Enna York (1878 - 1967)

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Enna York
1878 - 1967
updated February 06, 2019
Enna York was born on March 10, 1878. Enna died on October 15, 1967 at 89 years old. We know that Enna York had been residing in Cullman, Cullman County, Alabama.


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Enna York died on October 15, 1967 at 89 years old. Enna was born on March 10, 1878. There is no information about Enna's surviving family. We know that Enna York had been residing in Cullman, Cullman County, Alabama.
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In 1878, in the year that Enna York was born, on September 12th, Cleopatra's Needle, built in Egypt in 1450 B.C. and transported to England, was erected in London. It had arrived in England on January 21st, having been towed by boat.

In 1884, this person was merely 6 years old when on August 5th, the cornerstone for the base of the Statue of Liberty - a gift from the people of France - was laid. 120,000 people - most donations were $1 - donated to the completion of the base. An 1883 poem by Emma Lazarus was also written to raise funds. That poem was included in the base of the statue and is well known today. The most famous phrase: "Keep, ancient lands, your storied pomp!" cries she
With silent lips. "Give me your tired, your poor,
Your huddled masses yearning to breathe free,
The wretched refuse of your teeming shore.
Send these, the homeless, tempest-tost to me,
I lift my lamp beside the golden door!"

In 1932, Enna was 54 years old when on February 27th, actress Elizabeth Taylor was born in London. Her parents were Americans living in London and when she was 7, the family moved to Los Angeles. Her first small part in a movie was in There's One Born Every Minute in 1942 but her first starring role was in National Velvet in 1944. She became as famous for her 8 marriages (to 7 people) as she was for her beauty and films.

In 1951, by the time this person was 73 years old, on June 25th, CBS began broadcasting in color. There were well over 10 million televisions by that time. The first show in color was a musical variety special titled "Premiere". Hardly anyone had a color TV that could see the show.

In 1967, in the year of Enna York's passing, on November 7th, President Johnson signed legislation passed by Congress that created the Corporation for Public Broadcasting (CPB), which would later become PBS and NPR. The legislation required CPB to operate with a "strict adherence to objectivity and balance in all programs or series of programs of a controversial nature".

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Ora York
Aug 19, 1891 - Jul 15, 1988
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Geneva York
Jul 28, 1905 - Mar 17, 2003
Bessemer, AL
Gesna York
May 27, 1906 - May 3, 1997
Centreville, AL
Charles D York
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Eliza York
Jul 2, 1899 - December 1975
Stevenson, Alabama
Celia York
May 21, 1897 - October 1983
Flat Rock, Alabama
Florence York
Oct 2, 1886 - March 1983
Salitpa, Alabama
Cecil E York
Oct 17, 1893 - Feb 7, 1991
Opelika, AL
Mamie W York
Aug 11, 1900 - Jun 21, 1988
Mobile, AL
Rena York
Oct 30, 1887 - March 1981
Thomasville, Alabama
Theresa York
May 5, 1901 - September 1986
Birmingham, Alabama
Daisy T York
Oct 19, 1892 - Jan 11, 1991
Birmingham, AL
Allie York
Dec 18, 1891 - October 1983
Sumiton, Alabama
George York
Dec 23, 1916 - Jul 31, 1998
Brooklyn, NY
John York
Dec 25, 1900 - April 1961
Sudie York
Oct 25, 1898 - February 1978
Tallapoosa, Georgia
Jessie York
Jan 12, 1890 - February 1978
Tallapoosa, Georgia
Oscar York
Mar 23, 1916 - May 1983
Adamsville, Alabama
Chester York
Aug 31, 1906 - July 1981
Wilmington, Delaware
Wesley York
Aug 14, 1908 - Jul 17, 1994
Mount Vernon, AL

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Oct 31, 1885 - Sep 15, 1968
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Rhoda M Yarbrough
May 29, 1891 - Aug 15, 1974
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Rose Yarbrough
May 22, 1885 - April 1973
Cullman, Alabama
Etta Weeks
Mar 31, 1880 - May 15, 1974
Cullman, AL
Sudie Wise
Apr 10, 1887 - Dec 15, 1972
Cullman, AL
Lillie Hardman
Jun 12, 1897 - August 1980
Cullman, Alabama
Gerome M Horsley
Jan 15, 1886 - Aug 15, 1967
Hanceville, AL
Maud Brewster
Sep 9, 1892 - June 1984
Birmingham, Alabama
Sarah F Owens
Oct 13, 1890 - Apr 15, 1967
Cullman, AL
Minnie T Wigginton
Aug 9, 1878 - Jan 15, 1971
Somerville, AL
Lula M Whisenhunt
Apr 24, 1885 - Jul 15, 1967
Vinemont, AL
Charles Watkins
Aug 15, 1886 - December 1976
Decatur, Alabama
Annie L Woods
Jun 5, 1880 - Sep 15, 1967
Athens, AL
Gustie Townsend
May 27, 1893 - February 1975
Falkville, Alabama
Eula Hicks
Oct 3, 1900 - April 1982
Athens, Alabama
Otis G Cain
Apr 10, 1950 - Mar 26, 1996
Athens, AL
Lessie Mason
Dec 6, 1946 - Nov 1, 2001
Fayetteville, NC
Iowa Phillips
Mar 1, 1892 - Sep 15, 1974
Cullman, AL
Winnie Coffey
Mar 28, 1895 - March 1981
Decatur, Alabama
Martha Brooks
Oct 12, 1892 - Oct 15, 1966
Cullman, AL
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