Elizabeth Woodbury

(1880 - 1976)

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Elizabeth Woodbury
1880 - 1976
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October 6, 1880
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July 1976
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Elizabeth Woodbury was born on October 6, 1880. She died in July 1976 at 95 years of age.
Updated: February 06, 2019
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Elizabeth Woodbury died in July 1976 at 95 years old. She was born on October 6, 1880. We are unaware of information about Elizabeth's immediate family.

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In 1880, in the year that Elizabeth Woodbury was born, on February 2nd the city of Wabash, Indiana became the third city in the world to be lit by electricity.

In 1928, by the time she was 48 years old, aviatrix Amelia Earhart, age 31, became the first woman to fly solo across North America and back in August. In June, she had been part of a 3 man crew that flew the Atlantic Ocean but since she had no instrument training, she couldn't fly the plane - she kept the flight log. The North American flight became one of her many "firsts" as a female pilot.

In 1933, Elizabeth was 53 years old when on December 5th, the Twenty-first Amendment to the United States Constitution was ratified. The 21st Amendment said "The eighteenth article of amendment to the Constitution of the United States is hereby repealed." Alcohol was legal again! It was the only amendment to the Constitution approved for the explicit purpose of repealing a previously existing amendment. South Carolina was the only state to reject the Amendment.

In 1941, Elizabeth was 61 years old when on December 7th, the Japanese attacked the military base at Pearl Harbor, Hawaii. The surprise aerial attack damaged 8 U.S. battleships (6 later returned to service), including the USS Arizona, and destroyed 188 aircraft. 2,402 American citizens died and 1,178 wounded were wounded. On December 8th, the U.S. declared war on Japan and on December 11th, Germany and Italy (allies of Japan) declared war on the United States. World War II was in full swing.

In 1976, in the year of Elizabeth Woodbury's passing, The United States celebrated the Bicentennial of the adoption of the Declaration of Independence. It was a year long celebration, with the biggest events taking place on July 4th.

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