Elaine Marguerite (Kroetch) Gillett (born 1924)

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Elaine Marguerite (Kroetch) Gillett
1924 - ? (edit)
updated September 25, 2019
Elaine Marguerite (Kroetch) Gillett was born in 1924 in Washington. She was born into the Kroetch family and married into the Gillett family. She was born to Dorothy Elaine (Ferguson) Kroetch and Hollis Joseph Kroetch, with siblings Frank, Hollis, and Juanita. Elaine died in Washington.


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Elaine Gillett was born in in Washington United States of America


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Hollis Joseph Kroetch
Jan 1, 1903 - around 1978


Frank Edward Kroetch
Mar 25, 1927 - Jul 12, 2001
Bellingham, WA, United States of America


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Elaine Marguerite (Kroetch) Gillett passed away in Washington. She was born in 1924 in Washington. She was born to Dorothy Elaine (Ferguson) Kroetch and Hollis Joseph Kroetch, with siblings Frank, Hollis, and Juanita.
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In 1924, in the year that Elaine Marguerite (Kroetch) Gillett was born, on January 21st, Vladimir Lenin, a leader of the Russian Revolution and the first leader of the Soviet Union died. He had survived two assassination attempts but had subsequent physical problems, suffering 3 strokes. He was in such great pain, it is said that he asked Stalin to poison him. The circumstances of his death are still disputed. He did oppose Stalin as the next leader - nonetheless, Stalin won a power struggle and ruled as a Soviet dictator until his death in 1953.

In 1931, in March, “The Star Spangled Banner” officially became the national anthem by congressional resolution. Other songs had previously been used - among them, "My Country, 'Tis of Thee", "God Bless America", and "America the Beautiful". There was fierce debate about making "The Star Spangled Banner" the national anthem - Southerners and veterans organizations supported it, pacifists and educators opposed it.

In 1969, one hundred countries, along with the United States and the Soviet Union signed the nuclear nonproliferation treaty (NPT). It called for stopping the spread of nuclear weapons, the peaceful use of nuclear energy, and the goal of nuclear disarmament.

In 1982, on September 14th, Princess Grace of Monaco (American actress Grace Kelly), 52, died of injuries when her car plunged off a mountain road. Her 17 year old daughter, Stephanie, was also in the car and suffered serious injuries but recovered. It's believed that the accident was caused when Princess Grace, who was driving, had a mild stroke.

In 1993, on January 20th, William J. Clinton became the 42nd President of the United States. He beat incumbent George H.W. Bush who was seeking his second term. Clinton won 43.01% of the popular vote to Bush's 37.45%. An independent candidate, Ross Perot, won 18.91% - the most votes for an independent candidate since Teddy Roosevelt's run for President in 1912.

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Aug 2, 1693 - Jan 2, 1765

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