Josephine Layne (1914 - 1986)

Josephine Layne
1914 - 1986
updated February 06, 2019
Josephine Layne was born on April 12, 1914. She died in August 1986 at 72 years of age. We know that Josephine Layne had been residing in New York, New York County, New York 10031.


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Josephine Layne passed away in August 1986 at 72 years old. She was born on April 12, 1914. We are unaware of information about Josephine's family. We know that Josephine Layne had been residing in New York, New York County, New York 10031.
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In 1914, in the year that Josephine Layne was born, in August, the world's first red and green traffic lights were installed at the corner of East 105th Street and Euclid Avenue in Cleveland Ohio. The electric traffic light had been invented by a policeman in Salt Lake City Utah in 1912.

In 1942, at the age of 28 years old, Josephine was alive when due to World War II, automobile production in the United States was stopped on February 1st. A tire rationing program had begun the month before. Detroit - the main hub of car manufacturing - was ordered to free up assembly lines for military production. The president of the Automobile Manufacturers Association said “The automotive industry is in this war all the way". Some dealerships had to close and others expanded their repair shops. The used car market boomed (as did a black market in used cars).

In 1951, by the time she was 37 years old, on February 27th, the 22nd Amendment to the US Constitution (which limited the number of terms a president may serve to two) was ratified by 36 states, making it a part of the U.S. Constitution. The Amendment was both a reaction to the 4 term Roosevelt presidency and also the recognition of a long-standing tradition in American politics.

In 1967, when she was 53 years old, 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.

In 1986, in the year of Josephine Layne's passing, on September 8th, the Oprah Winfrey Show went into national syndication. A popular talk show, it was number 1 in the ratings since its debut. The last show aired on May 25, 2011.

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Sep 12, 1951 - Aug 16, 2005
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Oct 10, 1907 - Jan 8, 1997
Nov 21, 1921 - Aug 25, 2007
Jul 19, 1928 - Aug 11, 1985
Jan 17, 1953 - Mar 10, 2010
Oct 22, 1942 - Mar 25, 2010
Nov 19, 1918 - Mar 7, 2003
Apr 3, 1951 - Jan 16, 1996
Jun 9, 1911 - Nov 24, 2003
May 4, 1956 - Apr 15, 1993
Sep 19, 1936 - Mar 5, 2005
May 9, 1920 - Oct 28, 1998
Aug 6, 1916 - Apr 27, 2007
Mar 6, 1872 - May 1967
Jan 21, 1910 - May 29, 1993
Apr 13, 1925 - Feb 18, 2005
Apr 18, 1919 - Apr 10, 1998
Jul 27, 1935 - Apr 19, 1991

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Dec 24, 1937 - Apr 15, 2006
Apr 28, 1920 - Apr 12, 1995
Jan 9, 1938 - Jan 28, 2004
Sep 10, 1931 - January 1981
Mar 9, 1935 - Apr 15, 1987
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Dec 21, 1922 - Apr 16, 2009
May 1, 1893 - January 1988
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Jan 9, 1913 - Jul 29, 1991
Sep 21, 1914 - Dec 27, 2008
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Oct 2, 1918 - Jun 4, 2004
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