Margaret J Costelnock (1920 - 2001)

Margaret J Costelnock
1920 - 2001
updated February 06, 2019
Margaret J Costelnock was born on February 13, 1920. She died on November 2, 2001 at 81 years of age. We know that Margaret J Costelnock had been residing in Tarrs, Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania 15688.

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Margaret J Costelnock died on November 2, 2001 at age 81. She was born on February 13, 1920. There is no information about Margaret's surviving family. We know that Margaret J Costelnock had been residing in Tarrs, Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania 15688.
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In 1920, in the year that Margaret J Costelnock was born, the 19th Amendment, granting women the right to vote, passed both Houses of Congress and was sent to the States to ratify. In August, Tennessee became the 36th state to ratify the Amendment and it became law eight days later. Mississippi ratified it in 1984.

In 1954, by the time she was 34 years old, from April 22 through June 17th, the Army v. McCarthy hearings were held. The U.S. Army accused Roy Cohn (chief counsel to Senator McCarthy and later trusted mentor of Donald Trump) of blackmail. McCarthy and Cohn accused the U.S. Army of harboring communists. The Army allegations were found to be true. The U.S. Senate later censured McCarthy.

In 1965, when she was 45 years old, the television show "I Spy" premiered in the fall season on NBC. The stars were Bill Cosby and Robert Culp, making Cosby the first African American to headline a television show. Four stations - in Georgia, Florida, and Alabama - refused to air the show.

In 1983, Margaret was 63 years old when physicist Sally K. Ride, 32, became the first US woman astronaut in space as a crew member aboard space shuttle Challenger on June 18th. She was also the youngest (32) astronaut to go into space. Soviet cosmonaut Valentina Tereshkova was the first woman in space in 1963.

In 1990, she was 70 years old when on April 24th, the Hubble telescope was launched into space after long delays due to the Challenger explosion. An optical flaw was found within weeks of launch but was fixed within three years. The discoveries made possible by the Hubble have contributed to scientists' understanding of the universe.

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