Dorothy E James (1911 - 2009)

Dorothy E James
1911 - 2009
updated February 06, 2019
Dorothy E James was born on April 27, 1911. She died on July 20, 2009 at age 98. We know that Dorothy E James had been residing in Davenport, Scott County, Iowa 52807.
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Dorothy E James died on July 20, 2009 at 98 years of age. She was born on April 27, 1911. We are unaware of information about Dorothy's family. We know that Dorothy E James had been residing in Davenport, Scott County, Iowa 52807.
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In 1911, in the year that Dorothy E James was born, British physicist Ernest Rutherford (born in New Zealand), along with German physicist Hans Geiger, discovered the structure of an atom. He found that atoms had nuclei (a nucleus) and were circled by electrons, much as planets orbit the sun.

In 1929, Dorothy was 18 years old when on October 29th (Black Tuesday), the stock market crashed in the United States. Billions of dollars were lost and some investors committed suicide as a result, having lost their fortunes. This ushered in the 12 year, worldwide Great Depression.

In 1947, at the age of 36 years old, Dorothy was alive when on April 15th, Jackie Robinson joined the Brooklyn Dodgers, playing first base. He was the first black man to play in the Major Leagues. Since the 1880's, professional baseball had been segregated and blacks played in the "Negro leagues". He went on to play for 10 years.

In 1974, Dorothy was 63 years old when on February 5th, Patty Hearst, age 19 - granddaughter of William Randolph Hearst and daughter of publisher of the San Francisco Examiner Randolph Hearst - was kidnapped by the Symbionese Liberation Army, a left wing terrorist group. She was found, alive, 19 months later.

In 1985, by the time she was 74 years old, on March 15th, the first internet domain name was registered - Symbolics.com. Symbolics, Inc., a spinoff of the MIT AI Lab, was a computer manufacturer headquartered in Massachusetts. The company no longer exists and the domain name was sold 25 years later.

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