Anna Decker (1908 - 1998)

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Anna Decker
1908 - 1998
updated February 06, 2019
Anna Decker was born on August 25, 1908. She died on March 23, 1998 at age 89. We know that Anna Decker had been residing in Staten Island, Richmond County, New York.

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Anna Decker passed away on March 23, 1998 at 89 years of age. She was born on August 25, 1908. There is no information about Anna's family. We know that Anna Decker had been residing in Staten Island, Richmond County, New York.
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In 1908, in the year that Anna Decker was born, Henry Ford developed the first Model T automobile, often called the Tin Lizzy or flivver. Produced from 1908 through 1927, it first sold for $850 - which made it affordable for every middle class family. Previously, cars were the province of the upper class and the introduction of the Model T and its availability changed U.S. culture. Within days of its release, over 15,000 cars had been ordered.

In 1922, she was merely 14 years old when on November 4th, British Egyptologists George Carnarvon and Howard Carter unearthed the first step leading to King Tutankhamen's tomb in the Valley of the Kings. By the end of the month they had unearthed the steps and broken through the door into the intact tomb. This was the only tomb that had remained unlooted that had been found (and is, to date). Filled with gold, jewels, and ancient everyday items, the find was priceless - in terms of money and history.

In 1935, when she was 27 years old, on August 14, the Social Security Act was signed into law. The purpose was to "provide federal assistance to those unable to work". The law established the Social Security Administration whose primary focus was to "provide aid for the elderly, the unemployed, and children". The Act survived many Supreme Court challenges and the Administration continues until today.

In 1941, Anna was 33 years old when in his State of the Union address on January 6th, President Roosevelt detailed the "four freedoms" that everyone in the world should have: Freedom of speech, Freedom of worship, Freedom from want, and Freedom from fear. In the same speech, he outlined the benefits of democracy which he said were economic opportunity, employment, social security, and the promise of "adequate health care".

In 1998, in the year of Anna Decker's passing, on December 19th, the movie Titanic - based on the 1912 sinking of the ship and starring Leonardo DiCaprio and Kate Winslet - was released. Winning 11 Oscars, it was the first film to gross over a billion dollars and eventually grossed over $2 billion.

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Oct 6, 1951 - Jan 5, 2010
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Joanne M Decker
May 13, 1962 - Mar 12, 2007
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Dec 17, 1959 - Jul 14, 2006
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Bradley R Decker
Mar 4, 1961 - Mar 21, 2011
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Nov 16, 1981 - Sep 8, 2001
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Jan 4, 1904 - May 1973
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Dec 29, 1899 - December 1983
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