Laverne D Roach

(1932 - 2002)

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Laverne D Roach
1932 - 2002
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June 9, 1932
Death
November 8, 2002
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Alamo, Hidalgo County, Texas 78516
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Laverne D Roach was born on June 9, 1932. She died on November 8, 2002 at 70 years old. We know that Laverne D Roach had been residing in Alamo, Hidalgo County, Texas 78516.
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Laverne D Roach died on November 8, 2002 at 70 years of age. She was born on June 9, 1932. There is no information about Laverne's family. We know that Laverne D Roach had been residing in Alamo, Hidalgo County, Texas 78516.

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In 1932, in the year that Laverne D Roach was born, five years to the day after Lindbergh crossed the Atlantic, Amelia Earhart flew solo from Newfoundland to Ireland, the first woman to cross the Atlantic solo and the first to replicate Lindbergh's feat. She flew over 2,000 miles in just under 15 hours.

In 1956, by the time she was 24 years old, on May 20th, the U.S. tested the first hydrogen bomb dropped from a plane over Bikini Atoll. Previously, hydrogen bombs had only been tested on the ground. The Atomic Age moved forward.

In 1963, at the age of 31 years old, Laverne was alive when the British Secretary of War, 46 year old John Profumo ,was forced to resign when he lied about an affair with 19 year old Christine Keeler. Keeler was also involved with the Soviet naval attaché and charges of espionage were feared. No proof of spying was ever found.

In 1973, she was 41 years old when on August 15th, amidst rising calls for the impeachment of President Richard Nixon, Congress imposed an end to the bombing of Cambodia.

In 1990, at the age of 58 years old, Laverne was alive when after 27 years in prison, Nelson Mandela, the leader of the movement to end South African apartheid was released on February 11th 1990.

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