Rosa Mercado (1917 - 1983)

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Rosa Mercado
1917 - 1983
updated February 06, 2019
Rosa Mercado was born on May 30, 1917. She died in July 1983 at 66 years of age. We know that Rosa Mercado had been residing in Villalba, Villalba County, Puerto Rico 00766.

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Rosa Mercado passed away in July 1983 at age 66. She was born on May 30, 1917. We have no information about Rosa's immediate family. We know that Rosa Mercado had been residing in Villalba, Villalba County, Puerto Rico 00766.
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In 1917, in the year that Rosa Mercado was born, in April, the U.S. entered World War I, declaring war against Germany. President Wilson had previously declared neutrality in the war - a position supported by the majority of Americans - but after Germany declared that they would sink all ships trading with Great Britain and sunk U.S. ships, public opinion began to change. Then the Lusitania was sunk, killing 1,201 - including 128 Americans - and more U.S. ships were sunk. The U.S. could stand aside no longer.

In 1929, she was merely 12 years old when on October 29th (Black Tuesday), the stock market crashed in the United States. Billions of dollars were lost and some investors committed suicide as a result, having lost their fortunes. This ushered in the 12 year, worldwide Great Depression.

In 1946, at the age of 29 years old, Rosa was alive when pediatrician Dr. Benjamin Spock's book "The Common Sense Book of Baby and Child Care" was published. It sold half a million copies in the first six months. Aside from the Bible, it became the best selling book of the 20th century. A generation of Baby Boomers were raised by the advice of Dr. Spock.

In 1958, when she was 41 years old, on March 24th, Elvis Presley was inducted into the United States Army. Although he could have served in Special Services as an entertainer, he chose to become a regular soldier. Almost everyone thought it would be the end of his career - it wasn't.

In 1983, in the year of Rosa Mercado's passing, physicist Sally K. Ride, 32, became the first US woman astronaut in space as a crew member aboard space shuttle Challenger on June 18th. She was also the youngest (32) astronaut to go into space. Soviet cosmonaut Valentina Tereshkova was the first woman in space in 1963.

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Rosa Julia Mercado
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Rosa E. (Guevara) Mercado
Born: around 1956
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Rosa I. (Diaz) Mercado
Born: around 1951
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Rosa L. (Parada) Mercado
Born: around 1976
TX
Rosa L. (Banda) Mercado
Born: around 1967
TX
Rosa M. (Rodriguez) Mercado
Born: around 1963
TX
Rosa M. (Martinez) Mercado
Born: around 1974
TX
Rosa M. (Torres) Mercado
Born: around 1939
TX
Rosa E. (Rodriguez) Mercado
Born: around 1969
TX
Rosa M. (Barron) Mercado
Born: around 1968
TX
Rosa L. (Flores) Mercado
Born: around 1969
TX
Rosa M. (Galvez) Mercado
Born: around 1946
TX
Rosa M. (Garza) Mercado
Born: around 1961
TX
Rosa M. (Montoya) Mercado
Born: around 1959
TX
Rosa M. (Chavez) Mercado
Born: around 1985
TX
Rosa E. (Enriquez) Mercado
Born: around 1975
TX
Rosa L. (Coronado) Mercado
Born: around 1963
TX
Rosa L. (Medina) Mercado
Born: around 1990
TX
Rosa M. (Climaco) Mercado
Born: around 1972
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Feb 4, 1923 - Apr 20, 2010
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Jan 27, 1902 - Oct 13, 1992
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Ella L Mercado
Oct 16, 1952 - May 9, 2003
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Allie B Mercado
May 15, 1910 - September 1990
Tampa, FL
Angel M Mercado
Apr 22, 1934 - Apr 25, 2000
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Pascasio N Mercado
Feb 22, 1928 - July 1989
New York, NY
Santos Mercado
Oct 30, 1937 - March 1982
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Hiram Mercado
Mar 20, 1940 - Jan 28, 1995
San Sebastian, PR
Bernice Mercado
Mar 12, 1915 - June 1982
Miami, Florida
Emelia Mercado
May 30, 1910 - June 1986
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Angelina Mercado
Aug 22, 1922 - Dec 2, 2008
Vineland, New Jersey
Maria E Mercado
Sep 15, 1941 - Apr 7, 2008
Sarasota, FL
Ralph Mercado
Apr 21, 1894 - December 1982
Webster, Florida
Marciano Mercado
Nov 28, 1925 - Jan 11, 1989
Miami, FL
Doris N Mercado
Oct 3, 1962 - Sep 6, 1997
Miami, FL
Samuel Mercado
Dec 28, 1918 - May 22, 2007
Sabana Grande, PR
V Mercado
Feb 23, 1933 - April 1979
Francisco Mercado
Sep 13, 1928 - Sep 9, 1992
Homestead, FL
Esther Mercado
Dec 12, 1911 - Dec 15, 1997
Opa Locka, FL

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