Frances E Perske (1902 - 1989)

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Frances E Perske
1902 - 1989
updated February 06, 2019
Frances E Perske was born on December 1, 1902. She died on October 29, 1989 at 86 years old. We know that Frances E Perske had been residing in Wausau, Marathon County, Wisconsin 54401.

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Frances E Perske passed away on October 29, 1989 at age 86. She was born on December 1, 1902. There is no information about Frances's family. We know that Frances E Perske had been residing in Wausau, Marathon County, Wisconsin 54401.
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1902 - 1989 World Events

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In 1902, in the year that Frances E Perske was born, the first Rose Bowl game was played in Pasadena, California. Called the "Tournament East–West football game" at the time, the Michigan Wolverines (East) played the Stanford Indians (West) - the Wolverines won 49 - 0. (The Stanford captain requested an end to the game with 8 minutes remaining.) The Tournament of Roses Parade began in 1890 and the football game began as a way to boost tourism in the area.

In 1936, when she was 34 years old, on November 2nd, the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) debuted the world's first regular high-definition television service. The channel had a short schedule - Monday through Saturday, 3:00p to 4:00p and 9:00p to 10:00p. The first broadcast was "Opening of the BBC Television Service".

In 1940, at the age of 38 years old, Frances was alive when on July 27th, the cartoon character Bugs Bunny debuted in his first film A Wild Hare - voiced by Mel Blanc. He has since appeared in more short films, feature films, compilations, TV series, music records, comic books, video games, award shows, amusement park rides, and commercials than any other cartoon character. He even has a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. "What's up, Doc?"

In 1951, when she was 49 years old, on February 27th, the 22nd Amendment to the US Constitution (which limited the number of terms a president may serve to two) was ratified by 36 states, making it a part of the U.S. Constitution. The Amendment was both a reaction to the 4 term Roosevelt presidency and also the recognition of a long-standing tradition in American politics.

In 1989, in the year of Frances E Perske's passing, on March 24th, the Exxon Valdez, an oil tanker, struck a reef in Alaska's Prince William Sound and oil began spilling out of the hold. The oil would eventually contaminate more than a thousand miles of coastline. It is estimated that over 10.8 million gallons of crude oil spilled into the Sound - killing 100,000 to 250,000 seabirds, over 2,800 sea otters, about 12 river otters, 300 harbor seals, 247 bald eagles, and 22 orcas - as well as an unknown number of salmon and herring.

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Bernhard Perske
Dec 11, 1899 - December 1964
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Erna Perske
Jun 16, 1900 - September 1972
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John P Perske
Feb 11, 1923 - Oct 11, 1988
Schofield, WI
Robert D Perske
Dec 7, 1920 - Jan 14, 2011
Verona, WI
Pauline M Perske
Feb 2, 1899 - Apr 16, 1998
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Nettie Perske
Sep 27, 1908 - February 1978
Adolf Perske
Sep 26, 1880 - December 1967
Elberta, Alabama
Emma L Perske
Mar 8, 1911 - Jun 3, 2002
Elberta, AL
Walter J Perske
Aug 10, 1909 - Nov 15, 1994
Elberta, AL
John Perske
Sep 19, 1910 - August 1965
California
J R Perske
Feb 25, 1918 - Oct 1, 1993
Fresno, CA
Julius Perske
Oct 13, 1881 - September 1958
Leon Perske
Jun 14, 1939 - Sep 4, 2007
Waurika, OK
Alma Elizabeth Perske
Nov 1, 1923 - Feb 9, 2008
Fresno, California
Consuelo L Perske
Sep 8, 1912 - May 28, 1990
Cleta W Perske
Dec 1, 1931 - Mar 23, 2009
Corpus Christi, Texas
John Perske
Feb 11, 1883 - June 1963
Minnesota
Theodore Perske
Jun 12, 1887 - August 1976
Sauk Rapids, Minnesota
Beatrice E Perske
Jun 29, 1929 - Jan 25, 1992
Alice Perske
Jun 11, 1889 - February 1979
Sauk Rapids, Minnesota

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