Eleanor Agnes Pierce (1916 - 2004)

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Eleanor Agnes Pierce
1916 - 2004
updated February 06, 2019
Eleanor Agnes Pierce was born on April 7, 1916. She died on October 21, 2004 at age 88. We know that Eleanor Agnes Pierce had been residing in Saint Paul, Dakota County, Minnesota 55118.

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Eleanor Agnes Pierce passed away on October 21, 2004 at age 88. She was born on April 7, 1916. There is no information about Eleanor's family or relationships. We know that Eleanor Agnes Pierce had been residing in Saint Paul, Dakota County, Minnesota 55118.
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In 1916, in the year that Eleanor Agnes Pierce was born, suffragette Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman elected to the House of Representatives as a Representative at large from Montana. She was the first woman to hold an elected Federal office. Holding the office for two years, she ran again in 1940 and served another two year term. Montana had granted women unrestricted voting rights in 1914, 6 years before women got the vote nationally.

In 1923, when she was just 7 years old, the A.C. Nielsen Company was founded in Chicago. It provided an audience measurement system that could provide radio station owners with information on their listeners and the popularity of their shows. Later, the Nielsen company became the basis for the fate of television programs.

In 1942, she was 26 years old when from January 7th through April 9th, the Battle of Bataan was fought in the Philippines. At the end of the battle, the U.S. and Filipino forces surrendered and a three-year occupation of the Philippines by Japan began. Between 60,000 and 80,000 American and Filipino soldiers surrendered and were marched around 60 to 69 miles - most were beaten, abused, or killed. Named the Bataan Death March, it was later declared to be a war crime.

In 1952, at the age of 36 years old, Eleanor was alive when on July 2, Dr. Jonas E. Salk tested the first dead-virus polio vaccine on 43 children. The worst epidemic of polio had broken out that year - in the U.S. there were 58,000 cases reported. Of these, 3,145 people had died and 21,269 were left with mild to disabling paralysis.

In 1968, at the age of 52 years old, Eleanor was alive 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.

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Luetta M Pierce
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Franklin Joseph Pierce
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