Claribel Lear (1891 - 1977)

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Claribel Lear
1891 - 1977
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January 30, 1891
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January 1977
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Corvallis, Ravalli County, Montana 59828
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Claribel Lear was born on January 30, 1891. She died in January 1977 at age 85. We know that Claribel Lear had been residing in Corvallis, Ravalli County, Montana 59828.
Updated: February 6, 2019
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Claribel Lear passed away in January 1977 at 85 years old. She was born on January 30, 1891. There is no information about Claribel's surviving family. We know that Claribel Lear had been residing in Corvallis, Ravalli County, Montana 59828.

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In 1891, in the year that Claribel Lear was born, from March 9th through the 12th, a blizzard hit the south and west of England. Called the Great Blizzard of 1891, it led to snow drifts of up to 15 feet and killed 200 people and 6,000 animals. Fourteen ships sank.

In 1902, at the age of just 11 years old, Claribel was alive when the modern air conditioner was invented by Willis H. Carrier. The company that he worked for needed to find a way to control humidity and by solving this problem, Carrier created a system that could be used for cooling the rooms of a house. The Sun Belt thanks him!

In 1922, Claribel was 31 years old when the Lincoln Memorial was dedicated in Washington, D.C. on May 30th. More than 35,000 people attended the dedication including Lincoln's son, Robert Todd Lincoln, and many Union and Confederate veterans - although the audience was segregated. The Memorial took 10 years to complete.

In 1967, Claribel was 76 years old when on October 2nd, Thurgood Marshall was sworn in as the first black US Supreme Court justice. Marshall was the great-grandson of a slave and graduated first in his class at Howard University Law School. His nomination to the Supreme Court was approved by the Senate, 69 to 11.

In 1977, in the year of Claribel Lear's passing, on January 20th, Jimmy Carter became the 39th President of the United States. Running against incumbent Gerald Ford, he won 50.1% of the popular vote to Ford's 48.0%. He was elected to only one term.

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