Emma Williams (1897 - 1987)

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Emma Williams
1897 - 1987
updated February 06, 2019
Emma Williams was born on November 22, 1897. She died in September 1987 at 89 years of age. We know that Emma Williams had been residing in Starksboro, Addison County, Vermont 05487.

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Emma Williams passed away in September 1987 at 89 years old. She was born on November 22, 1897. We are unaware of information about Emma's family. We know that Emma Williams had been residing in Starksboro, Addison County, Vermont 05487.
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1897 - 1987 World Events

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In 1897, in the year that Emma Williams was born, on July 17th, the Klondike Gold Rush began when the first successful prospectors returned to Seattle after mining in the Yukon. They arrived on the ships Excelsior and Portland, bringing vast quantities of gold - over $32,000,000 in today's money - and everyone rushed to become rich in the Yukon.

In 1934, when she was 37 years old, on July 22nd, gangster John Dillinger was killed in Chicago. His gang had robbed banks and police stations, among other charges, and he was being hunted by J. Edgar Hoover, head of the FBI - although many in the public saw him as a "Robin Hood". A madam from a brothel in which he was hiding became an informer for the FBI and, after a shootout with FBI agents, Dillinger was shot and died.

In 1948, at the age of 51 years old, Emma was alive when on January 30th, Mahatma Gandhi was assassinated in New Delhi by a member of a Hindu nationalist party who thought that Gandhi was too accommodating to Muslims. The man, Nathuram Godse, shot Gandhi 3 times. He died immediately. The shooter was tried, convicted, and hung in November 1949.

In 1960, she was 63 years old when on May 1st, an American CIA U-2 spy plane, piloted by Francis Gary Powers, was shot down by a surface-to-air missile over the Soviet Union. Powers ejected and survived but was captured. The U.S. claimed that the U-2 was a "weather plane" but Powers was convicted in the Soviet Union of espionage. He was released in 1962 after 1 year, 9 months and 10 days in prison.

In 1987, in the year of Emma Williams's passing, on October 19th, stock exchanges around the world crashed. Beginning in Hong Kong then spreading to Europe, the crash then hit the United States. It was called Black Monday. The Dow Jones fell 508 points to 1,738.74 (22.61%).

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Mar 15, 1922 - May 1986
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Feb 9, 1935 - January 1967
Alandress Williams
Apr 10, 1946 - July 1987
Los Angeles, California
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Apr 15, 1943 - Dec 22, 2007
Cleveland, Ohio
Willie L Williams
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Magnolia, MS
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Jan 26, 1911 - Sep 10, 2001
Los Angeles, CA
James Williams
Apr 14, 1945 - August 1978
Lettie A Williams
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Lillie Williams
Jul 31, 1911 - August 1984
Port Gibson, Mississippi
Walter C Williams
Aug 2, 1945 - Aug 1, 2003
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