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Dorothy Maynor

AKA Dorothy Leigh Maynor

Born: 3-Sep-1910
Birthplace: Norfolk, VA
Died: 19-Feb-1996
Location of death: West Chester, PA
Cause of death: unspecified

Gender: Female
Religion: African Methodist Episcopal
Race or Ethnicity: Black
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Singer

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Soprano, founder of Harlem School of the Arts

Father: J. Mainor (AME minister)
Husband: Shelby Rooks (Presbyterian pastor, m. 27-Jun-1942)

    High School: Hampton Institute, Hampton, VA (1933)
    University: Westminster Choir School, Princeton, NJ
    Administrator: Founder, Harlem School of the Arts (1963)
    Administrator: Executive Director, Harlem School of the Arts (1963-79)

    New York Metropolitan Opera Board of Directors

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