Vera Peers awoke to the shriek of a police car’s wheels at her front door: her daughter, Jayne Mansfield, 34, movie star, mother and mother of invention, was gone, dead from a car crash on Highway 90 in Slidell, Louisiana, en route to New Orleans. The Hollywood Reporter.
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1684 – Thomas Sperry and Elizabeth Farnes were married
1847 – James Bolton and Emily Jane Shriner were married
1872 – John Henry Lunt was born… 97 more words