Minnie Mae Day (1914 - 1994)

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Minnie Mae Day
1914 - 1994
updated February 06, 2019
Minnie Mae Day was born on August 21, 1914. She died on February 7, 1994 at age 79.


Minnie Mae Day Biography

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Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery Section P Site 548, 2900 Sheridan Road, in St. Louis, Missouri



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Branch of service: Us Army
Rank attained: PFC
Wars/Conflicts: World War Ii

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Minnie Mae Day died on February 7, 1994 at age 79. She was buried in Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery Section P Site 548, St. Louis, Missouri. She was born on August 21, 1914. We have no information about Minnie's family.
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In 1914, in the year that Minnie Mae Day was born, in only his second big-screen appearance, Charlie Chaplin played the Little Tramp, his most famous character. The silent film was made in January and released the following year. Of the character, Chaplin said: "On the way to the wardrobe I thought I would dress in baggy pants, big shoes, a cane and a derby hat. I wanted everything a contradiction: the pants baggy, the coat tight, the hat small and the shoes large." The moustache was added to age his 24-year-old face without masking his expressions.

In 1941, at the age of 27 years old, Minnie was alive when on June 25th, President Roosevelt signed Executive Order 8802, prohibiting racial discrimination in the defense industry. EO 8802 was the first federal action to prohibit employment discrimination - without prejudice as to "race, creed, color, or national origin" - in the U.S. Civil Rights groups had planned a march on Washington D.C. to protest for equal rights but with the signing of the Order, they canceled the March.

In 1964, by the time she was 50 years old, on February 9th, the Beatles appeared on The Ed Sullivan Show. 73 million people watched - although the Beatles couldn't be heard because of the loud screaming of the female teenage audience.

In 1975, by the time she was 61 years old, in January, Popular Mechanics featured the Altair 8800 on it's cover. The Altair home computer kit allowed consumers to build and program their own personal computers. Thousands were sold in the first month.

In 1994, in the year of Minnie Mae Day's passing, on May 6th, former political prisoner, lawyer, and activist Nelson Mandela was elected the first black President of South Africa. He was 75 when he was elected and he served one five-year term.

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Sep 14, 1927 - Feb 24, 1994
Marlys Lee Day
May 19, 1938 - Jan 13, 1993
Thomas E Day
May 25, 1935 - Mar 24, 1994
Robert L Day
May 31, 1923 - May 13, 1994
John R Day
Dec 8, 1935 - Aug 12, 1994
Elizabeth A Tupker-Day
Nov 2, 1912 - Nov 16, 1994
Willard Wesley Day Sr
Sep 4, 1922 - Oct 28, 1994

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