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Gladys Haight (1911 - 1985)

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Gladys Haight
1911 - 1985
Born
July 11, 1911
Death
July 1985
Last Known Residence
Orlando, Orange County, Florida 32801
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Gladys Haight of Orlando, Orange County, Florida was born on July 11, 1911, and died at age 74 years old in July 1985.
Updated: October 3, 2011
Biography ID: 3732825

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Gladys Haight passed away at age 74 years old in July 1985. Gladys Haight of Orlando, Orange County, Florida was born on July 11, 1911.

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Gladys Haight lived 1 years shorter than the average Haight family member when she died at the age of 73.
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1911 - 1985 World Events

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In 1911, in the year that Gladys Haight was born, Norwegian explorer Roald Amundsen became the first man to reach the South Pole, along with four fellow Norwegian explorers. After hearing that Peary had beaten him to the North Pole, Amundsen decided to tackle the South Pole. On December 14th, he succeeded.

In 1945, Gladys was 34 years old when on May 7th, the Supreme Court ruled in the case of Jewell Ridge Coal Corp. v. United Mine Workers of America. The Court ruled that the underground travel time of coal miners was compensable work time under the Fair Labor Standards Act.

In 1951, Gladys was 40 years old when on April 5th, Julius and Ethel Rosenberg (husband and wife) were sentenced to death for treason. They were executed on June 19th. American citizens, they were convicted of spying for the Soviet Union. Their two young sons were adopted by a high school teacher and his wife.

In 1977, she was 66 years old when on May 25th, Star Wars premiered in theaters. Eventually, it became the highest-grossing film of all time - until E.T. surpassed it a few years later. It was an immediate hit with theatergoers.

In 1985, in the year of Gladys Haight's passing, on March 15th, the first internet domain name was registered - Symbolics.com. Symbolics, Inc., a spinoff of the MIT AI Lab, was a computer manufacturer headquartered in Massachusetts. The company no longer exists and the domain name was sold 25 years later.

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