Martha Henderson (1920 - 2000)

Martha Henderson
1920 - 2000
updated February 06, 2019
Martha Henderson was born on April 24, 1920. She died on June 11, 2000 at 80 years old. We know that Martha Henderson had been residing in Fort Smith, Sebastian County, Arkansas 72903.
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Martha Henderson passed away on June 11, 2000 at 80 years of age. She was born on April 24, 1920. We have no information about Martha's surviving family. We know that Martha Henderson had been residing in Fort Smith, Sebastian County, Arkansas 72903.
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In 1920, in the year that Martha Henderson was born, the Volstead Act became law. Formally called the National Prohibition Act, the Volstead Act enabled law enforcement agencies to carry out the 18th Amendment. It said that "no person shall manufacture, sell, barter, transport, import, export, deliver, or furnish any intoxicating liquor except as authorized by this act" and defined intoxicating liquor as any beverage containing more than 0.5% alcohol by volume.

In 1948, at the age of 28 years old, Martha was alive when on May 14th, the State of Israel was proclaimed by David Ben-Gurion, who became Israel's first Premier, and the U.S. officially recognized Israel. That evening, Egypt launched an air assault on Israel.

In 1968, at the age of 48 years old, Martha was alive when on June 5th, Sen. Robert F. Kennedy was shot at the Ambassador Hotel in Los Angeles by Sirhan after celebrating his win in the California presidential primary. He died the next day at Good Samaritan Hospital.

In 1974, she was 54 years old when on July 30th, the House Judiciary Committee adopted three articles of impeachment against President Nixon. He was charged with obstruction of justice, failure to uphold laws, and the refusal to produce material subpoenaed by the committee. In order to avoid impeachment, Richard M. Nixon announced that he would resign on August 8th, the first President to do so.

In 1994, Martha was 74 years old when on May 6th, the Channel Tunnel or "Chunnel" was officially opened. The Chunnel is a railway tunnel beneath the English Channel that connects Great Britain to mainland France. Original plans for such a tunnel were developed in 1802 and approved by Napoleon Bonaparte but the British rejected the plan fearing that Napoleon would use the railway to invade.

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Jul 19, 1921 - April 1987
Jul 19, 1919 - May 1982
Aug 15, 1917 - February 1965
Mar 1, 1888 - January 1968
Mar 5, 1912 - Nov 4, 1988
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Apr 27, 1963 - July 1985
Dec 20, 1964 - Nov 4, 1993
Jan 12, 1966 - August 1986
Jul 30, 1919 - January 1980
Feb 19, 1920 - October 1977
May 8, 1927 - May 18, 2010
Mar 18, 1918 - Feb 17, 1991
Apr 19, 1889 - April 1964
Aug 2, 1925 - Jun 20, 1996
Jan 9, 1926 - Sep 25, 2001
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