Margaret G Burks (1907 - 1993)

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Margaret G Burks
1907 - 1993
updated February 06, 2019
Margaret G Burks was born on May 15, 1907. She died on December 2, 1993 at 86 years of age. We know that Margaret G Burks had been residing in Knoxville, Knox County, Tennessee 37918.


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Margaret G Burks passed away on December 2, 1993 at 86 years old. She was born on May 15, 1907. We are unaware of information about Margaret's family or relationships. We know that Margaret G Burks had been residing in Knoxville, Knox County, Tennessee 37918.
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In 1907, in the year that Margaret G Burks was born, the showman Florenz Ziegfeld introduced his Ziegfeld Follies. Ziegfeld was inspired by the Folies Bergère of Paris and the show was a step up from the then current vaudeville shows. The top entertainers of the time played in the Follies but the stars were the Ziegfeld girls - beautiful chorus girls in elaborate costumes. For almost a quarter of a century, the Ziegfeld follies were the toast of Broadway.

In 1914, by the time she was merely 7 years old, in June, Archduke Franz Ferdinand of Austria was assassinated by a Yugoslavian national. Austria-Hungary delivered an ultimatum to Serbia. Other major powers took sides - and World War I began: Austria declared war on Serbia; Germany on Russia and France; Britain on Germany . . . and on it went until most of the world was embroiled in the war.

In 1936, by the time she was 29 years old, on November 3rd, President Franklin Delano Roosevelt was reelected to a second term. He ran against Republican Governor Alf Landon (Kansas), defeating Landon in the popular vote by 60.8% to 36.5%. Vermont and Maine were the only two states in which Landon won. John Nance Garner IV became the Vice-President in this election.

In 1949, by the time she was 42 years old, on January 25th, the first Emmy Awards (for television) were handed out in Los Angeles. Shirley Dinsdale won for the Most Outstanding Television Personality and Pantomime Quiz Time earned an Emmy for the Most Popular Television Program.

In 1993, in the year of Margaret G Burks's passing, 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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Jan 3, 1925 - July 1985
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