Bessie Fryson (1911 - 1981)

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Bessie Fryson
1911 - 1981
updated February 06, 2019
Bessie Fryson was born on September 23, 1911. She died in July 1981 at 69 years of age. We know that Bessie Fryson had been residing in Florida 32074.


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Bessie Fryson died in July 1981 at 69 years old. She was born on September 23, 1911. There is no information about Bessie's surviving family. We know that Bessie Fryson had been residing in Florida 32074.
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In 1911, in the year that Bessie Fryson was born, the United States Supreme Court broke up Standard Oil in May. John D. Rockefeller established Standard Oil in 1870 and it was the largest oil refinery at the time. The Supreme Court found that Standard Oil of New Jersey (one of the many iterations of Standard Oil) was guilty of "monopolizing the petroleum industry through a series of abusive and anticompetitive actions". The Court broke up the several entities that comprised Standard Oil and they eventually became competing firms.

In 1923, by the time she was just 12 years old, the A.C. Nielsen Company was founded in Chicago. It provided an audience measurement system that could provide radio station owners with information on their listeners and the popularity of their shows. Later, the Nielsen company became the basis for the fate of television programs.

In 1944, by the time she was 33 years old, on November 7th, Franklin Delano Roosevelt was reelected to a fourth term as President of the United States. Running against Thomas Dewey, Governor of New York, Roosevelt won 53.4 of the popular vote, Dewey got 45.9%.

In 1969, Bessie was 58 years old when 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 1981, in the year of Bessie Fryson's passing, on January 20th, Ronald Reagan became the 40th President of the United States. He ran against the incumbent, Jimmy Carter, and won 50.7% of the popular vote to Carter's 41.0%.

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Katie Fryson
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Claranette Fryson
Sep 29, 1955 - Sep 23, 2002
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Willie R Fryson
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Feb 10, 1943 - August 1992
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Jan 19, 1912 - November 1978
New York, New York

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