Erma Kimbel (1894 - 1976)

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Erma Kimbel
1894 - 1976
updated February 06, 2019
Erma Kimbel was born on July 9, 1894. She died in February 1976 at 81 years old. We know that Erma Kimbel had been residing in Wessington Springs, Jerauld County, South Dakota 57382.


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Erma Kimbel died in February 1976 at 81 years old. She was born on July 9, 1894. We are unaware of information about Erma's family. We know that Erma Kimbel had been residing in Wessington Springs, Jerauld County, South Dakota 57382.
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In 1894, in the year that Erma Kimbel was born, on March 12th, for the first time, Coca-Cola was sold in individual bottles as a drink for consumer consumption. Previously, it was sold as a syrup for upset stomachs - over the counter.

In 1929, by the time she was 35 years old, the St. Valentine's Day Massacre happened on February 14th. In Chicago, seven men from the North Side Irish gang were gunned down by Al Capone's South Side Italian gang at the garage at 2122 North Clark Street. Al Capone was making a successful move to take over Chicago's organized crime. But the St. Valentine's Day massacre also resulted in a public outcry against all gangsters.

In 1951, Erma was 57 years old when on April 5th, Julius and Ethel Rosenberg (husband and wife) were sentenced to death for treason. They were executed on June 19th. American citizens, they were convicted of spying for the Soviet Union. Their two young sons were adopted by a high school teacher and his wife.

In 1963, when she was 69 years old, the British Secretary of War, 46 year old John Profumo ,was forced to resign when he lied about an affair with 19 year old Christine Keeler. Keeler was also involved with the Soviet naval attaché and charges of espionage were feared. No proof of spying was ever found.

In 1976, in the year of Erma Kimbel's passing, on August 4th, a mysterious illness struck an American Legion convention in Philadelphia. Within a week, 25 people had died and 130 people had been hospitalized. It was the first known instance of what came to be called "Legionnaires Disease."

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