Carolyn Spann (1951 - 2010)

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Carolyn Spann
1951 - 2010
updated February 06, 2019
Carolyn Spann was born on January 9, 1951. She died on March 31, 2010 at age 59. We know that Carolyn Spann had been residing in Miami, Miami-Dade County, Florida 33133.


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Carolyn Spann died on March 31, 2010 at 59 years of age. She was born on January 9, 1951. There is no information about Carolyn's family or relationships. We know that Carolyn Spann had been residing in Miami, Miami-Dade County, Florida 33133.
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In 1951, in the year that Carolyn Spann was born, on June 25th, CBS began broadcasting in color. There were well over 10 million televisions by that time. The first show in color was a musical variety special titled "Premiere". Hardly anyone had a color TV that could see the show.

In 1965, she was only 14 years old when the television show "I Spy" premiered in the fall season on NBC. The stars were Bill Cosby and Robert Culp, making Cosby the first African American to headline a television show. Four stations - in Georgia, Florida, and Alabama - refused to air the show.

In 1978, at the age of 27 years old, Carolyn was alive when on July 25th, Louise Brown, the first "test-tube baby", was born at Oldham Hospital in London. Louise was conceived through IVF (in vitro fertilization), a controversial and experimental procedure at the time.

In 1989, by the time she was 38 years old, on November 9th, the Berlin Wall fell. The Wall was built by the East Germans to keep East Berliners from escaping into West Berlin, separating families and friends. When the head of the East German Communist Party announced that day that East Berliners could cross whenever they pleased, happy crowds surged across the border. People brought tools and took parts of the hated wall.

In 1994, by the time she was 43 years old, on May 6th, the Channel Tunnel or "Chunnel" was officially opened. The Chunnel is a railway tunnel beneath the English Channel that connects Great Britain to mainland France. Original plans for such a tunnel were developed in 1802 and approved by Napoleon Bonaparte but the British rejected the plan fearing that Napoleon would use the railway to invade.

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Carolyn A. (Tillett) Spann
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Carolyn E Spann
Dec 5, 1951 - Apr 9, 2002
Jackson, MS
Carolyn Spann
Mar 21, 1884 - May 1966
Hayward, California

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Jim Spann
Sep 12, 1882 - February 1967
Newberry, Florida
O B Spann
Aug 6, 1912 - Jan 14, 2000
Hanceville, AL
Dalton C Spann
May 10, 1908 - Nov 26, 1997
Slocomb, AL
Roosevelt C Spann
Jul 2, 1924 - Dec 28, 1994
New York, NY
Stepaney Spann
Feb 15, 1896 - January 1983
Archer, Florida
Willie Spann
Jan 15, 1905 - December 1974
Tampa, Florida
Vernon M Spann
Aug 27, 1956 - Sep 15, 1997
Jacksonville, FL
Charles F Spann
Apr 9, 1923 - Oct 27, 1994
Miami, FL
Winifred Spann
Apr 18, 1959 - Jan 13, 2007
Miami, FL
N D Spann
Nov 17, 1926 - Aug 15, 1988
Annie Spann
Feb 24, 1929 - Jan 14, 2009
Canandaigua, NY
Willie Spann
May 24, 1929 - November 1973
Abbeville, Alabama
Earl Spann
Aug 15, 1929 - May 1972
Nellie Spann
Nov 9, 1893 - March 1976
J v Spann
Oct 9, 1933 - September 1987
Jack G Spann
Jul 1, 1935 - Mar 4, 1995
Delray Beach, FL
Viola Spann
Jan 15, 1898 - May 1985
West Palm Beach, Florida
Geraldine H Spann
Aug 26, 1935 - Feb 20, 2010
Miami, FL
Carrie Spann
Mar 28, 1910 - July 1974
Archer, Florida
Jimmie Spann
Jan 17, 1944 - Oct 26, 2005
Greenville, South Carolina

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Miami, FL
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Miami, FL
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May 30, 1952 - August 1996
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Miami Beach, FL
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Miami, FL
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