Ellen M Fitzgerald (1919 - 1995)

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Ellen M Fitzgerald
1919 - 1995
updated February 06, 2019
Ellen M Fitzgerald was born on June 9, 1919. She died on August 16, 1995 at age 76. We know that Ellen M Fitzgerald had been residing in Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania 15237.


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Ellen M Fitzgerald passed away on August 16, 1995 at 76 years old. She was born on June 9, 1919. We are unaware of information about Ellen's family. We know that Ellen M Fitzgerald had been residing in Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania 15237.
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In 1919, in the year that Ellen M Fitzgerald was born, on January 6th, President Theodore Roosevelt died. Having gone to bed the previous night after being treated for breathing problems, the ex-President died in his sleep from a clot that had traveled to his lungs. He was 60. After a simple service, Roosevelt was buried on a hillside overlooking Oyster Bay.

In 1921, she was only 2 years old when on November 11th, the first burial was held at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier in Arlington National Cemetery. The body of an unknown soldier - selected by Army Sgt. Edward F. Younger who was highly decorated for valor and received the Distinguished Service Cross in "The Great War" - was brought back from France (World War 1) and placed in the newly completed tomb. President Warren G. Harding officiated at the interment ceremonies.

In 1931, by the time she was only 12 years old, in March, “The Star Spangled Banner” officially became the national anthem by congressional resolution. Other songs had previously been used - among them, "My Country, 'Tis of Thee", "God Bless America", and "America the Beautiful". There was fierce debate about making "The Star Spangled Banner" the national anthem - Southerners and veterans organizations supported it, pacifists and educators opposed it.

In 1960, by the time she was 41 years old, on September 26th, the first televised debate for a Presidential campaign in the United States - Kennedy vs Nixon - was held. Seventy million people watched the debate on TV. The debate pre-empted the very popular Andy Griffith Show.

In 1995, in the year of Ellen M Fitzgerald's passing, on May 19th, the deadliest terrorist attack on American soil - before 9/11 - took place in Oklahoma City. A truck bomb went off outside the Alfred P. Murrah Federal Building in downtown - killing 68 people, injuring more than 680 others, and destroying one-third of the building. The most disturbing images were of children - a daycare center was hit by the bomb. The deadliest incident of domestic terrorism ever, Timothy McVeigh, Terry Nichols, and Michael Fortier were convicted of the bombing.

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Feb 22, 1939 - Aug 4, 1995
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Millie C Fitzgerald
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Aug 29, 1904 - Jan 6, 1991
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