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Mary Kathryn (Kuritz) Schlink (born 1951)

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Mary Kathryn (Kuritz) Schlink
1951
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August 19, 1951
Bloomington, Illinois
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Mary Kathryn (Kuritz) Schlink was born on August 19, 1951 at Bloomington, Illinois. Her maiden name is Kuritz and she married into the Schlink family. She is the child of Evelyn J Kuritz and Walter Harry Kuritz, with sibling Michael.
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She was born on August 19, 1951 at Bloomington, Illinois. Mary Kathryn (Kuritz) Schlink is the child of Evelyn J Kuritz and Walter Harry Kuritz, with sibling Michael.
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In 1951, in the year that Mary Kathryn (Kuritz) Schlink was born, on April 5th, Julius and Ethel Rosenberg (husband and wife) were sentenced to death for treason. They were executed on June 19th. American citizens, they were convicted of spying for the Soviet Union. Their two young sons were adopted by a high school teacher and his wife.

In 1968, on January 31st, the North Vietnamese launched the Tet Offensive, a turning point in the Vietnam War. 70,000 North Vietnamese and Viet Cong forces swarmed into South Vietnam. The South Vietnamese and US troops held off the offensive but it was such fierce fighting that the U.S. public began to turn against the war.

In 1973, on August 15th, amidst rising calls for the impeachment of President Richard Nixon, Congress imposed an end to the bombing of Cambodia.

In 1980, on April 24th, a rescue attempt was begun in the Iranian Hostage Crisis. The attempt failed and 8 US servicemen were killed. Eight helicopters had been sent for the mission, but only 5 arrived in operating condition., Since the military had advised that the mission be aborted if there were fewer than 6 helicopters, President Carter stopped it. Upon leaving, a helicopter collided with a transport plane and the men were killed.

In 1992, on April 29th, riots began in Los Angeles after the "Rodney King" verdict was issued. Four LAPD officers had been accused of using excessive force (assault) on African-American Rodney King, who had been stopped for drunk driving. The beating had been videotaped. Their acquittal sparked a 6 day riot in Los Angeles.

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