Julia Child was born Julia Carolyn McWilliams – this week – August 15, 1912 in Pasadena, California and died this week – August 13, 2004 in Montecido, California. She married Paul Cushing Child over a long Labor Day weekend – 1 September 1946. She had met Paul Child while stationed in Sri Lanka with the OSS during World War II. The OSS is now known as the CIA. For her life’s work she received the Presidential Medal of Freedom from President George W. Bush in 2003. She was 92 years old.
Dallas Morning News – 13 Oct 1977
Hard Boiled Eggs
Dallas Morning News – 15 Dec 1977
Spaghetti Marco Polo
Dallas Morning News – 29 Dec 1977 And be sure to read her interview with Carol Sewall, Food Editor of the Dallas Morning News – 21 Oct 1976.