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Rita A Sumners (1927 - 2006)

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Rita A Sumners
1927 - 2006
Born
July 26, 1927
Death
August 7, 2006
Last Known Residence
Atlanta, Dekalb County, Georgia 30319
Summary
Rita A Sumners of Atlanta, Dekalb County, Georgia was born on July 26, 1927, and died at age 79 years old on August 7, 2006.
Updated: October 4, 2011
Biography ID: 12458943

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Atlanta, Dekalb County, Georgia 30319
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Rita Sumners passed away at age 79 years old on August 7, 2006. Rita A Sumners of Atlanta, Dekalb County, Georgia was born on July 26, 1927.

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Rita A Sumners lived 6 years longer than the average Sumners family member when she died at the age of 79.
The average age of a Sumners family member is 73.
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1927 - 2006 World Events

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In 1927, in the year that Rita A Sumners was born, 10 years after the United States bought the U.S. Virgin Islands from the Danish government, the inhabitants were granted U.S. citizenship. While they can vote in congressional elections and presidential primaries, they cannot vote for President.

In 1949, at the age of 22 years old, Rita was alive when on January 25th, the first Emmy Awards (for television) were handed out in Los Angeles. Shirley Dinsdale won for the Most Outstanding Television Personality and Pantomime Quiz Time earned an Emmy for the Most Popular Television Program.

In 1951, when she was 24 years old, on June 25th, CBS began broadcasting in color. There were well over 10 million televisions by that time. The first show in color was a musical variety special titled "Premiere". Hardly anyone had a color TV that could see the show.

In 1966, when she was 39 years old, on July 1st, Medicare became available after President Johnson signed into law the Medicare Act in 1965. President Truman had received the first Medicare card since he had been the first to propose national healthcare law. insurance.

In 1970, Rita was 43 years old when on May 1st, US troops invaded Cambodia, expanding the Vietnam War. The invasion of Cambodia was a Nixon policy, although it was argued against by both his Secretary of State and his Secretary of Defense.

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