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Ossie Dean (1907 - 2001)

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Ossie Dean
1907 - 2001
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October 25, 1907
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November 25, 2001
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Knoxville, Knox County, Tennessee 37919
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Ossie Dean was born on October 25, 1907. She died on November 25, 2001 at age 94. We know that Ossie Dean had been residing in Knoxville, Knox County, Tennessee 37919.
Updated: February 6, 2019
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Ossie Dean passed away on November 25, 2001 at 94 years old. She was born on October 25, 1907. We are unaware of information about Ossie's family or relationships. We know that Ossie Dean had been residing in Knoxville, Knox County, Tennessee 37919.
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In 1907, in the year that Ossie Dean was born, the state of Oklahoma was admitted to the United States on November 16. Previously called "Oklahoma Territory" and "Indian Territory", the two areas were merged and Oklahoma became the 46th state. It is the 28th most populous state.

In 1922, when she was only 15 years old, on June 22, coal miners in Herrin Illinois, were on strike (coal miners had been on strike nationally since April 1). The striking miners were outraged at the strikebreakers (scabs) that the company had brought in and laid siege to the mine. Three union workers were killed when gunfire was exchanged. The next day, union miners killed 23 strikebreakers and mine guards. No one, on either side, ever faced jail time.

In 1948, at the age of 41 years old, Ossie was alive when on May 14th, the State of Israel was proclaimed by David Ben-Gurion, who became Israel's first Premier, and the U.S. officially recognized Israel. That evening, Egypt launched an air assault on Israel.

In 1986, by the time she was 79 years old, on January 28th, the space shuttle Challenger exploded 73 seconds after launch. All seven crew members died. The cause of the explosion was later found to be a failed O-ring. The O-ring failure was due to the unusually cold conditions at Cape Canaveral.

In 1998, when she was 91 years old, 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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