Ruby Mabel Hosking (1889 - 1952)

Ruby Mabel Hosking
1889 - 1952
updated February 06, 2019
Ruby Mabel Hosking was born in 1889. She was born to Hearnden William Henry Hosking and Jane Zeal Hosking. She died in 1952 in Thbury, Australia at age 63.
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Ruby Mabel Hosking
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Ruby Mabel Hosking passed away in 1952 in Thbury, Australia at 63 years of age. She was born in 1889. She was born to Hearnden William Henry Hosking and Jane Zeal Hosking.
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In 1889, in the year that Ruby Mabel Hosking was born, on March 4th, Benjamin Harrison became the 23rd President of the United States. His grandfather, William Henry Harrison, was the 9th President of the United States. His father, John Scott Harrison - son of William Henry - was in the U.S. House of Representatives.

In 1904, when she was merely 15 years old, the first underground line of the New York City subway system opened. London's underground system was opened in 1863 and Boston opened one in 1897, but New York quickly became the largest system in the U.S. More than 100,000 people paid 5 cents to ride under Manhattan that first day.

In 1923, at the age of 34 years old, Ruby was alive when the Teapot Dome scandal became the subject of an investigation by Senator Walsh and severely damaged the reputation of the Harding administration. Secretary of the Interior Albert Bacon Fall was convicted of accepting bribes from oil companies and became the first Cabinet member to go to prison. At the time, the Teapot Dome scandal was seen as "greatest and most sensational scandal in the history of American politics".

In 1949, she was 60 years old when comedian Milton Berle hosted the first telethon show. It raised $1,100,000 for cancer research and lasted 16 hours. The next day, newspapers, in writing about the event, first used the word "telethon."

In 1952, in the year of Ruby Mabel Hosking's passing, on February 6th, George VI of England died from a coronary thrombosis and complications due to lung cancer. His eldest daughter, age 25, immediately ascended the throne as Elizabeth II and her coronation was on June 2 1953.

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