Josephine L Rowan (1906 - 1996)

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Josephine L Rowan
1906 - 1996
updated February 06, 2019
Josephine L Rowan was born on July 23, 1906. She died in February 1996 at 89 years old. We know that Josephine L Rowan had been residing in Spokane, Spokane County, Washington 99203.

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Josephine L Rowan died in February 1996 at 89 years old. She was born on July 23, 1906. We have no information about Josephine's family or relationships. We know that Josephine L Rowan had been residing in Spokane, Spokane County, Washington 99203.
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1906 - 1996 World Events

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In 1906, in the year that Josephine L Rowan was born, President Theodore Roosevelt received the Nobel Prize for Peace. The award was considered controversial at the time because many thought that he was an imperialist. But he had brokered peace between Russia and Japan a year previous and had allowed a dispute between Mexico and the U.S. to go to arbitration, resolving the issue peacefully rather than resorting to military conflict. For these two reasons, the Nobel Prize committee chose him for the Peace Prize.

In 1916, by the time she was only 10 years old, the Battle of Verdun was fought from February through December. It was the largest and longest battle of World War I, lasting 303 days. The original estimates were 714,231 casualties - 377,231 French and 337,000 German, an average of 70,000 casualties a month. Current estimates are even larger. The Battle of the Somme was also fought from July through September of the same year. Original estimates were 485,000 British and French casualties and 630,000 German casualties.

In 1945, by the time she was 39 years old, on December 5th, Flight 19 was lost in the Bermuda Triangle. All five planes and 14 airmen disappeared, as did 13 crew on a plane that was dispatched to find them. The official Navy reported the disappearance as "cause unknown".

In 1967, at the age of 61 years old, Josephine was alive when on November 7th, President Johnson signed legislation passed by Congress that created the Corporation for Public Broadcasting (CPB), which would later become PBS and NPR. The legislation required CPB to operate with a "strict adherence to objectivity and balance in all programs or series of programs of a controversial nature".

In 1996, in the year of Josephine L Rowan's passing, on July 5th, the first cloned mammal - "Dolly the Sheep" - was born in Scotland. She had three mothers. Dolly lived to be 6 years old and produced 6 lambs. Since, other sheep have been cloned as well as horses, pigs, deer, and bulls.

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Apr 1, 1912 - Sep 18, 2010
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Harold Rowan
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Dorothy P Rowan
Aug 8, 1916 - May 22, 1997
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Clarence H Rowan
Jun 15, 1907 - Feb 26, 1991
Tacoma, WA
William Rowan
Oct 17, 1915 - March 1984
Tacoma, Washington
John E Rowan
Sep 9, 1919 - Aug 20, 1999
Tacoma, WA
James Rowan
Aug 21, 1925 - July 1968
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Donna M Rowan
Jul 30, 1931 - Aug 8, 2011
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Ruth T Rowan
Nov 17, 1921 - Oct 24, 2002
Port Orchard, WA
Thomas W Rowan
Jul 17, 1934 - Jul 3, 1997
San Diego, CA
Anna T Rowan
Feb 16, 1901 - December 1990
Marguerite D Rowan
Mar 17, 1888 - Dec 15, 1969
Renton, WA
John Robert Rowan
Jan 12, 1950 - Apr 22, 2011
Tacoma, Washington
John R Rowan
Apr 7, 1944 - Dec 3, 2008
Bellingham, WA
Ralph Rowan
Feb 8, 1891 - January 1965
Washington
Alicia Colleen Rowan
Mar 28, 1987 - Oct 24, 2007
Washington
Lee Rowan
Apr 28, 1898 - May 1972
Sunnyside, Washington

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Percy F Maddox
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Eureka, CA
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Seattle, Washington
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