Stella Broughton Cupit (1899 - 1985)

A photo of Stella Broughton Cupit
Add photo
Stella Broughton Cupit
1899 - 1985
Born
1899
Death
1985
Ekew, Australia
Last Known Residence
Ekew, Australia
Summary
Stella Broughton Cupit was born in 1899. She was born to George Cupit and Alice Cupit. She died in 1985 in Ekew, Australia at 86 years old.
Updated: February 6, 2019
ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM
Show & Tell Her Story
Share your memories, stories, and photos so that Stella is always remembered.
Update biobiography
What's this?

This collaborative biography is for you to show & tell Stella's life so that she is always remembered.

Biography
Stella Broughton Cupit
Most commonly known as
Stella Broughton Cupit
Full name
Other names or aliases
Ekew, Australia
Last known residence
Female
Gender
Stella Cupit was born in
Birth
Stella Cupit died in in Ekew, Australia
Death
Stella Cupit was born in
Stella Cupit died in in Ekew, Australia
Birth
Death
Heritage
Childhood
Adulthood

Average Age

Life Expectancy

+ Add

Stella's Family Tree

Stella Broughton Cupit
Partner
Child
Partner
Child
Sibling

Friends

Friends can be as close as family. Add Stella's family friends, and her friends from childhood through adulthood.

Add bio

Pictures really do say a thousand words. Share photos of Stella and the Cupit family.
Photo

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Leave a comment to ask questions, share information, or simply to show that you care about Stella.

Cancel

Share Stella's obituary or write your own to preserve her legacy.

Stella Broughton Cupit died in 1985 in Ekew, Australia at 86 years old. She was born in 1899. She was born to George Cupit and Alice Cupit.

Refresh this page to see various historical events that occurred during Stella's lifetime.

In 1899, in the year that Stella Broughton Cupit was born, on February 14th, the first voting machines were approved by Congress for use in federal elections. Several states were already using voting machines in their elections and the Federal government was finally convinced of their safety and accuracy.

In 1921, when she was 22 years old, on March 4, Warren G. Harding became President. Previously a U.S. Senator, Lieutenant Governor, and Ohio State Senator, Harding was a popular President. But many scandals plagued his short administration (he died in office after 2 and a half years), including the revelations of one of his mistresses and the Teapot Dome scandal. Historically, Harding is rated as one of the worst Presidents.

In 1939, she was 40 years old when in May, Disney's Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, the first full-length animated film, reached a total international gross of $6.5 million which made it (to then) the most successful sound film of all time. First released in December 1937, it was originally dubbed "Disney's Folly" but the premiere received a standing ovation from the audience. At the 11th Academy Awards in February 1939, Walt Disney won an Academy Honorary Award - a full-size Oscar statuette and seven miniature ones - for Snow White.

In 1966, at the age of 67 years old, Stella was alive when 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 1985, in the year of Stella Broughton Cupit's passing, on March 15th, the first internet domain name was registered - Symbolics.com. Symbolics, Inc., a spinoff of the MIT AI Lab, was a computer manufacturer headquartered in Massachusetts. The company no longer exists and the domain name was sold 25 years later.

Created on Jun 04, 2020 by Daniel Pinna
See Success Stories
"Thank you for helping me find my family & friends again so many years after I lost them. I get the chance to remember them all this time later."

Highlights of just a few of the many successes of sharing memories on AncientFaces. From reuniting lost or 'orphan' photos with their families, seeing faces of relatives for the first time, to the many connections made with family & friends.

These special moments are why it's important we share.
Back to Top