Maria Puente (1897 - 1976)

Maria Puente
1897 - 1976
updated February 06, 2019
Maria Puente was born on May 26, 1897. She died in March 1976 at age 78. We know that Maria Puente had been residing in Edinburg, Hidalgo County, Texas 78539.
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Maria Puente died in March 1976 at 78 years of age. She was born on May 26, 1897. We have no information about Maria's immediate family. We know that Maria Puente had been residing in Edinburg, Hidalgo County, Texas 78539.
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In 1897, in the year that Maria Puente was born, on March 4th, William McKinley became the 25th President of the United States. He had beaten William Jennings Bryan in the 1896 election by 51% to 46.7% in the popular vote. Six months into his second term as President, McKinley was assassinated.

In 1920, she was 23 years old when on January 1, over 6000 people were arrested and put in prison because they were suspected of being communists. . Many had to be released in a few weeks and only 3 guns were found in their homes. The U.S. Department of Justice "red hunt" netted thousands of "radicals" and suspected "communists" and aliens were deported. But the "hunt" ended after Attorney General Palmer forecast a massive radical uprising on May Day and the day passed without incident.

In 1942, when she was 45 years old, from January 7th through April 9th, the Battle of Bataan was fought in the Philippines. At the end of the battle, the U.S. and Filipino forces surrendered and a three-year occupation of the Philippines by Japan began. Between 60,000 and 80,000 American and Filipino soldiers surrendered and were marched around 60 to 69 miles - most were beaten, abused, or killed. Named the Bataan Death March, it was later declared to be a war crime.

In 1953, by the time she was 56 years old, actress and comedian Lucille Ball gave birth to Desi Arnaz, Jr on January 19th. On the same day on "I Love Lucy", the fictional Little Ricky was born as well. Baby Desi graced the cover of the first TV Guide magazine with a headline that read ""Lucy's $50,000,000 baby" - because the commercial revenue from his birth was expected to be that amount.

In 1976, in the year of Maria Puente's passing, The United States celebrated the Bicentennial of the adoption of the Declaration of Independence. It was a year long celebration, with the biggest events taking place on July 4th.

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c. 1940 - Unknown
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c. 1977 - Unknown
c. 1961 - Unknown
c. 1972 - Unknown
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c. 1971 - Unknown

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Aug 28, 1957 - Apr 27, 2002
Oct 7, 1915 - Apr 19, 2010
May 30, 1926 - Oct 3, 2000
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Feb 27, 1930 - Feb 1, 2005
Dec 19, 1928 - May 1981
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Jul 31, 1910 - Aug 9, 1993
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Feb 27, 1924 - October 1975
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Jan 15, 1934 - Aug 10, 2006
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Feb 22, 1939 - Apr 12, 2002
Jul 18, 1935 - Mar 19, 2008
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