Cleta Jean Louder

1958–1981 (Age 23)
Benton Harbor, Berrien, Michigan, United States

The Life of Cleta Jean

When Cleta Jean Louder was born on 1 October 1958, in Benton Harbor, Berrien, Michigan, United States, her father, James Fay Louder, was 34 and her mother, Dorothy May Countryman, was 32. She died on 18 October 1981, in Saint Joseph, Berrien, Michigan, United States, at the age of 23, and was buried in Crystal Springs Cemetery, Benton Harbor, Berrien, Michigan, United States.

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James Fay Louder
Dorothy May Countryman
Cleta Jean Louder

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World Events (8)

1959 · Motown Records

Age 1

Berry Gordy founded Tamla Records in Detroit with an $800 loan from his family on January 12, 1959. Gordy was inspired by the assembly line he worked on. He would imagine a kid off the street coming into his company and leaving a star. Tamla Records and Motown labels were incorporated as Motown Record Corporation on April 14, 1960. As a record producer, Gordy signed acts such as the Supremes, Marvin Gaye, and Stevie Wonder, and went on to be the highest earning African American business.

Age 2

Squaw Valley, California, United States hosts Winter Olympic Games.
1965 · The Voting Rights Act

Age 7

The Voting Rights Act prohibits racial discrimination in voting. The Act secured the right to vote for minorities in the South. It also prohibits local governments from making any voting law that results in discrimination against any kind of minorities.

Name Meaning

Possibly an Americanized form of German Lauter .

Possible Related Names

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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