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Gayle Maxine Tanaka (1955 - 2010)

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Gayle Maxine Tanaka
1955 - 2010
Born
June 15, 1955
Death
November 20, 2010
Last Known Residence
Torrance, Los Angeles County, California 90502
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Gayle Maxine Tanaka of Torrance, Los Angeles County, California was born on June 15, 1955, and died at age 55 years old on November 20, 2010.
Updated: November 11, 2011
Biography ID: 85524333

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Gayle Tanaka passed away at age 55 years old on November 20, 2010. Gayle Maxine Tanaka of Torrance, Los Angeles County, California was born on June 15, 1955.

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Gayle Maxine Tanaka lived 21 years shorter than the average Tanaka family member when she died at the age of 55.
The average age of a Tanaka family member is 76.
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In 1955, in the year that Gayle Maxine Tanaka was born, in January, President Eisenhower sent direct aid to South Vietnam. In February, U.S. advisors were sent to train troops.

In 1964, when she was just 9 years old, in June, three young civil rights workers - Andrew Goodman and Mickey Schwerner from New York City, and James Chaney from Meridian, Mississippi - were kidnapped and murdered in Mississippi. Working with "Freedom Summer", they were registering African-Americans to vote in the Southern states. Their bodies were found two months later. Although it was discovered that the White Knights of the Ku Klux Klan, the Neshoba County Sheriff's Office and the Philadelphia, Mississippi Police Department were involved, only 7 men were convicted and served less than six years.

In 1971, by the time she was 16 years old, in March, Congress passed the Twenty-sixth Amendment to the United States Constitution, which lowered the voting age to 18 (from 21). It was a response to the criticism that men could fight at 18, but not vote for the policies and politicians who sent them to war. The states quickly ratified the Amendment and it was signed into law on July 1st by President Richard Nixon.

In 1986, by the time she was 31 years old, on September 8th, the Oprah Winfrey Show went into national syndication. A popular talk show, it was number 1 in the ratings since its debut. The last show aired on May 25, 2011.

In 1991, when she was 36 years old, on December 25th, the Soviet Union flag was lowered and replaced by the Russian tricolor flag. It was the end of the Soviet Union. Mikhail Gorbachev resigned as President of the Soviet Union and Boris Yeltsin became President of the Russian Republic.

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