Dorothy Smith (1921 - 1978)

Dorothy Smith
1921 - 1978
updated February 06, 2019
Dorothy Smith was born on February 28, 1921. She died in September 1978 at 57 years old.

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Dorothy Smith passed away in September 1978 at age 57. She was born on February 28, 1921. We are unaware of information about Dorothy's family or relationships.
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In 1921, in the year that Dorothy Smith was born, in May, the Emergency Quota Act - or Emergency Immigration Act - was passed. The law restricted the number of immigrants to 357,000 per year. It also established an immigration quota in which only 3 per cent of the total population of any ethnic group already in the USA in 1910, could be admitted to America after 1921. Although the Act was supposed to be temporary, it stayed in effect until 1965.

In 1944, she was 23 years old when on December 16th, The Battle of the Bulge began in the Ardennes forest on the Western Front. Lasting for a little over a month, the battle began with a surprise attack by Germany on the Allied forces The U.S. suffered their highest casualties of any operation in World War II - 89,000 were casualties, around 8,600 killed - but Germany also severely depleted their resources and they couldn't be replaced.

In 1954, she was 33 years old when on May 17th, the Supreme Court released a decision on Brown v. Board of Education of Topeka. The ruling stated that state laws establishing separate public schools for black and white students was unconstitutional thus paving the way for integration in schools.

In 1966, at the age of 45 years old, Dorothy was alive 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 1978, in the year of Dorothy Smith's passing, on July 25th, Louise Brown, the first "test-tube baby", was born at Oldham Hospital in London. Louise was conceived through IVF (in vitro fertilization), a controversial and experimental procedure at the time.

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Sep 6, 1940 - Nov 18, 2014
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Oct 6, 1909 - Mar 31, 2010
around 1914 - Sep 17, 1940
around 1901 - Jan 20, 1945
around 1907 - Jun 18, 1944
around 1901 - Jun 30, 1942
around 1924 - Sep 4, 1940
around 1919 - Mar 1, 1945
around 1898 - Mar 19, 1941
around 1932 - Mar 3, 1943
around 1921 - Feb 19, 1944
around 1892 - Feb 20, 1944
around 1908 - Aug 21, 1940
around 1925 - Mar 3, 1942

Other Smiths

Jul 6, 1902 - April 1970
May 22, 1912 - March 1989
Mar 8, 1921 - Mar 17, 2008
Jul 20, 1911 - Feb 9, 1999
Oct 20, 1921 - Jul 21, 2004
Jul 26, 1905 - November 1983
Jul 13, 1908 - May 24, 1995
Apr 27, 1898 - January 1982
Aug 23, 1918 - May 1979
Apr 2, 1920 - Apr 13, 2007
Nov 19, 1920 - Oct 26, 2009
Nov 4, 1920 - Jan 24, 1999
Dec 16, 1920 - September 1981
Dec 17, 1920 - Feb 8, 2007
Sep 26, 1915 - Nov 15, 1988
Mar 6, 1920 - Aug 4, 1997
Mar 27, 1920 - July 1975
Dec 19, 1917 - Jan 16, 2007
Dec 31, 1920 - Oct 5, 2000
Mar 11, 1906 - Apr 22, 2005

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Oct 30, 1920 - Feb 14, 2005
Nov 13, 1917 - Aug 10, 1992
Jun 27, 1915 - April 1995
Sep 25, 1921 - January 1985
Jan 15, 1921 - Feb 25, 2005
Sep 21, 1918 - Apr 30, 2009
Mar 25, 1920 - September 1986
Jul 11, 1914 - October 1965
Sep 13, 1908 - Mar 16, 1994
Feb 14, 1923 - Mar 4, 1991
Nov 13, 1922 - March 1983
Apr 6, 1922 - May 1958
Jan 28, 1921 - Jul 28, 2001
Mar 26, 1920 - June 1992
Nov 6, 1895 - December 1979
May 1, 1919 - Mar 16, 2007
Dec 1, 1920 - Nov 25, 1997
Sep 10, 1923 - Feb 9, 1994
Mar 17, 1921 - Dec 29, 1999
Nov 15, 1913 - August 1972
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