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Mae Ogrady (1894 - 1973)

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Mae Ogrady
1894 - 1973
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February 16, 1894
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February 1973
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Garden City, Nassau County, New York 11530
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Mae Ogrady was born on February 16, 1894. She died in February 1973 at 78 years old. We know that Mae Ogrady had been residing in Garden City, Nassau County, New York 11530.
Updated: October 3, 2011
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Mae Ogrady passed away in February 1973 at age 78. She was born on February 16, 1894. We are unaware of information about Mae's family. We know that Mae Ogrady had been residing in Garden City, Nassau County, New York 11530.
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In 1894, in the year that Mae Ogrady was born, on April 21st, a coal miners' strike closed mines throughout the central United States. The Panic of 1893, and the resulting depression, hit coal miners hard and the miners only struck for 8 weeks - they couldn't afford to live without their wages any longer.

In 1904, by the time she was just 10 years old, the United States acquired the Panama Canal Zone. Now an unincorporated territory of the U.S., the Canal Zone had been previously held by the French, who were constructing a canal. The U.S. took over the construction of the Panama Canal and it was finally finished in 1914, when it was opened to commercial shipping. The United States held the Canal Zone until 1979.

In 1915, when she was 21 years old, Audrey Munson, playing a model for a sculptor in the film "Inspiration", became the first actress to shed her clothes on screen. Fearing that banning the film would mean that censors would also have to "ban Renaissance art" the film was released, with Munson in the nude scenes and a stand-in doing the acting. (Munson had previously been "America's First Supermodel" and posed nude as the model for many famous artworks.) The film was a hit with audiences.

In 1949, Mae was 55 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 1973, in the year of Mae Ogrady's passing, on August 15th, amidst rising calls for the impeachment of President Richard Nixon, Congress imposed an end to the bombing of Cambodia.

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