Advertisement
Advertisement

Alline Collins (1909 - 1978)

A photo of Alline Collins
Add photo
Alline Collins
1909 - 1978
Born
July 1, 1909
Death
May 1978
Summary
Alline Collins was born on July 1, 1909, and died at age 68 years old in May 1978. Family, friend, or fan, this family history biography is for you to remember Alline Collins.
Updated: November 11, 2011
Biography ID: 84332686

Alline Collins' biography

Family, friend, or fan this Collaborative Biography is for you to show & tell Alline's life so that she is always remembered.
About Alline

Introduction

This section is to introduce Alline Collins with highlights of her life and how she is remembered. Select the pencil to add details.
Looking for another Alline Collins?
Alline Collins
Most commonly known as
Alline Collins
Full legal name
None stated
Other names or aliases

Name & aliases

Where did Alline Collins last live?
Last place lived

Last residence

July 1, 1909
Birthday
Unknown
Birth location

Birth details

Advertisement

Ethnicity & Family History

What is Alline's ethnicity and where did her parents, grandparents & great-grandparents come from?

Nationality & Locations

Where was Alline born and where did she live?

Education

Did Alline finish grade school, get a GED, go to high school, get a college degree or masters? What schools or universities did Alline attend?

Religion

dd/mm/yyyy
Baptism date
Unknown
Place of worship

Baptism date & location

Was Alline a religious woman?

Professions

Share what Alline did for a living or if she had a career or profession.

Personal Life

Share highlights of Alline's life. Experiences, organizations, & how she spent her time.

Military Service

Did Alline serve in the military or did a war or conflict interfere with her life?
May 1978
Death date
Unknown
Death location
Unknown
Cause of death

Death details

dd/mm/yyyy
Funeral date
Grave or burial unknown
Burial location

Gravesite & burial

Obituary

The below was generated. Please share Alline's obituary if available, or write one in your own words to preserve her memory.
Alline Collins passed away at age 68 years old in May 1978. Alline Collins was born on July 1, 1909. Family, friend, or fan, this family history biography is for you to remember Alline Collins.

Average Age & Life Expectancy

Alline Collins lived 2 years shorter than the average Collins family member when she died at the age of 68.
The average age of a Collins family member is 70.
Advertisement
Advertisement

Family Tree

Alline's immediate relatives including parents, siblings, partnerships and children in the Collins family tree.

Alline's Family Tree

Parent
Parent
Alline Collins Alline Collins
Partner
Child
Partner
Child
Sibling

Friends

Friends can be as close as family. Add Alline's family friends, and her friends from childhood through adulthood.

Add bio
Advertisement
Advertisement

Photos

Nobody has shared photos of Alline Collins! Please help add a face to the name by sharing a photo of Alline.

Photo
ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM
Advertisement

Comments

Leave a comment to ask questions, share information, or simply to show that you care about Alline.

Cancel
Advertisement
Advertisement
Followers & Sources
ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM
Advertisement

1909 - 1978 World Events

Refresh this page to see various historical events that occurred during Alline's lifetime.

In 1909, in the year that Alline Collins was born, explorer Robert Peary, a Rear Admiral in the U.S. Navy, claimed to have been the first to have reached the geographic North Pole. His claim has been disputed for over a century - some say that he ended up 60 miles from the North Pole. Peary was the only navigator on his team and he didn't submit his records for public review.

In 1930, when she was 21 years old, as head of the Motion Picture Producers and Distributors of America, William Hays established a code of decency that outlined what was acceptable in films. The public - and government - had felt that films in the '20's had become increasingly risque and that the behavior of its stars was becoming scandalous. Laws were being passed. In response, the heads of the movie studios adopted a voluntary "code", hoping to head off legislation. The first part of the code prohibited "lowering the moral standards of those who see it", called for depictions of the "correct standards of life", and forbade a picture from showing any sort of ridicule towards a law or "creating sympathy for its violation". The second part dealt with particular behavior in film such as homosexuality, the use of specific curse words, and miscegenation.

In 1957, by the time she was 48 years old, on September 24th, the "Little Rock Nine" (nine African-American students) entered Little Rock High School. Arkansas Gov. Orval Faubus had previously prevented the students from entering the school at the beginning of the term with the Arkansas National Guard - they blocked the door. President Eisenhower ordered federal troops - the 101st Airborne Division of the United States Army - to guard the students and allow them entry.

In 1963, she was 54 years old when on November 22nd, Vice President Lyndon B. Johnson became the 36th President of the United States when President John Kennedy was shot and killed in Dallas, Texas. Johnson was sworn in on the plane carrying Kennedy's body back to Washington D.C.

In 1978, in the year of Alline Collins's passing, on November 18th, Jim Jones's Peoples Temple followers committed mass suicide in Jonestown, Guyana - where they had moved, from San Francisco, as a group. Jones was the leader of the cult and ordered his followers to drink cyanide-laced punch, which they did. Whole families (women and children included) died - more than 900 people in all.

Other Biographies

Other Alline Collins Biographies

Other Collins Family Biographies

Back to Top