Freda Chapman (1918 - 1994)

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Cheney, Spokane County, Washington

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Ted Chapman's

Ted Chapman's

Roderick Murray Kelt Memorial Page 4

Roderick Murray Kelt Memorial Page 4

Leonard B. Chapman

Leonard B. Chapman

Martin O. Senseny and Family

Martin O. Senseny and Family

Ensign Ted Chapman

Ensign Ted Chapman

Louis Phillip Theriault & buddies

Louis Phillip Theriault & buddies

Wilmot Henry Chapman, Civil War

Wilmot Henry Chapman, Civil War

Sgt. Leonard John Chapman

Sgt. Leonard John Chapman

Leonard John Chapman, fishing

Leonard John Chapman, fishing

Leonard John Chapman

Leonard John Chapman

Leonard John Chapman, 1914

Leonard John Chapman, 1914

 Leonard J. & Eldridge Chapman

Leonard J. & Eldridge Chapman

Pvt. Leonard J. Chapman, aircraft

Pvt. Leonard J. Chapman, aircraft

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Pvt. Leonard J. Chapman, 1929 Ted Chapman's Roderick Murray Kelt Memorial Page 4 Leonard B. Chapman

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1918 - In the year that Freda Chapman was born, following European countries, Daylight Saving Time went into effect in the United States in March. It was an effort to conserve fuel needed to produce electric power. This was a war effort and proved unpopular so in most areas of the United States, Daylight Saving Time ended after World War I. It returned during World War II.

1933 - At the age of merely 15 years old, Freda was alive when on March 4th, Franklin Delano Roosevelt became the 32nd President of the United States. He was elected four times (equaled by no other President) and guided the United States through the Great Depression, the Dust Bowl, and World War 2. His wife was his cousin Eleanor Roosevelt (Teddy Roosevelt's niece) who President Truman called "First Lady of the World". Some of the major programs that survive from his presidency are the Securities and Exchange Commission, the Wagner Act (The National Labor Relations Act of 1935) , the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation and Social Security.

1963 - By the time she was 45 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.

1988 - When she was 70 years old, on December 16th, 1988 the popular film Rain Man was released. Featuring Dustin Hoffman and Tom Cruise. this film brought attention to autistic savants and was based on the "megasavant" Laurence Kim Peek. The film would later go to win four Oscars including Best Picture, Best Original Screenplay, Best Director and Best Actor in a Leading Role.

1994 - In the year of Freda Chapman's passing, on May 6th, former political prisoner, lawyer, and activist Nelson Mandela was elected the first black President of South Africa. He was 75 when he was elected and he served one five-year term.

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Freda Chapman passed away on October 3, 1994 at 76 years old. There is no listed cause of death for Freda. She was born on August 7, 1918. There is no information about Freda's family or relationships. We know that Freda Chapman had been residing in Cheney, Spokane County, Washington.

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