Rosa Debrow (1891 - 1977)

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Rosa Debrow
1891 - 1977
updated February 06, 2019
Rosa Debrow was born on February 7, 1891. She died in February 1977 at age 85. We know that Rosa Debrow had been residing in Kansas City, Wyandotte County, Kansas.

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Rosa Debrow died in February 1977 at age 85. She was born on February 7, 1891. We are unaware of information about Rosa's family or relationships. We know that Rosa Debrow had been residing in Kansas City, Wyandotte County, Kansas.
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In 1891, in the year that Rosa Debrow was born, on June 25th, in the July issue of The Strand Magazine in London, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's character Sherlock Holmes appeared in a series of short stories for the first time. Doyle eventually wrote 4 novels and 56 short stories with Holmes as the main character.

In 1915, she was 24 years old when The Birth of a Nation opened in February. A silent film, it was the most ambitious film to date and is considered a classic. Three hours long, it starred Lillian Gish and was directed by D. W. Griffith. The movie was based on the book The Clansman and told the story of two families (one pro-Union and one pro-Confederate) and their relationship during the Civil War and Reconstruction. The KKK was shown as "a heroic force".

In 1937, at the age of 46 years old, Rosa was alive when on May 28th, the San Francisco Golden Gate Bridge opened to cars. Taking 5 years to build, the 4,200-foot-long suspension bridge was an engineering marvel of its time - 11 men died during construction. The "international orange" color was chosen because it resisted rust and fading. To the present, it is the symbol of the City that is known throughout the world.

In 1944, Rosa was 53 years old when on June 22nd, the Servicemen's Readjustment Act of 1944, called the G.I. Bill, was signed into law, pushed through by the veteran's organizations. Benefits provided for veterans to return to school (high school, vocational school, or college), obtain low interest home mortgages and low interest business loans, and (if needed) one year of unemployment insurance. Since most returning vets immediately found work, less than 20% of the unemployment benefits were distributed.

In 1977, in the year of Rosa Debrow's passing, on May 25th, Star Wars premiered in theaters. Eventually, it became the highest-grossing film of all time - until E.T. surpassed it a few years later. It was an immediate hit with theatergoers.

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Nov 19, 1900 - December 1987
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Oct 24, 1907 - Apr 7, 1991
Lula Debrow
Oct 25, 1933 - Jul 15, 2002
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Martha Debrow
May 18, 1883 - July 1978
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Jabril Malik Debrow
Jan 1, 2000 - Jun 6, 2010
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Jake Debrow
Dec 15, 1918 - Mar 24, 1988
Metuchen, NJ
Leo Debrow
Born: around 1954
TX
Bethel L. (Hallford) Debrow
Born: around 1970
TX
Michael A. Debrow
Born: around 1957
TX
Sherri v. (Branson) Debrow
Born: around 1971
TX
James v. Debrow Iv
Born: around 1980
TX
Terrany R. (Ward) Debrow
Born: around 1976
TX
Terrance v. Debrow
Born: around 1982
TX
Kamika Y. (County) Debrow
Born: around 1981
TX
Thomas W. Debrow
Born: around 1982
TX
Korone T. (Birden) Debrow
Born: around 1969
TX
Sammy D. Debrow
Born: around 1950
TX
Betty A. (Desersa) Debrow
Born: around 1951
TX
Albert C. Debrow
Born: around 1954
TX

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