Mary Pierce (1956 - 1985)

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Mason Willard Pierce

Mason Willard Pierce

Pierce Family

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Robert L Pierce Sr

Robert L Pierce Sr

Robert L Pierce Sr

Robert L Pierce Sr

Ernest W. Pierce

Ernest W. Pierce

Willard William Mason Pierce

Willard William Mason Pierce

The Pierce Family of Michigan

The Pierce Family of Michigan

Willard Pierce, 1990

Willard Pierce, 1990

Willard W Pierce

Willard W Pierce

The Dulaneys

The Dulaneys

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Katherine "Katie" B. (Towne) Pierce Williams

Katherine "Katie" B. (Towne) Pierce Williams

Seymour B. Pierce

Seymour B. Pierce

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Hattie 'Agnes' Miller Powell Mason Willard Pierce Pierce Family Robert L Pierce Sr

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1956 - In the year that Mary Pierce was born, 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.

1961 - Mary was merely 5 years old when on April 17th, about 1,000 CIA trained Cuban exiles invaded Cuba with the intention of igniting a rebellion and overthrowing Castro. They were defeated within three days. Although the operation began under Eisenhower, Kennedy approved it and the operation, named the Bay of Pigs for the beach where they landed, was a humiliation for the United States.

1972 - When she was 16 years old, 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%.

1976 - When she was 20 years old, on August 4th, a mysterious illness struck an American Legion convention in Philadelphia. Within a week, 25 people had died and 130 people had been hospitalized. It was the first known instance of what came to be called "Legionnaires Disease."

1985 - In the year of Mary Pierce's passing, on March 15th, the first internet domain name was registered - Symbolics.com. Symbolics, Inc., a spinoff of the MIT AI Lab, was a computer manufacturer headquartered in Massachusetts. The company no longer exists and the domain name was sold 25 years later.

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Mary Pierce passed away in July 1985 at 28 years old. No cause of death has been listed for Mary. She was born on November 15, 1956. We have no information about Mary's family.

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