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Ruth Yoder (born 1926)

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Ruth (YODER) Fieg
1926
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July 2, 1926
Somerset County, Pennsylvania, United States
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Ruth Yoder was born on July 2, 1926 in Pennsylvania, United States. Her maiden name is YODER and she married into the Fieg family. She is the child of Sadie Trent and Hiram Yoder, with siblings Millard, Mary, Irene, Ada, Earnest, Royden, William, Ray, and Orville. According to her family tree, Ruth was mother to 6 children. She married James Fieg, and they had children Joyce Fieg, Janice Fieg, Rodney Fieg, Beverly Fieg, Rodger Fieg, and Randy Fieg.
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She was born on July 2, 1926 in Pennsylvania, United States. Ruth Yoder is the child of Sadie Trent and Hiram Yoder, with siblings Millard, Mary, Irene, Ada, Earnest, Royden, William, Ray, and Orville. According to her family tree, Ruth was mother to 6 children. She married James Fieg, and they had children Joyce Fieg, Janice Fieg, Rodney Fieg, Beverly Fieg, Rodger Fieg, and Randy Fieg.
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In 1926, in the year that Ruth Yoder was born, on October 31st, Harry Houdini died in Michigan. Houdini was the most famed magician of his time and perhaps of all time, especially for his acts involving escapes - from handcuffs, straitjackets, chains, ropes slung from skyscrapers, and more. He was president of the Society of American Magicians and stringently upheld professional ethics. He died of complications from a ruptured appendix. Although he had received a blow to the area a couple of days previously, the connection between the blow and his appendicitis is disputed.

In 1949, on April 4th, NATO (the North Atlantic Treaty Organization) was established. Twelve nations originally signed the North Atlantic Treaty - the United States, Great Britain, France, Belgium, the Netherlands, Denmark, Italy, Luxembourg, Norway, Iceland, Canada, and Portugal. Greece, Turkey, and West Germany later joined. Today, there are 26 nations in NATO.

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 1980, 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.

In 1990, after 27 years in prison, Nelson Mandela, the leader of the movement to end South African apartheid was released on February 11th 1990.

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