Maude Cox (1883 - 1973)

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Gulfport, Harrison County, Mississippi

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1883 - In the year that Maude Cox was born, on February 28th, in Boston MA, the first vaudeville theater was opened by Benjamin Franklin Keith.

1910 - At the age of 27 years old, Maude was alive when Halley's comet, which returns past the earth every 75 - 76 years was observed photographically for the first time. Two fortuitous events occurred - photography had been invented since the last time the comet had passed and the comet was relatively close. There was panic because one astronomer claimed that the gas from its tail "would impregnate the atmosphere and possibly snuff out all life on the planet." People bought gas masks, "anti-comet pills" and "anti-comet umbrellas".

1958 - By the time she was 75 years old, on January 1st, the European Economic Community (Common Market) came into operation. The first members were France, West Germany, Italy, the Netherlands, Belgium, and Luxembourg. The Common Market was formed as a way to strengthen members' economies and deter wars in Europe.

1963 - When she was 80 years old, on November 22nd, Vice President Lyndon B. Johnson became the 36th President of the United States when President John Kennedy was shot and killed in Dallas, Texas. Johnson was sworn in on the plane carrying Kennedy's body back to Washington D.C.

1973 - In the year of Maude Cox's passing, on January 28th, the Paris Peace Accord was signed - supposedly ending the Vietnam War. Hostilities continued between North and South Vietnam and the U.S. continued to bomb. But by August 15, 1973, 95% of American troops had left Vietnam. The war ended in 1975 with the fall of Saigon.

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Maude Cox died in March 1973 at 89 years old. No cause of death has been listed. She was born on March 25, 1883. We are unaware of information about Maude's immediate family. We know that Maude Cox had been residing in Gulfport, Harrison County, Mississippi.

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