Mary Pappas (1891 - 1980)

Mary Pappas
1891 - 1980
updated February 06, 2019
Mary Pappas was born on June 22, 1891. She died in May 1980 at 88 years old. We know that Mary Pappas had been residing in San Diego, San Diego County, California 92115.

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Mary Pappas died in May 1980 at age 88. She was born on June 22, 1891. There is no information about Mary's surviving family. We know that Mary Pappas had been residing in San Diego, San Diego County, California 92115.
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1891 - 1980 World Events

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In 1891, in the year that Mary Pappas was born, James Naismith, at the Springfield Massachusetts YMCA, invented the game of basketball. Originally using two peach baskets and a soccer ball, he created the game to keep his students active during the long, harsh New England winters.

In 1918, by the time she was 27 years old, federal spending was $12.68 billion, unemployment was 1.4% and the cost of a first-class stamp was 3 cents.

In 1956, Mary was 65 years old when this was the year that the King of Rock and Roll, Elvis Presley, became an international sensation. He began the year as a regional favorite and ended the year with 17 recordings having been on the Billboard’s Top 100 singles chart, 11 TV appearances, and a movie. Elvis scandalized adults and thrilled teens.

In 1972, she was 81 years old when on November 7th, Richard Nixon won re-election, amidst the dawning knowledge of the Watergate scandal, by 60.7% to anti-war candidate George McGovern's 37.5%.

In 1980, in the year of Mary Pappas's passing, on December 8th, ex-Beatle John Lennon was shot and killed by Mark David Chapman in front of his home - the Dakota - in New York City. Chapman was found guilty of murder and still remains in jail.

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Other Mary Pappases

Unknown - Unknown
around 1920 - Unknown
Oct 20, 1923 - Mar 22, 2010
May 1, 1902 - May 21, 1986
Jul 16, 1936 - May 20, 2000
around 1876 - Apr 15, 1936
around 1922 - Nov 29, 1932
around 1877 - Oct 14, 1928
around 1868 - Nov 14, 1924
around 1920 - Dec 13, 1923
around 1891 - Mar 2, 1919
around 1909 - Aug 24, 1915
around 1913 - Feb 27, 1914
around 1881 - Nov 15, 1913
around 1948 - Unknown
around 1931 - Unknown
around 1965 - Unknown
Feb 24, 1912 - Nov 30, 1998
Apr 10, 1898 - October 1981
Jun 23, 1929 - Mar 6, 2009

Other Pappases

Jan 25, 1953 - Apr 30, 2002
Dec 24, 1885 - January 1967
Jan 17, 1918 - Apr 13, 1995
Nov 15, 1901 - September 1967
Apr 2, 1893 - October 1982
Jun 14, 1902 - January 1975
Jan 30, 1886 - July 1966
Jun 17, 1891 - March 1982
Jan 25, 1925 - September 1976
Jul 15, 1930 - Oct 26, 2000
Jul 20, 1893 - September 1961
Jan 15, 1893 - July 1967
Jun 10, 1938 - Dec 1, 1995
Mar 14, 1944 - May 8, 2006
Jun 16, 1945 - Feb 10, 2004
Sep 20, 1892 - September 1984
Apr 5, 1903 - November 1975
Apr 25, 1892 - January 1983
Nov 16, 1933 - March 1977
Jan 16, 1916 - May 11, 2006

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Nov 25, 1913 - Jul 1, 2005
Dec 25, 1911 - Apr 7, 1991
Jul 14, 1938 - Aug 23, 2008
Dec 11, 1906 - Dec 26, 1994
Aug 29, 1951 - Apr 9, 1994
Mar 29, 1924 - March 1985
Dec 3, 1910 - Jan 27, 1990
Jul 17, 1950 - Jan 29, 2011
Jun 12, 1950 - Aug 14, 2004
Dec 10, 1950 - Jun 28, 2005
Aug 23, 1924 - Nov 4, 2007
Dec 24, 1955 - Jul 27, 2008
Sep 29, 1953 - May 1977
Sep 22, 1952 - Oct 30, 2002
May 17, 1955 - August 1989
Nov 19, 1952 - Mar 31, 2010
Dec 1, 1952 - Mar 15, 1995
Jul 4, 1965 - May 13, 2008
Sep 3, 1952 - Aug 27, 2011
Mar 21, 1957 - May 15, 1988
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