Peggy Louise Allen (1937 - 2006)

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Peggy Louise Allen
1937 - 2006
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April 6, 1937
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December 14, 2006
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Baytown, Harris County, Texas 77520
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Peggy Louise Allen was born on April 6, 1937. She died on December 14, 2006 at age 69. We know that Peggy Louise Allen had been residing in Baytown, Harris County, Texas 77520.
Updated: February 6, 2019
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Peggy Louise Allen died on December 14, 2006 at age 69. She was born on April 6, 1937. There is no information about Peggy's immediate family. We know that Peggy Louise Allen had been residing in Baytown, Harris County, Texas 77520.

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In 1937, in the year that Peggy Louise Allen was born, on May 6th, the German zeppelin the Hindenburg caught fire and blew up. The Hindenburg was a passenger ship traveling to Frankfurt Germany. It tried to dock in New Jersey, one of the stops, and something went wrong - it blew up. Thirty-six people were killed out of the 97 on board - 13 passengers, 22 crewmen, and one ground worker. The reasons for the explosion are still disputed.

In 1942, Peggy was merely 5 years old when on June 17th, Roosevelt approved the Manhattan Project, which lead to the development of the first atomic bomb. With the support of Canada and the United Kingdom, the Project came to employ more than 130,000 people and cost nearly $2 billion. Julius Robert Oppenheimer, a nuclear physicist born in New York, led the Los Alamos Laboratory that developed the actual bomb. The first artificial nuclear explosion took place near Alamogordo New Mexico on July 16, 1945.

In 1961, Peggy was 24 years old when on April 17th, about 1,000 CIA trained Cuban exiles invaded Cuba with the intention of igniting a rebellion and overthrowing Castro. They were defeated within three days. Although the operation began under Eisenhower, Kennedy approved it and the operation, named the Bay of Pigs for the beach where they landed, was a humiliation for the United States.

In 1981, she was 44 years old when 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%.

In 1992, at the age of 55 years old, Peggy was alive when on April 29th, riots began in Los Angeles after the "Rodney King" verdict was issued. Four LAPD officers had been accused of using excessive force (assault) on African-American Rodney King, who had been stopped for drunk driving. The beating had been videotaped. Their acquittal sparked a 6 day riot in Los Angeles.

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