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Ruby Mary Elizabeth Pledger (1921 - 2008)

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Ruby Mary Elizabeth Pledger
1921 - 2008
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June 17, 1921
Death
January 5, 2008
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Jefferson, Jackson County, Georgia 30549
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Ruby Mary Elizabeth Pledger was born on June 17, 1921. She died on January 5, 2008 at 86 years old. We know that Ruby Mary Elizabeth Pledger had been residing in Jefferson, Jackson County, Georgia 30549.
Updated: November 1, 2011
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Ruby Mary Elizabeth Pledger died on January 5, 2008 at age 86. She was born on June 17, 1921. We are unaware of information about Ruby's family. We know that Ruby Mary Elizabeth Pledger had been residing in Jefferson, Jackson County, Georgia 30549.
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In 1921, in the year that Ruby Mary Elizabeth Pledger was born, hugely popular Roscoe "Fatty" Arbuckle, silent film star, was arrested for rape and manslaughter after an actress died following a party at his house. He was acquitted after three trials and the jury wrote a formal letter apologizing for the charges, but his career never recovered. His films were at first banned - the ban was lifted after a year - and he was mostly ostracized by the community. He died at 46..

In 1937, at the age of 16 years old, Ruby was alive when on May 28th, the San Francisco Golden Gate Bridge opened to cars. Taking 5 years to build, the 4,200-foot-long suspension bridge was an engineering marvel of its time - 11 men died during construction. The "international orange" color was chosen because it resisted rust and fading. To the present, it is the symbol of the City that is known throughout the world.

In 1958, by the time she was 37 years old, on January 1st, the European Economic Community (Common Market) came into operation. The first members were France, West Germany, Italy, the Netherlands, Belgium, and Luxembourg. The Common Market was formed as a way to strengthen members' economies and deter wars in Europe.

In 1974, when she was 53 years old, on August 9th, Gerald R. Ford became the 38th President of the United States. He had been Vice President for 8 months when he became President due to the resignation of President Nixon.

In 1981, by the time she was 60 years old, on August 1st, MTV debuted. It was the first music video TV channel. The first music video played was the Buggles' "Video Killed the Radio Star" - the second was Pat Benatar's "You Better Run".

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