Rosie Edmon (1904 - 1985)

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Rosie Edmon
1904 - 1985
updated February 06, 2019
Rosie Edmon was born on February 22, 1904. She died in September 1985 at 81 years old. We know that Rosie Edmon had been residing in Terrell, Kaufman County, Texas 75160.


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Rosie Edmon died in September 1985 at age 81. She was born on February 22, 1904. We are unaware of information about Rosie's family or relationships. We know that Rosie Edmon had been residing in Terrell, Kaufman County, Texas 75160.
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In 1904, in the year that Rosie Edmon was born, the World's Fair, officially known as the Louisiana Purchase Exposition, was held in St. Louis, Missouri. Attended by nearly 19.7 million people (and later the subject of a Judy Garland film), the Fair was funded by federal, state and local sources to the tune of $15 million. As the name suggests, the Fair was suggested as a way to celebrate the Louisiana Purchase in 1803. In the past, World's Fairs were a way of bringing new technology to the attention of the masses and this fair was no exception - the use of electricity (the public feared it at the time), personal cars, airplanes, and the electric streetcar were all highlighted.

In 1922, Rosie was 18 years old when on June 22, coal miners in Herrin Illinois, were on strike (coal miners had been on strike nationally since April 1). The striking miners were outraged at the strikebreakers (scabs) that the company had brought in and laid siege to the mine. Three union workers were killed when gunfire was exchanged. The next day, union miners killed 23 strikebreakers and mine guards. No one, on either side, ever faced jail time.

In 1951, at the age of 47 years old, Rosie was alive when on February 27th, the 22nd Amendment to the US Constitution (which limited the number of terms a president may serve to two) was ratified by 36 states, making it a part of the U.S. Constitution. The Amendment was both a reaction to the 4 term Roosevelt presidency and also the recognition of a long-standing tradition in American politics.

In 1968, at the age of 64 years old, Rosie was alive when on June 5th, Sen. Robert F. Kennedy was shot at the Ambassador Hotel in Los Angeles by Sirhan after celebrating his win in the California presidential primary. He died the next day at Good Samaritan Hospital.

In 1985, in the year of Rosie Edmon's passing, in May, a paper published in Nature by three British scientists reported that a huge hole was discovered in the ozone layer over the Antarctic. It was much larger than expected and is due to the use of manmade chemicals.

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Oct 24, 1926 - Aug 6, 1994
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Aug 11, 1891 - January 1964
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Dec 6, 1944 - Jun 2, 2002
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Nov 9, 1939 - Aug 9, 2005
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