Elsa Maxwell’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

May 24, 1883

Death Date

Nov 1, 1963

Age of Death

80 years

Cause of Death

N/A

Place of Death

Nov 1, 1963

Profession

Novelist

The novelist Elsa Maxwell died at the age of 80. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Known as the Hostess with the Mostess, she was the world’s premiere party-giver during the Roaring Twenties. She first gained fame as an author and gossip columnist.

She was born in Keokuk, Iowa, at a theater, during an opera performance.

Quotes

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“Bores put you in a mental cemetery while you are still walking.” (Elsa Maxwell)

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“Serve the dinner backward, do anything – but for goodness sake, do something weird.” (Elsa Maxwell)

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“Under pressure, people admit to murder, setting fire to the village church or robbing a bank, but never to being bores.” (Elsa Maxwell)

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“Existence is a party. You join after its started and you leave before its finished.” (Elsa Maxwell)

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“Seeing unhappiness in the marriage of friends, I was content to have chosen music and laughter as a substitute for a husband.” (Elsa Maxwell)