Rita A Decker (1920 - 1996)

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Rita A Decker
1920 - 1996
updated February 06, 2019
Rita A Decker was born on October 28, 1920. She died on September 14, 1996 at 75 years old. We know that Rita A Decker had been residing in Kingston, Ulster County, New York 12401.


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Rita A Decker passed away on September 14, 1996 at 75 years old. She was born on October 28, 1920. There is no information about Rita's surviving family. We know that Rita A Decker had been residing in Kingston, Ulster County, New York 12401.
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In 1920, in the year that Rita A Decker was born, in September, a bomb exploded in the J.P. Morgan bank building in New York City, killing 30 people immediately - 8 later died due to their injuries - and injuring another 200. Killing more people than the 1910 bombing of the LA Times (the deadliest terrorist act up until then), no one took responsibility and the perpetrators were never found. Italian anarchists were suspected of the bombing.

In 1957, she was 37 years old when on October 4th, the Soviet Union launched Sputnik I, the first man made earth-orbiting satellite - and triggered the Space Race. Sputnik I was only 23 inches in diameter and had no tracking equipment, only 4 antennas, but it had a big impact.

In 1975, at the age of 55 years old, Rita was alive when in January, Popular Mechanics featured the Altair 8800 on it's cover. The Altair home computer kit allowed consumers to build and program their own personal computers. Thousands were sold in the first month.

In 1984, by the time she was 64 years old, on January 1, "Baby Bells" were created. AT&T had been the provider of telephone service (and equipment) in the United States. The company kept Western Electric, Bell Labs, and AT&T Long Distance. Seven new regional companies (the Baby Bells) covered local telephone service and were separately owned. AT&T lost 70% of its book value due to this move.

In 1996, in the year of Rita A Decker's passing, on July 5th, the first cloned mammal - "Dolly the Sheep" - was born in Scotland. She had three mothers. Dolly lived to be 6 years old and produced 6 lambs. Since, other sheep have been cloned as well as horses, pigs, deer, and bulls.

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May 18, 1926 - Jun 3, 1991
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Mar 15, 1914 - Sep 3, 2003
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Sep 14, 1899 - August 1986
Schenectady, NY
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Dec 2, 1924 - June 1984
Helen Decker
Apr 26, 1897 - May 1973
Homestead, FL
Emily M Decker
Dec 12, 1921 - Mar 14, 1999
Cuyahoga Falls, OH
Agnes Decker
Jan 9, 1896 - July 1969
Madison, CT
Paul Decker
Oct 16, 1919 - October 1983
Phoenix, AZ
Florence M Decker
Apr 17, 1930 - Dec 30, 2003
East Greenbush, NY
Freda Decker
Dec 14, 1896 - October 1976
Monsey, NY
Maude Decker
Jul 12, 1885 - December 1973
Hudson, NY
Laura Decker
Dec 31, 1893 - October 1979
Johnson City, NY
Catherine Decker
Oct 18, 1914 - Mar 19, 2005
Carolyn P Decker
Jul 22, 1952 - Dec 1, 2005
Dale R Decker
Apr 19, 1956 - Aug 11, 2009
Fultonville, NY
Priscilla E Decker
Oct 16, 1954 - Oct 25, 2008
Dale Decker
May 30, 1953 - June 1982
Slate Hill, NY
Arthur Decker
Apr 3, 1897 - December 1963
New York

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