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Ruth Cwalina (1911 - 1987)

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Ruth Cwalina
1911 - 1987
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October 19, 1911
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April 1987
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Perry, Lake County, Ohio 44081
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Ruth Cwalina was born on October 19, 1911. She died in April 1987 at 75 years old. We know that Ruth Cwalina had been residing in Perry, Lake County, Ohio 44081.
Updated: October 6, 2011
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Ruth Cwalina passed away in April 1987 at age 75. She was born on October 19, 1911. There is no information about Ruth's family or relationships. We know that Ruth Cwalina had been residing in Perry, Lake County, Ohio 44081.
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In 1911, in the year that Ruth Cwalina was born, the United States Supreme Court broke up Standard Oil in May. John D. Rockefeller established Standard Oil in 1870 and it was the largest oil refinery at the time. The Supreme Court found that Standard Oil of New Jersey (one of the many iterations of Standard Oil) was guilty of "monopolizing the petroleum industry through a series of abusive and anticompetitive actions". The Court broke up the several entities that comprised Standard Oil and they eventually became competing firms.

In 1933, she was 22 years old when on December 5th, the Twenty-first Amendment to the United States Constitution was ratified. The 21st Amendment said "The eighteenth article of amendment to the Constitution of the United States is hereby repealed." Alcohol was legal again! It was the only amendment to the Constitution approved for the explicit purpose of repealing a previously existing amendment. South Carolina was the only state to reject the Amendment.

In 1946, she was 35 years old 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 1950, at the age of 39 years old, Ruth was alive when on October 2, Charlie Brown appeared in the first Peanuts comic strip - created by Charles Schultz - and he was the only character in that strip. That year, Schultz said that Charlie was 4 years old, but Charlie aged a bit through the years.

In 1987, in the year of Ruth Cwalina's passing, on October 19th, stock exchanges around the world crashed. Beginning in Hong Kong then spreading to Europe, the crash then hit the United States. It was called Black Monday. The Dow Jones fell 508 points to 1,738.74 (22.61%).

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