Claudette Vanwinkle (1942 - 1986)

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Summary

Claudette Vanwinkle’s biography is built and maintained by people like you. Create an online profile of Claudette so that her life is remembered forever. If any factual information is incorrect, please edit Claudette’s biography.

Claudette Vanwinkle Biography & Family History

This genealogy profile is dedicated to the life and ancestry of Claudette Vanwinkle and her immediate Vanwinkle family. Add to Claudette Vanwinkle's genealogy page to share your memories & historical research with her family and other genealogy hobbyists.

Birth

Death

Cause of death

There is no cause of death listed for Claudette.

Burial / Funeral

Do you know the final resting place - gravesite in a cemetery or location of cremation - of Claudette Vanwinkle? Add burial and funeral information.

Obituary

Last Known Residence

Ocean Springs, Jackson County, Mississippi

Average Age

Life Expectancy

Family

Add family members

Education

Did Claudette finish grade school, get a GED, go to high school, get a college degree or masters? What schools or universities did Claudette attend? Add education.

Professions

Share what Claudette did for a living or if she had a career or profession. Add Profession.

Military Service

It is unknown if Claudette Vanwinkle is a military veteran.

Middle name

Unknown. Add middle name

Maiden name

Unknown. Add maiden name

Surnames

Ethnicity

Unknown. Add Claudette's ethnicity.

Nationality

Unknown. Add Claudette's nationality.

Religion

Unknown. Was Claudette a religious woman? Add Claudette’s religion

Gender

Female

Family Photos

Pictures really do say a thousand words. Add photos of Claudette during various points of her life.

Timeline

1942 - In the year that Claudette Vanwinkle was born, on November 28th at 10:15p, a nightclub in Boston, the Cocoanut Grove, caught fire. The origins of the fire are unknown but it killed 492 people - the deadliest nightclub fire in U.S. history. Hundreds more were injured. The disaster was so shocking that it replaced World War II in the headlines and lead to reforms in safety standards and codes.

1952 - She was just 10 years old when on February 6th, George VI of England died from a coronary thrombosis and complications due to lung cancer. His eldest daughter, age 25, immediately ascended the throne as Elizabeth II and her coronation was on June 2 1953.

1961 - She was 19 years old when on May 5th, Navy Cmdr. Alan B. Shepard, Jr., made the first manned Project Mercury flight, MR-3, in a spacecraft he named Freedom 7. He was the second man to go into space, the first was Yuri Gagarin - a Soviet cosmonaut.

1967 - When she was 25 years old, on November 7th, President Johnson signed legislation passed by Congress that created the Corporation for Public Broadcasting (CPB), which would later become PBS and NPR. The legislation required CPB to operate with a "strict adherence to objectivity and balance in all programs or series of programs of a controversial nature".

1986 - In the year of Claudette Vanwinkle's passing, on January 28th, the space shuttle Challenger exploded 73 seconds after launch. All seven crew members died. The cause of the explosion was later found to be a failed O-ring. The O-ring failure was due to the unusually cold conditions at Cape Canaveral.

Claudette Vanwinkle Family Tree

Who was Claudette’s parents? Did she get married and did they have children? Share Claudette’s family tree to share her legacy and genealogy pedigree.

Claudette's Family
Add a parent
Add a parent
Claudette Vanwinkle
Add a partner
Add a child
Add a sibling

You can add or remove people from Claudette's family tree by clicking here.

Obituary

This obit of Claudette Vanwinkle is updated by the community. Edit this biography to contribute to her obituary. Include details such as cemetery, burial, newspaper obituary and grave or marker inscription if available.

Claudette Vanwinkle died in September 1986 at 43 years old. No cause of death has been entered for Claudette. She was born on December 2, 1942. We have no information about Claudette's surviving family. We know that Claudette Vanwinkle had been residing in Ocean Springs, Jackson County, Mississippi.

Memories

What do you remember about Claudette Vanwinkle? Share your memories of special moments and stories you have heard about her. Or just leave a comment to show the world that Claudette is remembered.

Write a comment

Other Records of Claudette Vanwinkle

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Other Biographies

Sources