Hazel M Shank (1904 - 1989)

Hazel M Shank
1904 - 1989
updated February 06, 2019
Hazel M Shank was born on July 19, 1904. She died on June 19, 1989 at age 84. We know that Hazel M Shank had been residing in Spring, Montgomery County, Texas 77380.


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Hazel M Shank passed away on June 19, 1989 at age 84. She was born on July 19, 1904. We are unaware of information about Hazel's family. We know that Hazel M Shank had been residing in Spring, Montgomery County, Texas 77380.
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In 1904, in the year that Hazel M Shank was born, the United States acquired the Panama Canal Zone. Now an unincorporated territory of the U.S., the Canal Zone had been previously held by the French, who were constructing a canal. The U.S. took over the construction of the Panama Canal and it was finally finished in 1914, when it was opened to commercial shipping. The United States held the Canal Zone until 1979.

In 1927, Hazel was 23 years old when in September, the Columbia Broadcasting System (later called CBS) became the second national radio network in the U.S. The first broadcast was a presentation by the Howard Barlow Orchestra from radio station WOR in Newark, New Jersey.

In 1936, by the time she was 32 years old, on November 3rd, President Franklin Delano Roosevelt was reelected to a second term. He ran against Republican Governor Alf Landon (Kansas), defeating Landon in the popular vote by 60.8% to 36.5%. Vermont and Maine were the only two states in which Landon won. John Nance Garner IV became the Vice-President in this election.

In 1950, by the time she was 46 years old, on June 25th, the Korean War began when North Korean Communist forces crossed the 38th parallel. The Soviet Union and China backed North Korea and the U.N., primarily the United States backed South Korea.

In 1989, in the year of Hazel M Shank's passing, on November 9th, the Berlin Wall fell. The Wall was built by the East Germans to keep East Berliners from escaping into West Berlin, separating families and friends. When the head of the East German Communist Party announced that day that East Berliners could cross whenever they pleased, happy crowds surged across the border. People brought tools and took parts of the hated wall.

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