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Beverly J Friend (1928 - 2006)

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Beverly J Friend
1928 - 2006
Born
May 9, 1928
Death
October 28, 2006
Last Known Residence
Newport, Penobscot County, Maine 04953
Summary
Beverly J Friend of Newport, Penobscot County, Maine was born on May 9, 1928, and died at age 78 years old on October 28, 2006.
Updated: October 1, 2011
Biography ID: 3209479

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Newport, Penobscot County, Maine 04953
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Beverly Friend passed away at age 78 years old on October 28, 2006. Beverly J Friend of Newport, Penobscot County, Maine was born on May 9, 1928.

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Beverly J Friend lived 6 years longer than the average Friend family member when she died at the age of 78.
The average age of a Friend family member is 72.
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1928 - 2006 World Events

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In 1928, in the year that Beverly J Friend was born, Mickie Mouse was born! He first appeared in Disney's Steamboat Willie, along with Minnie. Although they were in two previous shorts, this was the first to be distributed. Steamboat Willie took advantage of the new technology and was a "talkie" - music was coordinated with the animation. It became the most popular cartoon of its day.

In 1933, Beverly was just 5 years old when the day after being inaugurated, the new President, Franklin Roosevelt, declared a four-day bank holiday to stop people from withdrawing their money from shaky banks (the bank run). Within 5 days of his administration, the Emergency Banking Act was passed - reorganizing banks and closing insolvent ones. In his first 100 days, he asked Congress to repeal Prohibition (which they did), signed the Tennessee Valley Authority Act, signed legislation that paid commodity farmers to leave their fields fallow, thus ending surpluses and boosting prices, signed a bill that gave workers the right to unionize and bargain collectively for higher wages and better working conditions as well as suspending some antitrust laws and establishing a federally funded Public Works Administration, and won passage of 12 other major laws that helped the economy.

In 1947, she was 19 years old when in June, the Marshall Plan was proposed to help European nations recover economically from World War II. It passed the conservative Republican Congress in March of 1948. After World War I, the economic devastation of Germany caused by burdensome reparations payments led to the rise of Hitler. The Allies didn't want this to happen again and the Marshall Plan was devised to make sure that those conditions didn't arise again.

In 1966, Beverly was 38 years old when on July 1st, Medicare became available after President Johnson signed into law the Medicare Act in 1965. President Truman had received the first Medicare card since he had been the first to propose national healthcare law. insurance.

In 1985, Beverly was 57 years old when in May, a paper published in Nature by three British scientists reported that a huge hole was discovered in the ozone layer over the Antarctic. It was much larger than expected and is due to the use of manmade chemicals.

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