Dorothy A Fanning (1912 - 2001)

Dorothy A Fanning
1912 - 2001
updated February 06, 2019
Dorothy A Fanning was born on March 21, 1912. She died on May 7, 2001 at age 89. We know that Dorothy A Fanning had been residing in Oceanside, San Diego County, California 92056.


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Dorothy A Fanning died on May 7, 2001 at 89 years of age. She was born on March 21, 1912. There is no information about Dorothy's surviving family. We know that Dorothy A Fanning had been residing in Oceanside, San Diego County, California 92056.
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In 1912, in the year that Dorothy A Fanning was born, in October, former President Theodore Roosevelt was shot, but not killed, while campaigning for another term as President with the newly created Bull Moose (Progressive) Party. John Schrank was a Bavarian-born saloon-keeper from New York who had been stalking Roosevelt when he shot him just before a campaign speech. Shot in the chest (and showing the audience his bloody shirt), Roosevelt went on to give a 55 to 90 minute talk (reports vary on the length) before being treated for the injury. After 8 days in the hospital, Roosevelt went back on the campaign trail.

In 1927, by the time she was only 15 years old, aviator and media darling Charles Lindbergh, age 25, made the first successful solo TransAtlantic flight. "Lucky Lindy" took off from Long Island in New York and flew to Paris, covering  3,600 statute miles and flying for 33 1⁄2-hours. His plane "The Spirit of St. Louis" was a fabric-covered, single-seat, single-engine "Ryan NYP" high-wing monoplane designed by both Lindbergh and the manufacturer's chief engineer.

In 1933, by the time she was 21 years old, on December 5th, the Twenty-first Amendment to the United States Constitution was ratified. The 21st Amendment said "The eighteenth article of amendment to the Constitution of the United States is hereby repealed." Alcohol was legal again! It was the only amendment to the Constitution approved for the explicit purpose of repealing a previously existing amendment. South Carolina was the only state to reject the Amendment.

In 1980, by the time she was 68 years old, on April 24th, a rescue attempt was begun in the Iranian Hostage Crisis. The attempt failed and 8 US servicemen were killed. Eight helicopters had been sent for the mission, but only 5 arrived in operating condition., Since the military had advised that the mission be aborted if there were fewer than 6 helicopters, President Carter stopped it. Upon leaving, a helicopter collided with a transport plane and the men were killed.

In 1993, by the time she was 81 years old, on January 20th, William J. Clinton became the 42nd President of the United States. He beat incumbent George H.W. Bush who was seeking his second term. Clinton won 43.01% of the popular vote to Bush's 37.45%. An independent candidate, Ross Perot, won 18.91% - the most votes for an independent candidate since Teddy Roosevelt's run for President in 1912.

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Other Dorothy Fannings

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1916 - 1961
around 1913 - Jan 22, 1914
around 1924 - May 20, 1925
around 1933 - Unknown
around 1941 - Unknown
around 1908 - Unknown
Jul 8, 1905 - Sep 10, 1995
Aug 9, 1917 - Dec 18, 1993
Mar 10, 1919 - February 1986
Mar 24, 1904 - Jan 23, 1994

Other Fannings

Jan 15, 1905 - December 1983
Apr 26, 1907 - September 1985
Apr 23, 1901 - July 1968
May 8, 1883 - February 1975
Mar 21, 1919 - Sep 28, 1998
Jan 3, 1889 - April 1975
May 27, 1922 - Oct 24, 1993
Sep 8, 1888 - April 1969
Dec 13, 1884 - February 1966
Aug 22, 1913 - April 1968
Sep 7, 1897 - January 1963
Jul 30, 1924 - August 1979
May 8, 1903 - Jan 14, 1999
Sep 14, 1910 - January 1987
Mar 26, 1892 - July 1971
Dec 26, 1940 - Dec 9, 2010
May 8, 1916 - June 1994
Aug 25, 1895 - Dec 15, 1966
Aug 16, 1920 - Jan 20, 1992
Jun 20, 1927 - Dec 12, 2003

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Jun 30, 1906 - February 1980
May 10, 1908 - March 1985
Jul 11, 1907 - Apr 13, 2002
Apr 2, 1903 - Jun 4, 1993
Apr 3, 1889 - September 1976
Nov 24, 1903 - Aug 17, 1997
Jan 16, 1905 - March 1983
Nov 2, 1906 - Aug 14, 2002
Nov 20, 1899 - April 1970
Jun 14, 1912 - May 1982
Jul 6, 1914 - Jun 29, 1989
Feb 24, 1912 - September 1975
May 2, 1904 - April 1983
Mar 24, 1895 - September 1968
Apr 27, 1908 - Aug 10, 1989
May 23, 1916 - Jan 22, 1997
Aug 10, 1914 - Jan 9, 1993
Dec 15, 1910 - Dec 17, 1994
Jul 21, 1911 - May 12, 1993
Jul 20, 1911 - Aug 12, 1991
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