Ruth York (1919 - 2007)

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Ruth York
1919 - 2007
updated February 06, 2019
Ruth York was born on May 9, 1919. She died on July 27, 2007 at 88 years of age. We know that Ruth York had been residing in .

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Ruth York passed away on July 27, 2007 at 88 years of age. She was born on May 9, 1919. We are unaware of information about Ruth's surviving family. We know that Ruth York had been residing in .
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In 1919, in the year that Ruth York was born, on January 6th, President Theodore Roosevelt died. Having gone to bed the previous night after being treated for breathing problems, the ex-President died in his sleep from a clot that had traveled to his lungs. He was 60. After a simple service, Roosevelt was buried on a hillside overlooking Oyster Bay.

In 1948, Ruth was 29 years old when on May 14th, the State of Israel was proclaimed by David Ben-Gurion, who became Israel's first Premier, and the U.S. officially recognized Israel. That evening, Egypt launched an air assault on Israel.

In 1965, when she was 46 years old, from August 11 to 16, riots broke out in Watts, a Black section of Los Angeles. An allegedly drunk African-American driver was stopped by LA police and, after a fight, police brutality was alleged - and the riots began. 34 people died in the rioting and over $40 million in property damage occurred. The National Guard was called in to help the LA police quell rioting.

In 1983, she was 64 years old when physicist Sally K. Ride, 32, became the first US woman astronaut in space as a crew member aboard space shuttle Challenger on June 18th. She was also the youngest (32) astronaut to go into space. Soviet cosmonaut Valentina Tereshkova was the first woman in space in 1963.

In 1991, Ruth was 72 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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TX
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Born: around 1964
TX
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Born: around 1953
TX
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Born: around 1951
TX
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Born: around 1937
TX
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Born: around 1952
TX
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Born: around 1917
TX
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Born: around 1947
TX
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Born: around 1944
TX
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Born: around 1943
TX
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Born: around 1931
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Jun 15, 1911 - Aug 11, 1994
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Aug 4, 1917 - Jul 30, 1987
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Sep 13, 1893 - January 1963
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Jun 24, 1910 - Apr 16, 1992
Catherine C York
Jun 16, 1905 - Sep 21, 2008
Fairport, NY
Wayne York
Sep 27, 1900 - June 1972
Scarborough, ME
Norman York
Feb 20, 1884 - September 1972
Elwin N York
Oct 3, 1913 - Feb 27, 1989
George H York
Mar 15, 1902 - Nov 19, 1990
Westbrook, ME
Bertha M York
May 4, 1914 - December 1989
Cyril York
Mar 31, 1905 - September 1982
Silver Spring, MD
James W York
Apr 11, 1915 - Jan 15, 1994
Farmington, ME
Howard York
Aug 16, 1920 - May 1970
Ralph York
Nov 12, 1891 - June 1970
Tampa, FL
Howard York
Jul 15, 1895 - May 1976
Westbrook, ME
Eddie York
Jun 7, 1894 - April 1969
North Vassalboro, ME
Arthur York Sr
Nov 15, 1885 - January 1972
Petersburg, VA
William York
Dec 18, 1913 - August 1985
Nashua, NH
Ward York
May 23, 1893 - January 1974
Belfast, ME
Helen S York
Feb 12, 1919 - Aug 10, 2010
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