Nellie Handley

(1903 - 1998)

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Nellie Handley
1903 - 1998
Born
September 14, 1903
Death
April 29, 1998
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Defuniak Springs, Walton County, Florida 32433
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Nellie Handley was born on September 14, 1903. She died on April 29, 1998 at age 94. We know that Nellie Handley had been residing in Defuniak Springs, Walton County, Florida 32433.
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Nellie Handley passed away on April 29, 1998 at age 94. She was born on September 14, 1903. We are unaware of information about Nellie's family or relationships. We know that Nellie Handley had been residing in Defuniak Springs, Walton County, Florida 32433.

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In 1903, in the year that Nellie Handley was born, the Harley-Davidson Motor Company was begun by two childhood friends, William Harley and Arthur Davidson - with help from Arthur's brother, Walter. Their first prototype - a "motor-bicycle" - couldn't climb hills without also pedaling, so they went back to the drawing board, and in 1904 their new version came in 4th in a race. Harley-Davidson and Indian Motorcycle Manufacturing Company were the only two major motorcycle companies to survive the Great Depression.

In 1966, she was 63 years old when 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.

In 1976, at the age of 73 years old, Nellie was alive when on August 4th, a mysterious illness struck an American Legion convention in Philadelphia. Within a week, 25 people had died and 130 people had been hospitalized. It was the first known instance of what came to be called "Legionnaires Disease."

In 1987, at the age of 84 years old, Nellie was alive when on October 19th, stock exchanges around the world crashed. Beginning in Hong Kong then spreading to Europe, the crash then hit the United States. It was called Black Monday. The Dow Jones fell 508 points to 1,738.74 (22.61%).

In 1998, in the year of Nellie Handley's passing, on December 19th, the House of Representatives initiated impeachment charges against U.S. President Bill Clinton. He was subsequently acquitted of these charges by the Senate on February 12th.

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