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 Dudley Shaw Richards

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Dudley Shaw Richards

  • Birth 4 Feb 1932 Providence, Providence County, Rhode Island, USA
  • Death 15 Feb 1961 Brussels, Arrondissement Brussel-Hoofdstad, Brussels-Capital Region, Belgium
  • Burial Providence, Providence County, Rhode Island, USA
  • Memorial ID 5603

Figure Skater. Partner of Maribel Yerxa Owen. Member of the 1960 Olympic team and the 1961 World Figure Skating team. The entire 1961 US Figure Skating Team, including coaches, family members, and crew perished as their plane crashed while enroute to the Worlds Figure Skating Championship in Prague, Czechoslovakia.


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Added: 6 Jun 1999
  • Find A Grave Memorial 5603
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Dudley Shaw Richards (4 Feb 1932–15 Feb 1961), Find A Grave Memorial no. 5603, citing Swan Point Cemetery, Providence, Providence County, Rhode Island, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .