Zilpha Parker (1899 - 1984)

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Zilpha Parker
1899 - 1984
updated February 06, 2019
Zilpha Parker was born on June 2, 1899. Zilpha died in April 1984 at 84 years old. We know that Zilpha Parker had been residing in Quitman, Clarke County, Mississippi 39355.


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Zilpha Parker passed away in April 1984 at 84 years of age. Zilpha was born on June 2, 1899. We are unaware of information about Zilpha's family or relationships. We know that Zilpha Parker had been residing in Quitman, Clarke County, Mississippi 39355.
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In 1899, in the year that Zilpha Parker was born, on February 4th, the Philippine–American War began. The Philippines objected to the Treaty of Paris, signed in 1898, that transferred possession of the Philippines from Spain to the U.S. Filipinos began a fight for independence and fighting between U.S. forces and those of the Philippine Republic broke out. On June 2nd, the Philippines officially declared war on the United States.

In 1901, at the age of only 2 years old, Zilpha was alive when shortly after beginning his second term, President McKinley was assassinated by the self proclaimed anarchist Leon Czolgosz. The last President to have served in the Civil War - he began as a private and ended the war as a brevet major - McKinley was a Republican. First elected in 1896, he was re-elected in 1900. Six months after the swearing in, McKinley was shot - and died of the gangrene that set in as a result.

In 1928, when this person was 29 years old, aviatrix Amelia Earhart, age 31, became the first woman to fly solo across North America and back in August. In June, she had been part of a 3 man crew that flew the Atlantic Ocean but since she had no instrument training, she couldn't fly the plane - she kept the flight log. The North American flight became one of her many "firsts" as a female pilot.

In 1939, Zilpha was 40 years old when on the 1st of September, Nazi Germany invaded Poland. On September 17th, the Soviet Union invaded Poland as well. Poland expected help from France and the United Kingdom, since they had a pact with both. But no help came. By October 6th, the Soviet Union and Nazi Germany held full control of the previously Polish lands. Eventually, the invasion of Poland lead to World War II.

In 1984, in the year of Zilpha Parker's passing, due to outrage about "Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom" (it seemed too "dark" to many and it was rated PG), a new rating was devised - PG-13. The first film rated PG-13 was "Red Dawn".

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Oct 15, 1910 - August 1984
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Dec 29, 1910 - June 1984
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Jul 30, 1948 - June 1979
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May 21, 1950 - February 1981
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Aug 28, 1947 - November 1978
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Sep 13, 1908 - Oct 1, 1989
Laurel, MS
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Jun 6, 1918 - Mar 8, 2001
Ovett, MS
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Nov 3, 1947 - December 1969
Mary Parker
Apr 30, 1892 - May 1969
Grenada, Mississippi
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Feb 5, 1949 - December 1986
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Oct 6, 1945 - Apr 30, 2001
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Apr 9, 1943 - Aug 7, 2002
Indianapolis, IN
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Jan 20, 1949 - Jun 13, 2005
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