Laura M. Simonds

18 Oct 1936 - 14 Nov 1971

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Laura M. Simonds

18 Oct 1936 - 14 Nov 1971
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Grave site information of Laura M. Simonds (18 Oct 1936 - 14 Nov 1971) at Provo City Cemetery in Provo, Utah, Utah, United States from BillionGraves

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Laura M. Simonds

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Provo City Cemetery

610 S State St
Provo, Utah, Utah
United States

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June 9, 2011
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April 20, 2020
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Life timeline of Laura M. Simonds

1936
Laura M. Simonds was born on 18 Oct 1936
Laura M. Simonds was 9 years old when World War II: German forces in the west agree to an unconditional surrender. The German Instrument of Surrender ended World War II in Europe. The definitive text was signed in Karlshorst, Berlin, on the night of 8 May 1945 by representatives of the three armed services of the Oberkommando der Wehrmacht (OKW) and the Allied Expeditionary Force together with the Supreme High Command of the Red Army, with further French and US representatives signing as witnesses. The signing took place 9 May 1945 at 00:16 local time.
Laura M. Simonds was 16 years old when Jonas Salk announced the successful test of his polio vaccine on a small group of adults and children (vaccination pictured). Jonas Edward Salk was an American medical researcher and virologist. He discovered and developed one of the first successful polio vaccines. Born in New York City, he attended New York University School of Medicine, later choosing to do medical research instead of becoming a practicing physician. In 1939, after earning his medical degree, Salk began an internship as a physician scientist at Mount Sinai Hospital. Two years later he was granted a fellowship at the University of Michigan, where he would study flu viruses with his mentor Thomas Francis, Jr.
Laura M. Simonds was 28 years old when Martin Luther King Jr. received the Nobel Peace Prize for combating racial inequality through nonviolence. Martin Luther King Jr. was an American Baptist minister and activist who became the most visible spokesperson and leader in the civil rights movement from 1954 until his death in 1968. Born in Atlanta, King is best known for advancing civil rights through nonviolence and civil disobedience, tactics his Christian beliefs and the nonviolent activism of Mahatma Gandhi helped inspire.
Laura M. Simonds died on 14 Nov 1971 at the age of 35
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