Merita A Massey (1933 - 2004)

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Merita A Massey
1933 - 2004
updated February 06, 2019
Merita A Massey was born on May 18, 1933. She died on June 29, 2004 at age 71. We know that Merita A Massey had been residing in Del Rio, Val Verde County, Texas 78840.


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Merita A Massey passed away on June 29, 2004 at 71 years of age. She was born on May 18, 1933. There is no information about Merita's surviving family. We know that Merita A Massey had been residing in Del Rio, Val Verde County, Texas 78840.
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In 1933, in the year that Merita A Massey was born, on March 4th, Franklin Delano Roosevelt became the 32nd President of the United States. He was elected four times (equaled by no other President) and guided the United States through the Great Depression, the Dust Bowl, and World War 2. His wife was his cousin Eleanor Roosevelt (Teddy Roosevelt's niece) who President Truman called "First Lady of the World". Some of the major programs that survive from his presidency are the Securities and Exchange Commission, the Wagner Act (The National Labor Relations Act of 1935) , the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation and Social Security.

In 1949, when she was 16 years old, on April 4th, NATO (the North Atlantic Treaty Organization) was established. Twelve nations originally signed the North Atlantic Treaty - the United States, Great Britain, France, Belgium, the Netherlands, Denmark, Italy, Luxembourg, Norway, Iceland, Canada, and Portugal. Greece, Turkey, and West Germany later joined. Today, there are 26 nations in NATO.

In 1975, at the age of 42 years old, Merita was alive when on September 5th, Lynette "Squeaky" Fromme tried to assassinate President Ford in Sacramento, California. She failed when her gun wouldn't fire. President Ford escaped a second assassination attempt 17 days later on September 22 when Sarah Jane Moore tried to shoot him in San Francisco. A bystander saw her raise her arm, grabbed it, and the shot went wild.

In 1981, she was 48 years old when on August 1st, MTV debuted. It was the first music video TV channel. The first music video played was the Buggles' "Video Killed the Radio Star" - the second was Pat Benatar's "You Better Run".

In 1993, when she was 60 years old, on January 20th, William J. Clinton became the 42nd President of the United States. He beat incumbent George H.W. Bush who was seeking his second term. Clinton won 43.01% of the popular vote to Bush's 37.45%. An independent candidate, Ross Perot, won 18.91% - the most votes for an independent candidate since Teddy Roosevelt's run for President in 1912.

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May 20, 1982 - Jul 6, 2005
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Oct 5, 1900 - Apr 5, 1995
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John Massey
Jun 6, 1939 - April 1975
Dallas, Texas
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Jul 9, 1929 - May 11, 2007
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Aug 13, 1906 - October 1972
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