Shirley Ann Briggs (died 1949)

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Shirley Ann Briggs
? - 1949 (edit)
updated February 06, 2019
Shirley Ann Briggs was born to Briggs Colin Jeffrey Briggs and Joyce Marjorie Woolley Briggs, and we currently have no other siblings in her family tree. She died in 1949 in Watta, Australia.


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Shirley Briggs died in in Watta, Australia

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Shirley Ann Briggs died in 1949 in Watta, Australia. She was born to Briggs Colin Jeffrey Briggs and Joyce Marjorie Woolley Briggs, and we currently have no other siblings in her family tree.
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In 1840, on May 7th, the Great Natchez Tornado hit Mississippi. Around 2p, the second deadliest tornado in U.S. history hit Natchez and the surrounding area. It has been estimated to be a F4 or F5 storm and over 317 people were killed - 109 were injured.

In 1885, on June 17th, the Statue of Liberty arrived in New York Harbor. Two hundred thousand people and hundreds of boats greeted the statue. It had to be assembled but that had to wait until the pedestal was completed the following April.

In 1895, on September 3rd, in Latrobe, PA, the first professional football game was played. The game was between the Latrobe YMCA and the Jeannette Athletic Club. Latrobe won 12 - 0.

In 1938, on June 25th (a Saturday) the Fair Labor Standards Act was signed into law by President Roosevelt (along with 120 other bills). The Act banned oppressive child labor, set the minimum hourly wage at 25 cents, and established the maximum workweek at 44 hours. It faced a lot of opposition and in fighting for it, Roosevelt said "Do not let any calamity-howling executive with an income of $1,000 a day, ...tell you...that a wage of $11 a week is going to have a disastrous effect on all American industry."

In 1949, in the year of Shirley Ann Briggs's passing, on January 25th, the first Emmy Awards (for television) were handed out in Los Angeles. Shirley Dinsdale won for the Most Outstanding Television Personality and Pantomime Quiz Time earned an Emmy for the Most Popular Television Program.

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Shirley J Briggs
Born: around 1918
District Of Columbia, United States
Shirley Edith Briggs
1931 - 1979
Footscray, Australia
Shirley Briggs
1937 - 1967
Melbourne, Australia

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Arthur Cyril Briggs
1897 - 1949
Altona, Australia
Briggs David Briggs

Altona, Australia
Salcinia Smith Briggs

Altona, Australia
Ferdinand Briggs
1892 - 1949
Stawell, Australia
Briggs Robert James Briggs

Stawell, Australia
Elizabeth Pearce Briggs

Stawell, Australia
Margaret Jane Briggs
1881 - 1950
Kew, Australia
Uk Briggs

Kew, Australia
Elizabeth Briggs
1879 - 1950
East Melbourne, Australia
William Briggs

East Melbourne, Australia
Sarah Ann Ross Briggs

East Melbourne, Australia
Robert Alfred Briggs
1915 - 1950
Richmond, Australia
Robert Alfred Briggs

Fitzroy, Australia
Annie Maria Syers Briggs

Fitzroy, Australia
Clarice Rose Briggs
1885 - 1950
Ghuntly, Australia
Joyce Albert Samuel Briggs

Ghuntly, Australia
Ellen Carne Briggs

Ghuntly, Australia

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Edward Smithies
1890 - 1949
Watta, Australia
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Watta, Australia
Elizabeth Scott Smithies

Watta, Australia
John Peter Rea
Died: 1949
Watta, Australia
Rea William Rea

Watta, Australia
Dory Jones Rea

Watta, Australia
Alex Johnson
1882 - 1949
Watta, Australia
Luigi Cencig
1885 - 1949
Watta, Australia
Edward Byrnes
1870 - 1949
Watta, Australia
Byrnes Frederick Byrnes

Watta, Australia
Ellen Downes Byrnes

Watta, Australia
Ryan Walter Michael Ryan

Watta, Australia
Donna Janece Robinson
1946 - 1949
Watta, Australia
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