Mary Gerra (1920 - 1984)

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Mary Gerra
1920 - 1984
updated February 06, 2019
Mary Gerra was born on April 28, 1920. She died in June 1984 at age 64. We know that Mary Gerra had been residing in Midland, Beaver County, Pennsylvania 15059.


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Mary Gerra passed away in June 1984 at age 64. She was born on April 28, 1920. There is no information about Mary's family. We know that Mary Gerra had been residing in Midland, Beaver County, Pennsylvania 15059.
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In 1920, in the year that Mary Gerra was born, on January 1, over 6000 people were arrested and put in prison because they were suspected of being communists. . Many had to be released in a few weeks and only 3 guns were found in their homes. The U.S. Department of Justice "red hunt" netted thousands of "radicals" and suspected "communists" and aliens were deported. But the "hunt" ended after Attorney General Palmer forecast a massive radical uprising on May Day and the day passed without incident.

In 1941, at the age of 21 years old, Mary was alive when in his State of the Union address on January 6th, President Roosevelt detailed the "four freedoms" that everyone in the world should have: Freedom of speech, Freedom of worship, Freedom from want, and Freedom from fear. In the same speech, he outlined the benefits of democracy which he said were economic opportunity, employment, social security, and the promise of "adequate health care".

In 1967, she was 47 years old when on October 2nd, Thurgood Marshall was sworn in as the first black US Supreme Court justice. Marshall was the great-grandson of a slave and graduated first in his class at Howard University Law School. His nomination to the Supreme Court was approved by the Senate, 69 to 11.

In 1972, at the age of 52 years old, Mary was alive when on June 17th, 5 men were arrested by police in an attempt to bug the Democratic National Committee headquarters in Washington D.C.’s Watergate hotel. The burglars were found to be paid by cash from a slush fund used by the Committee for the Re-Election of the President - the official organization of President Nixon's campaign.

In 1984, in the year of Mary Gerra'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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Plutarco Gerra
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Dec 28, 1937 - August 1974
Michele Gerra
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Kimberly (Patrick) Gerra
Born: around 1958
Jose Gerra
Born: around 1953
Raquel M. (Aviles) Gerra
Born: around 1950
Davi G. Gerra
Born: around 1946
Rhonda D. (Sara) Gerra
Born: around 1955
Emmett Gerra
Born: around 1923
Emilia L. (Cervantes) Gerra
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