Ella W Keller (1912 - 1997)

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Ella W Keller
1912 - 1997
updated February 06, 2019
Ella W Keller was born on July 3, 1912. She died on November 17, 1997 at 85 years old. We know that Ella W Keller had been residing in Tishomingo, Johnston County, Oklahoma 73460.


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Ella W Keller passed away on November 17, 1997 at age 85. She was born on July 3, 1912. We have no information about Ella's family. We know that Ella W Keller had been residing in Tishomingo, Johnston County, Oklahoma 73460.
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1912 - 1997 World Events

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In 1912, in the year that Ella W Keller was born, the RMS Titanic sank in April. The RMS Titanic was a British built and run passenger liner that was billed as "unsinkable." On its maiden voyage from Southampton England to New York City, carrying about 2,224 passengers and crew - from the wealthiest people in the world to poor emigrants from Europe, the Titanic hit an iceberg. Five of her watertight compartments failed but she was designed to survive only 4 being flooded. She began to sink. There were only enough lifeboats for about half of the passengers so over 1,000 remained behind while "women and children first" were loaded. Over 1500 died, making it the largest maritime disaster in modern history.

In 1944, at the age of 32 years old, Ella was alive when on June 22nd, the Servicemen's Readjustment Act of 1944, called the G.I. Bill, was signed into law, pushed through by the veteran's organizations. Benefits provided for veterans to return to school (high school, vocational school, or college), obtain low interest home mortgages and low interest business loans, and (if needed) one year of unemployment insurance. Since most returning vets immediately found work, less than 20% of the unemployment benefits were distributed.

In 1972, by the time she was 60 years old, on November 7th, Richard Nixon won re-election, amidst the dawning knowledge of the Watergate scandal, by 60.7% to anti-war candidate George McGovern's 37.5%.

In 1980, at the age of 68 years old, Ella was alive when on April 24th, a rescue attempt was begun in the Iranian Hostage Crisis. The attempt failed and 8 US servicemen were killed. Eight helicopters had been sent for the mission, but only 5 arrived in operating condition., Since the military had advised that the mission be aborted if there were fewer than 6 helicopters, President Carter stopped it. Upon leaving, a helicopter collided with a transport plane and the men were killed.

In 1997, in the year of Ella W Keller'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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Mar 27, 1934 - Dec 3, 2005
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Jun 26, 1919 - Oct 16, 1990
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May 31, 1897 - September 1983
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Jan 5, 1909 - Oct 7, 2003
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Betty L Keller
Apr 18, 1939 - Apr 17, 2011
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Jan 2, 1908 - October 1986
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Feb 25, 1887 - March 1975
Concord, California
Mary R Keller
Jan 10, 1940 - Apr 15, 2005
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Jul 3, 1921 - Aug 26, 2000
Encino, CA
Helen Keller
Sep 16, 1892 - February 1975
Robert John Keller
Jan 5, 1944 - Sep 8, 2008
Sweet Home, Oregon
Jeannette Christa Keller
Apr 25, 1916 - Mar 6, 2010
Saint Helena, California
Phyllis Keller
Aug 21, 1909 - December 1980
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Frances Keller
Jul 9, 1907 - March 1987
Compton, California

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Oscar F Irwin
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Pauline Solomon
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