Helen Corbitt

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Birthday
25, 1906
Birthplace
New York
Death Date
Jan 17, 1978 (71)
Birth Sign
Aquarius
Birthday
25, 1906
Birthplace
New York
Death Date
Jan 17, 1978 (71)

About

Chef, cookbook author, and healthy cuisine advocate who served as Director of Food Services at Neiman-Marcus.

Before Fame

She attended Skidmore College and later worked as a dietitian at New York's Cornell Medical Center.

Trivia

She was the first female chef to receive the prestigious Golden Plate Award.

Family Life

She was born in Benson, New York, and eventually moved to Texas. She died in Dallas at age seventy-one.

Associated With

In a Los Angeles Times article, she was compared to famous chef Julia Child.