Margaret B Beam (1908 - 1997)

Margaret B Beam
1908 - 1997
updated February 06, 2019
Margaret B Beam was born on June 1, 1908. She died on December 20, 1997 at age 89. We know that Margaret B Beam had been residing in Richmond, Richmond City County, Virginia 23221.
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Margaret B Beam passed away on December 20, 1997 at age 89. She was born on June 1, 1908. We are unaware of information about Margaret's family or relationships. We know that Margaret B Beam had been residing in Richmond, Richmond City County, Virginia 23221.
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In 1908, in the year that Margaret B Beam was born, President Theodore Roosevelt held the White House Conservation Conference, which lead to the establishment of the National Conservation Commission. Preparing the first inventory of the United State's natural resources, the commission was divided into four parts: water, forests, lands, and minerals.

In 1946, when she was 38 years old, on July 4th, the Philippines gained independence from the United States. In 1964, Independence Day in the Philippines was moved from July 4th to June 12th at the insistence of nationalists and historians.

In 1960, she was 52 years old when on May 1st, an American CIA U-2 spy plane, piloted by Francis Gary Powers, was shot down by a surface-to-air missile over the Soviet Union. Powers ejected and survived but was captured. The U.S. claimed that the U-2 was a "weather plane" but Powers was convicted in the Soviet Union of espionage. He was released in 1962 after 1 year, 9 months and 10 days in prison.

In 1987, Margaret was 79 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 1997, in the year of Margaret B Beam's passing, on August 31st, Princess Diana of Great Britain was killed when her car crashed into a pillar in the tunnel under the Pont de l'Alma bridge in Paris. The car she was riding in was trying to evade the paparazzi but it was also discovered later that the driver of the car, who was also killed, had three times the legal limit of alcohol which likely contributed to the accident.

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