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Joyce Sellow (1942 - 2002)

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Joyce Sellow
1942 - 2002
Born
February 9, 1942
Death
October 30, 2002
Last Known Residence
Savannah, Chatham County, Georgia 31405
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Joyce Sellow of Savannah, Chatham County, Georgia was born on February 9, 1942, and died at age 60 years old on October 30, 2002.
Updated: November 1, 2011
Biography ID: 41223288

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Joyce Sellow passed away at age 60 years old on October 30, 2002. Joyce Sellow of Savannah, Chatham County, Georgia was born on February 9, 1942.

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Joyce Sellow lived 12 years shorter than the average Sellow family member when she died at the age of 60.
The average age of a Sellow family member is 72.
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1942 - 2002 World Events

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In 1942, in the year that Joyce Sellow was born, on November 28th at 10:15p, a nightclub in Boston, the Cocoanut Grove, caught fire. The origins of the fire are unknown but it killed 492 people - the deadliest nightclub fire in U.S. history. Hundreds more were injured. The disaster was so shocking that it replaced World War II in the headlines and lead to reforms in safety standards and codes.

In 1958, by the time she was 16 years old, on January 31st, Explorer I, the United States' answer to Sputnik I (and 2,) was launched. America had entered the Space Race. The first spacecraft to detect the Van Allen radiation belt, it remained in orbit until 1970.

In 1962, at the age of 20 years old, Joyce was alive when lasting from October 16th - 28th, the Cuban Missile Crisis was the closest that the United States and the Soviet Union came to nuclear war. The Soviet Union had been installing a nuclear missile base in Cuba. The United States established a blockade to stop the base from being completed. Through secret negotiations, war was averted: the Soviet Union agreed to dismantle their weapons in Cuba and the United States agreed to never invade Cuba and to dismantle weapons in Turkey and Italy.

In 1977, Joyce was 35 years old when on May 25th, Star Wars premiered in theaters. Eventually, it became the highest-grossing film of all time - until E.T. surpassed it a few years later. It was an immediate hit with theatergoers.

In 1991, Joyce was 49 years old when on January 16th, Allied forces began the first phase of Operation Desert Storm. Saddam Hussein's forces had previously invaded the sovereign state of Kuwait and the focus of the operation was to remove his Iraqi troops from Kuwait. On February 24th, the ground war began. Within 100 hours, American ground troops declared Kuwait liberated.

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