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Ada Zurbuch (1887 - 1972)

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Ada Zurbuch
1887 - 1972
Born
July 16, 1887
Death
December 1972
Last Known Residence
Wadsworth, Medina County, Ohio 44281
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Ada Zurbuch of Wadsworth, Medina County, Ohio was born on July 16, 1887, and died at age 85 years old in December 1972.
Updated: October 7, 2011
Biography ID: 34265186

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Ada Zurbuch passed away at age 85 years old in December 1972. Ada Zurbuch of Wadsworth, Medina County, Ohio was born on July 16, 1887.

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Ada Zurbuch lived 7 years longer than the average Zurbuch family member when she died at the age of 85.
The average age of a Zurbuch family member is 78.
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1887 - 1972 World Events

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In 1887, in the year that Ada Zurbuch was born, on July 1st, the assembly for the supports of the Eiffel Tower began . A wrought iron lattice tower, it was designed and built by Gustave Eiffel - who also contributed to the building of the Statue of Liberty. There are 18,000 pieces in the Eiffel Tower - which had to be built separately and then assembled in place - with rivets - to complete the Tower.

In 1923, by the time she was 36 years old, the A.C. Nielsen Company was founded in Chicago. It provided an audience measurement system that could provide radio station owners with information on their listeners and the popularity of their shows. Later, the Nielsen company became the basis for the fate of television programs.

In 1955, by the time she was 68 years old, on September 30th, movie star James Dean, 24, died in a car accident. He was headed in his new Porsche 550 to a race in Salinas California when, traveling at 85 mph, he collided with a 1950 Ford Tudor, also speeding, driven by a 23 year old college student. Dean died, his passenger and the other driver survived.

In 1968, Ada was 81 years old when on June 5th, Sen. Robert F. Kennedy was shot at the Ambassador Hotel in Los Angeles by Sirhan after celebrating his win in the California presidential primary. He died the next day at Good Samaritan Hospital.

In 1972, in the year of Ada Zurbuch's passing, on November 7th, Richard Nixon won re-election, amidst the dawning knowledge of the Watergate scandal, by 60.7% to anti-war candidate George McGovern's 37.5%.

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