Eleanor Bradt (1911 - 1985)

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Eleanor Bradt
1911 - 1985
updated February 06, 2019
Eleanor Bradt was born on April 18, 1911. She died in February 1985 at age 73. We know that Eleanor Bradt had been residing in Schenectady, Schenectady County, New York 12305.


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Eleanor Bradt passed away in February 1985 at 73 years old. She was born on April 18, 1911. We are unaware of information about Eleanor's surviving family. We know that Eleanor Bradt had been residing in Schenectady, Schenectady County, New York 12305.
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In 1911, in the year that Eleanor Bradt was born, the United States Supreme Court broke up Standard Oil in May. John D. Rockefeller established Standard Oil in 1870 and it was the largest oil refinery at the time. The Supreme Court found that Standard Oil of New Jersey (one of the many iterations of Standard Oil) was guilty of "monopolizing the petroleum industry through a series of abusive and anticompetitive actions". The Court broke up the several entities that comprised Standard Oil and they eventually became competing firms.

In 1932, at the age of 21 years old, Eleanor was alive when 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 1949, she was 38 years old when comedian Milton Berle hosted the first telethon show. It raised $1,100,000 for cancer research and lasted 16 hours. The next day, newspapers, in writing about the event, first used the word "telethon."

In 1954, Eleanor was 43 years old when from April 22 through June 17th, the Army v. McCarthy hearings were held. The U.S. Army accused Roy Cohn (chief counsel to Senator McCarthy and later trusted mentor of Donald Trump) of blackmail. McCarthy and Cohn accused the U.S. Army of harboring communists. The Army allegations were found to be true. The U.S. Senate later censured McCarthy.

In 1985, in the year of Eleanor Bradt's passing, in May, a paper published in Nature by three British scientists reported that a huge hole was discovered in the ozone layer over the Antarctic. It was much larger than expected and is due to the use of manmade chemicals.

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William Bradt
Jul 25, 1924 - December 1978
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Feb 21, 1932 - Feb 8, 2006
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Mar 10, 1937 - Nov 8, 2010
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Oct 3, 1945 - Dec 28, 2008
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Robert Bradt
Feb 18, 1957 - July 1978
Margaret C Bradt
Sep 7, 1915 - Mar 14, 1991
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Nov 16, 1892 - December 1967
Raymond Bradt
Sep 1, 1907 - April 1975
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Charles Bradt
Jan 17, 1883 - July 1976
George Bradt
Jul 6, 1885 - June 1972
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George Bradt
Mar 22, 1911 - April 1984
Altamont, NY
Blanche Bradt
Jul 12, 1901 - February 1979
Schenectady, NY
Floyd Bradt
Jul 14, 1902 - October 1970
Greene, NY
Mary M Bradt
May 1, 1904 - May 26, 2002
Schenectady, NY
Ward Bradt
Mar 10, 1903 - January 1985
Schenectady, NY

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