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Emma T Jurcak (1920 - 2009)

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Emma T Jurcak
1920 - 2009
Born
January 29, 1920
Death
December 16, 2009
Last Known Residence
Hudson, Summit County, Ohio 44236
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Emma T Jurcak of Hudson, Summit County, Ohio was born on January 29, 1920, and died at age 89 years old on December 16, 2009.
Updated: October 7, 2011
Biography ID: 33548756

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Emma Jurcak passed away at age 89 years old on December 16, 2009. Emma T Jurcak of Hudson, Summit County, Ohio was born on January 29, 1920.

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Emma T Jurcak lived 16 years longer than the average Jurcak family member when she died at the age of 89.
The average age of a Jurcak family member is 73.
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In 1920, in the year that Emma T Jurcak was born, the Volstead Act became law. Formally called the National Prohibition Act, the Volstead Act enabled law enforcement agencies to carry out the 18th Amendment. It said that "no person shall manufacture, sell, barter, transport, import, export, deliver, or furnish any intoxicating liquor except as authorized by this act" and defined intoxicating liquor as any beverage containing more than 0.5% alcohol by volume.

In 1939, at the age of 19 years old, Emma was alive when in May, Disney's Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, the first full-length animated film, reached a total international gross of $6.5 million which made it (to then) the most successful sound film of all time. First released in December 1937, it was originally dubbed "Disney's Folly" but the premiere received a standing ovation from the audience. At the 11th Academy Awards in February 1939, Walt Disney won an Academy Honorary Award - a full-size Oscar statuette and seven miniature ones - for Snow White.

In 1970, at the age of 50 years old, Emma was alive when on April 10th, Paul McCartney announced that he was leaving the Beatles. (John Lennon had previously told the band that he was leaving but hadn't publicly announced it.) By the end of the year, each Beatle had his own album.

In 1988, Emma was 68 years old when on December 16th, 1988 the popular film Rain Man was released. Featuring Dustin Hoffman and Tom Cruise. this film brought attention to autistic savants and was based on the "megasavant" Laurence Kim Peek. The film would later go to win four Oscars including Best Picture, Best Original Screenplay, Best Director and Best Actor in a Leading Role.

In 1999, by the time she was 79 years old, the fear that Y2K (year 2000) would cause the failure of computers worldwide when clocks didn't properly update to January 1st, 2000 became near panic. While some computer systems and software did have problems, the panic was unfounded and computer life went on.

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