Patricia Donnelly

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Patricia Donnelly
Born October 30, 1919
Died October 25, 2009
Title Miss America in 1939.
Predecessor Marilyn Meseke
Successor Frances Marie Burke
Spouse(s) Robin Harris

Patricia Donnelly Harris (October 30, 1919 – October 25, 2009) was Miss America in 1939.

Donnelly, from Detroit, Michigan, was the last to be crowned at the Steel Pier.[1] Donnelly married Robin Harris in 1948 and had two children named Amanda and Stephen. She died on October 25, 2009 at the age of 89.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Miss America History 1939". Archived from the original on 2006-09-23. Retrieved 2006-12-30. 
  2. ^ "In Loving Memory of Miss America 1939 Patricia Donnelly Harris". October 28, 2009. Retrieved March 7, 2011. 
Awards and achievements
Preceded by
Marilyn Meseke
Miss America
1939
Succeeded by
Frances Marie Burke