Ella Moore (1911 - 1985)

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Ella Moore
1911 - 1985
updated February 06, 2019
Ella Moore was born on September 22, 1911. She died in February 1985 at age 73. We know that Ella Moore had been residing in Lafayette, Lafayette County, Louisiana 70501.

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Ella Moore passed away in February 1985 at 73 years old. She was born on September 22, 1911. There is no information about Ella's surviving family. We know that Ella Moore had been residing in Lafayette, Lafayette County, Louisiana 70501.
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In 1911, in the year that Ella Moore was born, British physicist Ernest Rutherford (born in New Zealand), along with German physicist Hans Geiger, discovered the structure of an atom. He found that atoms had nuclei (a nucleus) and were circled by electrons, much as planets orbit the sun.

In 1922, Ella was merely 11 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 1943, Ella was 32 years old when on June 20th through June 22nd, the Detroit Race Riot erupted at Belle Isle Park. The rioting spread throughout the city (made worse by false rumors of attacks on blacks and whites) and resulted in the deployment of 6,000 Federal troops. 34 people were killed, (25 of them black) - mostly by white police or National Guardsmen, 433 were wounded (75 percent of them black) and an estimated $2 million of property was destroyed. The same summer, there were riots in Beaumont, Texas and Harlem, New York.

In 1979, when she was 68 years old, on November 4th, Iranian militant students seized the US embassy in Teheran and held 52 American citizens and diplomats hostage for 444 days. They were released at the end of the inauguration speech of the newly elected Ronald Reagan.

In 1985, in the year of Ella Moore's passing, on March 7th, the song "We Are the World" was released as a charity effort to alleviate the African famine. The song was written by Michael Jackson and Lionel Richie, and produced by Quincy Jones. They were joined by 37 other famous singers in the recording studio and a phenomena had begun

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Jul 25, 1933 - Aug 14, 1998
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Feb 22, 1933 - Aug 20, 2006
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Jan 11, 1897 - May 1987
New Iberia, Louisiana
Mackel Moore
May 3, 1933 - June 1982
Celima Moore
Mar 30, 1901 - September 1984
Abbeville, Louisiana
Samuel J Moore
Jun 24, 1934 - Jun 27, 2001
Opelousas, LA
Sidney Moore
Jun 26, 1933 - Jan 15, 2006
Shreveport, LA
James R Moore
Jul 20, 1934 - Jun 4, 2009
Seattle, WA
James D Moore
Dec 10, 1935 - Sep 20, 2004
Minden, LA
Minnie Moore
Jul 15, 1890 - October 1976
Dry Prong, Louisiana
Stephon A Moore
Jul 16, 1976 - April 1993
Baton Rouge, LA
Willie R Moore
Sep 28, 1933 - Dec 22, 1998
Shreveport, LA
David W Moore
Mar 3, 1932 - Jul 16, 2003
Shreveport, LA
Dorothy L Moore
Jun 7, 1921 - May 16, 2002
Carthage, TX
Ever L Moore
Mar 21, 1918 - Dec 14, 1998
Barstow, CA
Edward M Moore
Sep 18, 1938 - Jun 2, 2007
Scaly Mountain, NC
Lula Moore
Oct 27, 1896 - August 1985
Bossier City, Louisiana
Booker T Moore
Jul 19, 1933 - April 1988
Detroit, MI
Laura A Moore
Dec 29, 1901 - July 1988
Shreveport, LA

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