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  • 1942 - "In accord with the President's request, the Federal Security Administrator authorized the Social Security Board (1) to pay disability benefits to civilians who had been injured in the performance of certain civilian defense activities or who had sustained injuries as a result of enemy action occurring after December 6, 1941, (survivor benefits were to be paid to survivors of such defense workers and other civilians who died from such injuries), and (2) to expand the temporary civilian war assistance program." [1]


Deaths

  • 1968 - Paul B. Magnuson - American orthopedic surgeon. Magnuson was the founder of the Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago (RIC).[2]


References

  1. Chronology:1940's. Social Security Online:Special Collections. Accessed on January 31, 2008.
  2. Mostofi, Seyed Behrooz. "Paul Budd Magnuson." Who's Who in Orthopedics. Springer; 1 edition (September 17, 2004) p. 215