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Velma Cutter (1936 - 1991)

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Velma Cutter
1936 - 1991
Born
September 18, 1936
Death
May 25, 1991
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Velma Cutter was born on September 18, 1936, and died at age 54 years old on May 25, 1991. Family, friend, or fan, this family history biography is for you to remember Velma Cutter.
Updated: November 7, 2011
Biography ID: 65796448

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Velma Cutter passed away at age 54 years old on May 25, 1991. Velma Cutter was born on September 18, 1936. Family, friend, or fan, this family history biography is for you to remember Velma Cutter.

Average Age & Life Expectancy

Velma Cutter lived 19 years shorter than the average Cutter family member when she died at the age of 54.
The average age of a Cutter family member is 73.
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1936 - 1991 World Events

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In 1936, in the year that Velma Cutter was born, on November 2nd, the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) debuted the world's first regular high-definition television service. The channel had a short schedule - Monday through Saturday, 3:00p to 4:00p and 9:00p to 10:00p. The first broadcast was "Opening of the BBC Television Service".

In 1942, Velma was merely 6 years old when on November 28th at 10:15p, a nightclub in Boston, the Cocoanut Grove, caught fire. The origins of the fire are unknown but it killed 492 people - the deadliest nightclub fire in U.S. history. Hundreds more were injured. The disaster was so shocking that it replaced World War II in the headlines and lead to reforms in safety standards and codes.

In 1954, Velma was 18 years old when on May 17th, the Supreme Court released a decision on Brown v. Board of Education of Topeka. The ruling stated that state laws establishing separate public schools for black and white students was unconstitutional thus paving the way for integration in schools.

In 1973, Velma was 37 years old when on August 15th, amidst rising calls for the impeachment of President Richard Nixon, Congress imposed an end to the bombing of Cambodia.

In 1991, in the year of Velma Cutter's passing, on January 16th, Allied forces began the first phase of Operation Desert Storm. Saddam Hussein's forces had previously invaded the sovereign state of Kuwait and the focus of the operation was to remove his Iraqi troops from Kuwait. On February 24th, the ground war began. Within 100 hours, American ground troops declared Kuwait liberated.

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