Ruth O York (1934 - 2003)

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Ruth O York
1934 - 2003
updated February 06, 2019
Ruth O York was born on March 4, 1934. She died on July 7, 2003 at age 69. We know that Ruth O York had been residing in El Paso, El Paso County, Texas 79934.


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Ruth O York passed away on July 7, 2003 at age 69. She was born on March 4, 1934. There is no information about Ruth's family. We know that Ruth O York had been residing in El Paso, El Paso County, Texas 79934.
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In 1934, in the year that Ruth O York was born, on November 11th 1933, an extremely strong dust storm hit South Dakota, stripping topsoil. Other strong dust storms had occurred during 1933. Severe droughts continued to hit the Great Plains and the dust storms devastated agricultural production as well as people's' lives for several years. The Roosevelt administration and scientists eventually determined that farming practices had caused the conditions that led to the dust storms and the changes they implemented in farming stopped the Dust Bowl.

In 1942, she was just 8 years old when due to World War II, automobile production in the United States was stopped on February 1st. A tire rationing program had begun the month before. Detroit - the main hub of car manufacturing - was ordered to free up assembly lines for military production. The president of the Automobile Manufacturers Association said “The automotive industry is in this war all the way". Some dealerships had to close and others expanded their repair shops. The used car market boomed (as did a black market in used cars).

In 1955, Ruth was 21 years old when on September 10th the TV show "Gunsmoke" debuted on CBS. It went on to be television's longest-running western. Matt Dillon, Chester, Doc Adams, and Miss Kitty became household names.

In 1987, Ruth was 53 years old when on October 19th, stock exchanges around the world crashed. Beginning in Hong Kong then spreading to Europe, the crash then hit the United States. It was called Black Monday. The Dow Jones fell 508 points to 1,738.74 (22.61%).

In 1991, Ruth was 57 years old when on December 25th, the Soviet Union flag was lowered and replaced by the Russian tricolor flag. It was the end of the Soviet Union. Mikhail Gorbachev resigned as President of the Soviet Union and Boris Yeltsin became President of the Russian Republic.

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Jan 10, 1901 - Jul 16, 1994
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Paris, TN
Hazel M York
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Arthur A York
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