Mildred E Woods (1926 - 1999)

Mildred E Woods
1926 - 1999
updated February 06, 2019
Mildred E Woods was born on February 8, 1926. She died on November 7, 1999 at age 73. We know that Mildred E Woods had been residing in Hood River, Hood River County, Oregon 97031.


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Mildred E Woods died on November 7, 1999 at 73 years of age. She was born on February 8, 1926. We have no information about Mildred's surviving family. We know that Mildred E Woods had been residing in Hood River, Hood River County, Oregon 97031.
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In 1926, in the year that Mildred E Woods was born, on October 31st, Harry Houdini died in Michigan. Houdini was the most famed magician of his time and perhaps of all time, especially for his acts involving escapes - from handcuffs, straitjackets, chains, ropes slung from skyscrapers, and more. He was president of the Society of American Magicians and stringently upheld professional ethics. He died of complications from a ruptured appendix. Although he had received a blow to the area a couple of days previously, the connection between the blow and his appendicitis is disputed.

In 1930, she was only 4 years old when on August 6th, N.Y. Supreme Court Judge Joseph Crater went through papers in his office, destroyed some of them, withdrew all his money from the bank - $5,150, sold his stock, met friends at a restaurant for dinner and disappeared after getting into a taxi (or walking down the street - his friends' testimony later changed). His disappearance was reported to the police on September 3rd - almost a month later. His wife didn't know what happened, his fellow Justices had no idea, and his mistresses (he had several) said that they didn't know. While his disappearance was front page news, his fate was never discovered and after 40 years the case was closed, still without knowing if Crater was dead or alive.

In 1942, she was 16 years old when on February 19th, President Roosevelt signed Executive Order 9066. This authorized the Secretary of War to "prescribe certain areas as military zones." On March 21st, he signed Public Law 503 which was approved after an hour discussion in the Senate and 30 minutes in the House. The Law provided for enforcement of his Executive Order. This cleared the way for approximately 120,000 men, women, and children of Japanese ancestry to be evicted from the West Coast and to be held in concentration camps and other confinement sites across the country. In Hawaii, a few thousand were detained. German and Italian Americans in the U.S. were also confined.

In 1951, when she was 25 years old, on June 25th, CBS began broadcasting in color. There were well over 10 million televisions by that time. The first show in color was a musical variety special titled "Premiere". Hardly anyone had a color TV that could see the show.

In 1988, Mildred was 62 years old when on December 16th, 1988 the popular film Rain Man was released. Featuring Dustin Hoffman and Tom Cruise. this film brought attention to autistic savants and was based on the "megasavant" Laurence Kim Peek. The film would later go to win four Oscars including Best Picture, Best Original Screenplay, Best Director and Best Actor in a Leading Role.

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Other Mildred Woodses

around 1921 - Unknown
May 21, 1912 - Aug 22, 1975
around 1895 - Jul 17, 1917
around 1896 - Jul 4, 1925
around 1914 - Apr 21, 1915
around 1907 - Jul 11, 1908
around 1929 - Unknown
around 1956 - Unknown
around 1938 - Unknown
around 1925 - Unknown
around 1958 - Unknown
Oct 24, 1924 - Jul 13, 1999
Aug 23, 1915 - Oct 21, 2010
May 29, 1899 - March 1977

Other Woodses

Jan 5, 1925 - Oct 27, 2000
Nov 12, 1913 - Apr 21, 2008
Sep 27, 1898 - March 1985
Mar 15, 1927 - Mar 21, 1994
Apr 6, 1927 - Jan 29, 2010
Jun 20, 1925 - May 15, 2003
Jan 18, 1961 - Dec 5, 2001
Apr 11, 1925 - Dec 11, 1975
Aug 10, 1925 - October 1982
Dec 2, 1905 - Dec 18, 1986
Feb 25, 1906 - Apr 25, 2001
Aug 27, 1928 - Dec 31, 2007
Jan 14, 1888 - September 1974
May 4, 1886 - July 1984
Jan 5, 1926 - Sep 17, 2008
Sep 27, 1906 - February 1975
Jul 19, 1889 - July 1971
Feb 4, 1920 - March 1993
Nov 17, 1907 - September 1986
May 11, 1907 - May 5, 1995

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Jul 13, 1925 - Mar 3, 2000
Mar 10, 1925 - September 1983
Feb 18, 1888 - December 1974
Jul 12, 1925 - Dec 27, 1999
Mar 6, 1923 - Dec 23, 2002
Jul 13, 1891 - February 1973
Aug 12, 1921 - Aug 9, 2005
Feb 12, 1923 - May 11, 2011
Dec 20, 1908 - Apr 7, 1995
Nov 15, 1900 - Apr 15, 1991
Sep 27, 1925 - Mar 5, 2003
Apr 9, 1923 - Jan 12, 2001
Jan 6, 1907 - Dec 2, 2001
Oct 9, 1903 - April 1967
Mar 25, 1911 - Oct 27, 2007
Feb 22, 1915 - Jul 5, 1991
Oct 1, 1903 - May 1980
Sep 24, 1915 - Aug 14, 1999
Jul 4, 1921 - Dec 22, 1995
Mar 28, 1909 - Dec 28, 1987
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