Emily Ross (1890 - 1969)

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Emily Ross
1890 - 1969
updated February 06, 2019
Emily Ross was born on November 30, 1890. She died in January 1969 at 78 years of age. We know that Emily Ross had been residing in Salem, Marion County, Oregon 97302.

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Emily Ross died in January 1969 at 78 years of age. She was born on November 30, 1890. There is no information about Emily's family. We know that Emily Ross had been residing in Salem, Marion County, Oregon 97302.
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In 1890, in the year that Emily Ross was born, on October 9th, in Satory, France, the first fixed-wing, steam powered aircraft flew. "Ader Éole" flew, uncontrolled, for about 160 ft. at a height of just under 8 inches off the ground.

In 1920, she was 30 years old when in September, a bomb exploded in the J.P. Morgan bank building in New York City, killing 30 people immediately - 8 later died due to their injuries - and injuring another 200. Killing more people than the 1910 bombing of the LA Times (the deadliest terrorist act up until then), no one took responsibility and the perpetrators were never found. Italian anarchists were suspected of the bombing.

In 1937, when she was 47 years old, on May 6th, the German zeppelin the Hindenburg caught fire and blew up. The Hindenburg was a passenger ship traveling to Frankfurt Germany. It tried to dock in New Jersey, one of the stops, and something went wrong - it blew up. Thirty-six people were killed out of the 97 on board - 13 passengers, 22 crewmen, and one ground worker. The reasons for the explosion are still disputed.

In 1953, when she was 63 years old, on July 27th, the Korean Armistice Agreement was signed. The Armistice was to last until "a final peaceful settlement is achieved". No peaceful settlement has ever been agreed upon.

In 1969, in the year of Emily Ross's passing, on January 20th, Richard M. Nixon became the 37th President of the United States. Previously the Vice President to President Eisenhower, Nixon was the only President to resign in office - in his second term.

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Nov 2, 1916 - Jun 17, 1996
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Jan 13, 1910 - August 1986
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