Nellie Moseley (1891 - 1979)

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Nellie Moseley
1891 - 1979
updated February 06, 2019
Nellie Moseley was born on December 8, 1891. She died in June 1979 at 87 years old. We know that Nellie Moseley had been residing in Canon City, Fremont County, Colorado 81212.

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Nellie Moseley passed away in June 1979 at age 87. She was born on December 8, 1891. There is no information about Nellie's surviving family. We know that Nellie Moseley had been residing in Canon City, Fremont County, Colorado 81212.
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In 1891, in the year that Nellie Moseley was born, on March 14th, a lynch mob stormed the Old Parish Prison. The mob lynched 11 of the 19 Italians who were arrested for - but found to be innocent of - the murder of New Orleans Police Chief David Hennessy.

In 1900, she was merely 9 years old when the U.S. population exceeded 75 million, rising about 13 million from the 1890 census. 87.9% of the population was white, 11.6% was African-American, 0.7% was Hispanic, and 0.5% was Native American, Asian, and other minorities.

In 1911, by the time she was 20 years old, Norwegian explorer Roald Amundsen became the first man to reach the South Pole, along with four fellow Norwegian explorers. After hearing that Peary had beaten him to the North Pole, Amundsen decided to tackle the South Pole. On December 14th, he succeeded.

In 1951, by the time she was 60 years old, on February 27th, the 22nd Amendment to the US Constitution (which limited the number of terms a president may serve to two) was ratified by 36 states, making it a part of the U.S. Constitution. The Amendment was both a reaction to the 4 term Roosevelt presidency and also the recognition of a long-standing tradition in American politics.

In 1979, in the year of Nellie Moseley's passing, on March 28th, a partial nuclear meltdown occurred at the power plant at Three Mile Island Pennsylvania. Radiation leaked into the environment, resulting in a rating of 5 on a scale of 7 ("Accident With Wider Consequences") . It ended up costing $1 billion to clean up the site.

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