Elaine Kaplan (1932 - 1978)

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Elaine Kaplan
1932 - 1978
updated February 06, 2019
Elaine Kaplan was born on January 30, 1932. She died in March 1978 at 46 years old.

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Elaine Kaplan passed away in March 1978 at age 46. She was born on January 30, 1932. We have no information about Elaine's immediate family.
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In 1932, in the year that Elaine Kaplan was born, five years to the day after Lindbergh crossed the Atlantic, Amelia Earhart flew solo from Newfoundland to Ireland, the first woman to cross the Atlantic solo and the first to replicate Lindbergh's feat. She flew over 2,000 miles in just under 15 hours.

In 1941, Elaine was only 9 years old when on December 7th, the Japanese attacked the military base at Pearl Harbor, Hawaii. The surprise aerial attack damaged 8 U.S. battleships (6 later returned to service), including the USS Arizona, and destroyed 188 aircraft. 2,402 American citizens died and 1,178 wounded were wounded. On December 8th, the U.S. declared war on Japan and on December 11th, Germany and Italy (allies of Japan) declared war on the United States. World War II was in full swing.

In 1950, at the age of 18 years old, Elaine was alive when on October 2, Charlie Brown appeared in the first Peanuts comic strip - created by Charles Schultz - and he was the only character in that strip. That year, Schultz said that Charlie was 4 years old, but Charlie aged a bit through the years.

In 1968, she was 36 years old when 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 1978, in the year of Elaine Kaplan's passing, on July 25th, Louise Brown, the first "test-tube baby", was born at Oldham Hospital in London. Louise was conceived through IVF (in vitro fertilization), a controversial and experimental procedure at the time.

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Jan 1, 1908 - Apr 17, 1997
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Elaine M Kaplan
Aug 4, 1921 - Jan 1, 1999
Midway City, CA
Elaine G Kaplan
Apr 27, 1930 - May 3, 1997
Carlsbad, CA

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Mitchell M Kaplan
Jul 31, 1935 - May 13, 1994
Schaumburg, IL
Milton M Kaplan
Nov 23, 1914 - Aug 2, 1994
Chicago, IL
Lucy Kaplan
Jun 4, 1908 - May 7, 1998
Sherman Oaks, CA
Lena Kaplan
Mar 5, 1894 - May 1982
Chicago, Illinois
Samuel Kaplan
Nov 5, 1893 - June 1974
Chicago, Illinois
Arthur Kaplan
Apr 14, 1900 - January 1984
Chicago, Illinois
Jacob Kaplan
Feb 14, 1907 - December 1976
Chicago, Illinois
Jerry Kaplan
Apr 8, 1937 - Mar 28, 2010
Northbrook, IL
Sarah Kaplan
Feb 14, 1909 - Mar 15, 1991
Eva Kaplan
Apr 25, 1890 - December 1971
Chicago, Illinois
George F Kaplan
Jun 2, 1942 - Jul 24, 2005
Chicago, IL
Blair H Kaplan
May 23, 1950 - Nov 26, 2004
Murray F Kaplan
Feb 14, 1957 - Aug 3, 2002
Lemont, IL
Anna Kaplan
Dec 12, 1900 - November 1979
Ben Kaplan
Nov 8, 1893 - August 1958
Philip Kaplan
Mar 19, 1919 - Feb 1, 2000
West Bloomfield, MI
Jack Kaplan
Oct 9, 1914 - Aug 15, 2010
Lockport, IL
Maurice Kaplan
Aug 26, 1899 - September 1984
Chicago, Illinois
Rose Kaplan
Mar 15, 1907 - March 1992
Des Plaines, IL
Irving Kaplan
Oct 26, 1901 - July 1986
Skokie, Illinois

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Beachwood, OH
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