Loretta M Smith

(1921 - 2008)

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Loretta M Smith
1921 - 2008
Born
March 8, 1921
Death
March 17, 2008
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Virginia Beach, Virginia Beach City County, Virginia 23464
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Loretta M Smith was born on March 8, 1921. She died on March 17, 2008 at 87 years old. We know that Loretta M Smith had been residing in Virginia Beach, Virginia Beach City County, Virginia 23464.
Updated: February 06, 2019
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Loretta M Smith passed away on March 17, 2008 at 87 years old. She was born on March 8, 1921. There is no information about Loretta's surviving family. We know that Loretta M Smith had been residing in Virginia Beach, Virginia Beach City County, Virginia 23464.

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In 1921, in the year that Loretta M Smith was born, on November 11th, the first burial was held at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier in Arlington National Cemetery. The body of an unknown soldier - selected by Army Sgt. Edward F. Younger who was highly decorated for valor and received the Distinguished Service Cross in "The Great War" - was brought back from France (World War 1) and placed in the newly completed tomb. President Warren G. Harding officiated at the interment ceremonies.

In 1960, Loretta was 39 years old when on September 26th, the first televised debate for a Presidential campaign in the United States - Kennedy vs Nixon - was held. Seventy million people watched the debate on TV. The debate pre-empted the very popular Andy Griffith Show.

In 1977, at the age of 56 years old, Loretta was alive when on January 20th, Jimmy Carter became the 39th President of the United States. Running against incumbent Gerald Ford, he won 50.1% of the popular vote to Ford's 48.0%. He was elected to only one term.

In 1987, Loretta was 66 years old when was the first time that a criminal in the United States - a serial rapist - was convicted through the use of DNA evidence.

In 1994, when she was 73 years old, on May 6th, former political prisoner, lawyer, and activist Nelson Mandela was elected the first black President of South Africa. He was 75 when he was elected and he served one five-year term.

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