Rosa L Woodard (1908 - 1997)

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Lakeland, Lanier County, Georgia

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Humphrey and English Family

Humphrey and English Family

John Wesley Woodard

John Wesley Woodard

George Woodard

George Woodard

Charley Woodard

Charley Woodard

Caroline Virginia Woodard

Caroline Virginia Woodard

Caroline Virginia Woodard

Caroline Virginia Woodard

Caroline Virginia Woodard

Caroline Virginia Woodard

Blanche M Woodard

Blanche M Woodard

Union Cemetery, New York

Union Cemetery, New York

Kenneth & Marjorie (Woodard) Swinton gravesite

Kenneth & Marjorie (Woodard) Swinton gravesite

Marjorie (Woodard) Derusha & Eben Derusha

Marjorie (Woodard) Derusha & Eben Derusha

Marjorie Woodard & Kenneth Swinton

Marjorie Woodard & Kenneth Swinton

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Kitty & Thomas Woodard Humphrey and English Family John Wesley Woodard George Woodard

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1908 - In the year that Rosa L Woodard was born, the Federal Bureau of Investigation was established as the domestic intelligence and security service of the United States; it simultaneously served as the nation's prime federal law enforcement agency. Stanley Finch was the first Chief (now called Director).

1962 - She was 54 years old when on February 20th, Lt. Col. John H. Glenn, Jr. became the first American to orbit the Earth. The Friendship 7 flew three times around the earth in 4 hours and 55 minutes. At age 77, Glenn returned to space - the oldest person to fly in space.

1967 - At the age of 59 years old, Rosa was alive when on November 7th, President Johnson signed legislation passed by Congress that created the Corporation for Public Broadcasting (CPB), which would later become PBS and NPR. The legislation required CPB to operate with a "strict adherence to objectivity and balance in all programs or series of programs of a controversial nature".

1994 - By the time she was 86 years old, 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.

1997 - In the year of Rosa L Woodard's passing, on August 31st, Princess Diana of Great Britain was killed when her car crashed into a pillar in the tunnel under the Pont de l'Alma bridge in Paris. The car she was riding in was trying to evade the paparazzi but it was also discovered later that the driver of the car, who was also killed, had three times the legal limit of alcohol which likely contributed to the accident.

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Rosa L Woodard died on April 30, 1997 at 88 years old. No cause of death has been listed. She was born on October 27, 1908. There is no information about Rosa's family or relationships. We know that Rosa L Woodard had been residing in Lakeland, Lanier County, Georgia.

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