Alfred J Peterson (1917 - 1991)

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Alfred J Peterson
1917 - 1991
updated February 06, 2019
Alfred J Peterson was born on December 21, 1917. He died on September 22, 1991 at 73 years of age. We know that Alfred J Peterson had been residing in zip code 98316.

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Alfred J Peterson passed away on September 22, 1991 at 73 years of age. He was born on December 21, 1917. We are unaware of information about Alfred's family or relationships. We know that Alfred J Peterson had been residing in zip code 98316.
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In 1917, in the year that Alfred J Peterson was born, on July 28, between ten and fifteen thousand blacks silently walked down New York City's Fifth Avenue to protest racial discrimination and violence. Lynchings in Waco Texas and hundreds of African-Americans killed in East St. Louis Illinois had sparked the protest. Picket signs said "Mother, do lynchers go to heaven?" "Mr. President, why not make America safe for democracy?" "Thou shalt not kill." "Pray for the Lady Macbeth's of East St. Louis" and "Give us a chance to live."

In 1948, he was 31 years old when on January 30th, Mahatma Gandhi was assassinated in New Delhi by a member of a Hindu nationalist party who thought that Gandhi was too accommodating to Muslims. The man, Nathuram Godse, shot Gandhi 3 times. He died immediately. The shooter was tried, convicted, and hung in November 1949.

In 1967, by the time he was 50 years old, between June 5th and 10th, Israeli and Egypt, Jordan, and Syria fought what came to be called the "Six-Day War". The hostilities began when Israel launched "preemptive" strikes against Egypt, destroying nearly its entire air force. It ended with Israel occupying the Sinai Peninsula, Golan Heights, Gaza Strip and West Bank.

In 1984, when he was 67 years old, on January 1, "Baby Bells" were created. AT&T had been the provider of telephone service (and equipment) in the United States. The company kept Western Electric, Bell Labs, and AT&T Long Distance. Seven new regional companies (the Baby Bells) covered local telephone service and were separately owned. AT&T lost 70% of its book value due to this move.

In 1991, in the year of Alfred J Peterson's passing, on November 7th, legendary basketball player Magic Johnson announced that he had HIV. In 1991, the public was confused about the difference between HIV and AIDS (HIV is a virus that can lead to AIDS) and there was little treatment for either. Most thought that Johnson would die within a year or so. Also, the transmission of AIDS wasn't understood so he had to retire from basketball. Magic Johnson is still alive and well.

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Alfred William Peterson
around 1894 - Mar 21, 1918
Alfred S. Peterson
around 1917 - Aug 9, 1944
Alfred Martin Peterson
around 1913 - Jun 8, 1944
Alfred Hector Peterson
around 1919 - Dec 3, 1942
Alfred Frederick Peterson
around 1915 - May 9, 1945
Alfred J Peterson
Born: around 1914
Idaho, United States
Alfred O Peterson
Born: around 1913
Utah, United States
Alfred C Peterson
Born: around 1910
Utah, United States
Alfred H Peterson
Born: around 1905
California, United States
Alfred C Peterson
Born: around 1917
Washington, United States
Alfred Peterson
Born: around 1926
Mississippi, United States
Alfred J Peterson
Born: around 1917
Washington, United States
Alfred E Peterson
Born: around 1910
Oregon, United States
Alfred C Peterson
Born: around 1918
Oregon, United States
Alfred M Peterson
Born: around 1923
Oregon, United States
Alfred O Peterson
Born: around 1922
Washington, United States
Alfred A Peterson
Born: around 1911
California, United States
Alfred G Peterson
Born: around 1915
Minnesota, United States
Alfred L Peterson
Born: around 1909
Minnesota, United States
Alfred F Peterson
Born: around 1923
Nebraska, United States

Other Petersons

Melvin Peterson
Nov 22, 1903 - September 1987
Spokane, Washington
Robert L Peterson
Dec 20, 1919 - Jan 4, 1999
Albany, OR
Edward Peterson
Mar 24, 1906 - June 1965
Yacolt, Washington
Vernon Peterson
Aug 27, 1913 - September 1968
Spokane, Washington
August Peterson
May 19, 1872 - March 1964
Washington
Albert Peterson
Jun 22, 1910 - September 1979
Longview, Washington
Arthur Peterson
Aug 27, 1879 - August 1965
Washington
Roy A Peterson
Dec 14, 1913 - Aug 24, 1991
Seattle, WA
C R Peterson
Oct 12, 1911 - Apr 4, 1994
Vancouver, WA
Carl Peterson
Sep 2, 1884 - October 1966
Seattle, Washington
Ellen Peterson
Mar 9, 1900 - September 1977
Issaquah, Washington
Adolph Peterson
Jul 29, 1890 - July 1978
Granite Falls, Washington
Ray v Peterson
Apr 5, 1923 - Feb 18, 2011
Encinitas, CA
Mary Peterson
Mar 10, 1919 - September 1987
Port Townsend, Washington
Willie Peterson
February 1901 - November 1956
Carl Peterson
Oct 17, 1895 - November 1970
Yakima, Washington
Helton Peterson
Sep 17, 1912 - December 1973
Lydia B Peterson
Apr 23, 1909 - Oct 31, 2002
Los Angeles, CA
Alma Peterson
Dec 29, 1912 - February 1980
Seattle, Washington
Margaret G Peterson
Oct 20, 1915 - Mar 17, 2001
Centralia, WA

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Mar 14, 1918 - April 1984
Fresno, California
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Jan 4, 1899 - February 1959
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May 18, 1892 - July 1965
Tacoma, Washington
John Gardner
Jul 6, 1906 - May 1963
James Calkins
Oct 1, 1893 - March 1966
Mercer Island, Washington
William Bell
Aug 14, 1909 - December 1964
Thomas W Maughan
Feb 24, 1916 - Dec 4, 1996
Ilwaco, WA
P M Carlough
Nov 22, 1917 - Jan 14, 1991
Vashon, WA
William Troughten
Sep 20, 1887 - July 1976
Seattle, Washington
Albert Wright
Sep 29, 1913 - March 1982
Milton Freewater, Oregon
Ray Tredo
Apr 15, 1915 - March 1980
Guy Halferty
Dec 19, 1882 - March 1960
Charles Seymour
May 28, 1888 - June 1970
Rockaway Beach, Oregon
Lawrence L Hill
Dec 27, 1912 - Mar 12, 2008
Seattle, WA
Alice W Martin
Dec 25, 1899 - Nov 2, 1998
Bremerton, WA
Helen A Carey
Oct 18, 1918 - Sep 18, 2010
Copperopolis, CA
Elgin Moore
Aug 16, 1908 - December 1972
Everett, Washington
Walter Menzies
Nov 30, 1917 - February 1984
Raymond, Washington
Lurene R Martin
May 22, 1920 - Sep 17, 1999
Stanwood, WA
Parker Garner
Nov 26, 1892 - March 1964
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