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Dorothy v Forward (1914 - 2001)

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Dorothy V Forward
1914 - 2001
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February 9, 1914
Death
October 6, 2001
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Elbridge, Onondaga County, New York 13060
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Dorothy v Forward was born on February 9, 1914. She died on October 6, 2001 at age 87. We know that Dorothy v Forward had been residing in Elbridge, Onondaga County, New York 13060.
Updated: October 6, 2011
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Dorothy v Forward passed away on October 6, 2001 at 87 years old. She was born on February 9, 1914. We are unaware of information about Dorothy's immediate family. We know that Dorothy v Forward had been residing in Elbridge, Onondaga County, New York 13060.
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In 1914, in the year that Dorothy v Forward was born, in only his second big-screen appearance, Charlie Chaplin played the Little Tramp, his most famous character. The silent film was made in January and released the following year. Of the character, Chaplin said: "On the way to the wardrobe I thought I would dress in baggy pants, big shoes, a cane and a derby hat. I wanted everything a contradiction: the pants baggy, the coat tight, the hat small and the shoes large." The moustache was added to age his 24-year-old face without masking his expressions.

In 1954, Dorothy was 40 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 1961, at the age of 47 years old, Dorothy was alive when on April 17th, about 1,000 CIA trained Cuban exiles invaded Cuba with the intention of igniting a rebellion and overthrowing Castro. They were defeated within three days. Although the operation began under Eisenhower, Kennedy approved it and the operation, named the Bay of Pigs for the beach where they landed, was a humiliation for the United States.

In 1975, by the time she was 61 years old, in January, Popular Mechanics featured the Altair 8800 on it's cover. The Altair home computer kit allowed consumers to build and program their own personal computers. Thousands were sold in the first month.

In 1990, she was 76 years old when on April 24th, the Hubble telescope was launched into space after long delays due to the Challenger explosion. An optical flaw was found within weeks of launch but was fixed within three years. The discoveries made possible by the Hubble have contributed to scientists' understanding of the universe.

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