Mozelle S Woodruff (1918 - 2006)

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Mozelle S Woodruff
1918 - 2006
updated February 06, 2019
Mozelle S Woodruff was born on November 3, 1918. She died on June 16, 2006 at age 87. We know that Mozelle S Woodruff had been residing in Louisville, Winston County, Mississippi 39339.

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Mozelle S Woodruff passed away on June 16, 2006 at age 87. She was born on November 3, 1918. We are unaware of information about Mozelle's family or relationships. We know that Mozelle S Woodruff had been residing in Louisville, Winston County, Mississippi 39339.
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In 1918, in the year that Mozelle S Woodruff was born, in July, Russian revolutionaries executed the former Tzar Nicholas II and his immediate family. While it was rumored that two of the children had survived, it was later proven through DNA analysis - when their bodies were found - that the entire family had been killed.

In 1926, at the age of just 8 years old, Mozelle was alive when 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 1973, Mozelle was 55 years old when on January 28th, the Paris Peace Accord was signed - supposedly ending the Vietnam War. Hostilities continued between North and South Vietnam and the U.S. continued to bomb. But by August 15, 1973, 95% of American troops had left Vietnam. The war ended in 1975 with the fall of Saigon.

In 1985, at the age of 67 years old, Mozelle was alive when on March 15th, the first internet domain name was registered - Symbolics.com. Symbolics, Inc., a spinoff of the MIT AI Lab, was a computer manufacturer headquartered in Massachusetts. The company no longer exists and the domain name was sold 25 years later.

In 1999, at the age of 81 years old, Mozelle was alive when the fear that Y2K (year 2000) would cause the failure of computers worldwide when clocks didn't properly update to January 1st, 2000 became near panic. While some computer systems and software did have problems, the panic was unfounded and computer life went on.

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Grover Woodruff
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