Pearl Simmen (1901 - 1983)

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Pearl Simmen
1901 - 1983
updated February 06, 2019
Pearl Simmen was born on May 18, 1901. She died in October 1983 at 82 years of age. We know that Pearl Simmen had been residing in Fremont, Alameda County, California 94536.


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Pearl Simmen passed away in October 1983 at 82 years of age. She was born on May 18, 1901. We are unaware of information about Pearl's family. We know that Pearl Simmen had been residing in Fremont, Alameda County, California 94536.
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1901 - 1983 World Events

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In 1901, in the year that Pearl Simmen was born, Edward VII succeeded Queen Victoria. Queen Victoria of England had become Queen in 1837 and reigned until her death in 1901. Her 63 year reign was the longest in history prior to Elizabeth II who recently broke her record. The time during which she led the country was known as the Victorian era and she presided over great changes in the United Kingdom, including the expansion of the British Empire and the Industrial Revolution.

In 1919, she was 18 years old when on January 6th, President Theodore Roosevelt died. Having gone to bed the previous night after being treated for breathing problems, the ex-President died in his sleep from a clot that had traveled to his lungs. He was 60. After a simple service, Roosevelt was buried on a hillside overlooking Oyster Bay.

In 1948, she was 47 years old 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 1953, she was 52 years old when actress and comedian Lucille Ball gave birth to Desi Arnaz, Jr on January 19th. On the same day on "I Love Lucy", the fictional Little Ricky was born as well. Baby Desi graced the cover of the first TV Guide magazine with a headline that read ""Lucy's $50,000,000 baby" - because the commercial revenue from his birth was expected to be that amount.

In 1983, in the year of Pearl Simmen's passing, physicist Sally K. Ride, 32, became the first US woman astronaut in space as a crew member aboard space shuttle Challenger on June 18th. She was also the youngest (32) astronaut to go into space. Soviet cosmonaut Valentina Tereshkova was the first woman in space in 1963.

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Other Simmens

Arlene Simmen
Nov 20, 1934 - August 1976
Florence G Simmen
Oct 8, 1911 - Apr 5, 2000
Anaheim, CA
Alouise Simmen
Nov 26, 1897 - December 1974
Pine Grove, California
Charles Simmen
Oct 22, 1914 - September 1987
Oakland, California
Mildred Simmen
Dec 26, 1896 - Jul 2, 1995
San Francisco, CA
Will R. Simmen
Born: around 1964
Heather A. (Crumbley) Simmen
Born: around 1975
Frank E. Simmen Iii
Born: around 1957
Melinda (Munson) Simmen
Born: around 1952
Frank E. Simmen Iii
Born: around 1958
Gretchen K. (Gilliam) Simmen
Born: around 1962
Charles Simmen
around 1861 - Sep 21, 1920
Elizabeth Simmen
around 1862 - Dec 17, 1935
Henry Simmen
around 1849 - Sep 4, 1924
Robert Simmen
around 1849 - Feb 4, 1897
Susanna Simmen
around 1854 - Feb 1, 1942

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