Last Updated: Jul 19, 2016 Views: 8
I have seen at least 5 different dates for her birth year...including our own online catalog which lists 1905. According to one interviewer Eckhardt was rather vague when questioned about her birthdate. Kirk Nelson, glass historian, however, confirms that Eckhardt''s birth date is Jan. 28, 1905. That information came from the executor of her estate who had a birth certificate in hand.