Helen Dean (1891 - 1976)

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Helen Dean
1891 - 1976
updated February 06, 2019
Helen Dean was born on June 16, 1891. She died in October 1976 at 85 years old. We know that Helen Dean had been residing in Worcester, Worcester County, Massachusetts.


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Helen Dean died in October 1976 at age 85. She was born on June 16, 1891. We are unaware of information about Helen's family. We know that Helen Dean had been residing in Worcester, Worcester County, Massachusetts.
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In 1891, in the year that Helen Dean was born, on June 25th, in the July issue of The Strand Magazine in London, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's character Sherlock Holmes appeared in a series of short stories for the first time. Doyle eventually wrote 4 novels and 56 short stories with Holmes as the main character.

In 1909, Helen was 18 years old when explorer Robert Peary, a Rear Admiral in the U.S. Navy, claimed to have been the first to have reached the geographic North Pole. His claim has been disputed for over a century - some say that he ended up 60 miles from the North Pole. Peary was the only navigator on his team and he didn't submit his records for public review.

In 1952, when she was 61 years old, on July 2, Dr. Jonas E. Salk tested the first dead-virus polio vaccine on 43 children. The worst epidemic of polio had broken out that year - in the U.S. there were 58,000 cases reported. Of these, 3,145 people had died and 21,269 were left with mild to disabling paralysis.

In 1969, Helen was 78 years old when in August, a previously planned small concert turned into a (free) more than 400,000 strong gathering of attendees and bands at Max Yasgur's farm in upstate New York - now called Woodstock. Just some of the 32 acts: Richie Havens, Joe Cocker, Janis Joplin, Jimi Hendrix, The Who, Joan Baez, Crosby, Stills, Nash and Young, Jefferson Airplane, Country Joe, Santana, The Band, and Sly and the Family Stone.

In 1976, in the year of Helen Dean's passing, The United States celebrated the Bicentennial of the adoption of the Declaration of Independence. It was a year long celebration, with the biggest events taking place on July 4th.

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Gladys Dean
Jan 31, 1893 - February 1983
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Oct 18, 1895 - June 1984
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Jul 21, 1914 - Jan 24, 2000
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Vanessa L Dean
Aug 26, 1984 - Oct 21, 2003
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Olga Dean
Feb 27, 1915 - September 1992
Los Angeles, CA
Lucas Dean
Mar 28, 1913 - Feb 21, 2002
Lynn, MA
John H Dean
Jul 9, 1913 - Oct 2, 1995
Beverly, MA
Harold A Dean
Dec 4, 1915 - Jan 21, 1989
Danbury, CT
Elton A Dean
Jan 2, 1907 - Mar 21, 1993
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Edward Dean
Nov 2, 1911 - Nov 12, 2007
Thomas Dean
Jan 1, 1920 - November 1985
Edgartown, MA
Norman E Dean
Jul 25, 1910 - Aug 8, 1996
Worcester, MA
Alice Dean
Feb 18, 1902 - August 1948
Frank Dean
Jan 4, 1906 - August 1963
Augusta M Dean
Aug 8, 1901 - Nov 12, 1995
Oakham, MA
Lillian Dean
Dec 23, 1907 - September 1983
Fitchburg, MA
Herbert A Dean
Sep 24, 1925 - Mar 29, 1989
Salem, MA
Florence D Dean
Jul 13, 1916 - Jan 9, 2000
Lynn, MA
William Dean
Aug 28, 1898 - July 1975
Holyoke, MA
Irving Dean
Apr 9, 1927 - Jul 17, 1990

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