Thelma Y Floyd (1924 - 1988)

Thelma Y Floyd
1924 - 1988
updated February 06, 2019
Thelma Y Floyd was born on September 24, 1924. She died on February 8, 1988 at 63 years old. We know that Thelma Y Floyd had been residing in Jacksonville, Duval County, Florida 32206.
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Thelma Y Floyd died on February 8, 1988 at 63 years old. She was born on September 24, 1924. We have no information about Thelma's surviving family. We know that Thelma Y Floyd had been residing in Jacksonville, Duval County, Florida 32206.
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In 1924, in the year that Thelma Y Floyd was born, Macy's department store in New York held its first "Thanksgiving parade" on November 27th at 9a - during church services but leaving plenty of time to attend the big football game between Syracuse and Columbia universities. The parade was held as a way to promote the opening of the “World’s Largest Store” and its 1 million square feet of retail space in Manhattan’s Herald Square. The parade was 6 miles long and included floats, Macy's employees dressed as clowns, cowboys, and sword-wielding knights, and animals from Central Park Zoo. Santa Claus, of course, brought up the rear - opening the Christmas shopping season for Macy's.

In 1933, at the age of merely 9 years old, Thelma was alive when on March 4th, Franklin Delano Roosevelt became the 32nd President of the United States. He was elected four times (equaled by no other President) and guided the United States through the Great Depression, the Dust Bowl, and World War 2. His wife was his cousin Eleanor Roosevelt (Teddy Roosevelt's niece) who President Truman called "First Lady of the World". Some of the major programs that survive from his presidency are the Securities and Exchange Commission, the Wagner Act (The National Labor Relations Act of 1935) , the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation and Social Security.

In 1946, Thelma was 22 years old when on July 4th, the Philippines gained independence from the United States. In 1964, Independence Day in the Philippines was moved from July 4th to June 12th at the insistence of nationalists and historians.

In 1978, when she was 54 years old, on July 25th, Louise Brown, the first "test-tube baby", was born at Oldham Hospital in London. Louise was conceived through IVF (in vitro fertilization), a controversial and experimental procedure at the time.

In 1988, in the year of Thelma Y Floyd's passing, on December 16th, 1988 the popular film Rain Man was released. Featuring Dustin Hoffman and Tom Cruise. this film brought attention to autistic savants and was based on the "megasavant" Laurence Kim Peek. The film would later go to win four Oscars including Best Picture, Best Original Screenplay, Best Director and Best Actor in a Leading Role.

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Feb 24, 1918 - Apr 13, 2005
Dec 19, 1898 - June 1985
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Nov 30, 1902 - September 1976
Nov 8, 1900 - October 1991
Dec 12, 1910 - Jan 4, 2002
Apr 5, 1906 - July 1984
Mar 27, 1924 - October 1979
Mar 13, 1938 - Oct 5, 2006
Dec 16, 1917 - Jul 16, 2005
Oct 26, 1915 - January 1977
Jan 22, 1924 - July 1987
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Apr 11, 1917 - Jul 25, 2009
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Jan 20, 1895 - Jun 14, 1992
Aug 17, 1916 - Apr 1, 2002
Sep 11, 1923 - Jan 8, 1996
May 12, 1919 - July 1985
Apr 14, 1904 - June 1984
Jan 7, 1923 - Jan 29, 2003
Aug 22, 1903 - Feb 14, 1991
Mar 3, 1911 - Jan 31, 2005
Jun 12, 1900 - April 1981
Apr 13, 1957 - Mar 11, 2010
Oct 12, 1921 - May 13, 1999
Mar 29, 1924 - Feb 14, 1997
Nov 5, 1899 - March 1973
Sep 4, 1896 - April 1990
Aug 3, 1910 - Feb 20, 2005
Feb 6, 1957 - May 11, 2008
Nov 24, 1912 - Jul 22, 1997
May 10, 1925 - February 1978

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