Helen Owens (1902 - 1966)

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Helen Owens
1902 - 1966
updated February 06, 2019
Helen Owens was born on August 9, 1902. She died in March 1966 at 63 years old. We know that Helen Owens had been residing in French Camp, San Joaquin County, California 95231.


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Helen Owens died in March 1966 at 63 years old. She was born on August 9, 1902. We have no information about Helen's surviving family. We know that Helen Owens had been residing in French Camp, San Joaquin County, California 95231.
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In 1902, in the year that Helen Owens was born, the first Rose Bowl game was played in Pasadena, California. Called the "Tournament East–West football game" at the time, the Michigan Wolverines (East) played the Stanford Indians (West) - the Wolverines won 49 - 0. (The Stanford captain requested an end to the game with 8 minutes remaining.) The Tournament of Roses Parade began in 1890 and the football game began as a way to boost tourism in the area.

In 1917, by the time she was merely 15 years old, Dutch exotic dancer Mata Hari was convicted and executed as a German spy. Since Mata Hari, born Margaretha Geertruida "Margreet" MacLeod, was a citizen of the Netherlands (which remained neutral in World War 1), she could travel freely in Europe. Her travels (and her romantic entanglements) raised suspicion and she was arrested by the French and found guilty. There is still controversy about her guilt although her name has become synonymous with a seductive female spy.

In 1924, by the time she was 22 years old, in May, wealthy college students Nathan Leopold and Richard Loeb kidnapped and killed 14 year old Robert Franks "in the interest of science". Leopold and Loeb thought that they were intellectually superior and that they could commit the perfect crime and not be caught. They were brought in for questioning within 8 days and quickly confessed. Clarence Darrow was hired as their defense lawyer, getting them life imprisonment instead of a death sentence. Loeb was eventually killed in prison - Leopold was released after 33 years, dying of a heart attack at age 66.

In 1945, at the age of 43 years old, Helen was alive 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 1966, in the year of Helen Owens's passing, on September 8th, the first Star Trek episode, "The Man Trap," was broadcast on NBC. The plot concerned a creature that sucked salt from human bodies. The original series only aired for 3 seasons due to low ratings.

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East Melbourne, Australia
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Jul 22, 1915 - Aug 24, 2012
Helen Jeannette Owens
Mar 27, 1925 - Dec 24, 2011
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Jul 15, 1927 - Apr 30, 2010
Helen Ada Owens
Jan 16, 1920 - Jul 31, 2009
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May 28, 1912 - Aug 13, 2007
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Dec 20, 1920 - Apr 23, 2002
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Mar 21, 1923 - Dec 1, 1988
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around 1883 - Sep 12, 1906
Helen Owens
around 1894 - May 9, 1941
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around 1892 - Mar 25, 1936
Helen Owens
around 1872 - Jan 30, 1924
Helen Owens
around 1900 - Jan 9, 1915
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around 1911 - Apr 27, 1912

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Wiley B Owens
Jul 20, 1932 - Apr 29, 2011
Houston, Texas
Shelley Jones Owens
Aug 30, 1935 - Oct 16, 2009
Palos Verdes Peninsula, California
Thelma E Owens
Oct 1, 1909 - Jun 30, 1990
Beulah R Owens
Jun 11, 1924 - Sep 18, 1990
Ruth Owens
May 6, 1915 - Dec 8, 2005
Albuquerque, NM
J D Owens
Jan 13, 1938 - Mar 15, 1991
Robert Lee Owens
May 9, 1937 - Jun 3, 2010
Garden Grove, California
Harold G Owens
May 25, 1937 - Sep 30, 1995
Myrtle Janice Owens
Feb 10, 1934 - Apr 30, 2008
Oroville, California
America Owens
Apr 5, 1898 - Aug 15, 1998
Muldrow, OK
Charles W Owens
Apr 11, 1941 - Apr 9, 2007
Redding, CA
William Duane Owens Sr
Jan 17, 1940 - Apr 1, 2008
Hemet, California
Marvin Owens
May 17, 1926 - August 1982
San Jose, California
Bobby R Owens Sr
Jul 7, 1943 - May 29, 2000
Buckeye, AZ
Phil Owens
Jan 16, 1947 - September 1979
Linda K Owens
Feb 20, 1946 - Nov 25, 2003
Tulare, CA
Alice Doleene Owens
Dec 21, 1914 - Jan 6, 2009
Santa Barbara, California
Len Owens
May 16, 1890 - March 1968
Palm Springs, California
Lillian Owens
Apr 4, 1894 - January 1981
San Jose, California
Pamela S Owens
Aug 31, 1953 - Apr 3, 2004

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Stockton, California
Maxine M Conley
Aug 20, 1917 - Oct 15, 1997
Sacramento, CA
Dorothy M Platner
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Redding, CA
Clifton R Haynes
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San Leandro, CA
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Fair Oaks, CA
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Richard N Patterson
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