Ellen Barkdoll (1883 - 1980)

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Ellen Barkdoll
1883 - 1980
updated February 06, 2019
Ellen Barkdoll was born on November 18, 1883. She died in July 1980 at age 96. We know that Ellen Barkdoll had been residing in Lakewood, Pierce County, Washington 98499.

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Ellen Barkdoll passed away in July 1980 at age 96. She was born on November 18, 1883. We are unaware of information about Ellen's immediate family. We know that Ellen Barkdoll had been residing in Lakewood, Pierce County, Washington 98499.
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1883 - 1980 World Events

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In 1883, in the year that Ellen Barkdoll was born, on February 28th, in Boston MA, the first vaudeville theater was opened by Benjamin Franklin Keith.

In 1925, Ellen was 42 years old when in July, the Scopes Trial - often called the Scopes Monkey Trial - took place, prosecuting a substitute teacher for teaching evolution in school. Tennessee had enacted a law that said it was "unlawful to teach human evolution in any state-funded school". William Jennings Bryan headed the prosecution and Clarence Darrow headed the defense. The teacher was found guilty and fined $100. An appeal to the Supreme Court of Tennessee upheld the law but overturned the guilty verdict.

In 1947, at the age of 64 years old, Ellen was alive when on November 25th, the Hollywood "Black List" was created by the House Un-American Activities Committee (HUAC). Ten Hollywood writers and directors had refused to testify to the Committee regarding "Communists" or "Reds" in the movie industry. The next day, the blacklist was created and they were fired.

In 1953, when she was 70 years old, actress and comedian Lucille Ball gave birth to Desi Arnaz, Jr on January 19th. On the same day on "I Love Lucy", the fictional Little Ricky was born as well. Baby Desi graced the cover of the first TV Guide magazine with a headline that read ""Lucy's $50,000,000 baby" - because the commercial revenue from his birth was expected to be that amount.

In 1980, in the year of Ellen Barkdoll's passing, 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.

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