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Edythe E Jockers (1914 - 2003)

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Edythe E Jockers
1914 - 2003
Born
March 7, 1914
Death
August 2, 2003
Last Known Residence
Hollywood, Broward County, Florida 33021
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Edythe E Jockers of Hollywood, Broward County, Florida was born on March 7, 1914, and died at age 89 years old on August 2, 2003.
Updated: October 3, 2011

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Hollywood, Broward County, Florida 33021
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Edythe Jockers passed away at age 89 years old on August 2, 2003. Edythe E Jockers of Hollywood, Broward County, Florida was born on March 7, 1914.

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Edythe E Jockers lived 12 years longer than the average Jockers family member when she died at the age of 89.
The average age of a Jockers family member is 77.
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In 1914, in the year that Edythe E Jockers was born, President Woodrow Wilson signed a proclamation designating Mother's Day, the second Sunday in May, as a national holiday to honor mothers. Anna Jarvis had championed a Mother's Day for years but Congress had joked a few years earlier that then they would have to proclaim a "Mother-in-law's Day" as well. The President who championed a woman's right to vote also created a day in their honor.

In 1943, at the age of 29 years old, Edythe was alive when on September 3rd, the Armistice of Cassibile was signed in Sicily. Under the terms of the Armistice, Italy surrendered to the Allied Powers. After the Armistice was made public on September 8th, Germany attacked and occupied Italy. It took 20 months of fighting for the Allies to reach the northern borders of Italy.

In 1951, by the time she was 37 years old, on February 27th, the 22nd Amendment to the US Constitution (which limited the number of terms a president may serve to two) was ratified by 36 states, making it a part of the U.S. Constitution. The Amendment was both a reaction to the 4 term Roosevelt presidency and also the recognition of a long-standing tradition in American politics.

In 1968, when she was 54 years old, on June 5th, Sen. Robert F. Kennedy was shot at the Ambassador Hotel in Los Angeles by Sirhan after celebrating his win in the California presidential primary. He died the next day at Good Samaritan Hospital.

In 1970, when she was 56 years old, on May 4th, four students at Kent State University in Ohio were shot and killed by National Guardsmen. The students were at a peaceful demonstration protesting the invasion of Cambodia by US forces. There had been precedent for the killing of American college students. The previous year, on May 15th, Alameda County Sheriffs used shotguns against U.C. Berkeley students at a protest for People's Park. One student died, one was blinded, 128 were injured.

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