Rosemarie Stewart

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Rosemarie Stewart
Personal information
Full name Rosemarie Stewart Dench
Country represented  United Kingdom
Born (1914-06-22)22 June 1914
Woodbridge, Suffolk
Died September 2001 (aged 87)
Former partner Ernest Yates

Rosemarie Stewart (married name: Dench; 22 June 1914 – September 2001) was an English pair skater. She competed in the 1936 Winter Olympics in Garmisch-Partenkirchen in the pairs event with partner Ernest Yates. They placed 10th out of a field of 18 teams. She was born in Woodbridge, Suffolk.[1] After the Olympics she married Robert Dench and, together, they toured with the Ice Capades through the 1940s and the 1950s. Robert became an American citizen in 1944.[2][3][4] She and her husband published a book to introduce people to pair skating in 1943.[5]


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  2. ^ "Drama Notes". Chicago Tribune. 1944-02-20. pp. D6. 
  3. ^ "Advance Good For N.Y. Harris Icer". Billboard. 1955-09-17. p. 62. Retrieved 2009-11-04. 
  4. ^ "Talent Topics". Billboard. 1951-08-18. p. 56. Retrieved 2009-11-04. 
  5. ^ "Pair skating and dancing on ice". Antiquarian Booksellers' Association of America. 2009. Archived from the original on 24 July 2011. Retrieved 2009-11-04.