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Armide Nana Edith Whipple

Armide Nana Edith Whipple

Female 1920 - 2001  (81 years)

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  • Name Armide Nana Edith Whipple 
    Birth 16 May 1920  Hollywood, Los Angeles, California Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Death 27 Sep 2001  Honolulu, Honolulu, Hawaii Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I146160  Whipple Descendants
    Last Modified 9 Nov 2013 

    Father James Cameron Mitchell Whipple,   b. 6 Jul 1892, Columbia, Maury, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 1 Sep 1980, Veterans Hospital, Miami, Dade, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 88 years) 
    Mother Armide Ayraud 
    Marriage 16 Aug 1919  Antilla, Cuba Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Divorce Yes, date unknown 
    Family ID F56662  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family James E. Johnson, Colonel 
    Marriage 1 Jun 1946 
    Children 
     1. Living
     2. Living
    Family ID F56666  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBirth - 16 May 1920 - Hollywood, Los Angeles, California Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDeath - 27 Sep 2001 - Honolulu, Honolulu, Hawaii Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Armide Nana Edith Whipple (1920-2001)
    Armide Nana Edith Whipple (1920-2001)
    Armide Nana Edith Whipple (1920-2001)
    Armide Nana Edith Whipple (1920-2001)
    Colonel James E. Johnson and Armide Nana Edith (Whipple) Johnson (1920-2001)
    Colonel James E. Johnson and Armide Nana Edith (Whipple) Johnson (1920-2001)
    "Wedding Day 1946"

  • Notes 
    • !SOURCE: Email from Greg Johnson (email hidden) to Weldon Whipple, 6 Nov 2013: "Armide was almost born in actor Rudolph Valintino's dressing room when her mother went into labor while on a movie set in Hollywood. Armide attended Fairfax High School in Los Angeles. She became a Big Band singer with several well known bands to include Bob Crosby, Ben Pollack, Les Brown and Chico Marx. Sang numerous duets with Mel Torme, and Hoagy Carmichael. Toured Aleutian Islands for USO with actress Linda Darnell during WWII. Gave up vocation after marrying James Johnson, who she met while singing at the Hotel del Coronado near North Island Naval Air Station."


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