Betty Nilsson (1878 - 1963)

Betty Nilsson
1878 - 1963
updated February 06, 2019
Betty Nilsson was born on April 27, 1878. She died in June 1963 at age 85. We know that Betty Nilsson had been residing in Washington.
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Betty Nilsson passed away in June 1963 at 85 years of age. She was born on April 27, 1878. We have no information about Betty's surviving family. We know that Betty Nilsson had been residing in Washington.
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In 1878, in the year that Betty Nilsson was born, in Africa, the death of the last confirmed Cape lion occurred. The Cape lion was slightly larger than other lions and had black ears, a black mane, and black hair on its belly.

In 1882, Betty was only 4 years old when on September 4th, the switch to the first commercial electrical power plant in the U.S. - at 255-257 Pearl Street - was flipped by Thomas Edison. It lit one square mile of lower Manhattan and was powered by coal. The "electrical age" had begun.

In 1896, by the time she was 18 years old, on January 28th, the first ticket for speeding - called "furious driving" - was issued. Walter Arnold of Kent England was fined 1 shilling plus costs - for going 8 mph. The speed limit was 2 mph.

In 1954, when she was 76 years old, from April 22 through June 17th, the Army v. McCarthy hearings were held. The U.S. Army accused Roy Cohn (chief counsel to Senator McCarthy and later trusted mentor of Donald Trump) of blackmail. McCarthy and Cohn accused the U.S. Army of harboring communists. The Army allegations were found to be true. The U.S. Senate later censured McCarthy.

In 1963, in the year of Betty Nilsson's passing, on November 22nd, Vice President Lyndon B. Johnson became the 36th President of the United States when President John Kennedy was shot and killed in Dallas, Texas. Johnson was sworn in on the plane carrying Kennedy's body back to Washington D.C.

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