Ruth Mcconnell (1911 - 1980)

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Ruth Mcconnell
1911 - 1980
updated February 06, 2019
Ruth Mcconnell was born on June 4, 1911. She died in March 1980 at 68 years old. We know that Ruth Mcconnell had been residing in Warren, Jo Daviess County, Illinois 61087.


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Ruth Mcconnell died in March 1980 at 68 years of age. She was born on June 4, 1911. We have no information about Ruth's immediate family. We know that Ruth Mcconnell had been residing in Warren, Jo Daviess County, Illinois 61087.
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In 1911, in the year that Ruth Mcconnell was born, Norwegian explorer Roald Amundsen became the first man to reach the South Pole, along with four fellow Norwegian explorers. After hearing that Peary had beaten him to the North Pole, Amundsen decided to tackle the South Pole. On December 14th, he succeeded.

In 1929, when she was 18 years old, on October 29th (Black Tuesday), the stock market crashed in the United States. Billions of dollars were lost and some investors committed suicide as a result, having lost their fortunes. This ushered in the 12 year, worldwide Great Depression.

In 1965, when she was 54 years old, on March 8th, the first US combat troops arrived in Vietnam. The 3500 Marines joined 23,000 "advisors" already in South Vietnam. By the end of the year, 190,000 American soldiers were in the country.

In 1972, Ruth was 61 years old when on June 17th, 5 men were arrested by police in an attempt to bug the Democratic National Committee headquarters in Washington D.C.’s Watergate hotel. The burglars were found to be paid by cash from a slush fund used by the Committee for the Re-Election of the President - the official organization of President Nixon's campaign.

In 1980, in the year of Ruth Mcconnell's passing, on April 24th, a rescue attempt was begun in the Iranian Hostage Crisis. The attempt failed and 8 US servicemen were killed. Eight helicopters had been sent for the mission, but only 5 arrived in operating condition., Since the military had advised that the mission be aborted if there were fewer than 6 helicopters, President Carter stopped it. Upon leaving, a helicopter collided with a transport plane and the men were killed.

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