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Dorothy Seystahl (1917 - 1977)

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Dorothy Seystahl
1917 - 1977
Born
December 2, 1917
Death
November 1977
Last Known Residence
Bronx, Bronx County, New York 10466
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Dorothy Seystahl of Bronx, Bronx County, New York was born on December 2, 1917, and died at age 59 years old in November 1977.
Updated: October 6, 2011
Biography ID: 17333806

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Dorothy Seystahl passed away at age 59 years old in November 1977. Dorothy Seystahl of Bronx, Bronx County, New York was born on December 2, 1917.

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Dorothy Seystahl lived 15 years shorter than the average Seystahl family member when she died at the age of 59.
The average age of a Seystahl family member is 74.
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1917 - 1977 World Events

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In 1917, in the year that Dorothy Seystahl was born, on July 28, between ten and fifteen thousand blacks silently walked down New York City's Fifth Avenue to protest racial discrimination and violence. Lynchings in Waco Texas and hundreds of African-Americans killed in East St. Louis Illinois had sparked the protest. Picket signs said "Mother, do lynchers go to heaven?" "Mr. President, why not make America safe for democracy?" "Thou shalt not kill." "Pray for the Lady Macbeth's of East St. Louis" and "Give us a chance to live."

In 1929, at the age of merely 12 years old, Dorothy was alive when on March 4th, Herbert Hoover became the 31st President of the United States. Early in his presidency, the October stock market crash - "Black Tuesday" - occurred, which lead to the Great Depression. None of his economic policies were able to make a dent in the Depression. This lead to one term and the election of Democrat Franklin D. Roosevelt winning the 1933 election in a landslide.

In 1955, she was 38 years old when on September 10th the TV show "Gunsmoke" debuted on CBS. It went on to be television's longest-running western. Matt Dillon, Chester, Doc Adams, and Miss Kitty became household names.

In 1966, Dorothy was 49 years old when on July 1st, Medicare became available after President Johnson signed into law the Medicare Act in 1965. President Truman had received the first Medicare card since he had been the first to propose national healthcare law. insurance.

In 1977, in the year of Dorothy Seystahl's passing, on May 25th, Star Wars premiered in theaters. Eventually, it became the highest-grossing film of all time - until E.T. surpassed it a few years later. It was an immediate hit with theatergoers.

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