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 Elsa Maxwell

Elsa Maxwell

Birth
Keokuk, Lee County, Iowa, USA
Death 1 Nov 1963 (aged 80)
Manhattan, New York County (Manhattan), New York, USA
Burial Hartsdale, Westchester County, New York, USA
Plot Rosewood 2, Grave 1132
Memorial ID 686 · View Source
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Columnist, songwriter and professional party-giver. In her own words she was "a short, fat, homely piano player from Keokuk, Iowa with no money, no background...who decided to become a legend, and did just that!" Hosted a radio program, was a legendary party guest and hostess, best selling author, and introduced Maria Callas to Aristotle Onassis.


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Added: 1 Jan 2001
  • Find A Grave Memorial 686
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Elsa Maxwell (24 May 1883–1 Nov 1963), Find A Grave Memorial no. 686, citing Ferncliff Cemetery and Mausoleum, Hartsdale, Westchester County, New York, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .