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Geneva Johson (1928 - 2000)

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Geneva Johson
1928 - 2000
Born
January 18, 1928
Death
March 31, 2000
Last Known Residence
Chicago, Cook County, Illinois 60649
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Geneva Johson of Chicago, Cook County, Illinois was born on January 18, 1928, and died at age 72 years old on March 31, 2000.
Updated: November 2, 2011
Biography ID: 47260949

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Chicago, Cook County, Illinois 60649
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Geneva Johson passed away at age 72 years old on March 31, 2000. Geneva Johson of Chicago, Cook County, Illinois was born on January 18, 1928.

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Geneva Johson lived 4 years longer than the average Johson family member when she died at the age of 72.
The average age of a Johson family member is 68.
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1928 - 2000 World Events

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In 1928, in the year that Geneva Johson was born, aviatrix Amelia Earhart, age 31, became the first woman to fly solo across North America and back in August. In June, she had been part of a 3 man crew that flew the Atlantic Ocean but since she had no instrument training, she couldn't fly the plane - she kept the flight log. The North American flight became one of her many "firsts" as a female pilot.

In 1944, by the time she was 16 years old, on November 7th, Franklin Delano Roosevelt was reelected to a fourth term as President of the United States. Running against Thomas Dewey, Governor of New York, Roosevelt won 53.4 of the popular vote, Dewey got 45.9%.

In 1970, when she was 42 years old, on April 10th, Paul McCartney announced that he was leaving the Beatles. (John Lennon had previously told the band that he was leaving but hadn't publicly announced it.) By the end of the year, each Beatle had his own album.

In 1989, when she was 61 years old, on January 20th, George Herbert Walker Bush became the 41st President of the United States. Previously Ronald Regan's Vice President, he ran against Michael Dukakis and won the popular vote by 53.4% to 45.6%.

In 1992, she was 64 years old when on April 29th, riots began in Los Angeles after the "Rodney King" verdict was issued. Four LAPD officers had been accused of using excessive force (assault) on African-American Rodney King, who had been stopped for drunk driving. The beating had been videotaped. Their acquittal sparked a 6 day riot in Los Angeles.

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