Alfred Henry Edwards

(1870 - 1949)

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Alfred Henry Edwards
1870 - 1949
Born
1870
Death
1949
Warnambool, Australia
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Warnambool, Australia
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Alfred Henry Edwards was born in 1870. He was born to Edwards William Edwards and Ellen Candy Edwards. He died in 1949 in Warnambool, Australia at 79 years old.
Updated: February 06, 2019
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Alfred Henry Edwards passed away in 1949 in Warnambool, Australia at 79 years old. He was born in 1870. He was born to Edwards William Edwards and Ellen Candy Edwards.

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In 1870, in the year that Alfred Henry Edwards was born, on January 26th, the state of Virginia rejoined the Union. On February 23rd, Mississippi was readmitted to the Union. On March 30th, Texas was readmitted to the Union. And on July 15th, Georgia became the last Confederate state to be readmitted to the Union.

In 1881, Alfred was just 11 years old when on October 26th, the "Gunfight at the O.K. Corral" happened in Tombstone, Arizona. The gunfight lasted only 30 seconds - the Earps and Doc Holliday on one side and the "Cowboys" on the other side. The McLaury brothers and Billy Clanton of the Cowboys were killed. Two of the Earp brothers and Doc Holliday were wounded.

In 1890, at the age of 20 years old, Alfred was alive when on July 3rd, Idaho became the 43rd state in the United States. On July 10th, Wyoming became the 44th state.

In 1900, when he was 30 years old, Carrie Chapman Catt succeeded Susan B. Anthony as the president of the National American Woman Suffrage Association. NAWSA was created by Anthony in 1890 in order to fight for the right of women to vote in the United States. Membership in NAWSA began at 7,000 and in the decades of the struggle - women didn't get the right to vote until 1920 - membership rose to 2 million.

In 1949, in the year of Alfred Henry Edwards's passing, comedian Milton Berle hosted the first telethon show. It raised $1,100,000 for cancer research and lasted 16 hours. The next day, newspapers, in writing about the event, first used the word "telethon."

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c. 1894 - Sep 4, 1917 1894 - 1917
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c. 1886 - May 12, 1918 1886 - 1918
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c. 1911 - Dec 1, 1941 1911 - 1941
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c. 1880 - Jul 14, 1917 1880 - 1917

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