Gertrude Morphew (1890 - 1989)

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Gertrude Morphew
1890 - 1989
updated February 06, 2019
Gertrude Morphew was born on July 26, 1890. She died on June 4, 1989 at 98 years of age. We know that Gertrude Morphew had been residing in De Queen, Sevier County, Arkansas 71832.


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Gertrude Morphew died on June 4, 1989 at 98 years old. She was born on July 26, 1890. We have no information about Gertrude's family. We know that Gertrude Morphew had been residing in De Queen, Sevier County, Arkansas 71832.
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In 1890, in the year that Gertrude Morphew was born, on July 3rd, Idaho became the 43rd state in the United States. On July 10th, Wyoming became the 44th state.

In 1929, Gertrude was 39 years old when on October 29th (Black Tuesday), the stock market crashed in the United States. Billions of dollars were lost and some investors committed suicide as a result, having lost their fortunes. This ushered in the 12 year, worldwide Great Depression.

In 1966, she was 76 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 1972, she was 82 years old when on September 5th, the Palestinian terrorist group Black September, with the assistance of German neo-nazis, kidnapped and killed 11 Israeli athletes at the Olympic Games in Munich. The attackers crept into the Olympic Village and abducted the athletes while they were sleeping. A German policeman was also killed.

In 1989, in the year of Gertrude Morphew's passing, 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%.

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