Kathryn Shemansky (1921 - 1999)

Kathryn Shemansky
1921 - 1999
updated February 06, 2019
Kathryn Shemansky was born on February 15, 1921. She died on March 18, 1999 at 78 years of age. We know that Kathryn Shemansky had been residing in New Alexandria, Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania 15670.
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Kathryn Shemansky passed away on March 18, 1999 at 78 years old. She was born on February 15, 1921. We are unaware of information about Kathryn's family. We know that Kathryn Shemansky had been residing in New Alexandria, Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania 15670.
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In 1921, in the year that Kathryn Shemansky was born, on March 4, Warren G. Harding became President. Previously a U.S. Senator, Lieutenant Governor, and Ohio State Senator, Harding was a popular President. But many scandals plagued his short administration (he died in office after 2 and a half years), including the revelations of one of his mistresses and the Teapot Dome scandal. Historically, Harding is rated as one of the worst Presidents.

In 1949, Kathryn was 28 years old when on January 25th, the first Emmy Awards (for television) were handed out in Los Angeles. Shirley Dinsdale won for the Most Outstanding Television Personality and Pantomime Quiz Time earned an Emmy for the Most Popular Television Program.

In 1951, at the age of 30 years old, Kathryn was alive when on June 25th, CBS began broadcasting in color. There were well over 10 million televisions by that time. The first show in color was a musical variety special titled "Premiere". Hardly anyone had a color TV that could see the show.

In 1979, at the age of 58 years old, Kathryn was alive when on November 4th, Iranian militant students seized the US embassy in Teheran and held 52 American citizens and diplomats hostage for 444 days. They were released at the end of the inauguration speech of the newly elected Ronald Reagan.

In 1988, when she was 67 years old, on December 16th, 1988 the popular film Rain Man was released. Featuring Dustin Hoffman and Tom Cruise. this film brought attention to autistic savants and was based on the "megasavant" Laurence Kim Peek. The film would later go to win four Oscars including Best Picture, Best Original Screenplay, Best Director and Best Actor in a Leading Role.

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