Betty Rogers (1930 - 2009)

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Betty Rogers
1930 - 2009
updated February 06, 2019
Betty Rogers was born on October 15, 1930. She died on August 23, 2009 at 78 years of age. We know that Betty Rogers had been residing in Benton, Polk County, Tennessee 37307.

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Betty Rogers died on August 23, 2009 at 78 years old. She was born on October 15, 1930. We are unaware of information about Betty's family. We know that Betty Rogers had been residing in Benton, Polk County, Tennessee 37307.
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1930 - 2009 World Events

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In 1930, in the year that Betty Rogers was born, 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 1948, by the time she was 18 years old, on May 14th, the State of Israel was proclaimed by David Ben-Gurion, who became Israel's first Premier, and the U.S. officially recognized Israel. That evening, Egypt launched an air assault on Israel.

In 1950, Betty was 20 years old when on October 2, Charlie Brown appeared in the first Peanuts comic strip - created by Charles Schultz - and he was the only character in that strip. That year, Schultz said that Charlie was 4 years old, but Charlie aged a bit through the years.

In 1960, when she was 30 years old, on September 26th, the first televised debate for a Presidential campaign in the United States - Kennedy vs Nixon - was held. Seventy million people watched the debate on TV. The debate pre-empted the very popular Andy Griffith Show.

In 1982, at the age of 52 years old, Betty was alive when on June 30th, time ran out on the Equal Rights Amendment (ERA). The Amendment had only received 35 of the necessary 38 state ratifications. First sent to the states in 1972, the Amendment stated that "Equality of rights under the law shall not be denied or abridged by the United States or by any State on account of sex".

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Betty Rogers
around 1932 - Mar 16, 1941
Betty W Rogers
Born: around 1920
California, United States
Betty J Rogers
Born: around 1923
Pennsylvania, United States
Betty J Rogers
Born: around 1923
New York, United States
Betty June Rogers
1918 - 1974
Cro, Australia
Betty Evelyn Rogers
1932 - 1955
Geelong, Australia
Betty Loraine Rogers
1936 - 1937
Bendigo, Australia
Betty Rogers
Died: 1931
Warnambool, Australia
Betty Jo Rogers
Jun 11, 1938 - Feb 14, 2013
Betty R Rogers
May 8, 1930 - Dec 24, 2012
Betty Anabelle Rogers
Jan 7, 1923 - Mar 18, 2012
Betty Jane Rogers
Jun 15, 1925 - Sep 9, 2011
Betty May Rogers
Nov 29, 1929 - Apr 1, 1986
Betty Lou Rogers
Jul 22, 1936 - Mar 17, 2001
Betty Jo Rogers
Sep 28, 1933 - Mar 24, 1995
Betty Rogers
around 1870 - Oct 25, 1939
Betty J. (Caddell) Rogers
Born: around 1968
TX
Betty A. (Byford) Rogers
Born: around 1948
TX
Betty L. (Smith) Rogers
Born: around 1951
TX

Other Rogerses

Creola Rogers
Aug 10, 1922 - May 20, 2005
Saint Louis, MO
Ella L Rogers
Oct 26, 1912 - Nov 19, 1997
Melrose Park, IL
Gilbert Rogers
Jul 18, 1929 - May 1973
Willie H Rogers
Nov 27, 1925 - Apr 16, 1999
Dyersburg, TN
Vencil E Rogers
Mar 31, 1933 - Sep 16, 2001
Phoenix, AZ
Lillian S Rogers
Mar 12, 1933 - May 6, 2005
Paris, TN
Callie Rogers
Oct 10, 1931 - July 1974
Jacob H Rogers
Nov 2, 1928 - Jun 30, 1997
Erwin, TN
Raymond Rogers
Dec 23, 1931 - Jul 12, 1989
Milwaukee, WI
Walter Rogers
Jul 7, 1910 - August 1976
Brownsville, Tennessee
Jessie Rogers
May 31, 1971 - Aug 17, 2009
Memphis, TN
C Rogers
Oct 22, 1979 - January 1991
McMinnville, TN
Charles W Rogers
Jan 8, 1932 - Aug 11, 2010
Chapel Hill, TN
Helen B Rogers
Sep 2, 1931 - Jan 18, 2002
Knoxville, TN
Ralph E Rogers
Dec 22, 1925 - Aug 13, 1990
Gladys C Rogers
Feb 29, 1912 - Nov 29, 1996
Clarksville, TN
Bonnie S Rogers
Sep 2, 1932 - Aug 9, 2001
Ferndale, MI
Herbert H Rogers
Dec 5, 1932 - Jul 30, 2004
Maryville, TN
James H Rogers
Nov 9, 1934 - Feb 3, 1998
Powell, TN
Anna M Rogers
Mar 23, 1933 - Dec 15, 2002
Perry, FL

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James Freeman
Apr 13, 1931 - Oct 28, 2007
Pikeville, TN
Doyle W Chambers
Mar 3, 1934 - May 26, 2007
Athens, TN
Miles Murphy
Mar 21, 1931 - March 1976
Chattanooga, Tennessee
Jerry T Eiseman
Feb 24, 1935 - Nov 14, 2000
Chattanooga, TN
John P Hubbuch
Jun 30, 1935 - Feb 22, 2007
Nashville, TN
Dorothy C Reed
Jan 5, 1930 - Oct 18, 1999
Rossville, GA
Betty C Goodson
Nov 20, 1934 - Nov 1, 1999
El Cajon, CA
Elizabeth D Davis
Jul 31, 1932 - Apr 5, 2004
Littleton, CO
Marilyn M Williams
Feb 26, 1925 - Oct 4, 1999
Lookout Mountain, GA
Bobbie L Sample
Jun 10, 1930 - Feb 27, 1990
Polly Starr
Dec 29, 1931 - May 1978
Nellie K Jones
Nov 24, 1930 - May 3, 1999
Cleveland, TN
Otto W Crump
Aug 13, 1936 - Dec 3, 2007
Hollywood, FL
Harold Riggs
Sep 18, 1936 - June 1972
Robert L Holland
Feb 5, 1935 - Nov 1, 2001
Hixson, TN
David Mckinley Mayo
Aug 10, 1935 - Jul 11, 1997
Chattanooga, TN
Arnold L Dukes
Mar 15, 1935 - Aug 4, 1995
Geraldine Phillips McCommon
May 6, 1930 - Dec 8, 2000
Rossville, GA
Jesse L Townsend
Mar 16, 1934 - Sep 8, 2002
Far Rockaway, NY
Patsy R Bearfield
Nov 20, 1932 - Jan 26, 1998
Knoxville, TN
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