Margaret Fries (1894 - 1976)

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Margaret Fries
1894 - 1976
updated February 06, 2019
Margaret Fries was born on November 23, 1894. She died in April 1976 at age 81. We know that Margaret Fries had been residing in Fresno, Fresno County, California 93726.


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Margaret Fries passed away in April 1976 at age 81. She was born on November 23, 1894. We are unaware of information about Margaret's family or relationships. We know that Margaret Fries had been residing in Fresno, Fresno County, California 93726.
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In 1894, in the year that Margaret Fries 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 1902, she was just 8 years old when the modern air conditioner was invented by Willis H. Carrier. The company that he worked for needed to find a way to control humidity and by solving this problem, Carrier created a system that could be used for cooling the rooms of a house. The Sun Belt thanks him!

In 1923, at the age of 29 years old, Margaret was alive when on August 2nd, Calvin Coolidge was sworn in as the 30th President of the United States due to the sudden death of Warren G. Harding. After the scandals of the Harding presidency, Coolidge restored public confidence and was very popular. He won the Presidential election in 1924 but declined to run again in 1928.

In 1964, she was 70 years old when on February 9th, the Beatles appeared on The Ed Sullivan Show. 73 million people watched - although the Beatles couldn't be heard because of the loud screaming of the female teenage audience.

In 1976, in the year of Margaret Fries's passing, on August 4th, a mysterious illness struck an American Legion convention in Philadelphia. Within a week, 25 people had died and 130 people had been hospitalized. It was the first known instance of what came to be called "Legionnaires Disease."

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Aug 17, 1879 - April 1970
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Aug 31, 1915 - Mar 3, 2000
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Jun 30, 1899 - Apr 23, 1992
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Sep 17, 1891 - December 1967
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Thelma D Fries
Aug 14, 1928 - Jan 5, 2001
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Erwin Fries
Aug 2, 1891 - October 1973
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Apr 14, 1906 - October 1995
Morro Bay, CA
Marsha Fries
Jun 15, 1922 - January 1987
Citrus Heights, California
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Jul 4, 1912 - May 6, 2003
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James Fries
Jan 21, 1952 - Jul 25, 1997
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Rena Fries
Apr 7, 1905 - January 1986
Fresno, California
Gregory Scott Fries
Jul 11, 1955 - Aug 28, 2010
Eugene, California
Frank Fries
Apr 26, 1918 - Jul 17, 2004
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Sep 24, 1910 - September 1978
Fresno, California
George Fries
Apr 12, 1914 - August 1981
Raisin, California

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