Katherine E Irwin (1911 - 1999)

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Katherine E Irwin
1911 - 1999
updated February 06, 2019
Katherine E Irwin was born on September 26, 1911. She died on December 31, 1999 at age 88. We know that Katherine E Irwin had been residing in Waldorf, Charles County, Maryland 20601.


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Katherine E Irwin died on December 31, 1999 at 88 years of age. She was born on September 26, 1911. We are unaware of information about Katherine's family. We know that Katherine E Irwin had been residing in Waldorf, Charles County, Maryland 20601.
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In 1911, in the year that Katherine E Irwin was born, the first use of aircraft as an offensive weapon occurred in the Turkish-Italian War. First used for aerial reconnaissance alone, planes were then used in aerial combat to shoot down recon planes. In World War I, planes and zeppelins evolved for use in bombing.

In 1921, by the time she was merely 10 years old, in May, the Emergency Quota Act - or Emergency Immigration Act - was passed. The law restricted the number of immigrants to 357,000 per year. It also established an immigration quota in which only 3 per cent of the total population of any ethnic group already in the USA in 1910, could be admitted to America after 1921. Although the Act was supposed to be temporary, it stayed in effect until 1965.

In 1932, she was 21 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 1941, Katherine was 30 years old when on December 7th, the Japanese attacked the military base at Pearl Harbor, Hawaii. The surprise aerial attack damaged 8 U.S. battleships (6 later returned to service), including the USS Arizona, and destroyed 188 aircraft. 2,402 American citizens died and 1,178 wounded were wounded. On December 8th, the U.S. declared war on Japan and on December 11th, Germany and Italy (allies of Japan) declared war on the United States. World War II was in full swing.

In 1960, by the time she was 49 years old, on May 1st, an American CIA U-2 spy plane, piloted by Francis Gary Powers, was shot down by a surface-to-air missile over the Soviet Union. Powers ejected and survived but was captured. The U.S. claimed that the U-2 was a "weather plane" but Powers was convicted in the Soviet Union of espionage. He was released in 1962 after 1 year, 9 months and 10 days in prison.

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Kenneth Irwin
Aug 28, 1925 - November 1982
Carolyn W Irwin
Sep 13, 1944 - Apr 19, 1999
Hester S Irwin
Jul 19, 1949 - Dec 7, 2009
Ila Irwin
Feb 23, 1917 - June 1980
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C Irwin
Dec 18, 1954 - Mar 27, 2004
Walter Irwin
Jul 3, 1894 - March 1969
Miami, Florida
Marion I Irwin
Aug 3, 1917 - Aug 3, 2000
Oroville, CA
William Irwin
Oct 3, 1896 - March 1972
Belle, West Virginia
Harriett W Irwin
Mar 10, 1898 - May 2, 1989
Buna, TX
Ada P Irwin
Jul 28, 1921 - Apr 25, 1999
Toledo, OH

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