Dorcas Stewart (1895 - 1981)

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Dorcas Stewart
1895 - 1981
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September 26, 1895
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October 1981
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Durant, Bryan County, Oklahoma 74701
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Dorcas Stewart was born on September 26, 1895. She died in October 1981 at age 86. We know that Dorcas Stewart had been residing in Durant, Bryan County, Oklahoma 74701.
Updated: February 6, 2019
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Dorcas Stewart passed away in October 1981 at 86 years old. She was born on September 26, 1895. There is no information about Dorcas's family or relationships. We know that Dorcas Stewart had been residing in Durant, Bryan County, Oklahoma 74701.

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In 1895, in the year that Dorcas Stewart was born, on May 18th, Italy's first motor race was held. The race was 58 miles long - from Turin to Asti and back. Five cars started but only three completed the race. It was won by Simone Federman who drove a Daimler Omnibus - his average speed was 9.6 mph.

In 1943, by the time she was 48 years old, on March 31st, the Broadway musical Oklahoma! opened. Written by Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein II (the first of their string of successful collaborations), audiences loved it. The musical ran for 2,212 performances originally and was made into a movie in 1954.

In 1952, Dorcas was 57 years old when on February 6th, George VI of England died from a coronary thrombosis and complications due to lung cancer. His eldest daughter, age 25, immediately ascended the throne as Elizabeth II and her coronation was on June 2 1953.

In 1971, she was 76 years old when in March, Intel shipped the first microprocessor to Busicom, a Japanese manufacturer of calculators. The microprocessor has since allowed computers to become smaller and faster, leading to smaller and more versatile handheld devices, home computers, and supercomputers.

In 1981, in the year of Dorcas Stewart's passing, on January 20th, Ronald Reagan became the 40th President of the United States. He ran against the incumbent, Jimmy Carter, and won 50.7% of the popular vote to Carter's 41.0%.

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