Vera M Hood (1926 - 2006)

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Vera M Hood
1926 - 2006
updated February 06, 2019
Vera M Hood was born on June 28, 1926. She died on February 6, 2006 at 79 years old. We know that Vera M Hood had been residing in Fort Morgan, Morgan County, Colorado 80701.


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Vera M Hood died on February 6, 2006 at 79 years old. She was born on June 28, 1926. We have no information about Vera's immediate family. We know that Vera M Hood had been residing in Fort Morgan, Morgan County, Colorado 80701.
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In 1926, in the year that Vera M Hood was born, on October 31st, Harry Houdini died in Michigan. Houdini was the most famed magician of his time and perhaps of all time, especially for his acts involving escapes - from handcuffs, straitjackets, chains, ropes slung from skyscrapers, and more. He was president of the Society of American Magicians and stringently upheld professional ethics. He died of complications from a ruptured appendix. Although he had received a blow to the area a couple of days previously, the connection between the blow and his appendicitis is disputed.

In 1940, she was merely 14 years old when on September 16th, the Selective Training and Service Act of 1940, was enacted - the first peacetime draft in U.S. history. Men between 21 and 36 were required to register with their draft boards. When World War II began, men between 18 and 45 were subject to service and men up to 65 were required to register.

In 1968, Vera was 42 years old when on January 31st, the North Vietnamese launched the Tet Offensive, a turning point in the Vietnam War. 70,000 North Vietnamese and Viet Cong forces swarmed into South Vietnam. The South Vietnamese and US troops held off the offensive but it was such fierce fighting that the U.S. public began to turn against the war.

In 1979, by the time she was 53 years old, on March 28th, a partial nuclear meltdown occurred at the power plant at Three Mile Island Pennsylvania. Radiation leaked into the environment, resulting in a rating of 5 on a scale of 7 ("Accident With Wider Consequences") . It ended up costing $1 billion to clean up the site.

In 1984, at the age of 58 years old, Vera was alive when due to outrage about "Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom" (it seemed too "dark" to many and it was rated PG), a new rating was devised - PG-13. The first film rated PG-13 was "Red Dawn".

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Jul 25, 1990 - Sep 4, 2008
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Apr 10, 1955 - Oct 28, 2002
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Mae Hood
Jun 26, 1888 - May 1979
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Mar 23, 1909 - June 1983
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Robert Hood
Jan 12, 1895 - January 1963
New Mexico
Korena K Hood
Dec 11, 1963 - Jan 21, 2003
Lordsburg, NM
Lenson Hood
Oct 4, 1959 - May 1977
Church Rock, New Mexico
Philip C Hood
Dec 20, 1918 - Sep 5, 2002
Tucson, AZ
Arthur Hood
Sep 20, 1902 - April 1975
Crane, Texas
Kedzie Hood
Nov 3, 1889 - January 1975
San Clemente, California
Ralph E Hood
May 21, 1906 - Sep 8, 1995
Carlsbad, NM
Charles Hood
Apr 15, 1903 - May 1974
Fort Worth, Texas
James Hood
Apr 30, 1898 - October 1981
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