Agnes Whildin (1896 - 1974)

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Agnes Whildin
1896 - 1974
updated February 06, 2019
Agnes Whildin was born on October 2, 1896. She died in June 1974 at 77 years of age. We know that Agnes Whildin had been residing in Lansford, Carbon County, Pennsylvania 18232.

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Agnes Whildin died in June 1974 at age 77. She was born on October 2, 1896. There is no information about Agnes's immediate family. We know that Agnes Whildin had been residing in Lansford, Carbon County, Pennsylvania 18232.
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In 1896, in the year that Agnes Whildin was born, on May 18th, the U.S. Supreme Court issued a ruling in the case of Plessy v. Ferguson. By a vote of 7 to 1, the Court upheld state racial segregation laws, introducing the idea of "separate but equal" facilities for races.

In 1913, when she was 17 years old, Henry Ford installed the first moving assembly line for the mass production of an entire automobile. It had previously taken 12 hours to assemble a whole vehicle - now it took only two hours and 30 minutes! Inspired by the production lines at flour mills, breweries, canneries and industrial bakeries, along with the disassembly of animal carcasses in Chicago’s meat-packing plants, Ford created moving belts for parts and the assembly line was born.

In 1931, when she was 35 years old, on May 1st, the Empire State Building opened in New York City. At 1,454 feet (including the roof and antenna), it was the tallest building in the world until the World Trade Center's North Tower was built in 1970. (It is now the 34th tallest.) Opening at the beginning of the Great Depression, most of the offices in the Empire State Building remained unoccupied for years and the observation deck was an equal source of revenue and kept the building profitable.

In 1969, when she was 73 years old, one hundred countries, along with the United States and the Soviet Union signed the nuclear nonproliferation treaty (NPT). It called for stopping the spread of nuclear weapons, the peaceful use of nuclear energy, and the goal of nuclear disarmament.

In 1974, in the year of Agnes Whildin's passing, on July 30th, the House Judiciary Committee adopted three articles of impeachment against President Nixon. He was charged with obstruction of justice, failure to uphold laws, and the refusal to produce material subpoenaed by the committee. In order to avoid impeachment, Richard M. Nixon announced that he would resign on August 8th, the first President to do so.

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John Whildin
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Aileen S Whildin
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Joliet, IL
Harlow R Whildin
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Thomas M Whildin
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Marie Whildin
Mar 14, 1916 - May 1988
Chicago, IL
Orville D Whildin
Jul 17, 1913 - Jun 10, 1992
Buffalo Grove, IL
Wayne Whildin
Mar 1, 1914 - March 1980
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Earl Whildin
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Alpha Whildin
Oct 23, 1889 - January 1981
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