Clara Patton

(1917 - 1993)

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Clara Patton
1917 - 1993
Born
June 8, 1917
Death
January 1993
Last Known Residence
Starkville, Oktibbeha County, Mississippi 39759
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Clara Patton was born on June 8, 1917. She died in January 1993 at 75 years old. We know that Clara Patton had been residing in Starkville, Oktibbeha County, Mississippi 39759.
Updated: February 06, 2019
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Clara Patton passed away in January 1993 at age 75. She was born on June 8, 1917. We have no information about Clara's surviving family. We know that Clara Patton had been residing in Starkville, Oktibbeha County, Mississippi 39759.

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In 1917, in the year that Clara Patton was born, it is believed that a worldwide influenza pandemic began in Asia. By 1920, it is estimated that 50 - 100 million died throughout the world (3 - 5% of the population). In the U.S. alone, 500,000 perished from what came to be called the Spanish Flu or the 1918 flu.

In 1935, at the age of 18 years old, Clara was alive when the BOI's name (the Bureau of Investigation) was changed to the FBI (Federal Bureau of Investigation) and it officially became a separate agency with the Department of Justice. J. Edgar Hoover, the Chief of the BOI, continued in his office and became the first Director of the FBI. The FBI's responsibility is to "detect and prosecute crimes against the United States".

In 1970, Clara was 53 years old when on May 1st, US troops invaded Cambodia, expanding the Vietnam War. The invasion of Cambodia was a Nixon policy, although it was argued against by both his Secretary of State and his Secretary of Defense.

In 1980, Clara was 63 years old when on December 8th, ex-Beatle John Lennon was shot and killed by Mark David Chapman in front of his home - the Dakota - in New York City. Chapman was found guilty of murder and still remains in jail.

In 1993, in the year of Clara Patton's passing, on January 20th, William J. Clinton became the 42nd President of the United States. He beat incumbent George H.W. Bush who was seeking his second term. Clinton won 43.01% of the popular vote to Bush's 37.45%. An independent candidate, Ross Perot, won 18.91% - the most votes for an independent candidate since Teddy Roosevelt's run for President in 1912.

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