Gloria R Adams (1920 - 1994)

Gloria R Adams
1920 - 1994
updated February 06, 2019
Gloria R Adams was born on May 5, 1920. She died in July 1994 at age 74. We know that Gloria R Adams had been residing in Bentleyville, Washington County, Pennsylvania 15314.
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Gloria R Adams passed away in July 1994 at 74 years old. She was born on May 5, 1920. There is no information about Gloria's family or relationships. We know that Gloria R Adams had been residing in Bentleyville, Washington County, Pennsylvania 15314.
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In 1920, in the year that Gloria R Adams was born, the Volstead Act became law. Formally called the National Prohibition Act, the Volstead Act enabled law enforcement agencies to carry out the 18th Amendment. It said that "no person shall manufacture, sell, barter, transport, import, export, deliver, or furnish any intoxicating liquor except as authorized by this act" and defined intoxicating liquor as any beverage containing more than 0.5% alcohol by volume.

In 1943, she was 23 years old when on June 20th through June 22nd, the Detroit Race Riot erupted at Belle Isle Park. The rioting spread throughout the city (made worse by false rumors of attacks on blacks and whites) and resulted in the deployment of 6,000 Federal troops. 34 people were killed, (25 of them black) - mostly by white police or National Guardsmen, 433 were wounded (75 percent of them black) and an estimated $2 million of property was destroyed. The same summer, there were riots in Beaumont, Texas and Harlem, New York.

In 1967, by the time she was 47 years old, on October 2nd, Thurgood Marshall was sworn in as the first black US Supreme Court justice. Marshall was the great-grandson of a slave and graduated first in his class at Howard University Law School. His nomination to the Supreme Court was approved by the Senate, 69 to 11.

In 1973, Gloria was 53 years old when on August 15th, amidst rising calls for the impeachment of President Richard Nixon, Congress imposed an end to the bombing of Cambodia.

In 1994, in the year of Gloria R Adams'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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c. 1955 - Unknown
c. 1937 - Unknown
c. 1950 - Unknown
c. 1959 - Unknown
c. 1948 - Unknown
c. 1952 - Unknown
c. 1949 - Unknown
c. 1962 - Unknown
c. 1958 - Unknown
c. 1951 - Unknown
c. 1948 - Unknown
c. 1963 - Unknown
c. 1958 - Unknown
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c. 1962 - Unknown
c. 1946 - Unknown

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