Jane Amos (1901 - 1987)

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Blacksburg, Montgomery County, Virginia

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Louis Phillip Theriault & buddies

Louis Phillip Theriault & buddies

Clayson Dell Amos house

Clayson Dell Amos house

Clayson Dell Amos living room

Clayson Dell Amos living room

Elijah, Cornelius, & Harriet (Amos) Stephens

Elijah, Cornelius, & Harriet (Amos) Stephens

William R Amos

William R Amos

Ernestine Smith Amos - Gilmer Texas 1947

Ernestine Smith Amos - Gilmer Texas 1947

Nash Leon "N.L." "Mutt" Amo - Texas

Nash Leon "N.L." "Mutt" Amo - Texas

Ernestine Smith Amos - Texas

Ernestine Smith Amos - Texas

H.B. Reynolds & Daisy Darnell Reynolds

H.B. Reynolds & Daisy Darnell Reynolds

Nash Leon Amos - Ernestine Smith in Texas

Nash Leon Amos - Ernestine Smith in Texas

Ida Amos

Ida Amos

Gracie Vest Amos

Gracie Vest Amos

Lydia Martha Amos

Lydia Martha Amos

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Jane & Thorton Amos Louis Phillip Theriault & buddies Clayson Dell Amos house Clayson Dell Amos living room

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1901 - In the year that Jane Amos was born, John Pierpont "J. P." Morgan created U.S. Steel. J.P. Morgan was an American banker and financier who dominated U.S. business at this time. He had previously overseen the creation of General Electric, as well as International Harvester and AT&T. He has been referred to as America's greatest banker. U.S. Steel was the first billion dollar company in the world, worth $1.4 billion in 1901.

1925 - At the age of 24 years old, Jane was alive when gangster Al "Scarface" Capone took over the Chicago bootlegging racket at age 26. Previously right hand man to boss Johnny Torrio, Capone took over when Torrio was shot and severely injured and decided to resign. The bootlegging and brothel organization was massive and when asked what he did, Capone often replied "I am just a businessman, giving the people what they want".

1940 - She was 39 years old when on July 27th, the cartoon character Bugs Bunny debuted in his first film A Wild Hare - voiced by Mel Blanc. He has since appeared in more short films, feature films, compilations, TV series, music records, comic books, video games, award shows, amusement park rides, and commercials than any other cartoon character. He even has a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. "What's up, Doc?"

1979 - She was 78 years old when on March 28th, a partial nuclear meltdown occurred at the power plant at Three Mile Island Pennsylvania. Radiation leaked into the environment, resulting in a rating of 5 on a scale of 7 ("Accident With Wider Consequences") . It ended up costing $1 billion to clean up the site.

1987 - In the year of Jane Amos's passing, was the first time that a criminal in the United States - a serial rapist - was convicted through the use of DNA evidence.

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Jane Amos died in June 1987 at 85 years old. No cause of death has been entered for Jane. She was born on July 11, 1901. We are unaware of information about Jane's immediate family. We know that Jane Amos had been residing in Blacksburg, Montgomery County, Virginia.

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