Rita (Leveson) O'Grady Brankling

(1935 - 1994)

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Rita (Leveson) Brankling
1935 - 1994
Born
October 15, 1935
Sculcoates in Hull, Yorkshire County, England
Death
1994
Hull, Yorkshire County, England
Summary
Rita (Leveson) O'Grady Brankling, mother to 4 children, was born on October 15, 1935 at Sculcoates, Hull, England. She was born into the Leveson family and married into the Brankling family. She was born to John Leveson and Charlotte (Hogarth) Leveson, with siblings June, Wilfred, Herbert, Charles, James, Jack, and Lottie. Rita married Peter O'Grady. She would also marry Kenneth Brankling, and they gave birth to David Brankling, Susan Brankling, June Christine Brankling, and Tina Brankling. She died in 1994 in Hull, England at 58 years of age.
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Rita (Leveson) O'Grady Brankling
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Rita Brankling was born on at Sculcoates in Hull, Yorkshire County, England
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Rita Brankling died in in Hull, Yorkshire County, England
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Rita Brankling was born on at Sculcoates in Hull, Yorkshire County, England
Rita Brankling died in in Hull, Yorkshire County, England
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1893 - Nov 5, 1956 1893 - 1956
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Dec 22, 1894 - 1975 1894 - 1975

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1933 - 2009 1933 - 2009
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Dec 6, 1916 - 1950 1916 - 1950
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Rita (Leveson) O'Grady Brankling & Kenneth Brankling

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Jan 22, 1934 - 2007 1934 - 2007

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Rita (Leveson) O'Grady Brankling, mother to 4 children, died in 1994 in Hull, England at 58 years of age. She was born on October 15, 1935 at Sculcoates, Hull, England. She was born to John Leveson and Charlotte (Hogarth) Leveson, with siblings June, Wilfred, Herbert, Charles, James, Jack, and Lottie. She married Peter O'Grady. Rita married Kenneth Brankling, and they gave birth to David Brankling, Susan Brankling, June Christine Brankling, and Tina Brankling.

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In 1935, in the year that Rita (Leveson) O'Grady Brankling was born, on September 8th, Louisiana Senator Huey Long was shot by Dr. Carl Weiss. Weiss was shot and killed immediately by Long's bodyguards - Long died two days later from his injuries. Long had received many death threats previously, as well as threats against his family. He was a powerful and controversial figure in Louisiana politics (and probably gained power through multiple criminal acts). His opponents became frustrated with their attempts to oust him and Dr. Weiss was the son-in-law of one of those opponents. His funeral was attended by 200,000 mourners.

In 1952, at the age of 17 years old, Rita was alive when on February 6th, George VI of England died from a coronary thrombosis and complications due to lung cancer. His eldest daughter, age 25, immediately ascended the throne as Elizabeth II and her coronation was on June 2 1953.

In 1971, at the age of 36 years old, Rita was alive when in March, Intel shipped the first microprocessor to Busicom, a Japanese manufacturer of calculators. The microprocessor has since allowed computers to become smaller and faster, leading to smaller and more versatile handheld devices, home computers, and supercomputers.

In 1987, she was 52 years old when on October 19th, stock exchanges around the world crashed. Beginning in Hong Kong then spreading to Europe, the crash then hit the United States. It was called Black Monday. The Dow Jones fell 508 points to 1,738.74 (22.61%).

In 1994, in the year of Rita (Leveson) O'Grady Brankling's passing, on May 6th, the Channel Tunnel or "Chunnel" was officially opened. The Chunnel is a railway tunnel beneath the English Channel that connects Great Britain to mainland France. Original plans for such a tunnel were developed in 1802 and approved by Napoleon Bonaparte but the British rejected the plan fearing that Napoleon would use the railway to invade.

Other Branklings

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Feb 2, 1927 - 1984 1927 - 1984
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Aug 15, 1905 - 1972 1905 - 1972
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May 31, 1871 - 1943 1871 - 1943
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Sep 11, 1871 - Apr 24, 1949 1871 - 1949
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1838 - 1929 1838 - 1929

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1933 - 2009 1933 - 2009
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Dec 6, 1916 - 1950 1916 - 1950
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1893 - Nov 5, 1956 1893 - 1956
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Dec 22, 1894 - 1975 1894 - 1975
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1859 - 1936 1859 - 1936
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Oct 7, 1863 - Feb 6, 1937 1863 - 1937
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1882 - Unknown 1882 - ?
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Dec 21, 1886 - Apr 23, 1977 1886 - 1977
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Apr 19, 1888 - 1963 1888 - 1963
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Jan 24, 1890 - Jan 18, 1953 1890 - 1953
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Mar 23, 1892 - Jan 26, 1961 1892 - 1961
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1892 - Unknown 1892 - ?
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Jul 15, 1896 - May 4, 1987 1896 - 1987
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Sep 8, 1898 - 1969 1898 - 1969

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1939 - 2001 1939 - 2001
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Feb 2, 1927 - 1984 1927 - 1984
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Aug 15, 1905 - 1972 1905 - 1972
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Nov 4, 1931 - Jan 1989 1931 - 1989
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Jan 1909 - Unknown 1909 - ?
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Dec 8, 1916 - Jul 25, 2000 1916 - 2000
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Jul 29, 1923 - Aug 6, 2014 1923 - 2014
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Apr 6, 1958 - Unknown 1958 - ?
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Dec 28, 1959 - Unknown 1959 - ?
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