Bertha J Wilkinson (1925 - 1995)

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Bertha J Wilkinson
1925 - 1995
updated February 06, 2019
Bertha J Wilkinson was born on March 3, 1925. She died on May 19, 1995 at 70 years old. We know that Bertha J Wilkinson had been residing in Roanoke, Roanoke City County, Virginia 24012.


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Bertha J Wilkinson passed away on May 19, 1995 at 70 years of age. She was born on March 3, 1925. We are unaware of information about Bertha's immediate family. We know that Bertha J Wilkinson had been residing in Roanoke, Roanoke City County, Virginia 24012.
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In 1925, in the year that Bertha J Wilkinson was born, on November 28th, radio station WSM broadcast the Grand Ole Opry for the first time. Originally airing as “The WSM Barn Dance”, the Opry (a local term for "opera") was dedicated to honoring country music and in its history has featured the biggest stars and acts in country music.

In 1930, Bertha was just 5 years old when on August 6th, N.Y. Supreme Court Judge Joseph Crater went through papers in his office, destroyed some of them, withdrew all his money from the bank - $5,150, sold his stock, met friends at a restaurant for dinner and disappeared after getting into a taxi (or walking down the street - his friends' testimony later changed). His disappearance was reported to the police on September 3rd - almost a month later. His wife didn't know what happened, his fellow Justices had no idea, and his mistresses (he had several) said that they didn't know. While his disappearance was front page news, his fate was never discovered and after 40 years the case was closed, still without knowing if Crater was dead or alive.

In 1945, she was 20 years old when on December 5th, Flight 19 was lost in the Bermuda Triangle. All five planes and 14 airmen disappeared, as did 13 crew on a plane that was dispatched to find them. The official Navy reported the disappearance as "cause unknown".

In 1979, by the time she was 54 years old, on March 28th, a partial nuclear meltdown occurred at the power plant at Three Mile Island Pennsylvania. Radiation leaked into the environment, resulting in a rating of 5 on a scale of 7 ("Accident With Wider Consequences") . It ended up costing $1 billion to clean up the site.

In 1995, in the year of Bertha J Wilkinson's passing, on September 3rd, eBay was founded in San Jose California. Beginning as simply a place for Pierre Omidyar's girlfriend (now wife) to share her Pez passion and collection online, the site has become a multibillion-dollar business and operates in 30 countries.

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Jan 21, 1917 - Oct 19, 2007
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Sidney A Wilkinson
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Sarah Wilkinson
Sep 24, 1891 - June 1978
Wytheville, Virginia
Ethel Wilkinson
Jul 30, 1890 - January 1984
Glasgow, Virginia
Nora Wilkinson
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