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Thelma Mosley (1911 - 1978)

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Thelma Mosley
1911 - 1978
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October 9, 1911
Death
December 1978
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Baltimore, Baltimore City County, Maryland 21216
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Thelma Mosley was born on October 9, 1911. She died in December 1978 at 67 years old. We know that Thelma Mosley had been residing in Baltimore, Baltimore City County, Maryland 21216.
Updated: October 7, 2011
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Thelma Mosley passed away in December 1978 at age 67. She was born on October 9, 1911. We are unaware of information about Thelma's family. We know that Thelma Mosley had been residing in Baltimore, Baltimore City County, Maryland 21216.
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In 1911, in the year that Thelma Mosley was born, British physicist Ernest Rutherford (born in New Zealand), along with German physicist Hans Geiger, discovered the structure of an atom. He found that atoms had nuclei (a nucleus) and were circled by electrons, much as planets orbit the sun.

In 1941, when she was 30 years old, on June 25th, President Roosevelt signed Executive Order 8802, prohibiting racial discrimination in the defense industry. EO 8802 was the first federal action to prohibit employment discrimination - without prejudice as to "race, creed, color, or national origin" - in the U.S. Civil Rights groups had planned a march on Washington D.C. to protest for equal rights but with the signing of the Order, they canceled the March.

In 1953, Thelma was 42 years old when on January 20th, Dwight D. Eisenhower became the 34th President of the United States. Formerly the 1st Supreme Allied Commander Europe in World War II, Eisenhower had never previously held a political office.

In 1967, she was 56 years old when between June 5th and 10th, Israeli and Egypt, Jordan, and Syria fought what came to be called the "Six-Day War". The hostilities began when Israel launched "preemptive" strikes against Egypt, destroying nearly its entire air force. It ended with Israel occupying the Sinai Peninsula, Golan Heights, Gaza Strip and West Bank.

In 1978, in the year of Thelma Mosley's passing, on November 18th, Jim Jones's Peoples Temple followers committed mass suicide in Jonestown, Guyana - where they had moved, from San Francisco, as a group. Jones was the leader of the cult and ordered his followers to drink cyanide-laced punch, which they did. Whole families (women and children included) died - more than 900 people in all.

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