Ruth I Colley (1906 - 1998)

Ruth I Colley
1906 - 1998
updated February 06, 2019
Ruth I Colley was born on July 4, 1906. She died on April 29, 1998 at 91 years of age. We know that Ruth I Colley had been residing in Dearborn, Wayne County, Michigan 48124.
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Ruth I Colley died on April 29, 1998 at 91 years old. She was born on July 4, 1906. We are unaware of information about Ruth's immediate family. We know that Ruth I Colley had been residing in Dearborn, Wayne County, Michigan 48124.
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In 1906, in the year that Ruth I Colley was born, Finland became the first European country to give women the vote and to allow them to run for political office. (Women in Australia and New Zealand already had that right but couldn't run for office.) Although Finland belonged to the Russian Empire, there was great unrest and the Tsar wanted to broker a quick peace. As a part of the brokered peace, women got the vote.

In 1937, Ruth was 31 years old 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 1966, she was 60 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 1977, by the time she was 71 years old, on May 25th, Star Wars premiered in theaters. Eventually, it became the highest-grossing film of all time - until E.T. surpassed it a few years later. It was an immediate hit with theatergoers.

In 1998, in the year of Ruth I Colley's passing, on December 19th, the House of Representatives initiated impeachment charges against U.S. President Bill Clinton. He was subsequently acquitted of these charges by the Senate on February 12th.

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Feb 7, 1948 - Jan 24, 2003
Feb 22, 1935 - Oct 31, 1998
Jan 24, 1912 - April 1975
Aug 16, 1917 - July 1989
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Jan 28, 1908 - Aug 2, 1988
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Jul 25, 1920 - February 1980
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May 4, 1918 - February 1990
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Nov 27, 1933 - Nov 23, 2002
Sep 4, 1933 - Jul 20, 2000
Jan 20, 1937 - Mar 25, 1999
Sep 28, 1901 - January 1974
Jan 25, 1907 - November 1982
Jun 24, 1910 - Feb 2, 1997
Dec 15, 1899 - Feb 15, 1970
Aug 12, 1910 - April 1980
Aug 2, 1922 - Dec 11, 2007
Jan 13, 1895 - December 1959
Dec 25, 1921 - Feb 8, 1996
Aug 10, 1909 - April 1965
Mar 7, 1880 - Nov 2, 1963
Nov 6, 1936 - September 1979
Jul 26, 1934 - Nov 24, 2005
Dec 12, 1938 - Jun 6, 2008

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Sep 18, 1887 - February 1966
Dec 25, 1904 - July 1969
Feb 26, 1889 - January 1969
Dec 21, 1921 - Mar 16, 1996
Jul 29, 1923 - Aug 5, 2000
Aug 6, 1901 - Sep 6, 1992
Apr 9, 1907 - June 1984
Feb 16, 1902 - October 1988
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May 10, 1906 - Aug 14, 1997
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