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Isaac Edwards (1893 - 1967)

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Isaac Edwards
1893 - 1967
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July 19, 1893
Death
February 1967
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Wilkes Barre, Luzerne County, Pennsylvania 18705
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Isaac Edwards was born on July 19, 1893. He died in February 1967 at 73 years old. We know that Isaac Edwards had been residing in Wilkes Barre, Luzerne County, Pennsylvania 18705.
Updated: October 6, 2011
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Isaac Edwards passed away in February 1967 at 73 years old. He was born on July 19, 1893. We are unaware of information about Isaac's immediate family. We know that Isaac Edwards had been residing in Wilkes Barre, Luzerne County, Pennsylvania 18705.
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In 1893, in the year that Isaac Edwards was born, a songbook, called Song Stories for the Kindergarten, was published by sisters Patty and Mildred Hill. One of the songs included in the book was "Good Morning to All" - later the lyrics were changed and it became "Happy Birthday to You".

In 1900, by the time he was just 7 years old, Carrie Chapman Catt succeeded Susan B. Anthony as the president of the National American Woman Suffrage Association. NAWSA was created by Anthony in 1890 in order to fight for the right of women to vote in the United States. Membership in NAWSA began at 7,000 and in the decades of the struggle - women didn't get the right to vote until 1920 - membership rose to 2 million.

In 1910, Isaac was 17 years old when the Mexican revolution began. Dictator Porfirio Díaz had ruled for 35 years and was nationally unpopular. When elections were held in 1910 and a rigged election kept Diaz in office. The uprising began - and lasted for another 10 years.

In 1952, when he was 59 years old, on February 6th, George VI of England died from a coronary thrombosis and complications due to lung cancer. His eldest daughter, age 25, immediately ascended the throne as Elizabeth II and her coronation was on June 2 1953.

In 1967, in the year of Isaac Edwards's passing, between June 5th and 10th, Israeli and Egypt, Jordan, and Syria fought what came to be called the "Six-Day War". The hostilities began when Israel launched "preemptive" strikes against Egypt, destroying nearly its entire air force. It ended with Israel occupying the Sinai Peninsula, Golan Heights, Gaza Strip and West Bank.

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