Ethel Miller (1897 - 1987)

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Ethel Miller
1897 - 1987
June 18, 1897
December 1987
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Green Valley, Pima County, Arizona 85614
Ethel Miller was born on June 18, 1897. She died in December 1987 at 90 years of age. We know that Ethel Miller had been residing in Green Valley, Pima County, Arizona 85614.
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Ethel Miller died in December 1987 at 90 years old. She was born on June 18, 1897. We are unaware of information about Ethel's immediate family. We know that Ethel Miller had been residing in Green Valley, Pima County, Arizona 85614.

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In 1897, in the year that Ethel Miller was born, in the January 22nd issue of "Engineering", the word "computer" was first used to refer to a mechanical calculation device. Previously - since the 17th century - the term computer meant "one who computes" and referred to human beings who worked with numbers.

In 1908, at the age of merely 11 years old, Ethel was alive when a mysterious Siberian explosion leveled over 770 square miles of forest. There were no human casualties. Explanations of the explosion have included a comet, meteorite, natural atomic explosion, or a crashed UFO. Although it is called an impact event - the largest one in recorded earth history - there is no crater and it is widely thought that the explosion was caused by a meteor exploding 3 to 6 miles above the earth.

In 1938, by the time she was 41 years old, on June 25th (a Saturday) the Fair Labor Standards Act was signed into law by President Roosevelt (along with 120 other bills). The Act banned oppressive child labor, set the minimum hourly wage at 25 cents, and established the maximum workweek at 44 hours. It faced a lot of opposition and in fighting for it, Roosevelt said "Do not let any calamity-howling executive with an income of $1,000 a day, ...tell you...that a wage of $11 a week is going to have a disastrous effect on all American industry."

In 1954, by the time she was 57 years old, from April 22 through June 17th, the Army v. McCarthy hearings were held. The U.S. Army accused Roy Cohn (chief counsel to Senator McCarthy and later trusted mentor of Donald Trump) of blackmail. McCarthy and Cohn accused the U.S. Army of harboring communists. The Army allegations were found to be true. The U.S. Senate later censured McCarthy.

In 1987, in the year of Ethel Miller's passing, was the first time that a criminal in the United States - a serial rapist - was convicted through the use of DNA evidence.

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