Jean Hall (1915 - 1995)

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Mill Valley, Marin County, California

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Dolly Parton

Dolly Parton

Carol Hall

Carol Hall

Burt Reynolds and Dolly Parton

Burt Reynolds and Dolly Parton

Carol Hall Album

Carol Hall Album

Carol Hall

Carol Hall

Carol Hall

Carol Hall

Carol Hall

Carol Hall

Carol Hall

Carol Hall

Carol Hall - Songwriter.

Carol Hall - Songwriter.

Jesse Hall

Jesse Hall

Two Victorian Ladies

Two Victorian Ladies

Macie Jade Hall

Macie Jade Hall

Donald Albert Hall

Donald Albert Hall

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Marie Louise and Flora Hall Dolly Parton Carol Hall Burt Reynolds and Dolly Parton

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1915 - In the year that Jean Hall was born, the Germans first used poison gas as a weapon at the second Battle of Ypres during World War I. While noxious gases had been used since ancient times, this was the first use of poisonous gas - in this case, lethal chlorine gas - in modern war. Subsequently, the French and British - as well as the United States when they entered World War 1 - developed and used lethal gas in war.

1927 - She was only 12 years old when aviator and media darling Charles Lindbergh, age 25, made the first successful solo TransAtlantic flight. "Lucky Lindy" took off from Long Island in New York and flew to Paris, covering  3,600 statute miles and flying for 33 1⁄2-hours. His plane "The Spirit of St. Louis" was a fabric-covered, single-seat, single-engine "Ryan NYP" high-wing monoplane designed by both Lindbergh and the manufacturer's chief engineer.

1934 - Jean was 19 years old when on June 6th, the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission was formed as a response to the stock market crash of 1929 and the continuing Great Depression. Previously, the states regulated the offering and sales of stocks - called "blue sky" laws. They were largely ineffective. Roosevelt created a group (one member was Joseph Kennedy, father of the future President Kennedy) who knew Wall Street well and they defined the mission and operating mode for the SEC. The new organization had broad and stringent rules and oversight and restored public confidence in the stock market in the United States.

1978 - When she was 63 years old, on November 18th, Jim Jones's Peoples Temple followers committed mass suicide in Jonestown, Guyana - where they had moved, from San Francisco, as a group. Jones was the leader of the cult and ordered his followers to drink cyanide-laced punch, which they did. Whole families (women and children included) died - more than 900 people in all.

1995 - In the year of Jean Hall's passing, on October 16th, the Million Man March took place on the National Mall in Washington DC. The March was organized to address "the ills of black communities and call for unity and revitalization of African American communities". An estimated 850,000 people attended.

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Jean Hall passed away on November 4, 1995 at 79 years of age. No cause of death has been entered. She was born on November 26, 1915. We have no information about Jean's immediate family. We know that Jean Hall had been residing in Mill Valley, Marin County, California.

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