Bessie Wilkinson (1904 - 1985)

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Bessie Wilkinson
1904 - 1985
updated February 06, 2019
Bessie Wilkinson was born on October 3, 1904. She died in January 1985 at 80 years of age. We know that Bessie Wilkinson had been residing in Crowley, Tarrant County, Texas 76036.


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Bessie Wilkinson passed away in January 1985 at age 80. She was born on October 3, 1904. We are unaware of information about Bessie's family or relationships. We know that Bessie Wilkinson had been residing in Crowley, Tarrant County, Texas 76036.
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In 1904, in the year that Bessie Wilkinson was born, the Russo-Japanese war began. The Russian Empire and the Japanese Empire began fighting over the territories of Manchuria and Korea. Russia wanted a warm water port on the Pacific Ocean while Japan feared growing encroachment from Russia into Asia. So the Japan fleet launched a surprise attack on the Russian Navy and a one year war began. President Roosevelt of the United States brokered peace between the two nations. It was the first time in the modern era that an Asian power showed its dominance over a European power.

In 1939, by the time she was 35 years old, in May, Disney's Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, the first full-length animated film, reached a total international gross of $6.5 million which made it (to then) the most successful sound film of all time. First released in December 1937, it was originally dubbed "Disney's Folly" but the premiere received a standing ovation from the audience. At the 11th Academy Awards in February 1939, Walt Disney won an Academy Honorary Award - a full-size Oscar statuette and seven miniature ones - for Snow White.

In 1951, when she was 47 years old, on April 5th, Julius and Ethel Rosenberg (husband and wife) were sentenced to death for treason. They were executed on June 19th. American citizens, they were convicted of spying for the Soviet Union. Their two young sons were adopted by a high school teacher and his wife.

In 1975, when she was 71 years old, in January, Popular Mechanics featured the Altair 8800 on it's cover. The Altair home computer kit allowed consumers to build and program their own personal computers. Thousands were sold in the first month.

In 1985, in the year of Bessie Wilkinson's passing, on March 15th, the first internet domain name was registered - Symbolics, Inc., a spinoff of the MIT AI Lab, was a computer manufacturer headquartered in Massachusetts. The company no longer exists and the domain name was sold 25 years later.

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Jun 22, 1910 - Jun 24, 1994
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Dec 2, 1901 - November 1992
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Paul A Wilkinson
Feb 10, 1915 - Apr 14, 1993
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