Ruth E Brown (1918 - 1997)

Ruth E Brown
1918 - 1997
updated February 06, 2019
Ruth E Brown was born on December 13, 1918. She died on October 19, 1997 at age 78. We know that Ruth E Brown had been residing in West Chester, Chester County, Pennsylvania 19380.


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Ruth E Brown passed away on October 19, 1997 at 78 years of age. She was born on December 13, 1918. We are unaware of information about Ruth's immediate family. We know that Ruth E Brown had been residing in West Chester, Chester County, Pennsylvania 19380.
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In 1918, in the year that Ruth E Brown was born, in January, President Wilson presented his Fourteen Points, which assured citizens that World War I was being fought for a moral cause and outlined a plan for postwar peace in Europe. The only leader of the Allies to present such a plan, the Europeans thought Wilson was being too idealistic. The points included free trade, open agreements, democracy and self-determination. They were based on the research and suggestions of 150 advisors.

In 1940, when she was 22 years old, on November 5th, President Franklin Roosevelt was elected to a third term, defeating Wendell Willkie of Indiana (a corporate lawyer). Roosevelt running for a third term was controversial. But the U.S. was emerging from the Great Recession and he promised that he would not involve the country in any foreign war (which of course changed when Japan bombed Pearl Harbor). Roosevelt defeated Willkie in the popular vote by 54.7 to 44.8% and in the Electoral College 449 to 82.

In 1951, Ruth was 33 years old 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 1972, Ruth was 54 years old when on September 5th, the Palestinian terrorist group Black September, with the assistance of German neo-nazis, kidnapped and killed 11 Israeli athletes at the Olympic Games in Munich. The attackers crept into the Olympic Village and abducted the athletes while they were sleeping. A German policeman was also killed.

In 1997, in the year of Ruth E Brown's passing, on July 1st, Hong Kong was returned to China. In 1898, Great Britain was awarded Hong Kong for 99 years. In a subsequent agreement, China agreed to allow Hong Kong to remain capitalist. So the handing over of the area ended British rule but did not change the economic system of Hong Kong.

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Mar 17, 1908 - September 1971
Apr 20, 1893 - January 1967
Jul 2, 1911 - January 1985
Dec 2, 1897 - June 1980
Apr 8, 1915 - April 1985
Mar 1, 1921 - May 4, 1998
Dec 12, 1920 - February 1982
Feb 16, 1914 - Jan 23, 1990
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Nov 22, 1917 - Jun 25, 1997
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May 4, 1917 - Sep 10, 2005
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