Willma R Thompson (1928 - 1991)

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Thomas E. Thompson Jr

Thomas E. Thompson Jr

Donnie and Shirley Anne Thompson

Donnie and Shirley Anne Thompson

Evelyn Adella (Taylor) Thompson

Evelyn Adella (Taylor) Thompson

James Ralph Thompson

James Ralph Thompson

Victoria Thompson

Victoria Thompson

Ralph Thompson

Ralph Thompson

Juanita (Franklin) Thompson

Juanita (Franklin) Thompson

Juanita (Franklin) Thompson

Juanita (Franklin) Thompson

William Lloyd George Thompson

William Lloyd George Thompson

Eddie Wayne Thompson family

Eddie Wayne Thompson family

Theodore Thompson

Theodore Thompson

Rea Family

Rea Family

Scarlet Rose (Thompson) Balzer

Scarlet Rose (Thompson) Balzer

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Opal Mary Martin Thomas E. Thompson Jr Donnie and Shirley Anne Thompson Evelyn Adella (Taylor) Thompson

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1928 - In the year that Willma R Thompson was born, Mickie Mouse was born! He first appeared in Disney's Steamboat Willie, along with Minnie. Although they were in two previous shorts, this was the first to be distributed. Steamboat Willie took advantage of the new technology and was a "talkie" - music was coordinated with the animation. It became the most popular cartoon of its day.

1946 - Willma was 18 years old when pediatrician Dr. Benjamin Spock's book "The Common Sense Book of Baby and Child Care" was published. It sold half a million copies in the first six months. Aside from the Bible, it became the best selling book of the 20th century. A generation of Baby Boomers were raised by the advice of Dr. Spock.

1964 - Willma was 36 years old when on June 11th, activist Nelson Mandela was sentenced to life imprisonment in South Africa for conspiring to overthrow the state (because of his numerous anti-apartheid activities). He served 27 years in prison.

1990 - By the time this person was 62 years old, after 27 years in prison, Nelson Mandela, the leader of the movement to end South African apartheid was released on February 11th 1990.

1991 - In the year of Willma R Thompson's passing, on December 25th, the Soviet Union flag was lowered and replaced by the Russian tricolor flag. It was the end of the Soviet Union. Mikhail Gorbachev resigned as President of the Soviet Union and Boris Yeltsin became President of the Russian Republic.

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Willma R Thompson died on January 9, 1991 at 62 years old. No cause of death has been listed. Willma was born on November 29, 1928. We are unaware of information about Willma's surviving family.

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