Della Ferguson

(1882 - 1981)

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Della Ferguson
1882 - 1981
Born
May 13, 1882
Death
February 1981
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Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California 90042
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Della Ferguson was born on May 13, 1882. She died in February 1981 at 98 years of age. We know that Della Ferguson had been residing in Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California 90042.
Updated: February 06, 2019
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Della Ferguson died in February 1981 at 98 years old. She was born on May 13, 1882. We have no information about Della's surviving family. We know that Della Ferguson had been residing in Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California 90042.

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In 1882, in the year that Della Ferguson was born, on April 3rd, 34 year old outlaw Jesse James was shot in the back of the head by trusted friend and partner Robert Ford. Suspected of colluding with the Governor of Missouri, brothers Robert and Charley Ford were arrested, indicted, plead guilty, sentenced to be hung - then pardoned by the Governor. All in one day.

In 1932, she was 50 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.

In 1949, when she was 67 years old, comedian Milton Berle hosted the first telethon show. It raised $1,100,000 for cancer research and lasted 16 hours. The next day, newspapers, in writing about the event, first used the word "telethon."

In 1969, she was 87 years old when on January 20th, Richard M. Nixon became the 37th President of the United States. Previously the Vice President to President Eisenhower, Nixon was the only President to resign in office - in his second term.

In 1981, in the year of Della Ferguson's passing, on August 1st, MTV debuted. It was the first music video TV channel. The first music video played was the Buggles' "Video Killed the Radio Star" - the second was Pat Benatar's "You Better Run".

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