Ila Walker (1888 - 1972)

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Ila Walker
1888 - 1972
updated February 06, 2019
Ila Walker was born on June 22, 1888. She died in June 1972 at age 83. We know that Ila Walker had been residing in Detroit, Wayne County, Michigan 48219.


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Ila Walker passed away in June 1972 at 83 years old. She was born on June 22, 1888. There is no information about Ila's surviving family. We know that Ila Walker had been residing in Detroit, Wayne County, Michigan 48219.
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1888 - 1972 World Events

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In 1888, in the year that Ila Walker was born, on July 25th, a court stenographer from Salt Lake City - Frank Edward McGurrin - decisively beat the competition in a typing contest in Ohio. He was supposedly the only person who used touch typing and is believed to have invented the method. Touch typing is ubiquitous now - but Frank's win is what convinced everyone that the method was good!

In 1919, Ila was 31 years old when in Norfolk Virginia, the first rotary dial telephones were introduced by the American Telephone and Telegraph Company (AT&T), making it easier to make a call without an operator.

In 1949, she was 61 years old when on April 4th, NATO (the North Atlantic Treaty Organization) was established. Twelve nations originally signed the North Atlantic Treaty - the United States, Great Britain, France, Belgium, the Netherlands, Denmark, Italy, Luxembourg, Norway, Iceland, Canada, and Portugal. Greece, Turkey, and West Germany later joined. Today, there are 26 nations in NATO.

In 1960, by the time she was 72 years old, on September 26th, the first televised debate for a Presidential campaign in the United States - Kennedy vs Nixon - was held. Seventy million people watched the debate on TV. The debate pre-empted the very popular Andy Griffith Show.

In 1972, in the year of Ila Walker's passing, on November 7th, Richard Nixon won re-election, amidst the dawning knowledge of the Watergate scandal, by 60.7% to anti-war candidate George McGovern's 37.5%.

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Dec 20, 1917 - Jan 27, 2005
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Jun 6, 1925 - Aug 30, 2005
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Jun 6, 1925 - Sep 19, 2003
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Sep 6, 1881 - June 1964
Frederick G Walker
Oct 28, 1926 - Sep 1, 2008
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Oct 5, 1918 - Oct 3, 1998
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Maxine Walker
Dec 26, 1926 - Jun 1, 2003
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Josephine Walker
Jul 27, 1907 - Dec 8, 2008
Detroit, MI
L T Walker
Dec 18, 1928 - Mar 15, 1990
Juliette M Walker
Jul 13, 1925 - Jan 13, 2011
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Clarence I Walker
Mar 12, 1929 - Aug 15, 1995
Armada, MI
Helen M Walker
Mar 13, 1927 - Apr 30, 1997
Kalamazoo, MI
Grace Walker
Aug 4, 1879 - October 1965
Robert E Walker
Nov 17, 1930 - Dec 23, 2007
Greenwood, IN
Jasmin Annette Walker
Sep 21, 2001 - Jul 10, 2010
Merle C Walker
Dec 28, 1919 - Feb 25, 1999
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Carol Walker
Mar 13, 1933 - December 1969
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Apr 25, 1917 - Jan 15, 2004
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