Elsie May Sharp (1885 - 1968)

Elsie May Sharp
1885 - 1968
updated February 06, 2019
Elsie May Sharp was born in 1885. She was born to Sharp Joseph H Sharp and Catherine Hastie Sharp. She died in 1968 in Clif, Australia at age 83.
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Elsie May Sharp
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Elsie May Sharp died in 1968 in Clif, Australia at 83 years old. She was born in 1885. She was born to Sharp Joseph H Sharp and Catherine Hastie Sharp.
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1885 - 1968 World Events

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In 1885, in the year that Elsie May Sharp was born, on January 24th, the Fenians - Irish Nationalists - set off dynamite bombs in the House of Commons chamber, Westminster Hall, and the Tower of London. Four civilians and two policemen were injured.

In 1895, when she was merely 10 years old, on March 15th, in County Tipperary, Ireland, Michael Cleary killed his wife of 8 years, Bridget, and burned her body. His defense was that his "wife" was a changeling that was left in his real wife's place when she was abducted by fairies. He was nonetheless convicted and imprisoned for manslaughter. He spent 15 years in prison.

In 1907, Elsie was 22 years old when the second Hague peace conference was called by Russia in the Netherlands. While nothing was settled regarding the matter of peace among nations, many resolutions were passed (and accepted by many nations) about the conventions of war - especially the protection of noncombatants.

In 1936, when she was 51 years old, on November 2nd, the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) debuted the world's first regular high-definition television service. The channel had a short schedule - Monday through Saturday, 3:00p to 4:00p and 9:00p to 10:00p. The first broadcast was "Opening of the BBC Television Service".

In 1968, in the year of Elsie May Sharp's passing, on April 4th, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., the civil rights leader, was shot and killed by an assassin in Memphis. James Earl Ray was apprehended and plead guilty to shooting Dr. King. Ray died in jail in 1998.

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