Mary Aikens (1927 - 1984)

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Mary Aikens
1927 - 1984
updated February 06, 2019
Mary Aikens was born on April 12, 1927. She died in September 1984 at 57 years of age. We know that Mary Aikens had been residing in Florida 32014.


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Mary Aikens passed away in September 1984 at age 57. She was born on April 12, 1927. There is no information about Mary's family. We know that Mary Aikens had been residing in Florida 32014.
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In 1927, in the year that Mary Aikens was born, the first "talkie" (a movie with music, songs, and talking), The Jazz Singer, was released. Al Jolson starred as a cantor's son who instead of following in his father's footsteps as expected, becomes a singer of popular songs. Banished by his father, they reconcile on his father's deathbed. It was a tear-jerker and audiences went wild - especially when they heard the songs. Thus begun the demise of silent films and the rise of "talkies".

In 1930, by the time she was only 3 years old, as head of the Motion Picture Producers and Distributors of America, William Hays established a code of decency that outlined what was acceptable in films. The public - and government - had felt that films in the '20's had become increasingly risque and that the behavior of its stars was becoming scandalous. Laws were being passed. In response, the heads of the movie studios adopted a voluntary "code", hoping to head off legislation. The first part of the code prohibited "lowering the moral standards of those who see it", called for depictions of the "correct standards of life", and forbade a picture from showing any sort of ridicule towards a law or "creating sympathy for its violation". The second part dealt with particular behavior in film such as homosexuality, the use of specific curse words, and miscegenation.

In 1943, when she was 16 years old, on March 31st, the Broadway musical Oklahoma! opened. Written by Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein II (the first of their string of successful collaborations), audiences loved it. The musical ran for 2,212 performances originally and was made into a movie in 1954.

In 1962, at the age of 35 years old, Mary was alive when on February 20th, Lt. Col. John H. Glenn, Jr. became the first American to orbit the Earth. The Friendship 7 flew three times around the earth in 4 hours and 55 minutes. At age 77, Glenn returned to space - the oldest person to fly in space.

In 1984, in the year of Mary Aikens's passing, due to outrage about "Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom" (it seemed too "dark" to many and it was rated PG), a new rating was devised - PG-13. The first film rated PG-13 was "Red Dawn".

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Quincy, FL
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Tampa, FL
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May 24, 1929 - Aug 4, 1994
Pensacola, FL
Martha Aikens
Jan 20, 1875 - June 1975
Lela M Aikens
Oct 29, 1932 - Apr 17, 2006
Pensacola, FL
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Apr 16, 1888 - Dec 15, 1968
Perry, FL
Isiah Aikens
Mar 15, 1899 - February 1976
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May 24, 1900 - Nov 30, 1994
Saint Petersburg, FL
Russell Aikens
Oct 18, 1928 - Oct 3, 2000
New York, NY
Rose L Aikens
Sep 30, 1911 - Apr 21, 1999
Daytona Beach, FL
E Aikens
Apr 10, 1957 - October 1994
Elwood Aikens
Mar 24, 1931 - Sep 16, 1994
Fort Lauderdale, FL
Maudina M Aikens
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Quitman, GA
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