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Meta Wilson (1892 - 1979)

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Meta Wilson
1892 - 1979
Born
August 10, 1892
Death
March 1979
Last Known Residence
Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio 44114
Summary
Meta Wilson of Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio was born on August 10, 1892, and died at age 86 years old in March 1979.
Updated: October 7, 2011
Biography ID: 33916282

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Meta Wilson passed away at age 86 years old in March 1979. Meta Wilson of Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio was born on August 10, 1892.

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Meta Wilson lived 16 years longer than the average Wilson family member when she died at the age of 86.
The average age of a Wilson family member is 70.
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1892 - 1979 World Events

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In 1892, in the year that Meta Wilson was born, on January 1st, Ellis Island opened to process immigrants. 700 passed through on the first day - in the first year, 450,000 were processed. The processing center was originally a 3 story wooden building - with outbuildings - that burned down a few years later.

In 1908, by the time she was 16 years old, President Theodore Roosevelt held the White House Conservation Conference, which lead to the establishment of the National Conservation Commission. Preparing the first inventory of the United State's natural resources, the commission was divided into four parts: water, forests, lands, and minerals.

In 1919, at the age of 27 years old, Meta was alive when on January 6th, President Theodore Roosevelt died. Having gone to bed the previous night after being treated for breathing problems, the ex-President died in his sleep from a clot that had traveled to his lungs. He was 60. After a simple service, Roosevelt was buried on a hillside overlooking Oyster Bay.

In 1946, when she was 54 years old, on July 4th, the Philippines gained independence from the United States. In 1964, Independence Day in the Philippines was moved from July 4th to June 12th at the insistence of nationalists and historians.

In 1979, in the year of Meta Wilson's passing, on November 4th, Iranian militant students seized the US embassy in Teheran and held 52 American citizens and diplomats hostage for 444 days. They were released at the end of the inauguration speech of the newly elected Ronald Reagan.

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