Gweneth Margaret Feynman

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Gweneth Margaret Feynman (Howarth)

Birthplace: Ripponden, West Yorkshire, UK
Death: Died in Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA, USA
Place of Burial: Altadena, Los Angeles, CA, USA
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Wife of Richard Feynman, Nobel Prize in Physics 1965
Mother of <private> Feynman

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About Gweneth Margaret Feynman

Gweneth Margaret Howarth Feynman, free-lance landscape artist, world traveler and widow of Nobel Prize-winning physicist Richard Feynman, died of cancer just days before her 56th birthday. Her final illness began while she was on a trip to Egypt. Mrs. Feynman was born in Ripponden, England, Jan. 4, 1934, and came to the United States in 1959. She was one of the key founders of the Noyes Library at Alfred E. Noyes Elementary School in Altadena and of the Arroyo Singers, a non-professional women's choral group that performed in the San Gabriel Valley.

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Gweneth Margaret Feynman's Timeline

January 4, 1934
Ripponden, West Yorkshire, UK
Age 25
December 31, 1989
Age 55
Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA, USA
Altadena, Los Angeles, CA, USA