Maria Decker (1928 - 2005)

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Maria Decker
1928 - 2005
updated February 06, 2019
Maria Decker was born on September 29, 1928. She died on February 25, 2005 at 76 years old. We know that Maria Decker had been residing in Honolulu, Honolulu County, Hawaii.


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Maria Decker died on February 25, 2005 at 76 years old. She was born on September 29, 1928. We are unaware of information about Maria's family. We know that Maria Decker had been residing in Honolulu, Honolulu County, Hawaii.
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In 1928, in the year that Maria Decker was born, aviatrix Amelia Earhart, age 31, became the first woman to fly solo across North America and back in August. In June, she had been part of a 3 man crew that flew the Atlantic Ocean but since she had no instrument training, she couldn't fly the plane - she kept the flight log. The North American flight became one of her many "firsts" as a female pilot.

In 1933, Maria was merely 5 years old when on December 5th, the Twenty-first Amendment to the United States Constitution was ratified. The 21st Amendment said "The eighteenth article of amendment to the Constitution of the United States is hereby repealed." Alcohol was legal again! It was the only amendment to the Constitution approved for the explicit purpose of repealing a previously existing amendment. South Carolina was the only state to reject the Amendment.

In 1942, by the time she was merely 14 years old, on November 28th at 10:15p, a nightclub in Boston, the Cocoanut Grove, caught fire. The origins of the fire are unknown but it killed 492 people - the deadliest nightclub fire in U.S. history. Hundreds more were injured. The disaster was so shocking that it replaced World War II in the headlines and lead to reforms in safety standards and codes.

In 1965, Maria was 37 years old when from August 11 to 16, riots broke out in Watts, a Black section of Los Angeles. An allegedly drunk African-American driver was stopped by LA police and, after a fight, police brutality was alleged - and the riots began. 34 people died in the rioting and over $40 million in property damage occurred. The National Guard was called in to help the LA police quell rioting.

In 1995, she was 67 years old when on September 3rd, eBay was founded in San Jose California. Beginning as simply a place for Pierre Omidyar's girlfriend (now wife) to share her Pez passion and collection online, the site has become a multibillion-dollar business and operates in 30 countries.

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Born: around 1979
Maria D. (Arreguin) Decker
Born: around 1973
Maria (Alba) Decker
Born: around 1951
Maria I. (Maldonado) Decker
Born: around 1956
Maria D. (Guerrero) Decker
Born: around 1963
Maria D. (Reyna) Decker
Born: around 1970
Maria T. (Arriaga) Decker
Born: around 1961
Maria M. (Rodriguez) Decker
Born: around 1960
Maria D. (Rodriguez) Decker
Born: around 1936

Other Deckers

Dilla Decker
Dec 24, 1902 - December 1986
Clinton, Missouri
Frances W Decker
Sep 3, 1935 - Sep 17, 1997
Kansas City, MO
David Decker
Nov 6, 1934 - May 3, 2008
Fort Walton Beach, FL
Bob Decker
Mar 24, 1937 - Feb 26, 1993
West Plains, MO
Anita Decker
Dec 22, 1900 - August 1982
Saint Louis, Missouri
Elmer Decker
May 14, 1902 - October 1979
Lynn Haven, Florida
Gordon Decker
Oct 10, 1892 - March 1970
Maitland, Missouri
Henry Decker
Jan 18, 1890 - November 1969
Saint Louis, Missouri
Linda Decker
Jan 19, 1947 - March 1982
Liberty, Missouri
Donald B Decker
Sep 9, 1952 - Oct 25, 2010
West Plains, MO
Linda H Decker
Oct 7, 1949 - Mar 2, 2007
Guthrie, OK
Carolyn L Decker
Nov 19, 1954 - Jan 3, 2007
Haw River, NC
P Decker
Nov 30, 1965 - Oct 15, 1987
Melvin Decker
May 8, 1915 - March 1966
Fred G Decker
Oct 3, 1920 - Jul 20, 2003
Ballwin, MO
Clifford Decker
Mar 27, 1909 - October 1972
Summersville, Missouri
Mildred W Decker
Jul 1, 1915 - Sep 5, 1989
Homer Decker
Feb 8, 1898 - September 1962
William Decker
Feb 17, 1904 - November 1969
Richland, Missouri
Thomas Decker
Oct 4, 1895 - April 1971
Saint Louis, Missouri

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Mar 24, 1922 - Nov 1, 1987
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Jun 15, 1898 - September 1983
Columbia, Missouri
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May 27, 1933 - Nov 14, 2009
Festus, MO
Anna A Lebeau
Aug 19, 1893 - May 1980
Glenview, IL
Nellie Bolten
Jul 9, 1891 - March 1969
Jefferson City, Missouri
Icie Thompson
Dec 21, 1893 - December 1977
Tuscumbia, Missouri
H v Johnson
Dec 4, 1933 - Feb 15, 1996
Rosetta L Baker
May 11, 1927 - November 1991
Juanita R Cage
Aug 7, 1931 - Mar 18, 2011
Nixa, MO
Thomas L Gutting
Sep 12, 1931 - Jul 15, 2010
Astatula, FL
Mabel D Major
Aug 6, 1920 - Oct 24, 2006
Salem, MO
Barbara E Barnett
Jan 21, 1922 - Dec 16, 2004
Lebanon, MO
Naomi D Schweer
Sep 4, 1922 - Jun 21, 1995
Owensville, MO
Rebecca Scott
Mar 23, 1893 - April 1971
Montgomery City, Missouri
Thelma M Warden
Oct 31, 1908 - November 1992
Owensville, MO
Teddy D Seeley
Apr 27, 1938 - Mar 12, 2007
Farber, MO
Frank D Smith
Jan 21, 1929 - Jan 20, 2010
El Dorado, AR
Edith M Willman
Mar 11, 1935 - Oct 21, 2007
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Mar 17, 1935 - November 1979
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