Ruth Darst (1897 - 1969)

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Ruth Darst
1897 - 1969
updated February 06, 2019
Ruth Darst was born on December 7, 1897. She died in June 1969 at age 71. We know that Ruth Darst had been residing in Omaha, Douglas County, Nebraska 68144.


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Ruth Darst passed away in June 1969 at 71 years old. She was born on December 7, 1897. We are unaware of information about Ruth's family or relationships. We know that Ruth Darst had been residing in Omaha, Douglas County, Nebraska 68144.
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In 1897, in the year that Ruth Darst was born, on July 17th, the Klondike Gold Rush began when the first successful prospectors returned to Seattle after mining in the Yukon. They arrived on the ships Excelsior and Portland, bringing vast quantities of gold - over $32,000,000 in today's money - and everyone rushed to become rich in the Yukon.

In 1903, at the age of just 6 years old, Ruth was alive when the United States Department of Commerce and Labor was created by President Theodore Roosevelt to control the excesses of big business. Renamed the Department of Commerce 10 years later, many departments concerned with workers were transferred to the Department of Labor at that time. Another spin-off, the Bureau of Corporations, became the Federal Trade Commission.

In 1917, she was 20 years old when the U.S. Virgin Islands were purchased from Denmark in January. While they are U.S. citizens, Virgin Islanders are ineligible to vote for the President of the United States.

In 1950, Ruth was 53 years old when on June 25th, the Korean War began when North Korean Communist forces crossed the 38th parallel. The Soviet Union and China backed North Korea and the U.N., primarily the United States backed South Korea.

In 1969, in the year of Ruth Darst's passing, in August, a previously planned small concert turned into a (free) more than 400,000 strong gathering of attendees and bands at Max Yasgur's farm in upstate New York - now called Woodstock. Just some of the 32 acts: Richie Havens, Joe Cocker, Janis Joplin, Jimi Hendrix, The Who, Joan Baez, Crosby, Stills, Nash and Young, Jefferson Airplane, Country Joe, Santana, The Band, and Sly and the Family Stone.

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