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The Life of Wade, Ben Scott
...Date... AGE Event
1997/10/28 to ----/--/-- male
1997/--/-- -1 - NASA spacecraft lands on Mars
1997/--/-- -1 - Robust economy creates longest prosperity in U.S. history
1997/01/20 -1 - Clinton's second inauguration (Jan. 20).
1997/10/-- -1 - World Series NL FLORIDA (4) AL CLEVELAND (3)
1997/10/28 0 *** Wade, Ben Scott - Born to Wade, Scott and Grider, Stacey Lynn
1998/--/-- 0 - International Space Station begins construction
1998/01/17 0 - President Clinton denies having had a sexual relationship with a White House intern named Monica Lewinsky.
1998/02/02 0 - President Clinton releases 1999 federal budget plan; it is the first balanced budget since 1969.
1998/08/17 0 - In televised address, President Clinton admits having had a sexual relationship with Monica Lewinsky.
1998/08/20 0 - U.S. launches missile attacks on targets in Sudan and Afghanistan following terrorist attacks on U.S. embassies in Kenya and Tanzania.
1998/10/-- 0 - World Series NL SAN DIEGO (0) AL NEW YORK (4)
1998/12/16 1 - U.S. and Britain launch air strikes against weapons sites in Iraq.
1998/12/19 1 - House of Representatives votes to impeach President Clinton on charges of perjury and obstruction of justice.
1999/--/-- 1 - Budget goes into surplus
1999/02/12 1 - Senate acquits Clinton of impeachment charges.
1999/03/24 1 - NATO wages air campaign against Yugoslavia over killing and deportation of ethnic Albanians in Kosovo.
1999/04/20 1 - School shooting at Columbine High School in Littleton, Colo., leaves 14 students (including the 2 shooters) and 1 teacher dead and 23 others wounded.
1999/07/06 1 *** Fister, Rachel Kaye [1st cousin] - Born to Fister, Paul Richard and Grider, Rhonda Kaye
1999/10/-- 1 - World Series NL ATLANTA (0) AL NEW YORK (4)
1999/11/15 2 - U.S. and China sign historic trade agreement.
2000/--/-- 2 - Animals cloned
2000/--/-- 2 - China emerges as economic giant
2000/--/-- 2 - Oceans warming and rising
2000/--/-- 2 - US television increasingly morbid
2000/04/01 2 - According to the census, the nation's population numbers more than 280 million.
2000/10/-- 2 - World Series NL NEW YORK (1) AL NEW YORK (4)
2000/11/07 3 - No clear winner is declared in the close presidential election contest between Vice President Al Gore and Texas governor George W. Bush.
2000/12/12 3 - More than a month after the presidential election, the U.S. Supreme Court rules against a manual recount of ballots in certain Florida counties, which it
contends would violate the Constitution's equal protection and due process guarantees. The decision provokes enormous controversy, with critics maintaining
that the court has in effect determined the outcome of the election.
2000/12/13 3 - Bush formally accepts the presidency, having won a slim majority in the electoral college but not a majority of the popular vote.
2001/--/-- 3 - 9/11 terror attack alerts America
2001/--/-- 3 - George W. Bush (Republican) becomes president of the United States
2001/--/-- 3 - Taliban removed
2001/01/20 3 - George W. Bush is inaugurated as the 43rd president.
2001/09/11 3 - Two hijacked jetliners ram twin towers of World Trade Center in worst terrorist attack against U.S.; a third hijacked plane flies into the Pentagon, a
fourth crashes in rural Pennsylvania. More than 3,000 people die in the attacks.
2001/10/-- 3 - World Series NL ARIZONA (4) AL NEW YORK (3)
2001/10/07 3 - U.S. and Britain launch air attacks against targets in Afghanistan after Taliban government fails to hand over Saudi terrorist Osama bin Laden, the
suspected mastermind behind the Sept. 11 attacks.
2001/12/09 4 - Following air campaign and ground assault by Afghani opposition troops, the Taliban regime topples; however, the hunt for bin Laden and other members of
al-Qaeda terrorist organization continues.
2002/01/29 4 - In his first State of the Union address, President Bush labels Iran, Iraq, and North Korea an "axis of evil" and declares that U.S. will wage war against
states that develop weapons of mass destruction.
2002/10/-- 4 - World Series NL SAN FRANCISCO (3) AL ANAHEIM (4)
2002/11/25 5 - President Bush signs legislation creating a new cabinet department of Homeland Security.
2003/--/-- 5 - Iraq War
2003/--/-- 5 - Mathew Barney finishes "The Cremaster Cycle"
2003/02/01 5 - Space shuttle Columbia explodes upon reentry into Earth's atmosphere, killing all seven astronauts on board.
2003/03/19 5 - War waged by the U.S. and Britain against Iraq begins.
2003/05/28 5 - President Bush signs $350 billion tax-cut bill.
2003/10/-- 5 - World Series NL FLORIDA (4) AL NEW YORK (2)
2004/06/28 6 - The U.S. returns sovereignty to an interim government in Iraq, but maintains roughly 135,000 troops in the country to fight a growing insurgency.
2004/08/-- 6 - Four hurricanes devastate Florida and other parts of the southern United States.
2004/10/-- 6 - World Series NL ST. LOUIS (0) AL BOSTON (4)
2005/--/-- 7 - The U.S. engagement in Iraq continues amid that country's escalating violence and fragile political stability.
2005/--/-- 7 - US labor squeezed by global forces
2005/08/29 7 - Hurricane Katrina wreaks catastrophic damage on Mississippi and Louisiana; 80% of New Orleans is flooded. All levels of government are criticized for the
delayed and inadequate response to the disaster.
2005/10/-- 7 - World Series NL HOUSTON (0) AL CHICAGO (4)
2006/10/-- 8 - World Series NL ST. LOUIS (4) AL DETROIT (1)
2006/10/17 8 - The U.S. Census Bureau estimates that the population of the United States has reached 300 million.
2007/01/04 9 - California Democrat Nancy Pelosi becomes the first woman Speaker of the House of Representatives.
2007/03/13 9 - Attorney General Alberto Gonzales admits that the Justice Department made mistakes and exercised poor judgment in firing nine federal prosecutors in late
2007/04/16 9 - Male student kills two in a Virginia Tech dorm. Two hours later, he kills 30 more in a classroom building before committing suicide. The shooting rampage
is the most deadly in U.S. history. Fifteen others are wounded.
2007/07/24 9 - The minimum wage in the U.S. increases to $5.85, up from $5.15. It's the first increase in 10 years. The wage will increase 70 cents each year through
2009, when it reaches $7.25 an hour.
2007/08/01 9 - An eight-lane interstate bridge in Minneapolis, Minnesota, that is packed with cars breaks into sections and falls into the river, killing 13 people.
2007/08/27 9 - The White House announces that Alberto Gonzales, the beleaguered attorney general, has submitted his resignation to President Bush.
2007/09/10 9 - In highly anticipated testimony, Gen. David Petraeus tells members of the House Foreign Affairs and Armed Services committees that the U.S. military needs
more time to meet its goals in Iraq. Petraeus rejects suggestions that the U.S. shift from a counterinsurgency operation to training Iraqi forces and
fighting terrorists. Instead, he says the U.S. must continue all three missions.
2007/10/-- 9 - World Series NL COLORADO (0) AL BOSTON (4)
2008/06/03 10 - After months of campaigning and primary races, Barack Obama and John McCain are finally chosen as the presidential nominees for the Democratic and
Republican parties, respectively.
2008/09/-- 10 - After months of unraveling, the economy finally comes crashing down in 2008, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average tumbling 4.4% in one day, Lehman
Brothers filing for bankruptcy, and Bush putting mortgage giants Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac under government conservatorship.
2008/11/04 11 - Democrats perform well across the board in the November elections. Barack Obama becomes the first African-American to be elected President, with 52.8% of
the vote. In Congress, Democrats retain majorities in both the House and the Senate, with 57 Senators and 178 Representatives.
2009/01/20 11 - Barack Obama is inaugurated as the 44rd president of the United States.
In 1997 Transportation was by:
Car & Bus
In 1997 Communications was by:
Word of Mouth
By 2019 Communications was by:
IM, text message
By 2019 Communications by:
had been discontinued.
In 1997 Food Preparation was by:
In 1997 Entertainment was by:
In 1997 Health Care was by:
In 1997 War Making was by:
Iron Clad ships
In 1997 Navigation was by:
Stars & Maps
from the SFHR database of Duane Bristow 10-13-2019 12:21:22
of Wade, Ben Scott 1997/10/28
- Booher, Benjamin Horace 1907/04/25 Great Grandfather 1
- Duvall, Mary Severn Ross 1897/09/23 Great Grandmother 2
- Grider, Charles Roy 1937/06/19 Grandfather 1
- Booher, Virginia Kaye 1939/08/01 Grandmother 2
- Booher, Joyce Clementine 1931/04/14 Great Aunt 1
- Duvall, Tim ----/--/-- Great Uncle 2
- Duvall, Joe Shelby 1919/10/24 Great Uncle 2
- Summerlin, Jeffrey Benjamin --00/11/04 1st cousin once remo 1
- Summerlin, Jerry Lynn 1950/05/10 1st cousin once remo 1
- Summerlin, James Wilson 1958/03/11 1st cousin once remo 1
- Summerlin, Joel David 1960/06/06 1st cousin once remo 1
- Summerlin, John Edward 1967/12/17 1st cousin once remo 1
- Wade, Scott ----/--/-- Father 1
- Grider, Stacey Lynn 1970/05/05 Mother 2
- Grider, Charles Scott 1960/09/24 Uncle 1
- Grider, Vickie Severn 1962/09/10 Aunt 1
- Grider, Rhonda Kaye 1964/03/10 Aunt 1
- Grider, Jordan Brooke 1987/03/13 1st cousin 1
- Grider, Allison Nicole 1989/11/03 1st cousin 1
- Grider, Whitney Brett 1992/06/04 1st cousin 1
- Grigson, Andrew Ross 1989/01/23 1st cousin 2
- Grigson, Erin Severn 1992/02/07 1st cousin 2
- Fister, Blake Addison ----/--/-- 1st cousin 3
- Fister, Charles "Chaz" Edward 1994/10/25 1st cousin 3
- Fister, Rachel Kaye 1999/07/06 1st cousin 3
- Wade, Lauren Elizabeth 1995/03/02 Sister 1
- Wade, Ben Scott 1997/10/28 Individual 1
Last revised 10/13/19.