Matilda James (1885 - 1967)

Matilda James
1885 - 1967
updated February 06, 2019
Matilda James was born on December 6, 1885. She died in August 1967 at 81 years of age. We know that Matilda James had been residing in Lakewood, Los Angeles County, California 90712.


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Matilda James died in August 1967 at age 81. She was born on December 6, 1885. We have no information about Matilda's family or relationships. We know that Matilda James had been residing in Lakewood, Los Angeles County, California 90712.
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In 1885, in the year that Matilda James was born, on January 24th, the Fenians - Irish Nationalists - set off dynamite bombs in the House of Commons chamber, Westminster Hall, and the Tower of London. Four civilians and two policemen were injured.

In 1898, when she was just 13 years old, magnate and philanthropist John D. Rockefeller's Standard Oil Company controlled 84% of the oil and pipelines in the United States. Rockefeller grew Standard Oil through the merger of several other small oil companies throughout the U.S., creating a monopoly.

In 1909, when she was 24 years old, Polish physician and medical researcher Paul Ehrlich found a cure for syphilis, which was a prevalent (but undiscussed) disease. He found that an arsenic compound completely cured syphilis within 3 weeks.

In 1943, at the age of 58 years old, Matilda was alive when on September 3rd, the Armistice of Cassibile was signed in Sicily. Under the terms of the Armistice, Italy surrendered to the Allied Powers. After the Armistice was made public on September 8th, Germany attacked and occupied Italy. It took 20 months of fighting for the Allies to reach the northern borders of Italy.

In 1967, in the year of Matilda James's passing, between June 5th and 10th, Israeli and Egypt, Jordan, and Syria fought what came to be called the "Six-Day War". The hostilities began when Israel launched "preemptive" strikes against Egypt, destroying nearly its entire air force. It ended with Israel occupying the Sinai Peninsula, Golan Heights, Gaza Strip and West Bank.

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Nov 14, 1966 - Nov 17, 1996
Apr 3, 1947 - September 1979
Nov 2, 1893 - August 1978
Jul 23, 1954 - Dec 18, 2007
Apr 8, 1953 - Mar 5, 2009
Dec 18, 1953 - Feb 5, 2005
May 28, 1949 - Jun 30, 2004
Jun 24, 1953 - Mar 19, 2008
Nov 1, 1954 - May 1, 2008
Nov 18, 1952 - Jun 2, 2001
Nov 26, 1956 - Jan 18, 1998
Sep 7, 1918 - Sep 12, 2002
Dec 14, 1927 - Jun 26, 1997
Dec 13, 1911 - August 1969
Jun 10, 1910 - Aug 20, 1988
May 4, 1898 - April 1993
Jun 29, 1882 - November 1972
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Oct 26, 1881 - November 1972
Jan 9, 1954 - Oct 22, 2000
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Nov 11, 1894 - May 1983
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