Marion Carlisle (1897 - 1973)

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Marion Carlisle
1897 - 1973
January 6, 1897
May 1973
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Little Rock, Pulaski County, Arkansas 72206
Marion Carlisle was born on January 6, 1897. She died in May 1973 at 76 years of age. We know that Marion Carlisle had been residing in Little Rock, Pulaski County, Arkansas 72206.
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Marion Carlisle passed away in May 1973 at age 76. She was born on January 6, 1897. There is no information about Marion's family. We know that Marion Carlisle had been residing in Little Rock, Pulaski County, Arkansas 72206.

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In 1897, in the year that Marion Carlisle was born, on September 21st, editor and publisher Francis P. Church responded to a letter to the editor from Virginia O'Hanlon, 8 years old. Virginia's father had told her that "If you see it in The Sun, it's so." So she wrote to the Sun, asking if there was a Santa Claus. Church responded with the now famous editorial "Yes, Virginia, there is a Santa Claus".

In 1919, she was 22 years old when on January 6th, President Theodore Roosevelt died. Having gone to bed the previous night after being treated for breathing problems, the ex-President died in his sleep from a clot that had traveled to his lungs. He was 60. After a simple service, Roosevelt was buried on a hillside overlooking Oyster Bay.

In 1923, when she was 26 years old, Harlem's Cotton Club opened in New York City. Owned by a bootlegger and gangster, it was a 700 seat speakeasy that catered to a "white only" clientele. But most of the entertainers were African-American and featured some of the best entertainers of the time such as Lena Horne, the Nicholas Brothers, Ethel Waters, and Cab Calloway.

In 1966, by the time she was 69 years old, on July 1st, Medicare became available after President Johnson signed into law the Medicare Act in 1965. President Truman had received the first Medicare card since he had been the first to propose national healthcare law. insurance.

In 1973, in the year of Marion Carlisle's passing, on August 15th, amidst rising calls for the impeachment of President Richard Nixon, Congress imposed an end to the bombing of Cambodia.

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