Cecile Sanford (1920 - 1998)

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Cecile Sanford
1920 - 1998
September 16, 1920
April 8, 1998
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Portland, Clackamas County, Oregon 97222
Cecile Sanford was born on September 16, 1920. She died on April 8, 1998 at 77 years old. We know that Cecile Sanford had been residing in Portland, Clackamas County, Oregon 97222.
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Cecile Sanford passed away on April 8, 1998 at 77 years of age. She was born on September 16, 1920. We are unaware of information about Cecile's family or relationships. We know that Cecile Sanford had been residing in Portland, Clackamas County, Oregon 97222.

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In 1920, in the year that Cecile Sanford was born, in September, a bomb exploded in the J.P. Morgan bank building in New York City, killing 30 people immediately - 8 later died due to their injuries - and injuring another 200. Killing more people than the 1910 bombing of the LA Times (the deadliest terrorist act up until then), no one took responsibility and the perpetrators were never found. Italian anarchists were suspected of the bombing.

In 1943, she was 23 years old when on September 3rd, the Armistice of Cassibile was signed in Sicily. Under the terms of the Armistice, Italy surrendered to the Allied Powers. After the Armistice was made public on September 8th, Germany attacked and occupied Italy. It took 20 months of fighting for the Allies to reach the northern borders of Italy.

In 1966, by the time she was 46 years old, 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, at the age of 65 years old, Cecile was alive 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.

In 1998, in the year of Cecile Sanford's passing, on December 19th, the movie Titanic - based on the 1912 sinking of the ship and starring Leonardo DiCaprio and Kate Winslet - was released. Winning 11 Oscars, it was the first film to gross over a billion dollars and eventually grossed over $2 billion.

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