Flora Events in History

2002 Death - Flora Lewis, American Journalist

1992 Death - Flora SA Benson, U.S., wife of President Ezra Taft B of mormon church, dies

1984 Death - Flora Robson, actress (Great Day, Frieda), dies in her sleep at 82

1978 Death - Flora Campbell, actress (Faraway Hill, Date With Judy), dies at 67

1970 Birthday - Flora Perfetti, born in Faenza, Italy, tennis star

1969 Birthday - Flora Perfetti, Faenza Italy, tennis star, 1995 Futures-Reims-FRA

1965 Event - "Flora, the Red Menace" closes at Alvin Theater New York City after 87 performances

1965 Event - "Flora, the Red Menace" opens at Alvin Theater New York City for 87 performances

1963 Event - Hurricane Flora ravages Cuba and Haiti, kills 6,000

1963 Event - Hurricane Flora hits Haiti and Dominican Republic, kills 7,190

1963 Event - Hurricane Flora, kills 6,000 in Cuba and Haiti

1960 Event - 1st atomic reactor system patents, J W Flora of Canoga Park, California

1918 Birthday - Flora Lewis, American Journalist

1902 Birthday - Flora Robson, born in South Shields, England, actress, Dominique is Dead

1893 Birthday - Evert S J Kruythoff, Ned Antillean author, conservation flora

1888 Death - Asa Gray, U.S. botanist (Flora of North America), dies at 77

1844 Death - Flora Tristan, writer, dies at 41

1840 Birthday - Flora Adams Darling, founded Daughters of American Revolution

1810 Birthday - Asa Gray, Sauquoit, New York, botanist, Flora of North America

1803 Birthday - Flora Tristan, writer

1735 Event - 1st opera performed in America, "Flora," in Charleston, South Carolina

1735 Event - 1st opera in U.S. "Flora," opens in Charleston, SC

1556 Death - Luigi Alamanni, Italian poet (Flora, Antigone), dies at 61