Martha D Bland (1923 - 1987)

Martha D Bland
1923 - 1987
updated February 06, 2019
Martha D Bland was born on April 28, 1923. She died on September 15, 1987 at 64 years of age. We know that Martha D Bland had been residing in Pomeroy, Meigs County, Ohio 45769.


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Martha D Bland died on September 15, 1987 at age 64. She was born on April 28, 1923. We have no information about Martha's surviving family. We know that Martha D Bland had been residing in Pomeroy, Meigs County, Ohio 45769.
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In 1923, in the year that Martha D Bland was born, the A.C. Nielsen Company was founded in Chicago. It provided an audience measurement system that could provide radio station owners with information on their listeners and the popularity of their shows. Later, the Nielsen company became the basis for the fate of television programs.

In 1935, by the time she was merely 12 years old, on August 14, the Social Security Act was signed into law. The purpose was to "provide federal assistance to those unable to work". The law established the Social Security Administration whose primary focus was to "provide aid for the elderly, the unemployed, and children". The Act survived many Supreme Court challenges and the Administration continues until today.

In 1941, by the time she was 18 years old, on December 7th, the Japanese attacked the military base at Pearl Harbor, Hawaii. The surprise aerial attack damaged 8 U.S. battleships (6 later returned to service), including the USS Arizona, and destroyed 188 aircraft. 2,402 American citizens died and 1,178 wounded were wounded. On December 8th, the U.S. declared war on Japan and on December 11th, Germany and Italy (allies of Japan) declared war on the United States. World War II was in full swing.

In 1951, at the age of 28 years old, Martha was alive when on April 5th, Julius and Ethel Rosenberg (husband and wife) were sentenced to death for treason. They were executed on June 19th. American citizens, they were convicted of spying for the Soviet Union. Their two young sons were adopted by a high school teacher and his wife.

In 1987, in the year of Martha D Bland's passing, was the first time that a criminal in the United States - a serial rapist - was convicted through the use of DNA evidence.

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Oct 20, 1960 - Jul 24, 2005
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Jan 30, 1912 - June 1983
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