Viola Babb (1912 - 1982)

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Viola Babb
1912 - 1982
updated February 06, 2019
Viola Babb was born on April 10, 1912. She died in March 1982 at age 69. We know that Viola Babb had been residing in Oakland, Alameda County, California 94605.


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Viola Babb passed away in March 1982 at 69 years of age. She was born on April 10, 1912. We are unaware of information about Viola's immediate family. We know that Viola Babb had been residing in Oakland, Alameda County, California 94605.
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In 1912, in the year that Viola Babb was born, Arizona was admitted to the United States in February (on Valentine's Day). It became the 48th state in the Union. Previously a Spanish - then Mexican - territory, the U.S. paid $15 million dollars for the area in 1848. Arizona was the last of the contiguous states to be admitted to the United States.

In 1939, Viola was 27 years old when on the 1st of September, Nazi Germany invaded Poland. On September 17th, the Soviet Union invaded Poland as well. Poland expected help from France and the United Kingdom, since they had a pact with both. But no help came. By October 6th, the Soviet Union and Nazi Germany held full control of the previously Polish lands. Eventually, the invasion of Poland lead to World War II.

In 1964, she was 52 years old when in June, three young civil rights workers - Andrew Goodman and Mickey Schwerner from New York City, and James Chaney from Meridian, Mississippi - were kidnapped and murdered in Mississippi. Working with "Freedom Summer", they were registering African-Americans to vote in the Southern states. Their bodies were found two months later. Although it was discovered that the White Knights of the Ku Klux Klan, the Neshoba County Sheriff's Office and the Philadelphia, Mississippi Police Department were involved, only 7 men were convicted and served less than six years.

In 1972, when she was 60 years old, on September 5th, the Palestinian terrorist group Black September, with the assistance of German neo-nazis, kidnapped and killed 11 Israeli athletes at the Olympic Games in Munich. The attackers crept into the Olympic Village and abducted the athletes while they were sleeping. A German policeman was also killed.

In 1982, in the year of Viola Babb's passing, on September 14th, Princess Grace of Monaco (American actress Grace Kelly), 52, died of injuries when her car plunged off a mountain road. Her 17 year old daughter, Stephanie, was also in the car and suffered serious injuries but recovered. It's believed that the accident was caused when Princess Grace, who was driving, had a mild stroke.

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Jul 21, 1915 - Oct 31, 2005
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Susie Babb
Apr 20, 1890 - January 1973
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Charley Babb
Jul 27, 1907 - July 1986
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Don Babb
Jan 10, 1909 - Jul 20, 1991
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Robert A Babb
Nov 10, 1918 - Sep 18, 1997
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William P Babb
May 23, 1914 - Mar 13, 1993
Pacoima, CA
Luna Babb
Feb 11, 1899 - December 1973
Little Rock, Arkansas
Thomas E Babb
Jul 9, 1917 - March 1993
Concord, AR
Oliver Babb
Apr 1, 1889 - February 1976
Hartford, Arkansas
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John Babb
Aug 22, 1899 - October 1986
Mc Crory, Arkansas
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Nov 7, 1907 - December 1983
Lincoln, Arkansas
Velma Babb
Apr 30, 1919 - August 1987
Decatur, Michigan
Cecil L Babb
Nov 5, 1927 - Oct 31, 1990
George L Babb
Oct 12, 1930 - Jul 7, 2007
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Elza R Babb
May 29, 1929 - Feb 10, 2003
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Mar 2, 1932 - Apr 13, 1991

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