Lucille Powell (1896 - 1984)

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Seattle, King County, Washington

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Ruby Keeler, Jane Powell, Carol Channing, and Patsy Kelly

Ruby Keeler, Jane Powell, Carol Channing, and Patsy Kelly

Dick Moore and Jane Powell

Dick Moore and Jane Powell

Jane Powell and Dick Moore

Jane Powell and Dick Moore

Dick Moore and Jane Powell

Dick Moore and Jane Powell

Warfus Moon Powell Jr

Warfus Moon Powell Jr

Walter Powell, Pike's Peak

Walter Powell, Pike's Peak

Ransom Dale Powell

Ransom Dale Powell

Authurine Bolin Powell Conley

Authurine Bolin Powell Conley

Alta Dillon slumber party 1898

Alta Dillon slumber party 1898

Martha Molnar Powell

Martha Molnar Powell

Pearl Powell?

Pearl Powell?

William Andrew Thomas Wilson

William Andrew Thomas Wilson

John Edward William Samuels

John Edward William Samuels

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Darrell Vickers Sr. Ruby Keeler, Jane Powell, Carol Channing, and Patsy Kelly Dick Moore and Jane Powell Jane Powell and Dick Moore

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1896 - In the year that Lucille Powell was born, in April, the first study on global warming due to CO2 - carbon dioxide - in the atmosphere was published by Swedish scientist Svante Arrhenius. Arrhenius concluded that human activity due to the Industrial Revolution would amplify CO2 in the atmosphere, causing a greenhouse effect. His conclusions have been extensively tested in the ensuing 100+ years and are still seen to hold true.

1903 - She was just 7 years old when the first World Series of American baseball was played between October 1st and 13th. The Boston Americans of the American League played the Pittsburgh Pirates of the National League. Boston came back from a three game to one deficit, winning the final four games to capture the title - such a large comeback wouldn't be repeated by a team until 1925. (A total of eight games were played.)

1912 - At the age of 16 years old, Lucille was alive when the Girl Scouts of the USA was started by Juliette Gordon Low with the help of Sir Robert Baden-Powell, the founder of Boy Scouts in Great Britain. She said after a meeting with Baden-Powell, "I've got something for the girls of Savannah, and all of America, and all the world, and we're going to start it tonight!" And she did.

1940 - At the age of 44 years old, Lucille was alive when on July 27th, the cartoon character Bugs Bunny debuted in his first film A Wild Hare - voiced by Mel Blanc. He has since appeared in more short films, feature films, compilations, TV series, music records, comic books, video games, award shows, amusement park rides, and commercials than any other cartoon character. He even has a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. "What's up, Doc?"

1984 - In the year of Lucille Powell's passing, due to outrage about "Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom" (it seemed too "dark" to many and it was rated PG), a new rating was devised - PG-13. The first film rated PG-13 was "Red Dawn".

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Lucille Powell died in September 1984 at 88 years of age. There is no listed cause of death. She was born on June 26, 1896. We have no information about Lucille's immediate family. We know that Lucille Powell had been residing in Seattle, King County, Washington.

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