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Marilyn K Buffum (1938 - 2010)

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Marilyn K Buffum
1938 - 2010
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May 30, 1938
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March 31, 2010
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Peoria, Peoria County, Illinois 61604
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Marilyn K Buffum was born on May 30, 1938. She died on March 31, 2010 at 71 years old. We know that Marilyn K Buffum had been residing in Peoria, Peoria County, Illinois 61604.
Updated: November 2, 2011
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Marilyn K Buffum passed away on March 31, 2010 at 71 years old. She was born on May 30, 1938. There is no information about Marilyn's family or relationships. We know that Marilyn K Buffum had been residing in Peoria, Peoria County, Illinois 61604.
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In 1938, in the year that Marilyn K Buffum was born, on June 25th (a Saturday) the Fair Labor Standards Act was signed into law by President Roosevelt (along with 120 other bills). The Act banned oppressive child labor, set the minimum hourly wage at 25 cents, and established the maximum workweek at 44 hours. It faced a lot of opposition and in fighting for it, Roosevelt said "Do not let any calamity-howling executive with an income of $1,000 a day, ...tell you...that a wage of $11 a week is going to have a disastrous effect on all American industry."

In 1954, when she was 16 years old, from April 22 through June 17th, the Army v. McCarthy hearings were held. The U.S. Army accused Roy Cohn (chief counsel to Senator McCarthy and later trusted mentor of Donald Trump) of blackmail. McCarthy and Cohn accused the U.S. Army of harboring communists. The Army allegations were found to be true. The U.S. Senate later censured McCarthy.

In 1963, she was 25 years old when the British Secretary of War, 46 year old John Profumo ,was forced to resign when he lied about an affair with 19 year old Christine Keeler. Keeler was also involved with the Soviet naval attaché and charges of espionage were feared. No proof of spying was ever found.

In 1982, at the age of 44 years old, Marilyn was alive when on September 14th, Princess Grace of Monaco (American actress Grace Kelly), 52, died of injuries when her car plunged off a mountain road. Her 17 year old daughter, Stephanie, was also in the car and suffered serious injuries but recovered. It's believed that the accident was caused when Princess Grace, who was driving, had a mild stroke.

In 1998, at the age of 60 years old, Marilyn was alive when on December 19th, the House of Representatives initiated impeachment charges against U.S. President Bill Clinton. He was subsequently acquitted of these charges by the Senate on February 12th.

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