Violetta Marie Stauffer (born 1939)

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Violetta Marie (Elder) Stauffer
1939 - living
September 12, 1939
Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania United States
Violetta Marie Stauffer was born on September 12, 1939 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania United States. Her maiden name is Elder and she married into the Stauffer family. She is the child of Violetta Grace Elder and Howard Edward Elder Sr., with siblings Howard and John. According to her family tree, Violetta was mother to 4 children. She married Stanley Herbert Stauffer Sr. on May 16, 1959 at Church of the Open Door, Fort Washington, Pennsylvania United States. They were married until Stanley's death in 2019 in Hatboro, Pennsylvania United States. They had children Stanley Herbert Stauffer Jr., Steven Henry Stauffer, Sharon Violetta Stachelek, and Stuart Hugh Stauffer.
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Married: May 16, 1959 - August 12, 2019
Cause of Separation: Stanley's Death
Married at: Church of the Open Door 1260 Fort Washington Ave. Fort Washington, Montgomery County, PA, 19034 United States
Ended: Hatboro, Montgomery County, PA, 19040 United States
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In 1939, in the year that Violetta Marie Stauffer was born, 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 1948, on January 30th, Mahatma Gandhi was assassinated in New Delhi by a member of a Hindu nationalist party who thought that Gandhi was too accommodating to Muslims. The man, Nathuram Godse, shot Gandhi 3 times. He died immediately. The shooter was tried, convicted, and hung in November 1949.

In 1952, on July 2, Dr. Jonas E. Salk tested the first dead-virus polio vaccine on 43 children. The worst epidemic of polio had broken out that year - in the U.S. there were 58,000 cases reported. Of these, 3,145 people had died and 21,269 were left with mild to disabling paralysis.

In 1960, on September 26th, the first televised debate for a Presidential campaign in the United States - Kennedy vs Nixon - was held. Seventy million people watched the debate on TV. The debate pre-empted the very popular Andy Griffith Show.

In 1996, on April 3rd, Theodore Kaczynski (nicknamed the Unabomber) was arrested. His mailed or hand-delivered bombs, sent between 1978 and 1995, killed three people and injured 23 others. Diagnosed as suffering from paranoid schizophrenia, Kaczynski is serving 8 life sentences without the possibility of parole.

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