Billings, Montana, USA - Yellowstone County Court House, Billings, Mont.
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Billings, Montana, USA
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Where is Billings, Montana, USA? 

Billings, Yellowstone, Montana, USA

Billings was nicknamed the "Magic City" because of its rapid growth from its founding as a railroad town in March 1882. The city is named for Frederick H. Billings, a former president of the Northern Pacific Railroad...wikipedia


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News  1909 - BOAT CAPSIZES; 4 PERSONS DIE.
Billings, Mont., July 25. - (AP) - Four lives were lost this afternoon by the capsizing of a boat filled with Sons of Hermann picknickers on the Yellowstone River, two miles south of this city.

Among the drowned is JOHN STAFFELL, a Montana pioneer. He was dragged to his death by three young...Read MORE...



1916
Billings, a banking city, capital of Yellowstone co., Mont., on the Northern Pacific and the Chicago, Burlington and Quincy Rs., 917 miles from St. Paul and 238 miles E. by S. of Helena. Principal industries, wool and cattle- and sheep-raising. Pop. in 1890, 836 ; in 1900, 3221. Billings is one of...Read MORE...


News  1938 - ONE KILLED IN PLUNGING TRANSPORT. TWO OTHERS INJURED THREE MINUTES AFTER TAKEOFF FROM BILLINGS AIRPORT TODAY.
Billings, Mont. - (UP) - A woman passenger was killed and two others were injured early today when an east-bound Northwest Airlines transport plane crashed three minutes after taking off from the Billings airport.

The dead woman was MRS. N. S. McKAY, Bismarck, N.D. The injured were N. S. McKAY,...Read MORE...



1953 - November 9 - KTVQ TV channel 2 in Billings, MT (CBS/NBC) begins broadcasting

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1955 - April 3 - Record snows fell in north central Wyoming and south central Montana.
Billings MT received a storm total of 42.3 inches, and on the 4th reported a record snow depth of 35 inches.
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Ancestors Who Were Born Here


Opdyke
America/USA  Ethel Ann Elizabeth Opdyke (2 August 1906, Billings, Montana, USA - , )

Shearwood
America/USA  Leona Irene Shearwood (19 January 1898, Billings, Montana, USA - , )
 


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