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Elizabeth M Whitaker (1923 - 1997)

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Elizabeth M Whitaker
1923 - 1997
Born
July 7, 1923
Death
April 24, 1997
Last Known Residence
Rochester, Strafford County, New Hampshire 03867
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Elizabeth M Whitaker of Rochester, Strafford County, New Hampshire was born on July 7, 1923, and died at age 73 years old on April 24, 1997.
Updated: October 1, 2011
Biography ID: 2944389

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Elizabeth Whitaker passed away at age 73 years old on April 24, 1997. Elizabeth M Whitaker of Rochester, Strafford County, New Hampshire was born on July 7, 1923.

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Elizabeth M Whitaker lived 2 years longer than the average Whitaker family member when she died at the age of 73.
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1923 - 1997 World Events

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In 1923, in the year that Elizabeth M Whitaker was born, on September 1, an earthquake - the Great Kanto earthquake - destroyed one-third of Tokyo. Measuring 7.9 and with a reported duration of between 4 and 10 minutes, casualties totaled about 142,800 deaths, including about 40,000 who went missing and were presumed dead.

In 1951, when she was 28 years old, on June 25th, CBS began broadcasting in color. There were well over 10 million televisions by that time. The first show in color was a musical variety special titled "Premiere". Hardly anyone had a color TV that could see the show.

In 1967, Elizabeth was 44 years old when 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.

In 1982, Elizabeth was 59 years old when on September 14th, Princess Grace of Monaco (American actress Grace Kelly), 52, died of injuries when her car plunged off a mountain road. Her 17 year old daughter, Stephanie, was also in the car and suffered serious injuries but recovered. It's believed that the accident was caused when Princess Grace, who was driving, had a mild stroke.

In 1997, in the year of Elizabeth M Whitaker's passing, on August 31st, Princess Diana of Great Britain was killed when her car crashed into a pillar in the tunnel under the Pont de l'Alma bridge in Paris. The car she was riding in was trying to evade the paparazzi but it was also discovered later that the driver of the car, who was also killed, had three times the legal limit of alcohol which likely contributed to the accident.

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