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Marie H Bickston (1912 - 1997)

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Marie H Bickston
1912 - 1997
Born
October 1, 1912
Death
May 1, 1997
Last Known Residence
Sacramento, Sacramento County, California 95831
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Marie H Bickston of Sacramento, Sacramento County, California was born on October 1, 1912, and died at age 84 years old on May 1, 1997.
Updated: November 1, 2011
Biography ID: 43574957

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Marie Bickston passed away at age 84 years old on May 1, 1997. Marie H Bickston of Sacramento, Sacramento County, California was born on October 1, 1912.

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Marie H Bickston lived 17 years longer than the average Bickston family member when she died at the age of 84.
The average age of a Bickston family member is 67.
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1912 - 1997 World Events

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In 1912, in the year that Marie H Bickston was born, the Girl Scouts of the USA was started by Juliette Gordon Low with the help of Sir Robert Baden-Powell, the founder of Boy Scouts in Great Britain. She said after a meeting with Baden-Powell, "I've got something for the girls of Savannah, and all of America, and all the world, and we're going to start it tonight!" And she did.

In 1936, at the age of 24 years old, Marie was alive when on November 2nd, the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) debuted the world's first regular high-definition television service. The channel had a short schedule - Monday through Saturday, 3:00p to 4:00p and 9:00p to 10:00p. The first broadcast was "Opening of the BBC Television Service".

In 1942, by the time she was 30 years old, on February 19th, President Roosevelt signed Executive Order 9066. This authorized the Secretary of War to "prescribe certain areas as military zones." On March 21st, he signed Public Law 503 which was approved after an hour discussion in the Senate and 30 minutes in the House. The Law provided for enforcement of his Executive Order. This cleared the way for approximately 120,000 men, women, and children of Japanese ancestry to be evicted from the West Coast and to be held in concentration camps and other confinement sites across the country. In Hawaii, a few thousand were detained. German and Italian Americans in the U.S. were also confined.

In 1961, at the age of 49 years old, Marie was alive when on August 13th, East Germany began erection of what would become the Berlin Wall between East and West Berlin. In one day, they installed barbed wire entanglements and fences (called Barbed Wire Sunday in Germany). On August 17th, the first concrete elements and large blocks were put in place.

In 1997, in the year of Marie H Bickston's passing, on June 26th, the first Harry Potter book by J. K. Rowling was released. "Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone" was an immediate success and spawned not only sequels but also movies, video games, plays, and amusement park attractions. J.K. Rowling, at the time of the first book a poor single mother, has become a multi-billionaire.

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