Nancy S Shaw (1922 - 2008)

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Nancy S Shaw
1922 - 2008
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April 11, 1922
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October 18, 2008
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Charlotte, Mecklenburg County, North Carolina 28215
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Nancy S Shaw was born on April 11, 1922. She died on October 18, 2008 at age 86. We know that Nancy S Shaw had been residing in Charlotte, Mecklenburg County, North Carolina 28215.
Updated: February 6, 2019
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Nancy S Shaw passed away on October 18, 2008 at age 86. She was born on April 11, 1922. We have no information about Nancy's family or relationships. We know that Nancy S Shaw had been residing in Charlotte, Mecklenburg County, North Carolina 28215.

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In 1922, in the year that Nancy S Shaw was born, on December 6th, the Irish Free State, a self-governing dominion of the British Empire, was officially proclaimed. While establishing some independence for the people of Ireland, it did not create a fully independent Ireland and the fighting continued.

In 1931, at the age of just 9 years old, Nancy was alive when on May 1st, the Empire State Building opened in New York City. At 1,454 feet (including the roof and antenna), it was the tallest building in the world until the World Trade Center's North Tower was built in 1970. (It is now the 34th tallest.) Opening at the beginning of the Great Depression, most of the offices in the Empire State Building remained unoccupied for years and the observation deck was an equal source of revenue and kept the building profitable.

In 1940, when she was 18 years old, on July 27th, the cartoon character Bugs Bunny debuted in his first film A Wild Hare - voiced by Mel Blanc. He has since appeared in more short films, feature films, compilations, TV series, music records, comic books, video games, award shows, amusement park rides, and commercials than any other cartoon character. He even has a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. "What's up, Doc?"

In 1963, by the time she was 41 years old, on November 22nd, Vice President Lyndon B. Johnson became the 36th President of the United States when President John Kennedy was shot and killed in Dallas, Texas. Johnson was sworn in on the plane carrying Kennedy's body back to Washington D.C.

In 1977, at the age of 55 years old, Nancy was alive when on January 21st, President Carter pardoned "draft dodgers" - men who avoided the draft during the Vietnam War. He fulfilled a campaign promise with the pardon. But it only applied to civilian evaders - the estimated 500,000 to 1 million active-duty personnel who went AWOL were not included.

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