Marie L Perkins (1903 - 1998)

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Marie L Perkins
1903 - 1998
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January 31, 1903
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January 9, 1998
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Santa Rosa, Sonoma County, California 95407
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Marie L Perkins was born on January 31, 1903. She died on January 9, 1998 at age 94. We know that Marie L Perkins had been residing in Santa Rosa, Sonoma County, California 95407.
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Marie L Perkins passed away on January 9, 1998 at 94 years old. She was born on January 31, 1903. We have no information about Marie's surviving family. We know that Marie L Perkins had been residing in Santa Rosa, Sonoma County, California 95407.

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In 1903, in the year that Marie L Perkins was born, the Ford Motor Company was incorporated in June after Henry Ford left another car company he founded in 1901 (which became the Cadillac Motor Company). He began Ford Motor Company with $28,000 in cash from twelve investors, two of whom (the Dodge brothers) later began their own car company. Henry Ford improved on assembly line techniques and has been so successful that his family still controls a very popular Ford line of cars and trucks.

In 1919, Marie was 16 years old when Indian lawyer Mahatma Gandhi initiated the Satyagraha campaigns, beginning the nonviolent resistance movement against British rule of India. Satyagraha means "holding onto truth" and the campaign for India independence, which was eventually obtained, called for "self-suffering" rather than inflicting suffering (i.e., violence) on others.

In 1940, when she was 37 years old, on July 27th, the cartoon character Bugs Bunny debuted in his first film A Wild Hare - voiced by Mel Blanc. He has since appeared in more short films, feature films, compilations, TV series, music records, comic books, video games, award shows, amusement park rides, and commercials than any other cartoon character. He even has a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. "What's up, Doc?"

In 1956, when she was 53 years old, on May 20th, the U.S. tested the first hydrogen bomb dropped from a plane over Bikini Atoll. Previously, hydrogen bombs had only been tested on the ground. The Atomic Age moved forward.

In 1998, in the year of Marie L Perkins's passing, on December 19th, the movie Titanic - based on the 1912 sinking of the ship and starring Leonardo DiCaprio and Kate Winslet - was released. Winning 11 Oscars, it was the first film to gross over a billion dollars and eventually grossed over $2 billion.

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