Ramona Ledesma (1916 - 1997)

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Ramona Ledesma
1916 - 1997
updated February 06, 2019
Ramona Ledesma was born on August 30, 1916. She died on November 19, 1997 at 81 years of age. We know that Ramona Ledesma had been residing in Lynwood, Los Angeles County, California 90262.


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Ramona Ledesma died on November 19, 1997 at 81 years old. She was born on August 30, 1916. There is no information about Ramona's surviving family. We know that Ramona Ledesma had been residing in Lynwood, Los Angeles County, California 90262.
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1916 - 1997 World Events

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In 1916, in the year that Ramona Ledesma was born, visiting nurse Margaret Sanger opened the first birth control clinic in the U.S. at 46 Amboy St. in Brooklyn New York. Ten days after the clinic opened, Sanger was arrested for "violating laws against giving out birth control information" which was defined as obscenity. The clinic was not handing out birth control - just information about sex and birth control methods. (The Comstock law categorized information about abortion, family planning, and contraception as “obscene”.) The clinics and organizations that Sanger established later evolved into the Planned Parenthood Federation of America.

In 1936, she was 20 years old when on November 2nd, the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) debuted the world's first regular high-definition television service. The channel had a short schedule - Monday through Saturday, 3:00p to 4:00p and 9:00p to 10:00p. The first broadcast was "Opening of the BBC Television Service".

In 1945, Ramona was 29 years old when on April 12th, President Franklin D. Roosevelt died of a cerebral hemorrhage in Warm Springs, Georgia. At 1p, he was sitting for a portrait when he complained that he had a "terrific pain" in the back of his head and collapsed. A doctor was summoned and the doctor gave him a shot of adrenaline into his heart. It didn't help and he was pronounced dead at 3:30 p.m. A slow moving train took him back to Washington D.C. while thousands of mourners lined the tracks. He was buried at his home in Hyde Park, New York.

In 1951, when she was 35 years old, on April 5th, Julius and Ethel Rosenberg (husband and wife) were sentenced to death for treason. They were executed on June 19th. American citizens, they were convicted of spying for the Soviet Union. Their two young sons were adopted by a high school teacher and his wife.

In 1997, in the year of Ramona Ledesma's passing, on July 1st, Hong Kong was returned to China. In 1898, Great Britain was awarded Hong Kong for 99 years. In a subsequent agreement, China agreed to allow Hong Kong to remain capitalist. So the handing over of the area ended British rule but did not change the economic system of Hong Kong.

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Oct 27, 1957 - Jul 14, 2010
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May 31, 1960 - Nov 30, 2008
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May 31, 1960 - Nov 30, 2008
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Jul 23, 1907 - February 1971
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Aug 30, 1958 - Sep 22, 2009
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Corona, CA
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Dec 24, 1923 - Sep 7, 1998
Newark, CA
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