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Cora Bosworth (1870 - 1966)

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Cora Bosworth
1870 - 1966
Born
September 19, 1870
Death
June 15, 1966
Last Known Residence
Waynesburg, Greene County, Pennsylvania 15370
Summary
Cora Bosworth of Waynesburg, Greene County, Pennsylvania was born on September 19, 1870, and died at age 95 years old on June 15, 1966.
Updated: October 6, 2011
Biography ID: 21143210

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Waynesburg, Greene County, Pennsylvania 15370
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September 19, 1870
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June 15, 1966
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Cora Bosworth passed away at age 95 years old on June 15, 1966. Cora Bosworth of Waynesburg, Greene County, Pennsylvania was born on September 19, 1870.

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Cora Bosworth lived 22 years longer than the average Bosworth family member when she died at the age of 95.
The average age of a Bosworth family member is 73.
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1870 - 1966 World Events

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In 1870, in the year that Cora Bosworth was born, on June 26th, Christmas was declared an official federal holiday in the United States. By 1860, 14 states had declared Christmas a legal holiday but the practice of celebrating Christmas was a local - and religious - choice previously.

In 1889, when she was 19 years old, on March 4th, Benjamin Harrison became the 23rd President of the United States. His grandfather, William Henry Harrison, was the 9th President of the United States. His father, John Scott Harrison - son of William Henry - was in the U.S. House of Representatives.

In 1924, by the time she was 54 years old, on January 21st, Vladimir Lenin, a leader of the Russian Revolution and the first leader of the Soviet Union died. He had survived two assassination attempts but had subsequent physical problems, suffering 3 strokes. He was in such great pain, it is said that he asked Stalin to poison him. The circumstances of his death are still disputed. He did oppose Stalin as the next leader - nonetheless, Stalin won a power struggle and ruled as a Soviet dictator until his death in 1953.

In 1949, by the time she was 79 years old, on January 25th, the first Emmy Awards (for television) were handed out in Los Angeles. Shirley Dinsdale won for the Most Outstanding Television Personality and Pantomime Quiz Time earned an Emmy for the Most Popular Television Program.

In 1966, in the year of Cora Bosworth's passing, 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.

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