Elizabeth A Elgin (1923 - 2010)

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Elizabeth A Elgin
1923 - 2010
updated February 06, 2019
Elizabeth A Elgin was born on July 24, 1923. She died on March 17, 2010 at 86 years old. We know that Elizabeth A Elgin had been residing in Renton, King County, Washington 98055.


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Elizabeth A Elgin passed away on March 17, 2010 at 86 years of age. She was born on July 24, 1923. There is no information about Elizabeth's family. We know that Elizabeth A Elgin had been residing in Renton, King County, Washington 98055.
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In 1923, in the year that Elizabeth A Elgin was born, on August 2, President Warren G. Harding died in office, apparently of a heart attack. He was staying at the Palace Hotel in San Francisco after completing a nationwide tour. Suffering from cramps, indigestion, a fever and shortness of breath, his doctor thought he had food poisoning. After several days of being ill, he suddenly shuddered, slumped over, and died. There were rumors of foul play (some thought that his wife had poisoned him because of his affairs) but no evidence has ever been found.

In 1930, she was only 7 years old when on August 6th, N.Y. Supreme Court Judge Joseph Crater went through papers in his office, destroyed some of them, withdrew all his money from the bank - $5,150, sold his stock, met friends at a restaurant for dinner and disappeared after getting into a taxi (or walking down the street - his friends' testimony later changed). His disappearance was reported to the police on September 3rd - almost a month later. His wife didn't know what happened, his fellow Justices had no idea, and his mistresses (he had several) said that they didn't know. While his disappearance was front page news, his fate was never discovered and after 40 years the case was closed, still without knowing if Crater was dead or alive.

In 1946, at the age of 23 years old, Elizabeth was alive when pediatrician Dr. Benjamin Spock's book "The Common Sense Book of Baby and Child Care" was published. It sold half a million copies in the first six months. Aside from the Bible, it became the best selling book of the 20th century. A generation of Baby Boomers were raised by the advice of Dr. Spock.

In 1950, at the age of 27 years old, Elizabeth was alive when in February, Joe McCarthy gave a speech alleging that he had a list of "members of the Communist Party and members of a spy ring" who worked in the State Department. He went on to chair a committee that investigated not only the State Department but also the administration of President Harry S. Truman, the Voice of America, and the U.S. Army for communist spies - until he was condemned by the U.S. Senate in 1954.

In 1980, she was 57 years old when on April 24th, a rescue attempt was begun in the Iranian Hostage Crisis. The attempt failed and 8 US servicemen were killed. Eight helicopters had been sent for the mission, but only 5 arrived in operating condition., Since the military had advised that the mission be aborted if there were fewer than 6 helicopters, President Carter stopped it. Upon leaving, a helicopter collided with a transport plane and the men were killed.

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Apr 21, 1947 - Nov 24, 2003
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Sep 18, 1953 - Jul 8, 1992
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Jun 20, 1962 - Aug 1, 1999
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Dec 19, 1936 - Nov 6, 1998
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May 22, 1898 - April 1976
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May 15, 1927 - Jun 27, 1997
Santa Rosa, CA
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Santa Rosa, CA
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Mar 16, 1901 - May 1983
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