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Vina M Mckittrick (1918 - 1994)

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Vina M Mckittrick
1918 - 1994
Born
May 14, 1918
Death
December 11, 1994
Last Known Residence
Newport, Carteret County, North Carolina 28570
Summary
Vina M Mckittrick of Newport, Carteret County, North Carolina was born on May 14, 1918, and died at age 76 years old on December 11, 1994.
Updated: October 6, 2011
Biography ID: 21142824

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Vina Mckittrick passed away at age 76 years old on December 11, 1994. Vina M Mckittrick of Newport, Carteret County, North Carolina was born on May 14, 1918.

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Vina M Mckittrick lived 3 years longer than the average Mckittrick family member when she died at the age of 76.
The average age of a Mckittrick family member is 73.
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In 1918, in the year that Vina M Mckittrick was born, in January, President Wilson presented his Fourteen Points, which assured citizens that World War I was being fought for a moral cause and outlined a plan for postwar peace in Europe. The only leader of the Allies to present such a plan, the Europeans thought Wilson was being too idealistic. The points included free trade, open agreements, democracy and self-determination. They were based on the research and suggestions of 150 advisors.

In 1925, when she was only 7 years old, on November 28th, radio station WSM broadcast the Grand Ole Opry for the first time. Originally airing as “The WSM Barn Dance”, the Opry (a local term for "opera") was dedicated to honoring country music and in its history has featured the biggest stars and acts in country music.

In 1945, at the age of 27 years old, Vina was alive when on December 5th, Flight 19 was lost in the Bermuda Triangle. All five planes and 14 airmen disappeared, as did 13 crew on a plane that was dispatched to find them. The official Navy reported the disappearance as "cause unknown".

In 1980, at the age of 62 years old, Vina was alive when on April 24th, a rescue attempt was begun in the Iranian Hostage Crisis. The attempt failed and 8 US servicemen were killed. Eight helicopters had been sent for the mission, but only 5 arrived in operating condition., Since the military had advised that the mission be aborted if there were fewer than 6 helicopters, President Carter stopped it. Upon leaving, a helicopter collided with a transport plane and the men were killed.

In 1994, in the year of Vina M Mckittrick's passing, on May 6th, former political prisoner, lawyer, and activist Nelson Mandela was elected the first black President of South Africa. He was 75 when he was elected and he served one five-year term.

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