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Rosa Mckenzie (1887 - 1963)

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Rosa Mckenzie
1887 - 1963
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1887
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1963
Mildura, Australia
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Mildura, Australia
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Rosa Mckenzie was born in 1887. She is the child of Anton Jocabi Mckenzie and Augusta Huter Mckenzie. She died in 1963 in Mildura, Australia at age 76.
Updated: September 3, 2013
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Rosa Mckenzie passed away in 1963 in Mildura, Australia at age 76. She was born in 1887. She is the child of Anton Jocabi Mckenzie and Augusta Huter Mckenzie.
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In 1887, in the year that Rosa Mckenzie was born, on January 20th, the US Senate gave the US Navy the right to lease Pearl Harbor as a naval base. Pearl Harbor is on the island of Oahu, a part of the Hawaiian Islands. The Navy was given direction to maintain "a coaling and repair station" at the harbor.

In 1904, at the age of 17 years old, Rosa was alive when the "Teddy's Bear" was first produced. After seeing a political cartoon of President Teddy Roosevelt refusing to kill a clubbed and tied up bear, Jewish Russian immigrant Morris Michtom - who owned a candy shop and sold stuffed animals that he and his wife made at night at the store - made a "Teddy's Bear" and put it in his shop's window. The stuffed bears were an immediate success and Michtom and his wife went on to found the Ideal Novelty and Toy Co.

In 1940, when she was 53 years old, in July, Billboard published its first Music Popularity Chart. Top recordings of the year were Tommy Dorsey's "I'll Never Smile Again" (vocal Frank Sinatra) - 12 weeks at the top, Bing Crosby's "Only Forever" - 9 weeks at the top, and Artie Shaw's "Frenesi" - 12 weeks at the top.

In 1953, at the age of 66 years old, Rosa was alive when on July 27th, the Korean Armistice Agreement was signed. The Armistice was to last until "a final peaceful settlement is achieved". No peaceful settlement has ever been agreed upon.

In 1963, in the year of Rosa Mckenzie's passing, on November 22nd, Vice President Lyndon B. Johnson became the 36th President of the United States when President John Kennedy was shot and killed in Dallas, Texas. Johnson was sworn in on the plane carrying Kennedy's body back to Washington D.C.

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