Mary Buker (1903 - 1979)

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Mary Buker
1903 - 1979
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November 21, 1903
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November 1979
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New Concord, Muskingum County, Ohio 43762
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Mary Buker was born on November 21, 1903. She died in November 1979 at 75 years of age. We know that Mary Buker had been residing in New Concord, Muskingum County, Ohio 43762.
Updated: February 6, 2019
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Mary Buker died in November 1979 at age 75. She was born on November 21, 1903. We are unaware of information about Mary's immediate family. We know that Mary Buker had been residing in New Concord, Muskingum County, Ohio 43762.

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In 1903, in the year that Mary Buker was born, the silent film, The Great Train Robbery opened. Although it was filmed in Milltown, New Jersey, it was a Western. Twelve minutes long, the film used a lot of innovative techniques - some scenes were hand colored and composite editing, on-location shooting, and frequent camera movement were used. Its budget was $150 (about $4000 currently) and was the most popular film until 1915 when Birth of a Nation was released.

In 1925, Mary was 22 years old when gangster Al "Scarface" Capone took over the Chicago bootlegging racket at age 26. Previously right hand man to boss Johnny Torrio, Capone took over when Torrio was shot and severely injured and decided to resign. The bootlegging and brothel organization was massive and when asked what he did, Capone often replied "I am just a businessman, giving the people what they want".

In 1936, at the age of 33 years old, Mary was alive when on November 2nd, the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) debuted the world's first regular high-definition television service. The channel had a short schedule - Monday through Saturday, 3:00p to 4:00p and 9:00p to 10:00p. The first broadcast was "Opening of the BBC Television Service".

In 1945, by the time she was 42 years old, on December 5th, Flight 19 was lost in the Bermuda Triangle. All five planes and 14 airmen disappeared, as did 13 crew on a plane that was dispatched to find them. The official Navy reported the disappearance as "cause unknown".

In 1979, in the year of Mary Buker's passing, 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.

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