Mamie Wilson (1903 - 1974)

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Mamie Wilson
1903 - 1974
updated February 06, 2019
Mamie Wilson was born on December 25, 1903. She died in October 1974 at 70 years old. We know that Mamie Wilson had been residing in California 92032.


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Mamie Wilson died in October 1974 at 70 years old. She was born on December 25, 1903. We are unaware of information about Mamie's immediate family. We know that Mamie Wilson had been residing in California 92032.
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1903 - 1974 World Events

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In 1903, in the year that Mamie Wilson was born, the book The Souls of Black Folk, written by W. E. B. Du Bois, was published. Containing several essays on the African-American experience in America, much of the book was based on Du Bois' own life. The book was one of the very early works in the science of sociology.

In 1918, at the age of just 15 years old, Mamie was alive when on November 1, an elevated train on the Brooklyn line of the subway - driven by an inexperienced operator because of a strike - tried to navigate a turn at 30mph. The limit on the curve was 6 mph. The 2nd and 3rd cars of the 5 car wooden train were badly damaged and at least 93 people were killed, making it the deadliest crash in New York subway history.

In 1928, by the time she was 25 years old, Mickie Mouse was born! He first appeared in Disney's Steamboat Willie, along with Minnie. Although they were in two previous shorts, this was the first to be distributed. Steamboat Willie took advantage of the new technology and was a "talkie" - music was coordinated with the animation. It became the most popular cartoon of its day.

In 1967, when she was 64 years old, between June 5th and 10th, Israeli and Egypt, Jordan, and Syria fought what came to be called the "Six-Day War". The hostilities began when Israel launched "preemptive" strikes against Egypt, destroying nearly its entire air force. It ended with Israel occupying the Sinai Peninsula, Golan Heights, Gaza Strip and West Bank.

In 1974, in the year of Mamie Wilson's passing, on February 5th, Patty Hearst, age 19 - granddaughter of William Randolph Hearst and daughter of publisher of the San Francisco Examiner Randolph Hearst - was kidnapped by the Symbionese Liberation Army, a left wing terrorist group. She was found, alive, 19 months later.

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Other Mamie Wilsons

Mamie v Wilson
Born: around 1908
California, United States
Mamie L Wilson
Born: around 1908
Mississippi, United States
Mamie S Wilson
Born: around 1906
Alabama, United States
Mamie Bell Wilson
Apr 12, 1931 - Jan 3, 2005
Mamie Wilson
Dec 31, 1969 - Nov 30, 1954
Mamie C Wilson
Dec 31, 1969 - Jul 24, 1993
Mamie Wilson
Aug 14, 1933 - Apr 12, 2001
Mamie Wilson
Nov 27, 1903 - Nov 2, 1975
Mamie M Wilson
around 1919 - Mar 14, 1942
Mamie Wilson
around 1904 - Sep 17, 1946
Mamie Wilson
around 1865 - Jul 5, 1944
Mamie Wilson
around 1883 - Apr 27, 1933
Mamie Wilson
around 1874 - Apr 16, 1931
Mamie Wilson
around 1884 - Aug 3, 1927
Mamie Wilson
around 1878 - Mar 17, 1926
Mamie Wilson
around 1901 - Jan 23, 1902
Mamie Wilson
around 1890 - Sep 3, 1911
Mamie Wilson
around 1882 - Feb 2, 1905
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around 1886 - Feb 21, 1892
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around 1862 - Jul 11, 1897

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Maude W Wilson
May 16, 1917 - Dec 11, 2010
Chapel Hill, NC
Zemolia Wilson
Jun 22, 1922 - July 1979
Evelyn L Wilson
Apr 27, 1928 - Nov 23, 2004
Norfolk, VA
Higgins D Wilson
Aug 22, 1927 - Oct 28, 2006
Mauldin, South Carolina
Jerry Wilson
Jul 15, 1922 - Dec 8, 1996
Norfolk, VA
Pearl O Wilson
Oct 17, 1925 - Jan 15, 2000
Palmetto, FL
Paul B Wilson
Mar 23, 1926 - Nov 24, 2009
Smithfield, VA
James Wilson
Jul 31, 1922 - November 1974
Anne B Wilson
Apr 20, 1924 - Feb 21, 1998
Virginia Beach, VA
John Wilson
Nov 18, 1924 - Mar 24, 2000
Marthenia A Wilson
Dec 21, 1907 - December 1989
Chesapeake, VA
Roosevelt Wilson
May 27, 1928 - Feb 25, 2006
Suffolk, VA
Shashauna D Wilson
Jul 2, 1978 - Apr 13, 1996
Greensboro, NC
Warren H Wilson
Sep 15, 1925 - Mar 8, 2001
Luray, VA
Kathleen P Wilson
Jul 10, 1915 - Apr 2, 2007
Staunton, VA
Bessie Wilson
Sep 21, 1882 - April 1970
Staunton, Virginia
Inez E Wilson
Jun 1, 1924 - Jun 4, 1999
Danville, VA
Louise Davis Wilson
Mar 28, 1921 - Dec 1, 2006
Baltimore, MD
Burnett Wilson
Jan 1, 1901 - December 1983
Lynchburg, Virginia
Rosa Wilson
Jan 13, 1906 - September 1975

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Clemmons, NC
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Jan 30, 1925 - January 1967
Clarence L Newman
Mar 20, 1926 - Sep 30, 1983
Saint Albans, NY
Helen P Pearce
Jun 24, 1905 - Mar 29, 1995
Chesapeake, VA
Emma Landram
Oct 11, 1923 - February 1984
Ayden, North Carolina
Elnoria Tyler
Nov 10, 1913 - September 1978
Norfolk, Virginia
Dora Smith
Dec 25, 1889 - September 1980
Blackwood, New Jersey
Clyde Davidson
May 30, 1922 - May 1975
Ahoskie, North Carolina
Lois E Blythe
Nov 14, 1910 - Jul 3, 2004
Norfolk, VA
Clarence W Marshall
Dec 16, 1923 - Jun 23, 2000
Elizabethton, TN
Ethel G Notorfrances
Aug 13, 1924 - Jul 9, 1997
Darby, PA
Elizabeth C Jeffries
May 18, 1925 - May 12, 2008
Virginia Beach, VA
India Sawyer
Dec 1, 1884 - December 1976
Norfolk, Virginia
Eunice P Chappell
Jun 27, 1919 - Nov 7, 2002
Raleigh, NC
Charles Douglas
Dec 17, 1926 - Apr 25, 2000
Baltimore, MD
Sarah Jester
May 30, 1900 - January 1970
Chesapeake, Virginia
Gladys Boyd
Feb 12, 1911 - September 1977
Baltimore, Maryland
James Parson
Feb 3, 1926 - October 1973
Hampton, Virginia
James Sawyer
Feb 24, 1927 - December 1978
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Ruby Stevenson
Feb 6, 1919 - June 1970
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