Albert Donaldson (1908 - 1979)

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Albert Donaldson
1908 - 1979
updated February 06, 2019
Albert Donaldson was born on October 8, 1908. He died in March 1979 at age 70. We know that Albert Donaldson had been residing in Quincy, Gadsden County, Florida 32351.


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Albert Donaldson passed away in March 1979 at 70 years of age. He was born on October 8, 1908. We are unaware of information about Albert's immediate family. We know that Albert Donaldson had been residing in Quincy, Gadsden County, Florida 32351.
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In 1908, in the year that Albert Donaldson was born, Henry Ford developed the first Model T automobile, often called the Tin Lizzy or flivver. Produced from 1908 through 1927, it first sold for $850 - which made it affordable for every middle class family. Previously, cars were the province of the upper class and the introduction of the Model T and its availability changed U.S. culture. Within days of its release, over 15,000 cars had been ordered.

In 1934, at the age of 26 years old, Albert was alive when on June 6th, the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission was formed as a response to the stock market crash of 1929 and the continuing Great Depression. Previously, the states regulated the offering and sales of stocks - called "blue sky" laws. They were largely ineffective. Roosevelt created a group (one member was Joseph Kennedy, father of the future President Kennedy) who knew Wall Street well and they defined the mission and operating mode for the SEC. The new organization had broad and stringent rules and oversight and restored public confidence in the stock market in the United States.

In 1950, Albert was 42 years old when on October 2, Charlie Brown appeared in the first Peanuts comic strip - created by Charles Schultz - and he was the only character in that strip. That year, Schultz said that Charlie was 4 years old, but Charlie aged a bit through the years.

In 1967, he was 59 years old when on November 7th, President Johnson signed legislation passed by Congress that created the Corporation for Public Broadcasting (CPB), which would later become PBS and NPR. The legislation required CPB to operate with a "strict adherence to objectivity and balance in all programs or series of programs of a controversial nature".

In 1979, in the year of Albert Donaldson's passing, on March 28th, a partial nuclear meltdown occurred at the power plant at Three Mile Island Pennsylvania. Radiation leaked into the environment, resulting in a rating of 5 on a scale of 7 ("Accident With Wider Consequences") . It ended up costing $1 billion to clean up the site.

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Feb 2, 1912 - March 1987
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Mar 6, 1954 - Apr 17, 1989
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Jeffrey E Donaldson
Dec 30, 1953 - Oct 19, 2008
Susie Donaldson
Sep 20, 1918 - August 1974
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Louise Donaldson
Jul 13, 1911 - May 1977
George Donaldson
Jun 12, 1909 - December 1979
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Aug 22, 1953 - Oct 1, 1999
Pensacola, FL
William Donaldson
Apr 12, 1924 - June 1980
De Valls Bluff, Arkansas
Halva Donaldson
Aug 24, 1908 - April 1985
Defuniak Springs, Florida
George Donaldson
Jan 15, 1893 - October 1970
Defuniak Springs, Florida
James Donaldson
Jan 13, 1926 - May 5, 2002
Atlantic City, NJ
William R Donaldson
Jan 1, 1924 - Aug 2, 2006
Molino, FL
Thelma Donaldson
Jan 26, 1920 - October 1986
Fort Myers, Florida
Marvin Donaldson
Jan 18, 1915 - February 1980
Atmore, Alabama
Columbus Donaldson
Dec 22, 1922 - August 1983
Crawfordville, Florida
John W Donaldson
Mar 7, 1919 - Sep 21, 2004
Tampa, FL
Samuel Donaldson
Oct 7, 1919 - November 1976
Elizabeth Donaldson
Jun 29, 1899 - November 1969
Wildwood, New Jersey
Marshall Donaldson
Nov 26, 1921 - April 1968

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