Bernice C Powell (1920 - 2011)

Bernice C Powell
1920 - 2011
updated February 06, 2019
Bernice C Powell was born on August 29, 1920. She died on January 24, 2011 at 90 years old. We know that Bernice C Powell had been residing in Gaithersburg, Montgomery County, Maryland 20877.

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Bernice C Powell passed away on January 24, 2011 at 90 years of age. She was born on August 29, 1920. We have no information about Bernice's family. We know that Bernice C Powell had been residing in Gaithersburg, Montgomery County, Maryland 20877.
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In 1920, in the year that Bernice C Powell was born, speakeasies replaced saloons as the center of social activity. After the 18th Amendment was ratified and selling alcohol became illegal, saloons closed and speakeasies took their place. Speakeasies, also called a blind pig or blind tiger, were "so called because of the practice of speaking quietly about such a place in public, or when inside it, so as not to alert the police or neighbors". There were a lot of them and they were very popular. And where saloons often prohibited women, they were encouraged at speakeasies because of the added profits.

In 1934, by the time she was only 14 years old, on November 11th 1933, an extremely strong dust storm hit South Dakota, stripping topsoil. Other strong dust storms had occurred during 1933. Severe droughts continued to hit the Great Plains and the dust storms devastated agricultural production as well as people's' lives for several years. The Roosevelt administration and scientists eventually determined that farming practices had caused the conditions that led to the dust storms and the changes they implemented in farming stopped the Dust Bowl.

In 1955, at the age of 35 years old, Bernice was alive when in January, President Eisenhower sent direct aid to South Vietnam. In February, U.S. advisors were sent to train troops.

In 1962, by the time she was 42 years old, on August 5th, actress and sex symbol Marilyn Monroe died in Brentwood California. She was ruled to have died from suicide due to a drug overdose. There has been controversy regarding the circumstances ever since, due to her relationships with Jack and Bobby Kennedy.

In 1987, by the time she was 67 years old, was the first time that a criminal in the United States - a serial rapist - was convicted through the use of DNA evidence.

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Nov 5, 1892 - November 1981
May 14, 1953 - Aug 22, 2003
Feb 7, 1933 - January 1972
Apr 8, 1910 - September 1984
Jun 16, 1902 - Jun 22, 1999
Aug 22, 1916 - Apr 25, 1998
Jan 13, 1899 - December 1974
Jun 11, 1874 - Sep 15, 1974
Oct 5, 1920 - Jan 7, 1995
Oct 15, 1908 - Nov 18, 1992
Oct 27, 1913 - May 17, 1988
Mar 12, 1927 - June 1982
Dec 29, 1918 - May 3, 1999

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Sep 18, 1905 - September 1980
Jun 2, 1916 - January 1985
Apr 18, 1881 - May 1971
Jun 4, 1919 - Sep 12, 2006
Sep 3, 1912 - June 1982
Oct 12, 1921 - October 1986
Feb 11, 1882 - February 1964
Jun 30, 1921 - Mar 7, 1990
Mar 30, 1920 - Dec 28, 2001
May 31, 1925 - November 1977
Jan 9, 1927 - Aug 12, 2006
Mar 30, 1922 - Oct 14, 2003
Oct 14, 1928 - Mar 24, 2004
Nov 17, 1900 - October 1983
Apr 20, 1926 - Apr 16, 2007
Jan 26, 1929 - Mar 12, 1985
Oct 14, 1930 - Jul 15, 1997
Nov 26, 1928 - Sep 12, 2007
Oct 18, 1932 - Apr 7, 1998
Mar 21, 1911 - August 1992

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Jan 19, 1921 - Aug 22, 2011
Aug 22, 1909 - September 1963
Dec 7, 1918 - Mar 30, 2001
Jul 24, 1918 - Jul 24, 2000
May 22, 1881 - October 1967
Mar 26, 1920 - Feb 4, 1991
May 10, 1916 - Feb 15, 2001
Jul 31, 1919 - May 1983
Aug 7, 1912 - November 1987
Apr 16, 1921 - Sep 17, 1999
Mar 28, 1914 - Sep 28, 1987
Sep 4, 1919 - Jan 29, 2011
Jan 5, 1917 - August 1991
Oct 16, 1893 - October 1982
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