Myrtice L Blackwell (1919 - 1997)

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Birmingham, Jefferson County, Alabama

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Richard D. Blackwell

Richard D. Blackwell

William Frederick Blackwell Gravestone

William Frederick Blackwell Gravestone

Joshua Truman Blackwell

Joshua Truman Blackwell

Robert D Blackwell

Robert D Blackwell

Rosa & Elizabeth Granthum | Lena & Vada Blackwell

Rosa & Elizabeth Granthum | Lena & Vada Blackwell

James S. Blackwell Sr

James S. Blackwell Sr

Unknown Family - Harmony Grove, GA

Unknown Family - Harmony Grove, GA

Patsy Ann Blackwell

Patsy Ann Blackwell

Whitt/Martin/Hargrove

Whitt/Martin/Hargrove

Sarah and family

Sarah and family

GGGG GRANDMOTHER Blackwell

GGGG GRANDMOTHER Blackwell

Great Grandparents Blackwell

Great Grandparents Blackwell

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1919 - In the year that Myrtice L Blackwell was born, on January 6th, President Theodore Roosevelt died. Having gone to bed the previous night after being treated for breathing problems, the ex-President died in his sleep from a clot that had traveled to his lungs. He was 60. After a simple service, Roosevelt was buried on a hillside overlooking Oyster Bay.

1923 - At the age of just 4 years old, Myrtice was alive when Harlem's Cotton Club opened in New York City. Owned by a bootlegger and gangster, it was a 700 seat speakeasy that catered to a "white only" clientele. But most of the entertainers were African-American and featured some of the best entertainers of the time such as Lena Horne, the Nicholas Brothers, Ethel Waters, and Cab Calloway.

1966 - When she was 47 years old, on July 1st, Medicare became available after President Johnson signed into law the Medicare Act in 1965. President Truman had received the first Medicare card since he had been the first to propose national healthcare law. insurance.

1975 - Myrtice was 56 years old when on September 5th, Lynette "Squeaky" Fromme tried to assassinate President Ford in Sacramento, California. She failed when her gun wouldn't fire. President Ford escaped a second assassination attempt 17 days later on September 22 when Sarah Jane Moore tried to shoot him in San Francisco. A bystander saw her raise her arm, grabbed it, and the shot went wild.

1997 - In the year of Myrtice L Blackwell's passing, on July 1st, Hong Kong was returned to China. In 1898, Great Britain was awarded Hong Kong for 99 years. In a subsequent agreement, China agreed to allow Hong Kong to remain capitalist. So the handing over of the area ended British rule but did not change the economic system of Hong Kong.

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Myrtice L Blackwell died on February 10, 1997 at 77 years of age. No cause of death has been listed. She was born on March 27, 1919. We are unaware of information about Myrtice's immediate family. We know that Myrtice L Blackwell had been residing in Birmingham, Jefferson County, Alabama.

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