Alexander Jordan (1903 - 1978)

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Alexander Jordan
1903 - 1978
updated February 06, 2019
Alexander Jordan was born on July 4, 1903. He died in January 1978 at age 74. We know that Alexander Jordan had been residing in Hilliard, Nassau County, Florida 32046.


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Alexander Jordan died in January 1978 at 74 years old. He was born on July 4, 1903. There is no information about Alexander's surviving family. We know that Alexander Jordan had been residing in Hilliard, Nassau County, Florida 32046.
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In 1903, in the year that Alexander Jordan was born, the Harley-Davidson Motor Company was begun by two childhood friends, William Harley and Arthur Davidson - with help from Arthur's brother, Walter. Their first prototype - a "motor-bicycle" - couldn't climb hills without also pedaling, so they went back to the drawing board, and in 1904 their new version came in 4th in a race. Harley-Davidson and Indian Motorcycle Manufacturing Company were the only two major motorcycle companies to survive the Great Depression.

In 1920, when he was 17 years old, speakeasies replaced saloons as the center of social activity. After the 18th Amendment was ratified and selling alcohol became illegal, saloons closed and speakeasies took their place. Speakeasies, also called a blind pig or blind tiger, were "so called because of the practice of speaking quietly about such a place in public, or when inside it, so as not to alert the police or neighbors". There were a lot of them and they were very popular. And where saloons often prohibited women, they were encouraged at speakeasies because of the added profits.

In 1955, he was 52 years old when in January, President Eisenhower sent direct aid to South Vietnam. In February, U.S. advisors were sent to train troops.

In 1962, when he was 59 years old, on February 20th, Lt. Col. John H. Glenn, Jr. became the first American to orbit the Earth. The Friendship 7 flew three times around the earth in 4 hours and 55 minutes. At age 77, Glenn returned to space - the oldest person to fly in space.

In 1978, in the year of Alexander Jordan's passing, on November 18th, Jim Jones's Peoples Temple followers committed mass suicide in Jonestown, Guyana - where they had moved, from San Francisco, as a group. Jones was the leader of the cult and ordered his followers to drink cyanide-laced punch, which they did. Whole families (women and children included) died - more than 900 people in all.

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Missouri, United States
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United States
Alexander W Jr Jordan
Born: around 1921
United States
Alexander G Jordan
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New York, United States
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Carlton, Australia
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Dec 31, 1969 - Mar 12, 1953
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around 1861 - Apr 4, 1898
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around 1890 - Oct 18, 1893

Other Jordans

William Jordan
Jan 6, 1913 - February 1981
Houston, Texas
Gabe Jordan
Apr 8, 1901 - October 1981
Cantonment, Florida
Robert Jordan
Jun 13, 1896 - November 1976
Graceville, Florida
Earl Jordan
Feb 2, 1907 - March 1987
Cantonment, Florida
Charles Jordan
Jun 30, 1905 - January 1974
Miami, Florida
Myron Jordan
Mar 27, 1904 - December 1973
Milledgeville, Georgia
R D Jordan
Mar 9, 1954 - September 1989
Keith R Jordan
Nov 24, 1954 - Apr 4, 2002
Evelyn D Jordan
Nov 16, 1920 - Apr 17, 2004
Auburndale, FL
Edward J Jordan
Feb 27, 1917 - Sep 19, 2003
Beverly Hills, FL
Hazel Jordan
May 4, 1909 - September 1988
Decatur, GA
Ira Jordan
Sep 8, 1911 - October 1975
Pensacola, Florida
Sam Jordan
Dec 12, 1893 - June 1964
Will Jordan
Jul 16, 1890 - December 1969
Milton, Florida
Thomas Jordan
Feb 16, 1908 - September 1975
New York, New York
Sam M Jordan
Sep 28, 1916 - Jan 11, 2002
Miami, FL
Hugh Jordan
Feb 18, 1911 - February 1980
Fresno, California
Oliver A Jordan
Oct 21, 1919 - December 1993
Perth Amboy, NJ
Amelia R Jordan
Jan 1, 1896 - May 15, 1972
Columbus Jordan
Apr 9, 1916 - May 21, 1996
Stuart, FL

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Robert Coleman
May 17, 1914 - September 1983
Hartford, Connecticut
Van Hooper
Nov 18, 1913 - Jul 3, 1999
Jacksonville, FL
James Thomas
Jan 16, 1922 - Mar 30, 1992
Julius Henry
Dec 7, 1921 - May 1983
Jacksonville, Florida
Andrew Thomas
Sep 12, 1924 - Jan 29, 2001
Yulee, FL
James Allen
Dec 22, 1916 - December 1981
Panama City, Florida
Henry T Sorensen
Apr 23, 1919 - Aug 23, 2010
Tallahassee, Florida
Glenn F Anderson
Mar 3, 1914 - Dec 8, 2002
Marietta, GA
Elie C Price
Jul 4, 1910 - Jan 14, 1991
Milton, FL
Charles E Brown
Oct 8, 1919 - Mar 8, 2001
Panama City, FL
Laymon Campbell
May 10, 1919 - February 1972
David Mitchell
Feb 3, 1906 - September 1971
Chipley, Florida
Gay Whiddon
Oct 26, 1911 - October 1983
Jacksonville, Florida
Lola R Weddle
Aug 15, 1904 - Sep 27, 1998
Pensacola, FL
Genevieve Barker
Jul 16, 1911 - December 1979
West Palm Beach, Florida
Aloysious Hoffman
Apr 13, 1881 - November 1966
Panama City, Florida
Robert Smith
Feb 13, 1892 - February 1973
Saint Augustine, Florida
Wilbur Revels
Feb 14, 1908 - March 1977
Perry, Florida
Ralph Butler
May 12, 1919 - May 1984
Jacksonville, Florida
Alfred Evans
Aug 3, 1882 - July 1973
Jacksonville, Florida
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