Ehtel Shelves (1901 - 1987)

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Duarte, Los Angeles County, California

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1901 - In the year that Ehtel Shelves was born, John Pierpont "J. P." Morgan created U.S. Steel. J.P. Morgan was an American banker and financier who dominated U.S. business at this time. He had previously overseen the creation of General Electric, as well as International Harvester and AT&T. He has been referred to as America's greatest banker. U.S. Steel was the first billion dollar company in the world, worth $1.4 billion in 1901.

1940 - Ehtel was 39 years old when on November 5th, President Franklin Roosevelt was elected to a third term, defeating Wendell Willkie of Indiana (a corporate lawyer). Roosevelt running for a third term was controversial. But the U.S. was emerging from the Great Recession and he promised that he would not involve the country in any foreign war (which of course changed when Japan bombed Pearl Harbor). Roosevelt defeated Willkie in the popular vote by 54.7 to 44.8% and in the Electoral College 449 to 82.

1970 - At the age of 69 years old, Ehtel was alive when on April 10th, Paul McCartney announced that he was leaving the Beatles. (John Lennon had previously told the band that he was leaving but hadn't publicly announced it.) By the end of the year, each Beatle had his own album.

1975 - By the time she was 74 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.

1987 - In the year of Ehtel Shelves's passing, was the first time that a criminal in the United States - a serial rapist - was convicted through the use of DNA evidence.

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Ehtel Shelves passed away in August 1987 at 86 years of age. There is no listed cause of death. She was born on January 20, 1901. There is no information about Ehtel's surviving family. We know that Ehtel Shelves had been residing in Duarte, Los Angeles County, California.

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