Martha House

(1883 - 1982)

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Martha House
1883 - 1982
Born
July 7, 1883
Death
May 1982
Last Known Residence
Smyrna, Rutherford County, Tennessee 37167
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Martha House was born on July 7, 1883. She died in May 1982 at 98 years of age. We know that Martha House had been residing in Smyrna, Rutherford County, Tennessee 37167.
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Martha House passed away in May 1982 at 98 years old. She was born on July 7, 1883. There is no information about Martha's surviving family. We know that Martha House had been residing in Smyrna, Rutherford County, Tennessee 37167.

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In 1883, in the year that Martha House was born, from August 26th through August 27th, Krakatoa - in Indonesia - erupted. 70% of the island - 163 villages - were destroyed and more than 36,400 people were killed by the eruption and the tsunami resulting from it. It was one of the deadliest volcanic eruptions ever.

In 1948, at the age of 65 years old, Martha was alive when on January 30th, Mahatma Gandhi was assassinated in New Delhi by a member of a Hindu nationalist party who thought that Gandhi was too accommodating to Muslims. The man, Nathuram Godse, shot Gandhi 3 times. He died immediately. The shooter was tried, convicted, and hung in November 1949.

In 1959, when she was 76 years old, on January 3rd, Alaska became the 49th state of the United States and the first state not a part of the contiguous United States. The flag was changed to display 49 stars.

In 1976, by the time she was 93 years old, The United States celebrated the Bicentennial of the adoption of the Declaration of Independence. It was a year long celebration, with the biggest events taking place on July 4th.

In 1982, in the year of Martha House's passing, 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.

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