Shirley M Jensen (1918 - 2003)

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Spokane, Spokane County, Washington

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Betty Jensen

Betty Jensen

Anne Marie Pouline Jensen

Anne Marie Pouline Jensen

Ruth Marie (Jensen) Holst

Ruth Marie (Jensen) Holst

Eleanor (Jensen) Halverson Washburn Aune

Eleanor (Jensen) Halverson Washburn Aune

Eleanor (Jensen) Halverson Washburn Aune

Eleanor (Jensen) Halverson Washburn Aune

Helen A. (Jensen) Freyman

Helen A. (Jensen) Freyman

Helen A. (Jensen) Freyman

Helen A. (Jensen) Freyman

Alice Ragnhild (Jensen) Johnson

Alice Ragnhild (Jensen) Johnson

Alice Ragnhild (Jensen) Johnson

Alice Ragnhild (Jensen) Johnson

Alphield Caroline Hammer Jensen

Alphield Caroline Hammer Jensen

Eleanor (Jensen) Halverson Washburn Aune

Eleanor (Jensen) Halverson Washburn Aune

Hans Jensen

Hans Jensen

Alphield Carline Hammer Jensen

Alphield Carline Hammer Jensen

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Edward & Eleanor (Jensen) Aune Betty Jensen Anne Marie Pouline Jensen Ruth Marie (Jensen) Holst

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1918 - In the year that Shirley M Jensen was born, in July, Russian revolutionaries executed the former Tzar Nicholas II and his immediate family. While it was rumored that two of the children had survived, it was later proven through DNA analysis - when their bodies were found - that the entire family had been killed.

1926 - By the time she was just 8 years old, 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.

1969 - When she was 51 years old, on July 20th, the first men walked on the moon. Apollo 11 astronauts Neil A. Armstrong and Edwin E. Aldrin Jr. both walked on the moon but it was Armstrong who first stepped on the moon. They fulfilled the promise of President Kennedy's commitment in 1961 to put a man on the moon before the end of the decade.

1971 - By the time she was 53 years old, in March, Congress passed the Twenty-sixth Amendment to the United States Constitution, which lowered the voting age to 18 (from 21). It was a response to the criticism that men could fight at 18, but not vote for the policies and politicians who sent them to war. The states quickly ratified the Amendment and it was signed into law on July 1st by President Richard Nixon.

1982 - She was 64 years old when on June 30th, time ran out on the Equal Rights Amendment (ERA). The Amendment had only received 35 of the necessary 38 state ratifications. First sent to the states in 1972, the Amendment stated that "Equality of rights under the law shall not be denied or abridged by the United States or by any State on account of sex".

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Shirley M Jensen died on January 30, 2003 at 84 years of age. There is no known cause of death. She was born on July 16, 1918. We are unaware of information about Shirley's immediate family. We know that Shirley M Jensen had been residing in Spokane, Spokane County, Washington.

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