Margaret Collins (1909 - 1982)

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Margaret Collins
1909 - 1982
updated February 06, 2019
Margaret Collins was born on April 18, 1909. She died in September 1982 at 73 years of age. We know that Margaret Collins had been residing in North Miami Beach, Miami-Dade County, Florida 33160.


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Margaret Collins died in September 1982 at 73 years of age. She was born on April 18, 1909. We have no information about Margaret's family. We know that Margaret Collins had been residing in North Miami Beach, Miami-Dade County, Florida 33160.
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In 1909, in the year that Margaret Collins was born, William Howard Taft became the 27th President of the United States on March 4th. Previously Secretary of War, Judge on the 6th Circuit Court of Appeals, Solicitor General of the U.S., and Governor of both the Philippines and Cuba, Taft was the only President who went on to become Chief Justice of the Supreme Court.

In 1914, Margaret was just 5 years old when President Woodrow Wilson signed a proclamation designating Mother's Day, the second Sunday in May, as a national holiday to honor mothers. Anna Jarvis had championed a Mother's Day for years but Congress had joked a few years earlier that then they would have to proclaim a "Mother-in-law's Day" as well. The President who championed a woman's right to vote also created a day in their honor.

In 1935, Margaret was 26 years old when on September 8th, Louisiana Senator Huey Long was shot by Dr. Carl Weiss. Weiss was shot and killed immediately by Long's bodyguards - Long died two days later from his injuries. Long had received many death threats previously, as well as threats against his family. He was a powerful and controversial figure in Louisiana politics (and probably gained power through multiple criminal acts). His opponents became frustrated with their attempts to oust him and Dr. Weiss was the son-in-law of one of those opponents. His funeral was attended by 200,000 mourners.

In 1953, when she was 44 years old, on July 27th, the Korean Armistice Agreement was signed. The Armistice was to last until "a final peaceful settlement is achieved". No peaceful settlement has ever been agreed upon.

In 1982, in the year of Margaret Collins's passing, on June 30th, time ran out on the Equal Rights Amendment (ERA). The Amendment had only received 35 of the necessary 38 state ratifications. First sent to the states in 1972, the Amendment stated that "Equality of rights under the law shall not be denied or abridged by the United States or by any State on account of sex".

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Apr 11, 1915 - Jul 28, 2007
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Earnest M Collins
Nov 6, 1902 - May 18, 1993
Gainesville, FL
Harris Collins
Sep 19, 1907 - September 1984
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Mary Collins
Dec 30, 1905 - May 1971
Miami, Florida
Arrie Collins
Jan 15, 1883 - Oct 15, 1967
Sanford, FL
Deonna R Collins
Nov 9, 1949 - Dec 27, 1992
Miami, FL
Pearl N Collins
Mar 13, 1907 - Dec 4, 2004
Miami, FL
Alva Collins
May 22, 1906 - August 1974
Miami, Florida
George Collins
Oct 3, 1908 - June 1986
Altamonte Springs, Florida
Mildred R Collins
Mar 28, 1910 - Aug 8, 1989
Altamonte Springs, FL
Gracie S Collins
Nov 12, 1906 - Apr 1, 2001
Missoula, MT
Lighty Collins
Aug 15, 1901 - May 1972
Fort Myers, Florida
Harley Collins
Nov 25, 1903 - August 1974
Miami, Florida
Clifford Collins
Jul 22, 1905 - July 1977
Louise E Collins
Dec 24, 1904 - Jan 15, 1997
Miami, FL
Ledford Collins
Feb 13, 1896 - November 1966
Miami, Florida
Roy Collins
Apr 3, 1914 - January 1982
Gainesville, Florida

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