Ida Frank (1869 - 1932)

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Kings County, New York

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Juda Frank

Juda Frank

Juda Frank

Juda Frank

Mietje Anna Frank

Mietje Anna Frank

Juda Frank

Juda Frank

Benjamin, Juda, and Mietje Frank

Benjamin, Juda, and Mietje Frank

Benjamin Frank

Benjamin Frank

Daatje Frank

Daatje Frank

Daatje Frank

Daatje Frank

Betty Frank

Betty Frank

Frank Family

Frank Family

Anne and Edith Frank

Anne and Edith Frank

Anne Frank

Anne Frank

Anne Frank, circa 1941

Anne Frank, circa 1941

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Anne Frank 1940 Juda Frank Juda Frank Mietje Anna Frank

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1869 - In the year that Ida Frank was born, on January 20th, Elizabeth Cady Stanton, speaking about women's rights - including the right to vote - was the first woman to testify before the US Congress. In May, she and Susan B. Anthony founded the National Woman Suffrage Association (NWSA).

1873 - She was merely 4 years old when on September 18th, the New York stock market crash - due to the failure of a number of banks - began the Panic of 1873. After the boom following the Civil War, the Coinage Act of 1873 and other factors led to the market crash. Thus began the "Long Depression" - also called the "Great Depression" until the 1930's.

1923 - She was 54 years old when 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.

1924 - Ida was 55 years old when J. Edgar Hoover, at the age of 29, was appointed the sixth director of the Bureau of Investigation by Calvin Coolidge (which later became the Federal Bureau of Investigation). The Bureau had approximately 650 employees, including 441 Special Agents. A former employee of the Justice Department, Hoover accepted his new position on the proviso that the bureau was to be completely divorced from politics and that the director report only to the attorney general.

1932 - In the year of Ida Frank's passing, on February 27th, actress Elizabeth Taylor was born in London. Her parents were Americans living in London and when she was 7, the family moved to Los Angeles. Her first small part in a movie was in There's One Born Every Minute in 1942 but her first starring role was in National Velvet in 1944. She became as famous for her 8 marriages (to 7 people) as she was for her beauty and films.

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Ida Frank passed away on March 19, 1932 in New York at 63 years old. No cause of death has been entered. She was born around 1869. There is no information about Ida's immediate family.

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