Eleanor Victoria (Clark) Drake (1909 - 2005)

Eleanor Victoria (Clark) Drake
1909 - 2005
updated October 08, 2020
Eleanor Victoria (Clark) Drake, mother to 2 children, was born on January 17, 1909 in Weymouth, Massachusetts. She was born into the Clark family and married into the Drake family. She was born to Hilda Horner, with sibling Frances. Eleanor married Richard Allen Drake, and they gave birth to Gail Frances (Drake) Spencer and Richard Allen Drake Jr.. She died on April 18, 2005 at Holy Cross Hospital, Fort Lauderdale, Florida at 96 years old. We know that Eleanor Victoria (Clark) Drake had been residing in Fort Lauderdale, FL, USA, 4573 NW 16th Way, in Tamarac, Broward County, Florida United States 33309.
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Eleanor Victoria (Clark) Drake
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Female
Gender
Eleanor
First name
Victoria
Middle name
Clark
Maiden name
Drake, Clark
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Unknown
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Fort Lauderdale, FL, USA, 4573 NW 16th Way, in Tamarac, Broward County, Florida United States 33309
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Eleanor Drake was born on in Weymouth, Massachusetts United States
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Eleanor Drake died on at Holy Cross Hospital, in Fort Lauderdale, Florida United States
Death
Eleanor Drake was born on in Weymouth, Massachusetts United States
Eleanor Drake died on at Holy Cross Hospital, in Fort Lauderdale, Florida United States
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Sweden, England

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Boston, Mass and Fort Lauderdale, FL

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Episcopalian

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Switchboard operator, Home maker

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Oct 2, 1880 - Oct 1, 1986

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Feb 2, 1911 - May 23, 1994

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Eleanor Victoria (Clark) Drake & Richard Allen Drake

Eleanor Victoria (Clark) Drake

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Sep 11, 1906 - Jul 4, 1984

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Mar 7, 1944 - Oct 1, 2020
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Feb 22, 1946 - Jun 30, 2014

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Eleanor Victoria (Clark) Drake, mother to 2 children, died on April 18, 2005 at Holy Cross Hospital, Fort Lauderdale, Florida at 96 years old. Eleanor was born on January 17, 1909 in Weymouth, Massachusetts. She was born to Hilda Horner, with sibling Frances. She married Richard Allen Drake, and they gave birth to Gail Frances (Drake) Spencer and Richard Allen Drake Jr.. We know that Eleanor Victoria (Clark) Drake had been residing in Fort Lauderdale, FL, USA, 4573 NW 16th Way, in Tamarac, Broward County, Florida United States 33309.
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1909 - 2005 World Events

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In 1909, in the year that Eleanor Victoria (Clark) Drake was born, Polish physician and medical researcher Paul Ehrlich found a cure for syphilis, which was a prevalent (but undiscussed) disease. He found that an arsenic compound completely cured syphilis within 3 weeks.

In 1911, at the age of just 2 years old, Eleanor was alive when British physicist Ernest Rutherford (born in New Zealand), along with German physicist Hans Geiger, discovered the structure of an atom. He found that atoms had nuclei (a nucleus) and were circled by electrons, much as planets orbit the sun.

In 1956, at the age of 47 years old, Eleanor was alive when on May 20th, the U.S. tested the first hydrogen bomb dropped from a plane over Bikini Atoll. Previously, hydrogen bombs had only been tested on the ground. The Atomic Age moved forward.

In 1961, at the age of 52 years old, Eleanor was alive when on August 13th, East Germany began erection of what would become the Berlin Wall between East and West Berlin. In one day, they installed barbed wire entanglements and fences (called Barbed Wire Sunday in Germany). On August 17th, the first concrete elements and large blocks were put in place.

In 1994, at the age of 85 years old, Eleanor was alive when on May 6th, the Channel Tunnel or "Chunnel" was officially opened. The Chunnel is a railway tunnel beneath the English Channel that connects Great Britain to mainland France. Original plans for such a tunnel were developed in 1802 and approved by Napoleon Bonaparte but the British rejected the plan fearing that Napoleon would use the railway to invade.

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