Alf Hansen (1895 - 1985)

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Alf Hansen
1895 - 1985
updated February 06, 2019
Alf Hansen was born on October 13, 1895. He died in April 1985 at 89 years old. We know that Alf Hansen had been residing in Long Beach, Los Angeles County, California 90804.

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Alf Hansen died in April 1985 at 89 years old. He was born on October 13, 1895. We are unaware of information about Alf's immediate family. We know that Alf Hansen had been residing in Long Beach, Los Angeles County, California 90804.
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1895 - 1985 World Events

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In 1895, in the year that Alf Hansen was born, on May 18th, Italy's first motor race was held. The race was 58 miles long - from Turin to Asti and back. Five cars started but only three completed the race. It was won by Simone Federman who drove a Daimler Omnibus - his average speed was 9.6 mph.

In 1913, by the time he was 18 years old, Henry Ford installed the first moving assembly line for the mass production of an entire automobile. It had previously taken 12 hours to assemble a whole vehicle - now it took only two hours and 30 minutes! Inspired by the production lines at flour mills, breweries, canneries and industrial bakeries, along with the disassembly of animal carcasses in Chicago’s meat-packing plants, Ford created moving belts for parts and the assembly line was born.

In 1955, he was 60 years old when in January, President Eisenhower sent direct aid to South Vietnam. In February, U.S. advisors were sent to train troops.

In 1977, by the time he was 82 years old, on January 20th, Jimmy Carter became the 39th President of the United States. Running against incumbent Gerald Ford, he won 50.1% of the popular vote to Ford's 48.0%. He was elected to only one term.

In 1985, in the year of Alf Hansen's passing, on March 15th, the first internet domain name was registered - Symbolics.com. Symbolics, Inc., a spinoff of the MIT AI Lab, was a computer manufacturer headquartered in Massachusetts. The company no longer exists and the domain name was sold 25 years later.

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Edward Hansen
Feb 12, 1891 - July 1970
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Ruby L Hansen
Jun 19, 1913 - February 1994
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Oct 19, 1896 - January 1976
Auburn, Washington
Peter Hansen
Jan 28, 1894 - December 1978
Seattle, Washington
John Hansen
May 29, 1896 - October 1976
Mayville, North Dakota
Otto Hansen
Apr 4, 1901 - November 1967
Astoria, Oregon
Oscar Hansen
Feb 16, 1905 - July 1977
Naselle, Washington
George E Hansen
Nov 5, 1918 - Jun 5, 1992
Seattle, WA
John H Hansen
Feb 8, 1909 - Jul 18, 1995
Everett, WA
Esther Hansen
Jan 3, 1892 - April 1984
Seattle, Washington
Chris Hansen
Apr 10, 1909 - January 1986
Monroe, Washington
Alfred Hansen
Mar 30, 1893 - October 1969
Europe
Donald C Hansen
Mar 17, 1912 - Dec 10, 2004
Coeur d'Alene, ID
Laverne Hansen
May 21, 1916 - Sep 28, 1998
Granite Falls, WA
Jesse Hansen
Aug 13, 1898 - August 1976
Seattle, Washington
Frank C Hansen
Jan 6, 1909 - July 1989
Seattle, WA
Glen Hansen
Nov 12, 1913 - February 1981
Portland, Oregon
William Hansen
Jan 15, 1915 - March 1986
Friday Harbor, Washington
Paul Hansen
Oct 9, 1888 - April 1970
San Francisco, California
Herman Hansen
Sep 24, 1901 - July 1982
Yakima, Washington

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John Rustuen
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Othello, WA
Emma E Morey
Mar 28, 1895 - Oct 17, 1997
Bellevue, WA
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