Hilda Darouse (1894 - 1977)

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Hilda Darouse
1894 - 1977
updated February 06, 2019
Hilda Darouse was born on December 1, 1894. She died in October 1977 at 82 years old. We know that Hilda Darouse had been residing in Hammond, Tangipahoa County, Louisiana.

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Hilda Darouse died in October 1977 at 82 years of age. She was born on December 1, 1894. There is no information about Hilda's family or relationships. We know that Hilda Darouse had been residing in Hammond, Tangipahoa County, Louisiana.
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In 1894, in the year that Hilda Darouse was born, on March 12th, for the first time, Coca-Cola was sold in individual bottles as a drink for consumer consumption. Previously, it was sold as a syrup for upset stomachs - over the counter.

In 1932, she was 38 years old when five years to the day after Lindbergh crossed the Atlantic, Amelia Earhart flew solo from Newfoundland to Ireland, the first woman to cross the Atlantic solo and the first to replicate Lindbergh's feat. She flew over 2,000 miles in just under 15 hours.

In 1945, by the time she was 51 years old, on February 19th, US Marines landed on the island of Iwo Jima and the Battle of Iwo Jima began. Lasting 5 weeks, it was some of the bloodiest and fiercest fighting in the Pacific theater during World War II. The occupying Japanese forces were heavily armed and there were 21,000 Japanese soldiers on the island at the beginning of the battle. Only 216 Japanese soldiers were captured afterwards - the rest had been killed in action or committed suicide. 6,800 American soldiers died but the Americans took control of the island.

In 1962, she was 68 years old when on February 20th, Lt. Col. John H. Glenn, Jr. became the first American to orbit the Earth. The Friendship 7 flew three times around the earth in 4 hours and 55 minutes. At age 77, Glenn returned to space - the oldest person to fly in space.

In 1977, in the year of Hilda Darouse's passing, on January 20th, Jimmy Carter became the 39th President of the United States. Running against incumbent Gerald Ford, he won 50.1% of the popular vote to Ford's 48.0%. He was elected to only one term.

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Other Darouses

Richard W Darouse
Sep 12, 1914 - Nov 2, 2000
Hammond, LA
Edwin B Darouse
Oct 15, 1916 - May 5, 2001
Hammond, LA
Donald Ray Darouse
Mar 6, 1948 - Dec 31, 2008
TX
Jason E. Darouse
Born: around 1974
TX
Jennifer L. (Cade) Darouse
Born: around 1975
TX
Miles W. Darouse
Born: around 1981
TX
Jacki L. (White) Darouse
Born: around 1981
TX
Ceres (Szakaes) Darouse
Born: around 1947
TX
Gerald W. Darouse
Born: around 1951
TX
Janet v. (Fries) Darouse
Born: around 1955
TX
Donald R. Darouse
Born: around 1949
TX
Alana E. (Denison) Darouse
Born: around 1953
TX
James H. Darouse
Born: around 1949
TX
Karen (Harper) Darouse
Born: around 1957
TX
Myra S Darouse
Born: around 1922
Louisiana, United States
John W Darouse
Born: around 1910
United States
John Paul Darouse
Born: around 1923
Louisiana, United States

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