Golda Goldberg (1923 - 2001)

Golda Goldberg
1923 - 2001
updated February 06, 2019
Golda Goldberg was born on October 15, 1923. She died on May 4, 2001 at 77 years old. We know that Golda Goldberg had been residing in Brooklyn, Kings County, New York 11230.


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Golda Goldberg died on May 4, 2001 at 77 years of age. She was born on October 15, 1923. There is no information about Golda's family. We know that Golda Goldberg had been residing in Brooklyn, Kings County, New York 11230.
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In 1923, in the year that Golda Goldberg was born, Harlem's Cotton Club opened in New York City. Owned by a bootlegger and gangster, it was a 700 seat speakeasy that catered to a "white only" clientele. But most of the entertainers were African-American and featured some of the best entertainers of the time such as Lena Horne, the Nicholas Brothers, Ethel Waters, and Cab Calloway.

In 1942, she was 19 years old when on November 28th at 10:15p, a nightclub in Boston, the Cocoanut Grove, caught fire. The origins of the fire are unknown but it killed 492 people - the deadliest nightclub fire in U.S. history. Hundreds more were injured. The disaster was so shocking that it replaced World War II in the headlines and lead to reforms in safety standards and codes.

In 1977, when she was 54 years old, on January 21st, President Carter pardoned "draft dodgers" - men who avoided the draft during the Vietnam War. He fulfilled a campaign promise with the pardon. But it only applied to civilian evaders - the estimated 500,000 to 1 million active-duty personnel who went AWOL were not included.

In 1988, Golda was 65 years old when on December 21st, Pan Am Flight 103 exploded over Lockerbie Scotland. The explosion killed all 259 people on board and another 11 on the ground. The flight had left Heathrow Airport in London less than an hour before, on its way to New York. After an exhaustive (and long) investigation it came to be believed that two individuals from Libya had planted the bomb.

In 1994, when she was 71 years old, 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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Apr 10, 1919 - Aug 15, 1997
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Oct 14, 1921 - Mar 13, 2011
Dec 25, 1906 - March 1976
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