Talma Perkins (1922 - 1985)

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Talma Perkins
1922 - 1985
April 14, 1922
October 1985
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Melbourne, Brevard County, Florida 32935
Talma Perkins was born on April 14, 1922. Talma died in October 1985 at 63 years of age. We know that Talma Perkins had been residing in Melbourne, Brevard County, Florida 32935.
Updated: November 4, 2011
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Talma Perkins died in October 1985 at 63 years old. Talma was born on April 14, 1922. There is no information about Talma's immediate family. We know that Talma Perkins had been residing in Melbourne, Brevard County, Florida 32935.

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In 1922, in the year that Talma Perkins was born, from October 22nd - 29th, 3,000 men of Benito Mussolini's National Fascist Party marched on Rome. (Mussolini waited in Milan, he did not participate in the March.) The day after the March Mussolini went to Rome and the King of Italy handed over power to Mussolini, in part because he was supported by the military, the business class, and the right-wing factions of Italy.

In 1935, by the time this person was merely 13 years old, the BOI's name (the Bureau of Investigation) was changed to the FBI (Federal Bureau of Investigation) and it officially became a separate agency with the Department of Justice. J. Edgar Hoover, the Chief of the BOI, continued in his office and became the first Director of the FBI. The FBI's responsibility is to "detect and prosecute crimes against the United States".

In 1947, when this person was 25 years old, in June, the Marshall Plan was proposed to help European nations recover economically from World War II. It passed the conservative Republican Congress in March of 1948. After World War I, the economic devastation of Germany caused by burdensome reparations payments led to the rise of Hitler. The Allies didn't want this to happen again and the Marshall Plan was devised to make sure that those conditions didn't arise again.

In 1958, at the age of 36 years old, Talma was alive when on March 24th, Elvis Presley was inducted into the United States Army. Although he could have served in Special Services as an entertainer, he chose to become a regular soldier. Almost everyone thought it would be the end of his career - it wasn't.

In 1985, in the year of Talma Perkins's passing, on March 7th, the song "We Are the World" was released as a charity effort to alleviate the African famine. The song was written by Michael Jackson and Lionel Richie, and produced by Quincy Jones. They were joined by 37 other famous singers in the recording studio and a phenomena had begun

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