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Betty v Nelson (1923 - 1996)

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Betty V Nelson
1923 - 1996
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November 24, 1923
Death
November 3, 1996
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Graham, Pierce County, Washington 98338
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Betty v Nelson was born on November 24, 1923. She died on November 3, 1996 at age 72. We know that Betty v Nelson had been residing in Graham, Pierce County, Washington 98338.
Updated: November 9, 2011
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Betty v Nelson passed away on November 3, 1996 at 72 years of age. She was born on November 24, 1923. We have no information about Betty's surviving family. We know that Betty v Nelson had been residing in Graham, Pierce County, Washington 98338.
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In 1923, in the year that Betty v Nelson was born, on November 8th and 9th, Adolf Hitler and his followers (the early Nazi party) staged the "Beer Hall Putsch" in Munich in an attempt to take over Bavaria (a state in Germany). They failed. Hitler was charged with treason and convicted, receiving a sentence of 5 years. He served under 1 year in jail.

In 1942, by the time she was 19 years old, from January 7th through April 9th, the Battle of Bataan was fought in the Philippines. At the end of the battle, the U.S. and Filipino forces surrendered and a three-year occupation of the Philippines by Japan began. Between 60,000 and 80,000 American and Filipino soldiers surrendered and were marched around 60 to 69 miles - most were beaten, abused, or killed. Named the Bataan Death March, it was later declared to be a war crime.

In 1959, at the age of 36 years old, Betty was alive when on January 3rd, Alaska became the 49th state of the United States and the first state not a part of the contiguous United States. The flag was changed to display 49 stars.

In 1988, at the age of 65 years old, Betty was alive when on December 16th, 1988 the popular film Rain Man was released. Featuring Dustin Hoffman and Tom Cruise. this film brought attention to autistic savants and was based on the "megasavant" Laurence Kim Peek. The film would later go to win four Oscars including Best Picture, Best Original Screenplay, Best Director and Best Actor in a Leading Role.

In 1996, in the year of Betty v Nelson's passing, 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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