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Ruth (Powell) Drew (born 1937)

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Ruth Drew
1937
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c. 1937
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Ruth (Powell) Drew was born c. 1937. According to her family tree, she married Gerald C. Drew on August 25, 2001 in Texas . We know that Ruth (Powell) Drew had been residing in Texas .
Updated: February 6, 2019
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Married at: 7 County, TX
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Ruth (Powell) Drew was born c. 1937. According to her family tree, she married Gerald C. Drew on August 25, 2001 in Texas . We know that Ruth (Powell) Drew had been residing in Texas .
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In 1937, in the year that Ruth (Powell) Drew was born, 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 1948, on January 30th, Mahatma Gandhi was assassinated in New Delhi by a member of a Hindu nationalist party who thought that Gandhi was too accommodating to Muslims. The man, Nathuram Godse, shot Gandhi 3 times. He died immediately. The shooter was tried, convicted, and hung in November 1949.

In 1956, on May 20th, the U.S. tested the first hydrogen bomb dropped from a plane over Bikini Atoll. Previously, hydrogen bombs had only been tested on the ground. The Atomic Age moved forward.

In 1966, on September 8th, the first Star Trek episode, "The Man Trap," was broadcast on NBC. The plot concerned a creature that sucked salt from human bodies. The original series only aired for 3 seasons due to low ratings.

In 1972, on November 7th, Richard Nixon won re-election, amidst the dawning knowledge of the Watergate scandal, by 60.7% to anti-war candidate George McGovern's 37.5%.

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