Betty Jean (Amelang) Fowler (1929 - 2019)

Betty Jean (Amelang) Fowler
1929 - 2019
updated February 10, 2019
Betty Jean (Amelang) Fowler was born on August 20, 1929 in Iowa. She was born into the Amelang family and married into the Fowler family. She was born to Bessie Lillian Dyer Amelang and Robert Edward Amelang, with siblings Albert, Anna, William, Carl, Marie, Fredrick, and Mary. Betty died on February 5, 2019 in Ottumwa, Iowa at age 89.
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Betty Jean (Amelang) Fowler
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Fowler, Amelang
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Betty Fowler was born on in Iowa United States
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Betty Fowler died on in Ottumwa, Wapello County, Iowa United States 52501
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Betty Fowler was born on in Iowa United States
Betty Fowler died on in Ottumwa, Wapello County, Iowa United States 52501
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Betty Jean (Amelang) Fowler passed away on February 5, 2019 in Ottumwa, Iowa at age 89. She was born on August 20, 1929 in Iowa. She was born to Bessie Lillian Dyer Amelang and Robert Edward Amelang, with siblings Albert, Anna, William, Carl, Marie, Fredrick, and Mary.
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In 1929, in the year that Betty Jean (Amelang) Fowler was born, on October 29th (Black Tuesday), the stock market crashed in the United States. Billions of dollars were lost and some investors committed suicide as a result, having lost their fortunes. This ushered in the 12 year, worldwide Great Depression.

In 1941, she was only 12 years old when on June 25th, President Roosevelt signed Executive Order 8802, prohibiting racial discrimination in the defense industry. EO 8802 was the first federal action to prohibit employment discrimination - without prejudice as to "race, creed, color, or national origin" - in the U.S. Civil Rights groups had planned a march on Washington D.C. to protest for equal rights but with the signing of the Order, they canceled the March.

In 1978, Betty was 49 years old when on July 25th, Louise Brown, the first "test-tube baby", was born at Oldham Hospital in London. Louise was conceived through IVF (in vitro fertilization), a controversial and experimental procedure at the time.

In 1981, when she was 52 years old, 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%.

In 1996, at the age of 67 years old, Betty was alive when on April 3rd, Theodore Kaczynski (nicknamed the Unabomber) was arrested. His mailed or hand-delivered bombs, sent between 1978 and 1995, killed three people and injured 23 others. Diagnosed as suffering from paranoid schizophrenia, Kaczynski is serving 8 life sentences without the possibility of parole.

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