Rose Metz (1914 - 2006)

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Rose Metz
1914 - 2006
updated February 06, 2019
Rose Metz was born on September 28, 1914. She died on April 3, 2006 at 91 years old. We know that Rose Metz had been residing in Easton, Northampton County, Pennsylvania 18045.


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Rose Metz died on April 3, 2006 at 91 years old. She was born on September 28, 1914. We have no information about Rose's family or relationships. We know that Rose Metz had been residing in Easton, Northampton County, Pennsylvania 18045.
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In 1914, in the year that Rose Metz was born, in August, the world's first red and green traffic lights were installed at the corner of East 105th Street and Euclid Avenue in Cleveland Ohio. The electric traffic light had been invented by a policeman in Salt Lake City Utah in 1912.

In 1934, she was 20 years old when on November 11th 1933, an extremely strong dust storm hit South Dakota, stripping topsoil. Other strong dust storms had occurred during 1933. Severe droughts continued to hit the Great Plains and the dust storms devastated agricultural production as well as people's' lives for several years. The Roosevelt administration and scientists eventually determined that farming practices had caused the conditions that led to the dust storms and the changes they implemented in farming stopped the Dust Bowl.

In 1941, by the time she was 27 years old, on December 7th, the Japanese attacked the military base at Pearl Harbor, Hawaii. The surprise aerial attack damaged 8 U.S. battleships (6 later returned to service), including the USS Arizona, and destroyed 188 aircraft. 2,402 American citizens died and 1,178 wounded were wounded. On December 8th, the U.S. declared war on Japan and on December 11th, Germany and Italy (allies of Japan) declared war on the United States. World War II was in full swing.

In 1957, by the time she was 43 years old, on September 24th, the "Little Rock Nine" (nine African-American students) entered Little Rock High School. Arkansas Gov. Orval Faubus had previously prevented the students from entering the school at the beginning of the term with the Arkansas National Guard - they blocked the door. President Eisenhower ordered federal troops - the 101st Airborne Division of the United States Army - to guard the students and allow them entry.

In 1983, Rose was 69 years old when "crack" cocaine was developed in the Bahamas and spread to the United States. Previously, cocaine had been cut with other substances, diluting it. Crack was 80% pure and therefore was more addictive. It was also cheaper, making it more easily available to low income neighborhoods.

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Sep 1, 1899 - May 1968
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Jun 5, 1879 - January 1963
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May 3, 1905 - May 1989
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Twila W Metz
Jul 1, 1920 - Mar 5, 2002
James W Metz
Dec 3, 1919 - Jan 19, 1999
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Dec 17, 1920 - November 1986
Los Angeles, CA
Henry Metz
May 21, 1890 - January 1964
Emma Metz
Oct 3, 1897 - June 1986
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Jun 6, 1900 - October 1984
Pittsburgh, PA
George B Metz
Jan 27, 1941 - Oct 14, 1994
Philadelphia, PA
Sallie E Metz
Nov 22, 1940 - Jan 3, 2007
Villas, NJ
Edith Metz
Jan 1, 1899 - January 1983
Pittsburgh, PA
Belva Metz
Mar 19, 1898 - Jul 17, 1991
Meadville, PA
Kenneth Metz
Apr 5, 1911 - January 1976
Belle Vernon, PA
Charles Metz
Apr 14, 1916 - July 1982
Brownsville, PA
John Metz
Oct 11, 1893 - February 1970
Charleroi, PA
George Metz
Mar 7, 1916 - May 1982
Charleroi, PA
Mary Metz
Feb 12, 1884 - February 1965
Carlisle, PA
Jay Metz
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