Gurtrude Dannis

Life

Born

3/31/30

NYC

Graduate HS

6/1/47

Douglaston

Enroll Russell Sage

9/1/47

Waitress Virginia Beach with 3 friends

6/1/49

Year in Mexico

9/1/50

Graduate Russell Sage

6/1/1952

Job in Chrysler Building NYC

6/1/1952

Graduate School Univ NM

9/1/1952

Married Lou

1/2/1953

Karen Born

8/15/1953

Moved to NY to live with parents

5/1/1954

Move to Candia, NH

9/1/1954

Max born

9/26/1955

Move to Raymond

9/26/1955

Jim born

2/16/1957

Starts Teaching In Raymond

9/1/1960

Summer courses at UNH

1965

Divorce

6/1/1970

Takes first class to Mexico

6/1/1973

Works for Elaine full time

1/1/1975

Quits Teaching

1/1/1975

Back to Teaching/ Candia

9/1/1976

State Dept. of Education commends work on "Accountability."

6/1/1983

Writes "Motherhood" Essay

1986

Elaine Dies

8/1/1986

Larisa born

1987

Jenna Born

1989

Conor born

1991

Her mother dies

1992

Retires from teaching

1992

Alexa Born

3/11/99

Move to columbia county with pedro

9/1/2002

near alexa max and linda

First Health Scare

2007

Health Collapse

2011

National Events

Great Depression

1930

Pearl Harbor

1941

Kennedy assasinated

11/22/1963

Civil Rights Act

7/2/1964

Watts race riots

1965

First man on the moon

7/20/1969

Watergate scandel

1972

First Woman Appointed to the U.S. Supreme Court

1981

9/11 terrorist attack

2001

Mars Exploration Rovers Launched

2003

International

Hitler appoints himself president

1934

World War II starts w/invasion of Poland

1939

Atomic bomb dropped on Hiroshim. Japan surrenders to win war.

1949

Korean war starts

1950

Korean war ends

1953

Cuban Missile Crisis

1962

Start of Vietnam war

1965

Vietnam war end

1973

Fall of Berlin Wall

11/9/1989

First Gulf War

1990

Saddam Hussein captured

12/13/2003

Bin Laden Killed

5/2/2011

Technological/commercial/social

First US supermarket

1930

Dupont invents plastic

1937

T-shirt Introduced

1942

"Big Bang" Theory Formulated

1948

Minimum wage raised from 40 cents to 75 cents

1948

Car Seat Belts Introduced

1952

Interstate highway system started

1956

"Little Rock"

1957

First Xerox machine,

1958

russia launches Sputnik launch space race, first transatlantic jet passenger flight

Silent Spring published-starts environmental movement

1962

Beatles on Ed Sullivan

2/9/1964

Alaska and Hawaii became states

1965

Kent State. Earth Day

1970

Roe v. Wade

1973

Microsoft Founded

1975

MTV launched

1981

World Wide Web (www) launched

1991