Marguerite J Maletta (1924 - 1996)

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Marguerite J Maletta
1924 - 1996
April 23, 1924
November 29, 1996
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Centerville, Appanoose County, Iowa 52544
Marguerite J Maletta was born on April 23, 1924. She died on November 29, 1996 at age 72. We know that Marguerite J Maletta had been residing in Centerville, Appanoose County, Iowa 52544.
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Marguerite J Maletta passed away on November 29, 1996 at 72 years of age. She was born on April 23, 1924. There is no information about Marguerite's family or relationships. We know that Marguerite J Maletta had been residing in Centerville, Appanoose County, Iowa 52544.

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In 1924, in the year that Marguerite J Maletta was born, in May, wealthy college students Nathan Leopold and Richard Loeb kidnapped and killed 14 year old Robert Franks "in the interest of science". Leopold and Loeb thought that they were intellectually superior and that they could commit the perfect crime and not be caught. They were brought in for questioning within 8 days and quickly confessed. Clarence Darrow was hired as their defense lawyer, getting them life imprisonment instead of a death sentence. Loeb was eventually killed in prison - Leopold was released after 33 years, dying of a heart attack at age 66.

In 1945, she was 21 years old when on January 20th, Franklin D. Roosevelt was sworn in to his fourth term as President of the United States. He died 82 days into his term and his new Vice-President, Harry Truman, became President.

In 1955, by the time she was 31 years old, on September 10th the TV show "Gunsmoke" debuted on CBS. It went on to be television's longest-running western. Matt Dillon, Chester, Doc Adams, and Miss Kitty became household names.

In 1987, she was 63 years old when on October 19th, stock exchanges around the world crashed. Beginning in Hong Kong then spreading to Europe, the crash then hit the United States. It was called Black Monday. The Dow Jones fell 508 points to 1,738.74 (22.61%).

In 1996, in the year of Marguerite J Maletta's passing, on July 5th, the first cloned mammal - "Dolly the Sheep" - was born in Scotland. She had three mothers. Dolly lived to be 6 years old and produced 6 lambs. Since, other sheep have been cloned as well as horses, pigs, deer, and bulls.

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