Essie Sheppard (1912 - 1981)

Essie Sheppard
1912 - 1981
updated February 06, 2019
Essie Sheppard was born on August 6, 1912. She died in February 1981 at age 68. We know that Essie Sheppard had been residing in Florida 33821.
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Essie Sheppard passed away in February 1981 at age 68. She was born on August 6, 1912. There is no information about Essie's family or relationships. We know that Essie Sheppard had been residing in Florida 33821.
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In 1912, in the year that Essie Sheppard was born, the Girl Scouts of the USA was started by Juliette Gordon Low with the help of Sir Robert Baden-Powell, the founder of Boy Scouts in Great Britain. She said after a meeting with Baden-Powell, "I've got something for the girls of Savannah, and all of America, and all the world, and we're going to start it tonight!" And she did.

In 1928, when she was 16 years old, Mickie Mouse was born! He first appeared in Disney's Steamboat Willie, along with Minnie. Although they were in two previous shorts, this was the first to be distributed. Steamboat Willie took advantage of the new technology and was a "talkie" - music was coordinated with the animation. It became the most popular cartoon of its day.

In 1947, at the age of 35 years old, Essie was alive when on November 25th, the Hollywood "Black List" was created by the House Un-American Activities Committee (HUAC). Ten Hollywood writers and directors had refused to testify to the Committee regarding "Communists" or "Reds" in the movie industry. The next day, the blacklist was created and they were fired.

In 1979, at the age of 67 years old, Essie was alive when on November 4th, Iranian militant students seized the US embassy in Teheran and held 52 American citizens and diplomats hostage for 444 days. They were released at the end of the inauguration speech of the newly elected Ronald Reagan.

In 1981, in the year of Essie Sheppard's passing, on January 20th, Ronald Reagan became the 40th President of the United States. He ran against the incumbent, Jimmy Carter, and won 50.7% of the popular vote to Carter's 41.0%.

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Jun 3, 1886 - March 1981
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Oct 8, 1922 - Sep 24, 2002
Jul 13, 1929 - Jul 16, 1998
Jan 3, 1919 - Feb 12, 1993
Mar 4, 1922 - Nov 17, 2000
Aug 27, 1920 - Jun 4, 2005
May 12, 1926 - Dec 13, 2009
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Apr 12, 1917 - March 1981
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Nov 12, 1921 - Oct 24, 1998
Jun 19, 1915 - May 13, 2009
Jun 3, 1923 - Aug 27, 2010
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Jan 5, 1915 - Aug 23, 1992
Mar 1, 1924 - Apr 3, 2003
Apr 29, 1900 - December 1976
Jul 5, 1921 - March 1983
Mar 2, 1905 - May 1961
Oct 7, 1921 - July 1984
Jan 12, 1901 - May 1969
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