Eleanor Camp (1925 - 1967)

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Eleanor Camp
1925 - 1967
updated February 06, 2019
Eleanor Camp was born on January 4, 1925. She died in November 1967 at 42 years of age.


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Eleanor Camp died in November 1967 at 42 years old. She was born on January 4, 1925. We have no information about Eleanor's family.
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In 1925, in the year that Eleanor Camp was born, in July, the Scopes Trial - often called the Scopes Monkey Trial - took place, prosecuting a substitute teacher for teaching evolution in school. Tennessee had enacted a law that said it was "unlawful to teach human evolution in any state-funded school". William Jennings Bryan headed the prosecution and Clarence Darrow headed the defense. The teacher was found guilty and fined $100. An appeal to the Supreme Court of Tennessee upheld the law but overturned the guilty verdict.

In 1939, she was merely 14 years old when on the 1st of September, Nazi Germany invaded Poland. On September 17th, the Soviet Union invaded Poland as well. Poland expected help from France and the United Kingdom, since they had a pact with both. But no help came. By October 6th, the Soviet Union and Nazi Germany held full control of the previously Polish lands. Eventually, the invasion of Poland lead to World War II.

In 1949, at the age of 24 years old, Eleanor was alive 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 1957, she was 32 years old when on September 24th, the "Little Rock Nine" (nine African-American students) entered Little Rock High School. Arkansas Gov. Orval Faubus had previously prevented the students from entering the school at the beginning of the term with the Arkansas National Guard - they blocked the door. President Eisenhower ordered federal troops - the 101st Airborne Division of the United States Army - to guard the students and allow them entry.

In 1967, in the year of Eleanor Camp's passing, on October 2nd, Thurgood Marshall was sworn in as the first black US Supreme Court justice. Marshall was the great-grandson of a slave and graduated first in his class at Howard University Law School. His nomination to the Supreme Court was approved by the Senate, 69 to 11.

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around 1896 - Sep 20, 1940
Eleanor M Camp
around 1903 - Nov 10, 1941
Eleanor M. (Roach) Camp
Born: around 1971
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Born: around 1958

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Edward Camp
Oct 22, 1886 - January 1969
Willmar, Minnesota
Ruth N Camp
Mar 14, 1924 - Feb 20, 2002
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Ezra Camp
Nov 26, 1906 - February 1970
Lois L Camp
Oct 26, 1907 - Oct 28, 1999
Santa Monica, CA
Sylvia J Camp
Nov 5, 1939 - Sep 1, 1994
Hulda Camp
Apr 7, 1883 - November 1972
Excelsior, Minnesota
Sylvia Camp
Dec 1, 1903 - December 1985
International Falls, Minnesota
Gertrude Camp
Apr 22, 1886 - September 1983
Minneapolis, Minnesota
John Camp
Mar 9, 1898 - March 1969
Los Angeles, California
Roy Earl Camp
Sep 17, 1921 - Oct 27, 2007
Chisago City, Minnesota
Esther B Camp
Feb 14, 1928 - Oct 18, 2007
Santa Rosa, CA
Marjorie M Camp
Nov 10, 1930 - Oct 17, 2001
Denver, PA
Helca Camp
Mar 27, 1908 - July 1985
Foley, Minnesota
Evalyn Camp
Jan 10, 1890 - July 1973
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Juanita Camp
Feb 26, 1906 - September 1971
Hopkins, Minnesota
Raymond Van Camp
Sep 10, 1906 - August 1971
Miami, Florida
Gerald Morris Camp
Dec 1, 1921 - Dec 14, 2001
Cranston, RI
Milton Camp
Nov 7, 1910 - April 1981
Princeton, Minnesota
Helen Camp
Sep 6, 1921 - July 1986
Fond du Lac, Wisconsin
Allie Camp
Sep 13, 1892 - May 1968
Saint Paul, Minnesota

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