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Elizabeth Keeton (1915 - 1990)

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Elizabeth Keeton
1915 - 1990
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July 12, 1915
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December 1990
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Keyport, Monmouth County, New Jersey 07735
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Elizabeth Keeton was born on July 12, 1915. She died in December 1990 at 75 years of age. We know that Elizabeth Keeton had been residing in Keyport, Monmouth County, New Jersey 07735.
Updated: October 6, 2011
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Elizabeth Keeton died in December 1990 at 75 years of age. She was born on July 12, 1915. We are unaware of information about Elizabeth's family or relationships. We know that Elizabeth Keeton had been residing in Keyport, Monmouth County, New Jersey 07735.
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In 1915, in the year that Elizabeth Keeton was born, Audrey Munson, playing a model for a sculptor in the film "Inspiration", became the first actress to shed her clothes on screen. Fearing that banning the film would mean that censors would also have to "ban Renaissance art" the film was released, with Munson in the nude scenes and a stand-in doing the acting. (Munson had previously been "America's First Supermodel" and posed nude as the model for many famous artworks.) The film was a hit with audiences.

In 1933, she was 18 years old when Frances Perkins became the first woman to hold a cabinet-level position, appointed by President Roosevelt to serve as Secretary of Labor. She told him that her priorities would be a 40-hour work week, a minimum wage, unemployment compensation, worker’s compensation, abolition of child labor, direct federal aid to the states for unemployment relief, Social Security, a revitalized federal employment service, and universal health insurance. President Roosevelt approved of all of them and most them were implemented during his terms as President. She served until his death in 1945.

In 1948, she was 33 years old when on May 14th, the State of Israel was proclaimed by David Ben-Gurion, who became Israel's first Premier, and the U.S. officially recognized Israel. That evening, Egypt launched an air assault on Israel.

In 1966, by the time she was 51 years old, on July 1st, Medicare became available after President Johnson signed into law the Medicare Act in 1965. President Truman had received the first Medicare card since he had been the first to propose national healthcare law. insurance.

In 1990, in the year of Elizabeth Keeton's passing, on April 24th, the Hubble telescope was launched into space after long delays due to the Challenger explosion. An optical flaw was found within weeks of launch but was fixed within three years. The discoveries made possible by the Hubble have contributed to scientists' understanding of the universe.

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