Katherine Marks

(1875 - 1970)

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Katherine Marks
1875 - 1970
Born
July 1, 1875
Death
October 1970
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Denver, Denver County, Colorado 80223
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Katherine Marks was born on July 1, 1875. She died in October 1970 at 95 years old. We know that Katherine Marks had been residing in Denver, Denver County, Colorado 80223.
Updated: February 06, 2019
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Katherine Marks died in October 1970 at 95 years of age. She was born on July 1, 1875. We are unaware of information about Katherine's family. We know that Katherine Marks had been residing in Denver, Denver County, Colorado 80223.

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In 1875, in the year that Katherine Marks was born, on May 17th, Aristides was the first horse to win the Kentucky Derby. It was the first year of the "The Most Exciting Two Minutes In Sports" - begun by Col. Meriwether Lewis Clark, Jr., the grandson of William Clark, the explorer.

In 1881, at the age of just 6 years old, Katherine was alive when on March 4th, James A. Garfield became the 20th President of the United States. On July 2nd, he was shot by Charles Guiteau, a lawyer, in Washington, D.C. The wound became infected and Garfield died on September 19. Vice President Chester A. Arthur immediately became the 21st President.

In 1955, at the age of 80 years old, Katherine was alive when on September 30th, movie star James Dean, 24, died in a car accident. He was headed in his new Porsche 550 to a race in Salinas California when, traveling at 85 mph, he collided with a 1950 Ford Tudor, also speeding, driven by a 23 year old college student. Dean died, his passenger and the other driver survived.

In 1969, she was 94 years old when one hundred countries, along with the United States and the Soviet Union signed the nuclear nonproliferation treaty (NPT). It called for stopping the spread of nuclear weapons, the peaceful use of nuclear energy, and the goal of nuclear disarmament.

In 1970, in the year of Katherine Marks's passing, on May 4th, four students at Kent State University in Ohio were shot and killed by National Guardsmen. The students were at a peaceful demonstration protesting the invasion of Cambodia by US forces. There had been precedent for the killing of American college students. The previous year, on May 15th, Alameda County Sheriffs used shotguns against U.C. Berkeley students at a protest for People's Park. One student died, one was blinded, 128 were injured.

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