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Edna Clow (1897 - 1973)

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Edna Clow
1897 - 1973
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July 31, 1897
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May 1973
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Winnebago, Faribault County, Minnesota 56098
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Edna Clow was born on July 31, 1897. She died in May 1973 at 75 years old. We know that Edna Clow had been residing in Winnebago, Faribault County, Minnesota 56098.
Updated: November 8, 2011
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Edna Clow passed away in May 1973 at 75 years of age. She was born on July 31, 1897. There is no information about Edna's family. We know that Edna Clow had been residing in Winnebago, Faribault County, Minnesota 56098.
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In 1897, in the year that Edna Clow was born, in the January 22nd issue of "Engineering", the word "computer" was first used to refer to a mechanical calculation device. Previously - since the 17th century - the term computer meant "one who computes" and referred to human beings who worked with numbers.

In 1905, Edna was merely 8 years old when federal spending was $0.57 billion, unemployment was 4.3%, and the cost of a first-class stamp was $0.02. Current U.S. government spending is $4.268 trillion.

In 1958, when she was 61 years old, on January 31st, Explorer I, the United States' answer to Sputnik I (and 2,) was launched. America had entered the Space Race. The first spacecraft to detect the Van Allen radiation belt, it remained in orbit until 1970.

In 1961, Edna was 64 years old when on May 5th, Navy Cmdr. Alan B. Shepard, Jr., made the first manned Project Mercury flight, MR-3, in a spacecraft he named Freedom 7. He was the second man to go into space, the first was Yuri Gagarin - a Soviet cosmonaut.

In 1973, in the year of Edna Clow's passing, in October, Vice President Spiro Agnew resigned - President Nixon nominated Gerald Ford for Vice President. Nixon's tax returns came under investigation. Nixon offered the recently discovered Oval Office tapes be heard by one person and summarized - his offer was rejected by the Special Prosecutor. Nixon ordered the Attorney General, then the assistant Attorney General, to fire the Special Prosecutor. Both refused and were fired. The Solicitor General became the acting Attorney General and fired the Special Prosecutor (the Saturday Night Massacre). Nixon releases some of the tapes, under extreme pressure because of the firings.

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