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Muir [married name Leuckert], Jean Elizabeth (1928-1995), dress designer

Fiona MacCarthy

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 | ISBN: 9780198614111
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/58049
Muir [married name Leuckert], Jean Elizabeth (1928-1995), dress designer

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Muir [married name Leuckert], Jean Elizabeth (1928-1995), dress designer, was born on 17 July 1928 at Queen Charlotte's Hospital, London, the daughter of Cyril Vernon Muir, draper's floor superintendent, and his wife, Phyllis Evelyn Coy. Later she preferred to give her birth date as 1933. She attributed her creative pragmatism ...

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