103 - Norah P. Barrett - Fairlawn Cemetery - Stillwater, OK
Posted by: Max and 99
N 36° 06.835 W 097° 02.628
14S E 676064 N 3998355
Quick Description: Norah Barrett was born the same year of a U.S. presidential election, in which Republican incumbent William McKinley was reelected by defeating Democratic challenger William Jennings Bryan.
Location: Oklahoma, United States
Date Posted: 7/4/2013 1:43:12 PM
Waymark Code: WMHFC2
The final resting place of Norah Barrett is at the west side of Fairlawn Cemetery, at the northeast corner of the section.
Text on marker:
Oct. 25, 1900
June 2, 1954
Oct. 22, 1900
Mar. 19, 2004
Some worldwide events and accomplishments that occurred during Norah's time on earth:
1900: The first Auto show in the United States opens at New York City's Madison Square Garden.
1910: Slavery in China, which has existed since the Shang dynasty, is now illegal.
1920: Thousands of onlookers watch as "The Human Fly" George Polley climbs the Woolworth Building in New York City. He reaches the 30th floor before being arrested.
1930: The first frozen foods of Clarence Birdseye go on sale in Springfield, Massachusetts.
1940: Winston Churchill, in his first address as Prime Minister, tells the House of Commons of the United Kingdom, "I have nothing to offer you but blood, toil, tears, and sweat."
1950: The comic strip Peanuts by Charles M. Schulz is first published in seven U.S. newspapers.
1960: The 1960 Winter Olympic Games begin at the Squaw Valley Ski Resort, in Placer County, California.
1970: The Partridge Family airs on Friday, September 25, 1970 on ABC.
1980: The Voyager 1 probe confirms the existence of Janus, a moon of Saturn.
1990: The Ultimate Warrior defeats Hulk Hogan to win the WWF Championship in a Title for Title, winner takes all match at WrestleMania VI in front of nearly 68,000 at the SkyDome in Toronto, Ontario
2004: Facebook launches.
Location of Headstone: Fairlawn Cemetery
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