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Zamphra E. (Peters) Opoku (1968 - 2012)

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Zamphra E Opoku
1968 - 2012
Born
c. 1968
Death
November 9, 2012
Seattle's Union Gospel Mission: Men's Shelter 318 2nd Avenue Extension S, in Seattle, King County, Washington United States 98104
Last Known Residence
ballenger commons sunnyside dr , in Shoreline, king County, Washington usa 98133
Summary
Zamphra E. (Peters) Opoku was born c. 1968. According to her family tree, she married Isaac K. Opoku on September 3, 1992 in Texas . She died on November 9, 2012 at Seattle's Union Gospel Mission: Men's Shelter, Seattle, Washington United States at age 44. We know that Zamphra E. (Peters) Opoku had been residing in ballenger commons sunnyside dr , in Shoreline, king County, Washington usa 98133.
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Zamphra E. (Peters) Opoku
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ballenger commons sunnyside dr , in Shoreline, king County, Washington usa 98133
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Zamphra Opoku died on at Seattle's Union Gospel Mission: Men's Shelter 318 2nd Avenue Extension S, in Seattle, King County, Washington United States 98104
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heart attack, caused by a brain aneurysm because of a man who hit her in the head with a big brick. she went to northwest hospital then came home I dont think they did a thorough enough investigation because the next day or so they found her body just laying there in downtown Seattle, pioneer square. the result of her desth was murder.
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she was cremated and half is with her sons as she wished and half was with me.
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Married: September 3, 1992
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Married at: Harris County, TX
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Zamphra E. (Peters) Opoku passed away on November 9, 2012 at Seattle's Union Gospel Mission: Men's Shelter, Seattle, Washington United States at 44 years old. she was buried in she was cremated and half is with her sons as she wished and half was with me.. She was born c. 1968. According to her family tree, she married Isaac K. Opoku on September 3, 1992 in Texas . We know that Zamphra E. (Peters) Opoku had been residing in ballenger commons sunnyside dr , in Shoreline, king County, Washington usa 98133.
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1968 - 2012 World Events

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In 1968, in the year that Zamphra E. (Peters) Opoku was born, on January 31st, the North Vietnamese launched the Tet Offensive, a turning point in the Vietnam War. 70,000 North Vietnamese and Viet Cong forces swarmed into South Vietnam. The South Vietnamese and US troops held off the offensive but it was such fierce fighting that the U.S. public began to turn against the war.

In 1973, when she was only 5 years old, in October, Vice President Spiro Agnew resigned - President Nixon nominated Gerald Ford for Vice President. Nixon's tax returns came under investigation. Nixon offered the recently discovered Oval Office tapes be heard by one person and summarized - his offer was rejected by the Special Prosecutor. Nixon ordered the Attorney General, then the assistant Attorney General, to fire the Special Prosecutor. Both refused and were fired. The Solicitor General became the acting Attorney General and fired the Special Prosecutor (the Saturday Night Massacre). Nixon releases some of the tapes, under extreme pressure because of the firings.

In 1982, she was just 14 years old when on September 14th, Princess Grace of Monaco (American actress Grace Kelly), 52, died of injuries when her car plunged off a mountain road. Her 17 year old daughter, Stephanie, was also in the car and suffered serious injuries but recovered. It's believed that the accident was caused when Princess Grace, who was driving, had a mild stroke.

In 1993, by the time she was 25 years old, on January 20th, William J. Clinton became the 42nd President of the United States. He beat incumbent George H.W. Bush who was seeking his second term. Clinton won 43.01% of the popular vote to Bush's 37.45%. An independent candidate, Ross Perot, won 18.91% - the most votes for an independent candidate since Teddy Roosevelt's run for President in 1912.

In 1996, Zamphra was 28 years old when 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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