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Socorro C Merino (1928 - 2006)

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Socorro C Merino
1928 - 2006
Born
July 26, 1928
Death
October 1, 2006
Last Known Residence
Yorba Linda, Orange County, California 92886
Summary
Socorro C Merino of Yorba Linda, Orange County, California was born on July 26, 1928, and died at age 78 years old on October 1, 2006.
Updated: November 11, 2011
Biography ID: 85524375

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Yorba Linda, Orange County, California 92886
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July 26, 1928
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Socorro Merino passed away at age 78 years old on October 1, 2006. Socorro C Merino of Yorba Linda, Orange County, California was born on July 26, 1928.

Average Age & Life Expectancy

Socorro C Merino lived 11 years longer than the average Merino family member when she died at the age of 78.
The average age of a Merino family member is 67.
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1928 - 2006 World Events

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In 1928, in the year that Socorro C Merino was born, Mickie Mouse was born! He first appeared in Disney's Steamboat Willie, along with Minnie. Although they were in two previous shorts, this was the first to be distributed. Steamboat Willie took advantage of the new technology and was a "talkie" - music was coordinated with the animation. It became the most popular cartoon of its day.

In 1955, at the age of 27 years old, Socorro was alive when on September 10th the TV show "Gunsmoke" debuted on CBS. It went on to be television's longest-running western. Matt Dillon, Chester, Doc Adams, and Miss Kitty became household names.

In 1960, she was 32 years old when on September 26th, the first televised debate for a Presidential campaign in the United States - Kennedy vs Nixon - was held. Seventy million people watched the debate on TV. The debate pre-empted the very popular Andy Griffith Show.

In 1976, when she was 48 years old, The United States celebrated the Bicentennial of the adoption of the Declaration of Independence. It was a year long celebration, with the biggest events taking place on July 4th.

In 1987, by the time she was 59 years old, on October 19th, stock exchanges around the world crashed. Beginning in Hong Kong then spreading to Europe, the crash then hit the United States. It was called Black Monday. The Dow Jones fell 508 points to 1,738.74 (22.61%).

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