Nellie Huggins (1903 - 1987)

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Gainesville, Alachua County, Florida

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1903 - In the year that Nellie Huggins was born, the United States Department of Commerce and Labor was created by President Theodore Roosevelt to control the excesses of big business. Renamed the Department of Commerce 10 years later, many departments concerned with workers were transferred to the Department of Labor at that time. Another spin-off, the Bureau of Corporations, became the Federal Trade Commission.

1910 - When she was only 7 years old, Angel Island, which is in San Francisco Bay, became the immigration center for Asians entering U.S. It was often referred to as "The Ellis Island of the West". Due to restrictive laws against Chinese immigration, many immigrants spent years on the island.

1969 - Nellie was 66 years old when one hundred countries, along with the United States and the Soviet Union signed the nuclear nonproliferation treaty (NPT). It called for stopping the spread of nuclear weapons, the peaceful use of nuclear energy, and the goal of nuclear disarmament.

1976 - Nellie was 73 years old 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."

1987 - In the year of Nellie Huggins's passing, was the first time that a criminal in the United States - a serial rapist - was convicted through the use of DNA evidence.

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Nellie Huggins passed away on November 10, 1987 at 84 years old. No cause of death has been listed for Nellie. She was born on April 23, 1903. There is no information about Nellie's family. We know that Nellie Huggins had been residing in Gainesville, Alachua County, Florida.

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