Wilber Arey (1890 - 1987)

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Ladson, Berkeley County, South Carolina

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1890 - In the year that Wilber Arey was born, on January 2nd, Alice Sanger became the first female staffer to work in the White House. She was hired as a stenographer and, as such, took dictation.

1951 - Wilber was 61 years old when on February 27th, the 22nd Amendment to the US Constitution (which limited the number of terms a president may serve to two) was ratified by 36 states, making it a part of the U.S. Constitution. The Amendment was both a reaction to the 4 term Roosevelt presidency and also the recognition of a long-standing tradition in American politics.

1965 - At the age of 75 years old, Wilber was alive when from August 11 to 16, riots broke out in Watts, a Black section of Los Angeles. An allegedly drunk African-American driver was stopped by LA police and, after a fight, police brutality was alleged - and the riots began. 34 people died in the rioting and over $40 million in property damage occurred. The National Guard was called in to help the LA police quell rioting.

1972 - At the age of 82 years old, Wilber was alive 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%.

1987 - In the year of Wilber Arey's passing, was the first time that a criminal in the United States - a serial rapist - was convicted through the use of DNA evidence.

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Wilber Arey passed away in January 1987 at 96 years old. There is no listed cause of death for Wilber. He was born on April 5, 1890. There is no information about Wilber's immediate family. We know that Wilber Arey had been residing in Ladson, Berkeley County, South Carolina.

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