Pauline A Turner (1912 - 2003)

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Pauline A Turner
1912 - 2003
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March 28, 1912
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November 15, 2003
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Garden Grove, Orange County, California 92844
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Pauline A Turner was born on March 28, 1912. She died on November 15, 2003 at 91 years old. We know that Pauline A Turner had been residing in Garden Grove, Orange County, California 92844.
Updated: February 6, 2019
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Pauline A Turner passed away on November 15, 2003 at 91 years old. She was born on March 28, 1912. We have no information about Pauline's immediate family. We know that Pauline A Turner had been residing in Garden Grove, Orange County, California 92844.

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In 1912, in the year that Pauline A Turner was born, the Girl Scouts of the USA was started by Juliette Gordon Low with the help of Sir Robert Baden-Powell, the founder of Boy Scouts in Great Britain. She said after a meeting with Baden-Powell, "I've got something for the girls of Savannah, and all of America, and all the world, and we're going to start it tonight!" And she did.

In 1925, at the age of just 13 years old, Pauline was alive when on November 28th, radio station WSM broadcast the Grand Ole Opry for the first time. Originally airing as “The WSM Barn Dance”, the Opry (a local term for "opera") was dedicated to honoring country music and in its history has featured the biggest stars and acts in country music.

In 1940, Pauline was 28 years old when in July, Billboard published its first Music Popularity Chart. Top recordings of the year were Tommy Dorsey's "I'll Never Smile Again" (vocal Frank Sinatra) - 12 weeks at the top, Bing Crosby's "Only Forever" - 9 weeks at the top, and Artie Shaw's "Frenesi" - 12 weeks at the top.

In 1952, at the age of 40 years old, Pauline was alive when on July 2, Dr. Jonas E. Salk tested the first dead-virus polio vaccine on 43 children. The worst epidemic of polio had broken out that year - in the U.S. there were 58,000 cases reported. Of these, 3,145 people had died and 21,269 were left with mild to disabling paralysis.

In 1991, at the age of 79 years old, Pauline was alive when on November 7th, legendary basketball player Magic Johnson announced that he had HIV. In 1991, the public was confused about the difference between HIV and AIDS (HIV is a virus that can lead to AIDS) and there was little treatment for either. Most thought that Johnson would die within a year or so. Also, the transmission of AIDS wasn't understood so he had to retire from basketball. Magic Johnson is still alive and well.

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