Deirdre T Cotton (1937 - 2009)

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Summary

Deirdre T Cotton’s biography is built and maintained by people like you. Create an online profile of Deirdre so that her life is remembered forever. If any factual information is incorrect, please edit Deirdre’s biography.

Deirdre T Cotton Biography & Family History

This genealogy profile is dedicated to the life and ancestry of Deirdre T Cotton and her immediate Cotton family. Add to Deirdre T Cotton'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 Deirdre.

Burial / Funeral

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

Obituary

Last Known Residence

Detroit, Wayne County, Michigan

Average Age

Life Expectancy

Family

Add family members

Education

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

Professions

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

Military Service

It is unknown if Deirdre T Cotton is a military veteran.

Middle name

T

Maiden name

Unknown. Add maiden name

Surnames

Ethnicity

Unknown. Add Deirdre's ethnicity.

Nationality

Unknown. Add Deirdre's nationality.

Religion

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

Gender

Female

Family Photos

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

Timeline

1937 - In the year that Deirdre T Cotton was born, on May 6th, the German zeppelin the Hindenburg caught fire and blew up. The Hindenburg was a passenger ship traveling to Frankfurt Germany. It tried to dock in New Jersey, one of the stops, and something went wrong - it blew up. Thirty-six people were killed out of the 97 on board - 13 passengers, 22 crewmen, and one ground worker. The reasons for the explosion are still disputed.

1942 - Deirdre was merely 5 years old when from January 7th through April 9th, the Battle of Bataan was fought in the Philippines. At the end of the battle, the U.S. and Filipino forces surrendered and a three-year occupation of the Philippines by Japan began. Between 60,000 and 80,000 American and Filipino soldiers surrendered and were marched around 60 to 69 miles - most were beaten, abused, or killed. Named the Bataan Death March, it was later declared to be a war crime.

1960 - Deirdre was 23 years old when on September 26th, the first televised debate for a Presidential campaign in the United States - Kennedy vs Nixon - was held. Seventy million people watched the debate on TV. The debate pre-empted the very popular Andy Griffith Show.

1966 - At the age of 29 years old, Deirdre was alive when on September 8th, the first Star Trek episode, "The Man Trap," was broadcast on NBC. The plot concerned a creature that sucked salt from human bodies. The original series only aired for 3 seasons due to low ratings.

1976 - At the age of 39 years old, Deirdre was alive when The United States celebrated the Bicentennial of the adoption of the Declaration of Independence. It was a year long celebration, with the biggest events taking place on July 4th.

Deirdre T Cotton Family Tree

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

Deirdre's Family
Add a parent
Add a parent
Deirdre T Cotton
Add a partner
Add a child
Add a sibling

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

Obituary

This obit of Deirdre T Cotton 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.

Deirdre T Cotton passed away on January 17, 2009 at age 71. No cause of death has been entered for Deirdre. She was born on June 9, 1937. There is no information about Deirdre's surviving family. We know that Deirdre T Cotton had been residing in Detroit, Wayne County, Michigan.

Memories

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

Write a comment

Other Records of Deirdre T Cotton

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Other Biographies

Sources