Pauline Turner (1920 - 1994)

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Pauline Turner
1920 - 1994
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March 17, 1920
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September 24, 1994
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Orland, Glenn County, California 95963
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Pauline Turner was born on March 17, 1920. She died on September 24, 1994 at age 74. We know that Pauline Turner had been residing in Orland, Glenn County, California 95963.
Updated: February 6, 2019
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Pauline Turner passed away on September 24, 1994 at age 74. She was born on March 17, 1920. We are unaware of information about Pauline's immediate family. We know that Pauline Turner had been residing in Orland, Glenn County, California 95963.

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In 1920, in the year that Pauline Turner was born, the 19th Amendment, granting women the right to vote, passed both Houses of Congress and was sent to the States to ratify. In August, Tennessee became the 36th state to ratify the Amendment and it became law eight days later. Mississippi ratified it in 1984.

In 1936, Pauline was 16 years old when on November 3rd, President Franklin Delano Roosevelt was reelected to a second term. He ran against Republican Governor Alf Landon (Kansas), defeating Landon in the popular vote by 60.8% to 36.5%. Vermont and Maine were the only two states in which Landon won. John Nance Garner IV became the Vice-President in this election.

In 1954, when she was 34 years old, from April 22 through June 17th, the Army v. McCarthy hearings were held. The U.S. Army accused Roy Cohn (chief counsel to Senator McCarthy and later trusted mentor of Donald Trump) of blackmail. McCarthy and Cohn accused the U.S. Army of harboring communists. The Army allegations were found to be true. The U.S. Senate later censured McCarthy.

In 1988, Pauline was 68 years old when on December 21st, Pan Am Flight 103 exploded over Lockerbie Scotland. The explosion killed all 259 people on board and another 11 on the ground. The flight had left Heathrow Airport in London less than an hour before, on its way to New York. After an exhaustive (and long) investigation it came to be believed that two individuals from Libya had planted the bomb.

In 1994, in the year of Pauline Turner'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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