Marvin Pierce American Football Player

Marvin Pierce (17 June 1893 – 17 July 1969) was president of McCall Corporation, the publisher of the popular women's magazines Redbook and McCall's. Marvin Pierce was born in Sharpsville, Pennsylvania to Scott Pierce and Mabel Marvin. Marvin was a 1916 graduate of Miami University, Oxford, Ohio. His ancestor, an early New England colonist, was also an ancestor of Franklin Pierce, the 14th President of the United States. At Miami University, where he was a member of Beta Theta Pi Fraternity, he was nicknamed "Monk" and was a stand-out athlete in football, basketball, baseball and tennis. He was inducted into Miami's Athletic Hall of Fame in 1972. Pierce's first marriage was to Pauline Robinson who was born in 1896 to Ohio Supreme Court justice, James E. Robinson and died on 23 September 1949. They had four children together: W magazine once described Pauline Robinson as "beautiful, fabulous, critical, and meddling" and "a former beauty from Ohio with extravagant tastes".

Personal details

Date of birth
June 17th, 1893
United States of America
Date of death
July 17th, 1969 at age of 76




1. Miami University Colleges/University

Miami University (informally known as Miami, Miami U, Miami of Ohio, and MU) is a coeducational public research university located in Oxford, Ohio, United States. Founded in 1809, it is the 10th oldest public university in the United States and the second oldest university in Ohio, founded four years after Ohio University. In its 2012 edition, U.S. News & World Report ranked the university 3rd for best undergraduate teaching at national universities , 90th in the overall rankings, 40th among U.S. public universities and 2nd among public universities in Ohio.

Type Liberal arts college
2013. 417 mil. $
2010. 348 mil. $
Institution colors
501 East High Street, 45056 - Oxford, Ohio
2013. 15,208
2010. 14,872
2009. 14,546
2013. 1,827
2010. 2,600
Acceptance rate
2013. 66.7 %
2010. 74.0 %
Local tuition
2013. 13.3 K $
2011. 13.2 K $
2010. 12.8 K $
2009. 12.3 K $
2008. 11.9 K $
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