Ruth Gardner (1897 - 1979)

Ruth Gardner
1897 - 1979
updated February 06, 2019
Ruth Gardner was born on July 6, 1897. She died in June 1979 at 81 years of age. We know that Ruth Gardner had been residing in Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania 15212.
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Ruth Gardner passed away in June 1979 at age 81. She was born on July 6, 1897. We have no information about Ruth's surviving family. We know that Ruth Gardner had been residing in Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania 15212.
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In 1897, in the year that Ruth Gardner was born, in the January 22nd issue of "Engineering", the word "computer" was first used to refer to a mechanical calculation device. Previously - since the 17th century - the term computer meant "one who computes" and referred to human beings who worked with numbers.

In 1902, Ruth was just 5 years old when the modern air conditioner was invented by Willis H. Carrier. The company that he worked for needed to find a way to control humidity and by solving this problem, Carrier created a system that could be used for cooling the rooms of a house. The Sun Belt thanks him!

In 1931, when she was 34 years old, in March, “The Star Spangled Banner” officially became the national anthem by congressional resolution. Other songs had previously been used - among them, "My Country, 'Tis of Thee", "God Bless America", and "America the Beautiful". There was fierce debate about making "The Star Spangled Banner" the national anthem - Southerners and veterans organizations supported it, pacifists and educators opposed it.

In 1966, she was 69 years old when on July 1st, Medicare became available after President Johnson signed into law the Medicare Act in 1965. President Truman had received the first Medicare card since he had been the first to propose national healthcare law. insurance.

In 1979, in the year of Ruth Gardner's passing, on November 4th, Iranian militant students seized the US embassy in Teheran and held 52 American citizens and diplomats hostage for 444 days. They were released at the end of the inauguration speech of the newly elected Ronald Reagan.

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Other Ruth Gardners

c. 1906 - Unknown
c. 1913 - Unknown
c. 1914 - Unknown
c. 1911 - Unknown
c. 1919 - Unknown
c. 1923 - Unknown
Jul 13, 1927 - Jan 31, 2011
Jun 8, 1925 - Jul 9, 2008
Dec 31, 1969 - Mar 27, 1983
Aug 11, 1917 - Nov 15, 1971
Oct 16, 1921 - Mar 12, 1957
Oct 23, 1902 - Jun 19, 1979
Jul 22, 1923 - Nov 21, 1977
Sep 20, 1914 - May 7, 1988
Dec 24, 1919 - Apr 17, 1987
c. 1886 - Oct 16, 1934
c. 1904 - Jul 28, 1907
c. 1898 - Sep 24, 1916
c. 1906 - Oct 10, 1907
c. 1940 - Unknown

Other Gardners

Apr 25, 1902 - June 1967
Feb 4, 1907 - Sep 7, 1994
Jan 12, 1921 - May 7, 2005
Jan 3, 1908 - March 1984
Sep 14, 1922 - Oct 25, 1990
Oct 8, 1922 - Sep 28, 2003
Jan 22, 1921 - May 1972
Feb 26, 1907 - Aug 4, 1990
Dec 19, 1920 - Jan 30, 2006
Oct 12, 1886 - August 1977
Sep 1, 1919 - January 1988
Dec 26, 1920 - Apr 18, 1994
Apr 22, 1921 - Dec 26, 1995
Oct 20, 1913 - May 15, 2002
Sep 25, 1902 - August 1964
Jun 26, 1910 - Jan 22, 1999
Jun 30, 1922 - Nov 30, 2003
Jul 22, 1894 - March 1971
May 26, 1920 - January 1974
Sep 20, 1920 - Sep 6, 2002

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Dec 21, 1921 - January 1974
Aug 30, 1908 - Mar 19, 1996
Dec 30, 1919 - Mar 15, 1998
Dec 18, 1902 - March 1986
Jan 27, 1921 - January 1984
Oct 31, 1921 - Jul 1, 2001
Mar 4, 1891 - May 1969
Jun 14, 1922 - Aug 22, 2000
Feb 28, 1913 - November 1986
Jul 18, 1917 - Nov 21, 2005
Feb 23, 1915 - May 1991
Aug 24, 1914 - Oct 15, 1979
Sep 25, 1920 - Jul 4, 2009
Oct 16, 1908 - Sep 18, 1991
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