Olive Mitchell (1916 - 1994)

Olive Mitchell
1916 - 1994
updated February 06, 2019
Olive Mitchell was born on July 2, 1916. She died on May 25, 1994 at 77 years of age. We know that Olive Mitchell had been residing in Louisville, Clay County, Illinois 62858.
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Olive Mitchell passed away on May 25, 1994 at 77 years of age. She was born on July 2, 1916. We have no information about Olive's family or relationships. We know that Olive Mitchell had been residing in Louisville, Clay County, Illinois 62858.
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In 1916, in the year that Olive Mitchell was born, suffragette Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman elected to the House of Representatives as a Representative at large from Montana. She was the first woman to hold an elected Federal office. Holding the office for two years, she ran again in 1940 and served another two year term. Montana had granted women unrestricted voting rights in 1914, 6 years before women got the vote nationally.

In 1934, she was 18 years old when on November 11th 1933, an extremely strong dust storm hit South Dakota, stripping topsoil. Other strong dust storms had occurred during 1933. Severe droughts continued to hit the Great Plains and the dust storms devastated agricultural production as well as people's' lives for several years. The Roosevelt administration and scientists eventually determined that farming practices had caused the conditions that led to the dust storms and the changes they implemented in farming stopped the Dust Bowl.

In 1961, when she was 45 years old, on May 5th, Navy Cmdr. Alan B. Shepard, Jr., made the first manned Project Mercury flight, MR-3, in a spacecraft he named Freedom 7. He was the second man to go into space, the first was Yuri Gagarin - a Soviet cosmonaut.

In 1985, at the age of 69 years old, Olive was alive when on March 7th, the song "We Are the World" was released as a charity effort to alleviate the African famine. The song was written by Michael Jackson and Lionel Richie, and produced by Quincy Jones. They were joined by 37 other famous singers in the recording studio and a phenomena had begun

In 1994, in the year of Olive Mitchell's passing, on May 6th, former political prisoner, lawyer, and activist Nelson Mandela was elected the first black President of South Africa. He was 75 when he was elected and he served one five-year term.

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Nov 19, 1890 - March 1972
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Mar 2, 1906 - September 1983
Sep 11, 1908 - Jan 31, 1992
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Aug 3, 1913 - Jan 13, 2000
Feb 22, 1902 - October 1982
Aug 6, 1903 - October 1968
Mar 17, 1919 - Sep 26, 2008
Sep 11, 1910 - Nov 28, 1997
Nov 5, 1909 - July 1982
Jan 29, 1911 - Jul 10, 2008
Oct 7, 1892 - October 1974
Apr 19, 1892 - April 1974
May 15, 1881 - September 1966
Jan 26, 1901 - January 1986
Jun 15, 1895 - October 1985
Nov 27, 1882 - November 1956
Jul 24, 1902 - April 1978
Jul 26, 1900 - June 1973

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Mar 4, 1895 - May 1974
Nov 3, 1913 - Aug 27, 1990
Sep 4, 1910 - March 1987
Jan 20, 1916 - October 1992
Oct 12, 1898 - May 1975
Apr 23, 1908 - June 1978
Mar 1, 1888 - December 1963
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