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Adelle Davis Edit Profile

also known as Mistress Frank V. Sieglinger

Nutritionist , author

Adelle Davis, American nutritionist, author. Recipient Raymond Dart award, 1972, Brazilian Honor of Merit, 1971. Honorary fellow International College Applied Nutrition.

Background

Davis, Adelle was born on February 25, 1904 in Lizton, Indiana, United States. Daughter of Charles Eugene and Harriet (McBroom) Davis.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Univercity California at Berkeley, 1927. Master of Sciences, University Southern California 1939. Doctor of Science, University Piano, 1927.

Career

Supervisor nutrition Yonkers Public Schools, 1928-1930. Consultant nutritionist, Oakland, California, 1931-1933. Author, lecturer, consultant nutritionist, Los Angeles, 1934-1974.

Director West, Institutions for Achievement Human Potential.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Let’s Cook It Right, 1947, review edit., 1964. Let’s Have Healthy Children, 1951, review edit. 1973

    • Let’s Eat Right To Keep Fit, 1954.

      Let’s Get Well, 1965.

Connections

Married Frank V. Sieglinger, April. Children: George D. Leisey, Barbara A. Leisey.

father:
Charles Eugene Davis

mother:
Harriet (McBroom) Davis

spouse:
Frank V. Sieglinger

child:
Barbara A. Leisey Davis

child:
George D. Leisey Davis