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Manzanita G Wilson (1905 - 2000)

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Manzanita G Wilson
1905 - 2000
Born
September 30, 1905
Death
October 13, 2000
Last Known Residence
Lafayette, Contra Costa County, California 94549
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Manzanita G Wilson of Lafayette, Contra Costa County, California was born on September 30, 1905, and died at age 95 years old on October 13, 2000.
Updated: November 12, 2011
Biography ID: 87802275

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Lafayette, Contra Costa County, California 94549
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Manzanita Wilson passed away at age 95 years old on October 13, 2000. Manzanita G Wilson of Lafayette, Contra Costa County, California was born on September 30, 1905.

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Manzanita G Wilson lived 25 years longer than the average Wilson family member when they died at the age of 95.
The average age of a Wilson family member is 70.
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In 1905, in the year that Manzanita G Wilson was born, the Niagara Falls conference was held in Fort Erie, Ontario. Led by W.E.B. Du Bois and William Monroe Trotter, a group of African-American men met in opposition to racial segregation and disenfranchisement. Booker T. Washington had been calling for policies of accommodation and conciliation and these two men, along with the others who attended the conference, felt that this was accomplishing nothing. The group was the precursor to the NAACP.

In 1935, this person was 30 years old when the BOI's name (the Bureau of Investigation) was changed to the FBI (Federal Bureau of Investigation) and it officially became a separate agency with the Department of Justice. J. Edgar Hoover, the Chief of the BOI, continued in his office and became the first Director of the FBI. The FBI's responsibility is to "detect and prosecute crimes against the United States".

In 1952, this person was 47 years old when on July 2, Dr. Jonas E. Salk tested the first dead-virus polio vaccine on 43 children. The worst epidemic of polio had broken out that year - in the U.S. there were 58,000 cases reported. Of these, 3,145 people had died and 21,269 were left with mild to disabling paralysis.

In 1979, at the age of 74 years old, Manzanita was alive when on March 28th, a partial nuclear meltdown occurred at the power plant at Three Mile Island Pennsylvania. Radiation leaked into the environment, resulting in a rating of 5 on a scale of 7 ("Accident With Wider Consequences") . It ended up costing $1 billion to clean up the site.

In 1993, by the time this person was 88 years old, on February 26th, a truck bomb exploded in the garage under the North Tower of the World Trade Center. While the bomb didn't do what was planned (collapse the North Tower into the South Tower), it did kill six people and injured thousands of people.

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