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Mildred Marcella Nelson (1924 - 2005)

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Mildred Marcella Nelson
1924 - 2005
Born
August 11, 1924
Death
September 7, 2005
Last Known Residence
Brooklyn, Baltimore City County, Maryland 21225
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Mildred Marcella Nelson was born on August 11, 1924. She died on September 7, 2005 at age 81. We know that Mildred Marcella Nelson had been residing in Brooklyn, Baltimore City County, Maryland 21225.
Updated: September 9, 2019
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Ft. Snelling National Cemetery Section 7 Site 1797 th Avenue, South, in Minneapolis, Minnesota 55450
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Mildred Marcella Nelson died on September 7, 2005 at 81 years old. she was buried in Ft. Snelling National Cemetery Section 7 Site 1797, Minneapolis, Minnesota. She was born on August 11, 1924. There is no information about Mildred's family. We know that Mildred Marcella Nelson had been residing in Brooklyn, Baltimore City County, Maryland 21225.
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In 1924, in the year that Mildred Marcella Nelson was born, on January 21st, Vladimir Lenin, a leader of the Russian Revolution and the first leader of the Soviet Union died. He had survived two assassination attempts but had subsequent physical problems, suffering 3 strokes. He was in such great pain, it is said that he asked Stalin to poison him. The circumstances of his death are still disputed. He did oppose Stalin as the next leader - nonetheless, Stalin won a power struggle and ruled as a Soviet dictator until his death in 1953.

In 1945, she was 21 years old when on December 5th, Flight 19 was lost in the Bermuda Triangle. All five planes and 14 airmen disappeared, as did 13 crew on a plane that was dispatched to find them. The official Navy reported the disappearance as "cause unknown".

In 1956, when she was 32 years old, on May 20th, the U.S. tested the first hydrogen bomb dropped from a plane over Bikini Atoll. Previously, hydrogen bombs had only been tested on the ground. The Atomic Age moved forward.

In 1976, she was 52 years old when on August 4th, a mysterious illness struck an American Legion convention in Philadelphia. Within a week, 25 people had died and 130 people had been hospitalized. It was the first known instance of what came to be called "Legionnaires Disease."

In 1985, by the time she was 61 years old, on March 7th, the song "We Are the World" was released as a charity effort to alleviate the African famine. The song was written by Michael Jackson and Lionel Richie, and produced by Quincy Jones. They were joined by 37 other famous singers in the recording studio and a phenomena had begun

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