Caroline Wilkinson (1882 - 1970)

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Caroline Wilkinson
1882 - 1970
updated February 06, 2019
Caroline Wilkinson was born on November 9, 1882. She died on July 15, 1970 at 87 years of age. We know that Caroline Wilkinson had been residing in Manhattan Beach, Los Angeles County, California 90266.


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Caroline Wilkinson passed away on July 15, 1970 at 87 years old. She was born on November 9, 1882. We have no information about Caroline's family or relationships. We know that Caroline Wilkinson had been residing in Manhattan Beach, Los Angeles County, California 90266.
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1882 - 1970 World Events

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In 1882, in the year that Caroline Wilkinson was born, 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 1891, at the age of just 9 years old, Caroline was alive when on June 25th, in the July issue of The Strand Magazine in London, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's character Sherlock Holmes appeared in a series of short stories for the first time. Doyle eventually wrote 4 novels and 56 short stories with Holmes as the main character.

In 1909, when she was 27 years old, explorer Robert Peary, a Rear Admiral in the U.S. Navy, claimed to have been the first to have reached the geographic North Pole. His claim has been disputed for over a century - some say that he ended up 60 miles from the North Pole. Peary was the only navigator on his team and he didn't submit his records for public review.

In 1948, when she was 66 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 1970, in the year of Caroline Wilkinson's passing, on April 10th, Paul McCartney announced that he was leaving the Beatles. (John Lennon had previously told the band that he was leaving but hadn't publicly announced it.) By the end of the year, each Beatle had his own album.

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