Minnie Balaban (1915 - 2005)

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Minnie Balaban
1915 - 2005
updated February 06, 2019
Minnie Balaban was born on June 13, 1915. She died on August 21, 2005 at 90 years old. We know that Minnie Balaban had been residing in Los Gatos, Santa Clara County, California 95032.

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Minnie Balaban passed away on August 21, 2005 at age 90. She was born on June 13, 1915. We are unaware of information about Minnie's family. We know that Minnie Balaban had been residing in Los Gatos, Santa Clara County, California 95032.
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1915 - 2005 World Events

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In 1915, in the year that Minnie Balaban was born, Audrey Munson, playing a model for a sculptor in the film "Inspiration", became the first actress to shed her clothes on screen. Fearing that banning the film would mean that censors would also have to "ban Renaissance art" the film was released, with Munson in the nude scenes and a stand-in doing the acting. (Munson had previously been "America's First Supermodel" and posed nude as the model for many famous artworks.) The film was a hit with audiences.

In 1936, by the time she was 21 years old, on November 2nd, the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) debuted the world's first regular high-definition television service. The channel had a short schedule - Monday through Saturday, 3:00p to 4:00p and 9:00p to 10:00p. The first broadcast was "Opening of the BBC Television Service".

In 1942, Minnie was 27 years old when from January 7th through April 9th, the Battle of Bataan was fought in the Philippines. At the end of the battle, the U.S. and Filipino forces surrendered and a three-year occupation of the Philippines by Japan began. Between 60,000 and 80,000 American and Filipino soldiers surrendered and were marched around 60 to 69 miles - most were beaten, abused, or killed. Named the Bataan Death March, it was later declared to be a war crime.

In 1973, when she was 58 years old, in October, Vice President Spiro Agnew resigned - President Nixon nominated Gerald Ford for Vice President. Nixon's tax returns came under investigation. Nixon offered the recently discovered Oval Office tapes be heard by one person and summarized - his offer was rejected by the Special Prosecutor. Nixon ordered the Attorney General, then the assistant Attorney General, to fire the Special Prosecutor. Both refused and were fired. The Solicitor General became the acting Attorney General and fired the Special Prosecutor (the Saturday Night Massacre). Nixon releases some of the tapes, under extreme pressure because of the firings.

In 1984, when she was 69 years old, due to outrage about "Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom" (it seemed too "dark" to many and it was rated PG), a new rating was devised - PG-13. The first film rated PG-13 was "Red Dawn".

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Nov 5, 1919 - Dec 23, 1996
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Rose Balaban
Apr 20, 1906 - Jan 8, 1988
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Philadelphia, PA
Herman Balaban
Aug 15, 1922 - May 1972
Harold Balaban
Oct 22, 1921 - May 14, 2003
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Jan 6, 1948 - May 10, 1999
Helen M Balaban
May 6, 1921 - Dec 15, 2010
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Mar 15, 1898 - June 1982
Philadelphia, PA
Tobey D Balaban
Dec 25, 1912 - Dec 14, 1996
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G Balaban
Apr 5, 1951 - Nov 15, 1990
Brooklyn, NY
Joseph Balaban
Mar 4, 1928 - November 1983
George Balaban
Oct 4, 1927 - May 11, 2009
Nathan Balaban
Jul 12, 1900 - December 1969
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