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Martin Skoog (1899 - 1981)

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Martin Skoog
1899 - 1981
Born
October 31, 1899
Death
January 1981
Last Known Residence
Hubbard, Dakota County, Nebraska 68741
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Martin Skoog of Hubbard, Dakota County, Nebraska was born on October 31, 1899, and died at age 81 years old in January 1981.
Updated: November 9, 2011
Biography ID: 77740200

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Martin Skoog passed away at age 81 years old in January 1981. Martin Skoog of Hubbard, Dakota County, Nebraska was born on October 31, 1899.

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Martin Skoog lived 5 years longer than the average Skoog family member when he died at the age of 81.
The average age of a Skoog family member is 76.
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In 1899, in the year that Martin Skoog was born, the meaning of Chinese "oracle bones" was rediscovered. Farmers in China had been turning up the bones in their fields for generations but most often they were ground up and sold as medicine. The chancellor of the Imperial Academy and a friend noticed, before they ground the bones, that they had writing. The bones had been used around the second millennium BC for divination.

In 1918, by the time he was 19 years old, federal spending was $12.68 billion, unemployment was 1.4% and the cost of a first-class stamp was 3 cents.

In 1966, when he was 67 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 1979, when he was 80 years old, on March 28th, a partial nuclear meltdown occurred at the power plant at Three Mile Island Pennsylvania. Radiation leaked into the environment, resulting in a rating of 5 on a scale of 7 ("Accident With Wider Consequences") . It ended up costing $1 billion to clean up the site.

In 1981, in the year of Martin Skoog's passing, on August 1st, MTV debuted. It was the first music video TV channel. The first music video played was the Buggles' "Video Killed the Radio Star" - the second was Pat Benatar's "You Better Run".

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