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Meryl Edith Greenwood (born 1917)

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Meryl Edith Greenwood
1917
Born
1917
Echuca, Australia
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Echuca Australia
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Meryl Edith Greenwood of Echuca Australia was born in 1917 in Echuca to David George Henry Greenwood and Martha Dowson (Wright) Greenwood. Meryl Greenwood has siblings David George Henry Greenwood, Dora Florence Greenwood, George Henry Greenwood, Hilda May Greenwood, and Harold Joseph Greenwood.
Updated: September 2, 2013
Biography ID: 139898163

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1917 World Events

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In 1917, in the year that Meryl Edith Greenwood was born, the U.S. Virgin Islands were purchased from Denmark in January. While they are U.S. citizens, Virgin Islanders are ineligible to vote for the President of the United States.

In 1935, on August 14, the Social Security Act was signed into law. The purpose was to "provide federal assistance to those unable to work". The law established the Social Security Administration whose primary focus was to "provide aid for the elderly, the unemployed, and children". The Act survived many Supreme Court challenges and the Administration continues until today.

In 1976, The United States celebrated the Bicentennial of the adoption of the Declaration of Independence. It was a year long celebration, with the biggest events taking place on July 4th.

In 1983, on August 30th, the Soviet Union claimed that a South Korean Boeing 747 jetliner (Flight 007), bound for Seoul from New York City, had strayed into Soviet airspace. Saying that they believed it to be a U.S. spy plane, the passenger jet was shot down by a Soviet SU-15 fighter - after it had tracked the airliner for two hours. All 269 passengers (including a U.S. Representative from Georgia) and crew were killed.

In 1998, on December 19th, the House of Representatives initiated impeachment charges against U.S. President Bill Clinton. He was subsequently acquitted of these charges by the Senate on February 12th.

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