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Wanita Smith (1915 - 1985)

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Wanita Smith
1915 - 1985
Born
August 13, 1915
Death
November 1985
Last Known Residence
Portsmouth, Portsmouth City County, Virginia 23701
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Wanita Smith of Portsmouth, Portsmouth City County, Virginia was born on August 13, 1915, and died at age 70 years old in November 1985.
Updated: October 6, 2011

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Wanita Smith passed away at age 70 years old in November 1985. Wanita Smith of Portsmouth, Portsmouth City County, Virginia was born on August 13, 1915.

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Wanita Smith lived 1 years shorter than the average Smith family member when she died at the age of 70.
The average age of a Smith family member is 71.
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1915 - 1985 World Events

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In 1915, in the year that Wanita Smith was born, the Germans first used poison gas as a weapon at the second Battle of Ypres during World War I. While noxious gases had been used since ancient times, this was the first use of poisonous gas - in this case, lethal chlorine gas - in modern war. Subsequently, the French and British - as well as the United States when they entered World War 1 - developed and used lethal gas in war.

In 1931, she was 16 years old when on May 1st, the Empire State Building opened in New York City. At 1,454 feet (including the roof and antenna), it was the tallest building in the world until the World Trade Center's North Tower was built in 1970. (It is now the 34th tallest.) Opening at the beginning of the Great Depression, most of the offices in the Empire State Building remained unoccupied for years and the observation deck was an equal source of revenue and kept the building profitable.

In 1966, by the time she was 51 years old, on July 1st, Medicare became available after President Johnson signed into law the Medicare Act in 1965. President Truman had received the first Medicare card since he had been the first to propose national healthcare law. insurance.

In 1972, Wanita was 57 years old when on November 7th, Richard Nixon won re-election, amidst the dawning knowledge of the Watergate scandal, by 60.7% to anti-war candidate George McGovern's 37.5%.

In 1985, in the year of Wanita Smith's passing, on March 15th, the first internet domain name was registered - Symbolics.com. Symbolics, Inc., a spinoff of the MIT AI Lab, was a computer manufacturer headquartered in Massachusetts. The company no longer exists and the domain name was sold 25 years later.

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