Ela Saplicki (1883 - 1979)

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San Juan, San Juan County, Puerto Rico

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1883 - In the year that Ela Saplicki was born, on February 28th, in Boston MA, the first vaudeville theater was opened by Benjamin Franklin Keith.

1889 - Ela was just 6 years old when on March 31st, the Eiffel Tower was inaugurated. Because the elevators were not yet in operation, officials had to climb to the top of the tower - it took an hour. On May 15th, the Tower opened to the public - still without working elevators - but around 30,000 visitors still made the climb. The elevators went into operation on the 26th. The Tower wasn't considered aesthetically pleasing at the time but is now one of the most iconic structures in the world.

1921 - When she was 38 years old, the silent film The Sheik, directed by George Melford and starring Rudolph Valentino and Agnes Ayres (also featuring Adolphe Menjou) debuted on October 21st. Critics weren't enthusiastic but the public loved it - in the first few weeks 125,000 people had seen the movie - and it eventually exceeded $1 million in ticket sales. And Rudolph Valentino, an Italian American, became the heartthrob of a female generation.

1957 - At the age of 74 years old, Ela was alive when on October 4th, the Soviet Union launched Sputnik I, the first man made earth-orbiting satellite - and triggered the Space Race. Sputnik I was only 23 inches in diameter and had no tracking equipment, only 4 antennas, but it had a big impact.

1979 - In the year of Ela Saplicki's passing, on March 28th, a partial nuclear meltdown occurred at the power plant at Three Mile Island Pennsylvania. Radiation leaked into the environment, resulting in a rating of 5 on a scale of 7 ("Accident With Wider Consequences") . It ended up costing $1 billion to clean up the site.

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Ela Saplicki died in November 1979 at 96 years of age. No cause of death has been listed for Ela. She was born on May 15, 1883. There is no information about Ela's family. We know that Ela Saplicki had been residing in San Juan, San Juan County, Puerto Rico.

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