Dorothy Pressley (1914 - 1987)

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Dorothy Pressley
1914 - 1987
updated February 06, 2019
Dorothy Pressley was born on March 28, 1914. She died in January 1987 at age 72. We know that Dorothy Pressley had been residing in Lake Worth, Palm Beach County, Florida 33460.

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Dorothy Pressley died in January 1987 at 72 years of age. She was born on March 28, 1914. There is no information about Dorothy's family. We know that Dorothy Pressley had been residing in Lake Worth, Palm Beach County, Florida 33460.
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1914 - 1987 World Events

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In 1914, in the year that Dorothy Pressley was born, in August, the Panama Canal opened to traffic. Begun by the French in the 1880's and abandoned, the United States undertook further construction in 1904. After 10 years, and the elimination of malaria carrying mosquitoes (which caused immense delays for the French and the Americans), the 48 mile long artificial waterway - a series of locks - created a shortcut for ships traveling between the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans.

In 1952, by the time she was 38 years old, 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 1960, at the age of 46 years old, Dorothy was alive when on September 26th, the first televised debate for a Presidential campaign in the United States - Kennedy vs Nixon - was held. Seventy million people watched the debate on TV. The debate pre-empted the very popular Andy Griffith Show.

In 1977, at the age of 63 years old, Dorothy was alive when on January 21st, President Carter pardoned "draft dodgers" - men who avoided the draft during the Vietnam War. He fulfilled a campaign promise with the pardon. But it only applied to civilian evaders - the estimated 500,000 to 1 million active-duty personnel who went AWOL were not included.

In 1987, in the year of Dorothy Pressley's passing, was the first time that a criminal in the United States - a serial rapist - was convicted through the use of DNA evidence.

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Apr 20, 1945 - May 25, 2002
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Dec 14, 1926 - Feb 20, 1996
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Feb 25, 1883 - October 1965
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Jan 22, 1957 - March 1985
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Marcellus Pressley
Apr 26, 1929 - March 1983
Lillie Pressley
Feb 22, 1931 - May 1970
John Pressley
Aug 2, 1923 - Jun 27, 2000
Bradenton, FL
Lucy Pressley
Apr 5, 1902 - May 1972
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Rosa L Pressley
Oct 19, 1911 - Nov 15, 1993
Boynton Beach, FL
Minnie Lee Pressley
Oct 25, 1931 - Jan 25, 2011
Zephyrhills, Florida
Fedonia Pressley
Aug 23, 1905 - Apr 25, 1990
Fort Lauderdale, FL
Annie B Pressley
Jan 3, 1910 - Aug 5, 1992
Utica, NY
Susanna Pressley
Sep 15, 1909 - November 1971
Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Tonjar Aneta Pressley
Jun 20, 1970 - Mar 26, 2011
Pensacola, Florida
Christine Y Pressley
Jun 22, 1940 - Jan 3, 1990
Lakeland, FL
Foie L Pressley
May 8, 1938 - Aug 1, 2001
Cleveland, TN
Christophe M Pressley
Sep 3, 1964 - Jul 9, 1998
Bluff City, TN
Ben Pressley
Nov 25, 1926 - Jun 1, 1992
Philadelphia, PA
Marc L Pressley
Oct 20, 1948 - May 23, 2005
Lakeland, FL
Lora C Pressley
Nov 21, 1908 - Apr 7, 2003
Brooksville, FL
Linda G Pressley
Oct 25, 1952 - Nov 14, 2006
Jacksonville, FL

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Ocoee, FL
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