Ella Keller (1906 - 1978)

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Ella Keller
1906 - 1978
updated February 06, 2019
Ella Keller was born on August 1, 1906. She died in October 1978 at 72 years old. We know that Ella Keller had been residing in Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California 90029.


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Ella Keller passed away in October 1978 at 72 years old. She was born on August 1, 1906. We are unaware of information about Ella's family or relationships. We know that Ella Keller had been residing in Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California 90029.
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In 1906, in the year that Ella Keller was born, author Upton Sinclair exposed the public-health threat of the meat-packing industry in his book The Jungle. While his intent was to show the lives of exploited lives of immigrants in Chicago and other industrialized cities, most people were horrified by how the meat that ended up on their tables was handled. There was such an outcry that legislation was passed to regulate meat packing. Sinclair said " "I aimed at the public's heart, and by accident I hit it in the stomach."

In 1910, she was merely 4 years old when the Mann Act, also called the White-Slave Traffic Act, was signed into law. Its purpose was to make it a felony to engage in interstate or foreign commerce transport of "any woman or girl for the purpose of prostitution or debauchery, or for any other immoral purpose". But the language was so broad that it was also applied to consensual sex between adults when wished.

In 1922, she was 16 years old when the Lincoln Memorial was dedicated in Washington, D.C. on May 30th. More than 35,000 people attended the dedication including Lincoln's son, Robert Todd Lincoln, and many Union and Confederate veterans - although the audience was segregated. The Memorial took 10 years to complete.

In 1957, when she was 51 years old, on September 24th, the "Little Rock Nine" (nine African-American students) entered Little Rock High School. Arkansas Gov. Orval Faubus had previously prevented the students from entering the school at the beginning of the term with the Arkansas National Guard - they blocked the door. President Eisenhower ordered federal troops - the 101st Airborne Division of the United States Army - to guard the students and allow them entry.

In 1978, in the year of Ella Keller's passing, on November 18th, Jim Jones's Peoples Temple followers committed mass suicide in Jonestown, Guyana - where they had moved, from San Francisco, as a group. Jones was the leader of the cult and ordered his followers to drink cyanide-laced punch, which they did. Whole families (women and children included) died - more than 900 people in all.

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Mar 1, 1892 - March 1966
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Jul 16, 1932 - Mar 5, 2008
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Oct 13, 1897 - April 1975
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Jan 25, 1906 - February 1956
Rose Keller
Apr 15, 1901 - October 1976
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Nov 29, 1901 - August 1988
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Apr 22, 1930 - February 1980
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Apr 8, 1935 - Jan 28, 2008
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Thomas P Keller
Sep 13, 1935 - Nov 12, 2001
Patterson, CA
Larry D Keller
Aug 16, 1937 - Aug 6, 1989
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Oct 7, 1974 - Apr 23, 2008
William J Keller
May 11, 1942 - Nov 7, 1996
Lou Mae Keller
Nov 28, 1925 - Jul 12, 1999
Fullerton, CA
Esther Keller
May 8, 1898 - March 1986
San Bernardino, California
Eleanor Keller
Jan 13, 1912 - Jun 7, 1997
Martinez, CA
Kathe Keller
Jul 5, 1881 - February 1970
Glendale, California
Carol Ann Keller
Feb 7, 1949 - Jul 11, 2010
Laune J Keller
Apr 17, 1948 - Sep 20, 2009
Highland, CA

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