Murcer Boone (1895 - 1985)

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Concord, Contra Costa County, California

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M. Boone

M. Boone

Ruth C Boone

Ruth C Boone

Ruth C Boone

Ruth C Boone

Ruth C Boone

Ruth C Boone

Earlene P.Boone

Earlene P.Boone

Phillip E Boone Jr

Phillip E Boone Jr

Eulalia (Boone) Jamison

Eulalia (Boone) Jamison

Beulah Boone, James & Diana Farrell

Beulah Boone, James & Diana Farrell

Beulah Bea Boone

Beulah Bea Boone

Lillian Boone

Lillian Boone

Grave of Albert Daniel Boone, AZ

Grave of Albert Daniel Boone, AZ

Anna Boone Family, WI

Anna Boone Family, WI

Oscar & Anna Boone Family WI 1961

Oscar & Anna Boone Family WI 1961

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Allen Boone circa 1880 M. Boone Ruth C Boone Ruth C Boone

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1895 - In the year that Murcer Boone was born, on March 15th, in County Tipperary, Ireland, Michael Cleary killed his wife of 8 years, Bridget, and burned her body. His defense was that his "wife" was a changeling that was left in his real wife's place when she was abducted by fairies. He was nonetheless convicted and imprisoned for manslaughter. He spent 15 years in prison.

1926 - When this person was 31 years old, on November 15th, NBC was founded. It was the U.S.'s first major broadcast network. Ownership of the network was split between RCA (a majority partner at 50%), its founding corporate parent General Electric (which owned 30%), and Westinghouse (which owned the remaining 20%).

1980 - At the age of 85 years old, Murcer was alive when on April 24th, a rescue attempt was begun in the Iranian Hostage Crisis. The attempt failed and 8 US servicemen were killed. Eight helicopters had been sent for the mission, but only 5 arrived in operating condition., Since the military had advised that the mission be aborted if there were fewer than 6 helicopters, President Carter stopped it. Upon leaving, a helicopter collided with a transport plane and the men were killed.

1982 - At the age of 87 years old, Murcer was alive when on June 30th, time ran out on the Equal Rights Amendment (ERA). The Amendment had only received 35 of the necessary 38 state ratifications. First sent to the states in 1972, the Amendment stated that "Equality of rights under the law shall not be denied or abridged by the United States or by any State on account of sex".

1985 - In the year of Murcer Boone's passing, 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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Murcer Boone died in August 1985 at 90 years of age. No cause of death has been entered. Murcer was born on May 4, 1895. There is no information about Murcer's immediate family. We know that Murcer Boone had been residing in Concord, Contra Costa County, California.

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