Elizabeth Gross (1905 - 1967)

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Elizabeth Gross
1905 - 1967
updated February 06, 2019
Elizabeth Gross was born on January 31, 1905. She died in June 1967 at age 62. We know that Elizabeth Gross had been residing in Freeman, Hutchinson County, South Dakota 57029.

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Elizabeth Gross died in June 1967 at 62 years of age. She was born on January 31, 1905. We have no information about Elizabeth's family or relationships. We know that Elizabeth Gross had been residing in Freeman, Hutchinson County, South Dakota 57029.
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In 1905, in the year that Elizabeth Gross was born, the German born physicist, Albert Einstein, proposed the Special Theory of Relativity: 1) that observers can never detect uniform motion except relative to other objects and that 2) unlike the velocity of massive objects, the speed of light is a constant and is the same for all observers independent of their constant velocity toward or away from the light source. Not such simple concepts that lead to the equation everyone now knows: E = mc2.

In 1912, by the time she was only 7 years old, in October, former President Theodore Roosevelt was shot, but not killed, while campaigning for another term as President with the newly created Bull Moose (Progressive) Party. John Schrank was a Bavarian-born saloon-keeper from New York who had been stalking Roosevelt when he shot him just before a campaign speech. Shot in the chest (and showing the audience his bloody shirt), Roosevelt went on to give a 55 to 90 minute talk (reports vary on the length) before being treated for the injury. After 8 days in the hospital, Roosevelt went back on the campaign trail.

In 1925, at the age of 20 years old, Elizabeth was alive when gangster Al "Scarface" Capone took over the Chicago bootlegging racket at age 26. Previously right hand man to boss Johnny Torrio, Capone took over when Torrio was shot and severely injured and decided to resign. The bootlegging and brothel organization was massive and when asked what he did, Capone often replied "I am just a businessman, giving the people what they want".

In 1958, by the time she was 53 years old, on January 31st, Explorer I, the United States' answer to Sputnik I (and 2,) was launched. America had entered the Space Race. The first spacecraft to detect the Van Allen radiation belt, it remained in orbit until 1970.

In 1967, in the year of Elizabeth Gross's passing, on November 7th, President Johnson signed legislation passed by Congress that created the Corporation for Public Broadcasting (CPB), which would later become PBS and NPR. The legislation required CPB to operate with a "strict adherence to objectivity and balance in all programs or series of programs of a controversial nature".

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May 2, 1932 - May 13, 2003
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May 1, 1930 - April 1986
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Nov 8, 1879 - July 1971
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May 19, 1897 - June 1969
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Maryanna Gross
Jan 8, 1899 - August 1983
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Kenneth M Gross
Jul 14, 1936 - Feb 7, 2011
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Andrew Gross
May 25, 1929 - Mar 10, 1998
Napoleon, ND
Jacob Gross
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Ashley, North Dakota
Edna Gross
Nov 11, 1930 - Aug 26, 2008
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Robert Raymond Gross
Sep 6, 1940 - Oct 6, 2004
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Leonard O Gross
Jan 17, 1934 - Mar 9, 2006
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Dec 28, 1936 - Aug 12, 2010
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John Gross
Dec 6, 1883 - January 1975
Jamestown, North Dakota
Raphael Gross
Mar 17, 1913 - Mar 14, 2000
Bismarck, ND
George Gross
Nov 18, 1887 - April 1976
New Rockford, North Dakota
Allen C Gross
May 17, 1904 - Oct 20, 1999
Detroit Lakes, MN
Alf H Gross
May 15, 1917 - Jul 20, 2010
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Nov 3, 1907 - Jun 18, 1990

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