Della Freeman (1916 - 1978)

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Della Freeman
1916 - 1978
updated February 06, 2019
Della Freeman was born on July 4, 1916. She died in September 1978 at 62 years old.

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Della Freeman passed away in September 1978 at age 62. She was born on July 4, 1916. There is no information about Della's family or relationships.
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In 1916, in the year that Della Freeman was born, visiting nurse Margaret Sanger opened the first birth control clinic in the U.S. at 46 Amboy St. in Brooklyn New York. Ten days after the clinic opened, Sanger was arrested for "violating laws against giving out birth control information" which was defined as obscenity. The clinic was not handing out birth control - just information about sex and birth control methods. (The Comstock law categorized information about abortion, family planning, and contraception as “obscene”.) The clinics and organizations that Sanger established later evolved into the Planned Parenthood Federation of America.

In 1925, she was only 9 years old when gangster Al "Scarface" Capone took over the Chicago bootlegging racket at age 26. Previously right hand man to boss Johnny Torrio, Capone took over when Torrio was shot and severely injured and decided to resign. The bootlegging and brothel organization was massive and when asked what he did, Capone often replied "I am just a businessman, giving the people what they want".

In 1947, she was 31 years old when in June, the Marshall Plan was proposed to help European nations recover economically from World War II. It passed the conservative Republican Congress in March of 1948. After World War I, the economic devastation of Germany caused by burdensome reparations payments led to the rise of Hitler. The Allies didn't want this to happen again and the Marshall Plan was devised to make sure that those conditions didn't arise again.

In 1957, at the age of 41 years old, Della was alive when on October 4th, the Soviet Union launched Sputnik I, the first man made earth-orbiting satellite - and triggered the Space Race. Sputnik I was only 23 inches in diameter and had no tracking equipment, only 4 antennas, but it had a big impact.

In 1978, in the year of Della Freeman's passing, on July 25th, Louise Brown, the first "test-tube baby", was born at Oldham Hospital in London. Louise was conceived through IVF (in vitro fertilization), a controversial and experimental procedure at the time.

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Jan 3, 1956 - July 1986
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Feb 11, 1902 - July 1984
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Bruce G Freeman
Mar 11, 1927 - Jul 18, 2007
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Joan C Freeman
Sep 22, 1921 - Apr 14, 2005
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Billy P Freeman
May 21, 1928 - Jul 25, 1999
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Mary Freeman
May 9, 1893 - March 1985
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Marvin O Freeman
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Idana G Freeman
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