Adele B (Blanchard) Gross (1899 - 1995)

Adele B (Blanchard) Gross
1899 - 1995
updated June 01, 2020
Adele B (Blanchard) Gross, mother to 1 child, was born in 1899 in Connecticut. She was born into the Blanchard family and married into the Gross family. She was born to Anthony Blanchard and Mary C (Raval/Reveli) Blanchard, with siblings Nicholas, Frank, Lucy, and Florella. Adele married Samuel Ackerman Gross, and they gave birth to Ruth N Gross. She died on December 10, 1995 in Connecticut at age 96.
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Adele B (Blanchard) Gross
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Adele Gross was born in in Connecticut United States
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1850 - Unknown

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Mar 26, 1890 - May 1966
Jul 16, 1895 - Dec 11, 1984
Aug 19, 1892 - Sep 5, 1918
Aug 15, 1897 - Unknown

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Adele B (Blanchard) Gross, mother to 1 child, passed away on December 10, 1995 in Connecticut at 96 years of age. Adele was born in 1899 in Connecticut. She was born to Anthony Blanchard and Mary C (Raval/Reveli) Blanchard, with siblings Nicholas, Frank, Lucy, and Florella. She married Samuel Ackerman Gross, and they gave birth to Ruth N Gross.
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In 1899, in the year that Adele B (Blanchard) Gross was born, the meaning of Chinese "oracle bones" was rediscovered. Farmers in China had been turning up the bones in their fields for generations but most often they were ground up and sold as medicine. The chancellor of the Imperial Academy and a friend noticed, before they ground the bones, that they had writing. The bones had been used around the second millennium BC for divination.

In 1928, she was 29 years old when aviatrix Amelia Earhart, age 31, became the first woman to fly solo across North America and back in August. In June, she had been part of a 3 man crew that flew the Atlantic Ocean but since she had no instrument training, she couldn't fly the plane - she kept the flight log. The North American flight became one of her many "firsts" as a female pilot.

In 1958, by the time she was 59 years old, on January 31st, Explorer I, the United States' answer to Sputnik I (and 2,) was launched. America had entered the Space Race. The first spacecraft to detect the Van Allen radiation belt, it remained in orbit until 1970.

In 1978, when she was 79 years old, on July 25th, Louise Brown, the first "test-tube baby", was born at Oldham Hospital in London. Louise was conceived through IVF (in vitro fertilization), a controversial and experimental procedure at the time.

In 1995, in the year of Adele B (Blanchard) Gross's passing, on October 16th, the Million Man March took place on the National Mall in Washington DC. The March was organized to address "the ills of black communities and call for unity and revitalization of African American communities". An estimated 850,000 people attended.

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