Winifred E Cotton (1919 - 2009)

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Winifred E Cotton
1919 - 2009
updated February 06, 2019
Winifred E Cotton was born on June 21, 1919. She died on November 16, 2009 at 90 years old. We know that Winifred E Cotton had been residing in Saint Charles, Saint Charles County, Missouri 63301.

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Winifred E Cotton passed away on November 16, 2009 at 90 years of age. She was born on June 21, 1919. We have no information about Winifred's surviving family. We know that Winifred E Cotton had been residing in Saint Charles, Saint Charles County, Missouri 63301.
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1919 - 2009 World Events

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In 1919, in the year that Winifred E Cotton was born, in Norfolk Virginia, the first rotary dial telephones were introduced by the American Telephone and Telegraph Company (AT&T), making it easier to make a call without an operator.

In 1949, she was 30 years old when on January 25th, the first Emmy Awards (for television) were handed out in Los Angeles. Shirley Dinsdale won for the Most Outstanding Television Personality and Pantomime Quiz Time earned an Emmy for the Most Popular Television Program.

In 1964, at the age of 45 years old, Winifred was alive when on February 9th, the Beatles appeared on The Ed Sullivan Show. 73 million people watched - although the Beatles couldn't be heard because of the loud screaming of the female teenage audience.

In 1976, by the time she was 57 years old, The United States celebrated the Bicentennial of the adoption of the Declaration of Independence. It was a year long celebration, with the biggest events taking place on July 4th.

In 1986, Winifred was 67 years old when on September 8th, the Oprah Winfrey Show went into national syndication. A popular talk show, it was number 1 in the ratings since its debut. The last show aired on May 25, 2011.

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