Alex Ward (1933 - 1988)

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Alex Ward
1933 - 1988
updated February 06, 2019
Alex Ward was born on January 4, 1933. He died on November 23, 1988 at 55 years old. We know that Alex Ward had been residing in Sacramento, Sacramento County, California 95822.


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Alex Ward passed away on November 23, 1988 at 55 years old. He was born on January 4, 1933. We have no information about Alex's immediate family. We know that Alex Ward had been residing in Sacramento, Sacramento County, California 95822.
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In 1933, in the year that Alex Ward was born, the day after being inaugurated, the new President, Franklin Roosevelt, declared a four-day bank holiday to stop people from withdrawing their money from shaky banks (the bank run). Within 5 days of his administration, the Emergency Banking Act was passed - reorganizing banks and closing insolvent ones. In his first 100 days, he asked Congress to repeal Prohibition (which they did), signed the Tennessee Valley Authority Act, signed legislation that paid commodity farmers to leave their fields fallow, thus ending surpluses and boosting prices, signed a bill that gave workers the right to unionize and bargain collectively for higher wages and better working conditions as well as suspending some antitrust laws and establishing a federally funded Public Works Administration, and won passage of 12 other major laws that helped the economy.

In 1952, he was 19 years old when on February 6th, George VI of England died from a coronary thrombosis and complications due to lung cancer. His eldest daughter, age 25, immediately ascended the throne as Elizabeth II and her coronation was on June 2 1953.

In 1963, Alex was 30 years old when on November 22nd, Vice President Lyndon B. Johnson became the 36th President of the United States when President John Kennedy was shot and killed in Dallas, Texas. Johnson was sworn in on the plane carrying Kennedy's body back to Washington D.C.

In 1979, by the time he was 46 years old, 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.

In 1988, in the year of Alex Ward's passing, on December 21st, Pan Am Flight 103 exploded over Lockerbie Scotland. The explosion killed all 259 people on board and another 11 on the ground. The flight had left Heathrow Airport in London less than an hour before, on its way to New York. After an exhaustive (and long) investigation it came to be believed that two individuals from Libya had planted the bomb.

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Alex W Ward
Born: around 1928
Kentucky, United States
Alex F Ward
Born: around 1924
Missouri, United States
Alex Ward
Born: around 1907
Mississippi, United States
Alex J Ward
Born: around 1920
Mississippi, United States
Alex A Ward
Born: around 1917
Texas, United States
Alex Ralph Ward
Carlton, Australia
Alex Ward
1863 - 1933
Royal Pk, Australia
Alex Ernest Ward
1867 - 1927
Bdale, Australia
Alex George Ward
1890 - 1891
Armadale, Australia
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Feb 18, 1929 - Dec 18, 2011
Alex Angueano Ward
Jan 10, 1918 - Dec 25, 1957
Alex Ward
around 1827 - Mar 4, 1902
Alex B. Ward
Born: around 1978
Alex J Ward
Mar 25, 1940 - Mar 14, 2005
Alex Ward
Jun 4, 1924 - August 1980
Alex Ward
Jan 1, 1912 - March 1981
Victoria, Texas
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Jan 10, 1917 - December 1957

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Rosa B Ward
Sep 19, 1919 - Sep 2, 2008
Marion, AL
Grace T Ward
Dec 9, 1902 - Jan 30, 1997
Centreville, AL
A Ward
Mar 10, 1934 - June 1988
Jessie Ward
Jan 19, 1915 - Apr 10, 2003
Hartselle, AL
J M Ward
Dec 5, 1934 - Nov 29, 2000
Athens, AL
Robert W Ward
Dec 5, 1934 - Feb 20, 2008
Enterprise, MS
Ader M Ward
Mar 16, 1932 - Sep 29, 2005
Milton, FL
Robert Ward
Apr 13, 1893 - October 1972
Hartford, Alabama
Mattie L Ward
Jan 10, 1917 - Oct 9, 1993
Ozark, AL
Emma L Ward
Sep 18, 1920 - Feb 7, 1999
Abbeville, AL
Matha Ward
Sep 19, 1901 - Dec 19, 2000
Phenix City, AL
Mae Ward
Sep 23, 1897 - December 1979
Dothan, Alabama
Etta Ward
Jan 21, 1893 - November 1979
Anniston, Alabama
F Ward
Apr 5, 1908 - Dec 16, 2000
Dothan, AL
Josephine Ward
Jul 16, 1898 - June 1975
Bessemer, Alabama
James Ward
Apr 26, 1892 - May 1981
Birmingham, Alabama
Lillian Ward
Jul 21, 1892 - October 1987
Bristol, New Hampshire
Sandy Ward
Jan 30, 1919 - April 1962
Charles E Ward
Jan 26, 1939 - Feb 17, 1996
Petersburg, TN
Grace P Ward
Sep 21, 1913 - Jan 17, 2007
Tuscumbia, AL

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West Blocton, AL
Clyde Martin
Nov 11, 1931 - Jan 30, 2004
Tuscaloosa, AL
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Margaret Neal
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Chicago, IL
Helen Williamson
Jan 6, 1928 - July 1987
Willie Driskill
Dec 15, 1888 - January 1984
Columbus, Mississippi
Ella Jones
Jul 4, 1898 - May 1983
Peterson, Alabama
Mary Harper
Jun 3, 1908 - November 1986
Tuscaloosa, Alabama
Percy Martin
Apr 30, 1929 - July 1969
William Parker
Jan 1, 1933 - December 1977
Martha E Broadus
Jan 29, 1935 - Jun 5, 1993
Columbus, OH
Corrine Nichols
Apr 10, 1936 - May 7, 2009
Selma, AL
Limmie Parker
Dec 8, 1933 - May 3, 2005
Pontiac, MI
Biddie Waldrop
Jul 10, 1911 - January 1975
Fayette, Alabama
William L Keeth
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Bankston, AL
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