Dawn B Plankinton (1920 - 2010)

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Dawn B Plankinton
1920 - 2010
updated February 06, 2019
Dawn B Plankinton was born on December 31, 1920. She died on March 6, 2010 at 89 years of age. We know that Dawn B Plankinton had been residing in Seattle, King County, Washington 98188.


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Dawn B Plankinton died on March 6, 2010 at 89 years old. She was born on December 31, 1920. There is no information about Dawn's immediate family. We know that Dawn B Plankinton had been residing in Seattle, King County, Washington 98188.
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In 1920, in the year that Dawn B Plankinton was born, the Volstead Act became law. Formally called the National Prohibition Act, the Volstead Act enabled law enforcement agencies to carry out the 18th Amendment. It said that "no person shall manufacture, sell, barter, transport, import, export, deliver, or furnish any intoxicating liquor except as authorized by this act" and defined intoxicating liquor as any beverage containing more than 0.5% alcohol by volume.

In 1933, by the time she was just 13 years old, on December 5th, the Twenty-first Amendment to the United States Constitution was ratified. The 21st Amendment said "The eighteenth article of amendment to the Constitution of the United States is hereby repealed." Alcohol was legal again! It was the only amendment to the Constitution approved for the explicit purpose of repealing a previously existing amendment. South Carolina was the only state to reject the Amendment.

In 1956, she was 36 years old when on May 20th, the U.S. tested the first hydrogen bomb dropped from a plane over Bikini Atoll. Previously, hydrogen bombs had only been tested on the ground. The Atomic Age moved forward.

In 1979, at the age of 59 years old, Dawn was alive when on March 28th, a partial nuclear meltdown occurred at the power plant at Three Mile Island Pennsylvania. Radiation leaked into the environment, resulting in a rating of 5 on a scale of 7 ("Accident With Wider Consequences") . It ended up costing $1 billion to clean up the site.

In 1997, at the age of 77 years old, Dawn was alive when on July 1st, Hong Kong was returned to China. In 1898, Great Britain was awarded Hong Kong for 99 years. In a subsequent agreement, China agreed to allow Hong Kong to remain capitalist. So the handing over of the area ended British rule but did not change the economic system of Hong Kong.

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