Pearl Dempsey (1906 - 1981)

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Pearl Dempsey
1906 - 1981
updated February 06, 2019
Pearl Dempsey was born on September 21, 1906. She died in January 1981 at 74 years of age. We know that Pearl Dempsey had been residing in Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio 44109.


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Pearl Dempsey died in January 1981 at 74 years of age. She was born on September 21, 1906. We are unaware of information about Pearl's family or relationships. We know that Pearl Dempsey had been residing in Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio 44109.
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In 1906, in the year that Pearl Dempsey was born, President Theodore Roosevelt received the Nobel Prize for Peace. The award was considered controversial at the time because many thought that he was an imperialist. But he had brokered peace between Russia and Japan a year previous and had allowed a dispute between Mexico and the U.S. to go to arbitration, resolving the issue peacefully rather than resorting to military conflict. For these two reasons, the Nobel Prize committee chose him for the Peace Prize.

In 1916, when she was only 10 years old, the Battle of Verdun was fought from February through December. It was the largest and longest battle of World War I, lasting 303 days. The original estimates were 714,231 casualties - 377,231 French and 337,000 German, an average of 70,000 casualties a month. Current estimates are even larger. The Battle of the Somme was also fought from July through September of the same year. Original estimates were 485,000 British and French casualties and 630,000 German casualties.

In 1948, at the age of 42 years old, Pearl was alive when on January 30th, Mahatma Gandhi was assassinated in New Delhi by a member of a Hindu nationalist party who thought that Gandhi was too accommodating to Muslims. The man, Nathuram Godse, shot Gandhi 3 times. He died immediately. The shooter was tried, convicted, and hung in November 1949.

In 1976, she was 70 years old when The United States celebrated the Bicentennial of the adoption of the Declaration of Independence. It was a year long celebration, with the biggest events taking place on July 4th.

In 1981, in the year of Pearl Dempsey's passing, on January 20th, Ronald Reagan became the 40th President of the United States. He ran against the incumbent, Jimmy Carter, and won 50.7% of the popular vote to Carter's 41.0%.

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