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Katherine Draghi (1906 - 1992)

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Katherine Draghi
1906 - 1992
Born
December 15, 1906
Death
November 29, 1992
Last Known Residence
South Ozone Park, Queens County, New York 11420
Summary
Katherine Draghi of South Ozone Park, Queens County, New York was born on December 15, 1906, and died at age 85 years old on November 29, 1992.
Updated: October 3, 2011
Biography ID: 10078882

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November 29, 1992
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Katherine Draghi passed away at age 85 years old on November 29, 1992. Katherine Draghi of South Ozone Park, Queens County, New York was born on December 15, 1906.

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Katherine Draghi lived 9 years longer than the average Draghi family member when she died at the age of 85.
The average age of a Draghi family member is 76.
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1906 - 1992 World Events

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In 1906, in the year that Katherine Draghi was born, Finland became the first European country to give women the vote and to allow them to run for political office. (Women in Australia and New Zealand already had that right but couldn't run for office.) Although Finland belonged to the Russian Empire, there was great unrest and the Tsar wanted to broker a quick peace. As a part of the brokered peace, women got the vote.

In 1923, at the age of 17 years old, Katherine was alive when the A.C. Nielsen Company was founded in Chicago. It provided an audience measurement system that could provide radio station owners with information on their listeners and the popularity of their shows. Later, the Nielsen company became the basis for the fate of television programs.

In 1976, she was 70 years old when The United States celebrated the Bicentennial of the adoption of the Declaration of Independence. It was a year long celebration, with the biggest events taking place on July 4th.

In 1981, at the age of 75 years old, Katherine was alive when on August 1st, MTV debuted. It was the first music video TV channel. The first music video played was the Buggles' "Video Killed the Radio Star" - the second was Pat Benatar's "You Better Run".

In 1992, in the year of Katherine Draghi's passing, on April 29th, riots began in Los Angeles after the "Rodney King" verdict was issued. Four LAPD officers had been accused of using excessive force (assault) on African-American Rodney King, who had been stopped for drunk driving. The beating had been videotaped. Their acquittal sparked a 6 day riot in Los Angeles.

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