Frances Upson (1894 - 1978)

Frances Upson
1894 - 1978
updated February 06, 2019
Frances Upson was born on January 2, 1894. She died in July 1978 at age 84. We know that Frances Upson had been residing in Grosse Pointe, Wayne County, Michigan 48230.

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Frances Upson passed away in July 1978 at age 84. She was born on January 2, 1894. We have no information about Frances's family or relationships. We know that Frances Upson had been residing in Grosse Pointe, Wayne County, Michigan 48230.
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In 1894, in the year that Frances Upson was born, on April 21st, a coal miners' strike closed mines throughout the central United States. The Panic of 1893, and the resulting depression, hit coal miners hard and the miners only struck for 8 weeks - they couldn't afford to live without their wages any longer.

In 1908, she was only 14 years old when President Theodore Roosevelt held the White House Conservation Conference, which lead to the establishment of the National Conservation Commission. Preparing the first inventory of the United State's natural resources, the commission was divided into four parts: water, forests, lands, and minerals.

In 1943, at the age of 49 years old, Frances was alive when on March 31st, the Broadway musical Oklahoma! opened. Written by Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein II (the first of their string of successful collaborations), audiences loved it. The musical ran for 2,212 performances originally and was made into a movie in 1954.

In 1966, she was 72 years old when on September 8th, the first Star Trek episode, "The Man Trap," was broadcast on NBC. The plot concerned a creature that sucked salt from human bodies. The original series only aired for 3 seasons due to low ratings.

In 1978, in the year of Frances Upson's passing, on July 25th, Louise Brown, the first "test-tube baby", was born at Oldham Hospital in London. Louise was conceived through IVF (in vitro fertilization), a controversial and experimental procedure at the time.

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