Delia Hickman (1913 - 2000)

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Louisville, Winston County, Mississippi

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Carole D Smothermon

Carole D Smothermon

Bales Family

Bales Family

Joyce Harriett Hickman Obituary

Joyce Harriett Hickman Obituary

William, Ira, & Clara (Hickman) Mohr

William, Ira, & Clara (Hickman) Mohr

John and Georgeanna (Jester) Hickman

John and Georgeanna (Jester) Hickman

Mary Lou Melton

Mary Lou Melton

Choctaw Nation?

Choctaw Nation?

Thomas Henry & Annie Owen Hickman

Thomas Henry & Annie Owen Hickman

Hickman-Stephens Family

Hickman-Stephens Family

William P. Hickman Obituary

William P. Hickman Obituary

Clarice and Norma Hickman

Clarice and Norma Hickman

Anna Mary Hickman Chappell

Anna Mary Hickman Chappell

Anna Mary Hickman

Anna Mary Hickman

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John Edward Hickman Jr. Carole D Smothermon Bales Family Joyce Harriett Hickman Obituary

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1913 - In the year that Delia Hickman was born, the Philippine–American War ended for good in June. While the official end of the war was in 1902, fighting continued for several years. An estimated 200,000 to 250,000 total Filipino civilians died and although the U.S. viewed its role as a colonial presence as one of preparing the Philippines for independence, American colonization drastically changed the character off the culture. The Catholic Church was no longer the state religion and English became the primary language of the government.

1932 - She was 19 years old when five years to the day after Lindbergh crossed the Atlantic, Amelia Earhart flew solo from Newfoundland to Ireland, the first woman to cross the Atlantic solo and the first to replicate Lindbergh's feat. She flew over 2,000 miles in just under 15 hours.

1950 - By the time she was 37 years old, in February, Joe McCarthy gave a speech alleging that he had a list of "members of the Communist Party and members of a spy ring" who worked in the State Department. He went on to chair a committee that investigated not only the State Department but also the administration of President Harry S. Truman, the Voice of America, and the U.S. Army for communist spies - until he was condemned by the U.S. Senate in 1954.

1973 - By the time she was 60 years old, on August 15th, amidst rising calls for the impeachment of President Richard Nixon, Congress imposed an end to the bombing of Cambodia.

1995 - She was 82 years old when on September 3rd, eBay was founded in San Jose California. Beginning as simply a place for Pierre Omidyar's girlfriend (now wife) to share her Pez passion and collection online, the site has become a multibillion-dollar business and operates in 30 countries.

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Delia Hickman died on February 15, 2000 at 86 years old. No cause of death has been entered. She was born on October 10, 1913. We are unaware of information about Delia's family. We know that Delia Hickman had been residing in Louisville, Winston County, Mississippi.

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