Jessie May Mitchelson (1885 - 1949)

Jessie May Mitchelson
1885 - 1949
updated February 06, 2019
Jessie May Mitchelson was born in 1885. She was born to Traill Thomas Mitchelson and Alice Houcher Mitchelson. She died in 1949 in Bdale, Australia at 64 years old.
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Jessie May Mitchelson passed away in 1949 in Bdale, Australia at 64 years of age. She was born in 1885. She was born to Traill Thomas Mitchelson and Alice Houcher Mitchelson.
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In 1885, in the year that Jessie May Mitchelson was born, Germany's Karl Benz built the Benz Patent-Motorwagen, which had an internal combustion engine. It is considered to be the world's first automobile. The Benz cost $150 - just under $4,000 in today's money.

In 1917, by the time she was 32 years old, it is believed that a worldwide influenza pandemic began in Asia. By 1920, it is estimated that 50 - 100 million died throughout the world (3 - 5% of the population). In the U.S. alone, 500,000 perished from what came to be called the Spanish Flu or the 1918 flu.

In 1924, Jessie was 39 years old when on January 21st, Vladimir Lenin, a leader of the Russian Revolution and the first leader of the Soviet Union died. He had survived two assassination attempts but had subsequent physical problems, suffering 3 strokes. He was in such great pain, it is said that he asked Stalin to poison him. The circumstances of his death are still disputed. He did oppose Stalin as the next leader - nonetheless, Stalin won a power struggle and ruled as a Soviet dictator until his death in 1953.

In 1932, Jessie was 47 years old when 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.

In 1949, in the year of Jessie May Mitchelson's passing, comedian Milton Berle hosted the first telethon show. It raised $1,100,000 for cancer research and lasted 16 hours. The next day, newspapers, in writing about the event, first used the word "telethon."

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