Allen Garrett (1889 - 1963)

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Allen Garrett
1889 - 1963
updated February 06, 2019
Allen Garrett was born on June 10, 1889. He died in February 1963 at age 73. We know that Allen Garrett had been residing in Florida.


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Allen Garrett passed away in February 1963 at age 73. He was born on June 10, 1889. We are unaware of information about Allen's immediate family. We know that Allen Garrett had been residing in Florida.
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In 1889, in the year that Allen Garrett was born, on May 31st, the South Fork Dam collapsed. Located in western Pennsylvania, the dam failed - sending more than 20 million tons of water into the towns below it. The flood killed more than 2,200 people in and around Johnstown. The newly formed Red Cross responded to the disaster.

In 1898, by the time he was just 9 years old, on February 15th, the USS Maine exploded and sank in Havana harbor. The reason for the explosion has never been found, but it killed 266 men. "Remember the Maine" became a rallying cry and precipitated the United States' declaration of war on Spain two months later - the beginning of the Spanish-American War. On December 10th, the war ended with the signing of the Treaty of Paris. The Treaty gave the U.S. Puerto Rico, the Philippines, Guam - for $20 million - and, temporarily, Cuba.

In 1910, at the age of 21 years old, Allen was alive when the Mexican revolution began. Dictator Porfirio Díaz had ruled for 35 years and was nationally unpopular. When elections were held in 1910 and a rigged election kept Diaz in office. The uprising began - and lasted for another 10 years.

In 1925, when he was 36 years old, on November 28th, radio station WSM broadcast the Grand Ole Opry for the first time. Originally airing as “The WSM Barn Dance”, the Opry (a local term for "opera") was dedicated to honoring country music and in its history has featured the biggest stars and acts in country music.

In 1963, in the year of Allen Garrett's passing, the British Secretary of War, 46 year old John Profumo ,was forced to resign when he lied about an affair with 19 year old Christine Keeler. Keeler was also involved with the Soviet naval attaché and charges of espionage were feared. No proof of spying was ever found.

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Born: around 1925
Oklahoma, United States
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Born: around 1921
Louisiana, United States
Allen T Jr Garrett
Born: around 1916
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Allen Joseph Garrett

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Allen Edward Garrett
Dec 31, 1969 - Apr 24, 1953
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Allen D. Garrett
Born: around 1950
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Susie B Garrett
Aug 22, 1908 - July 1994
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Sebron R Garrett
Sep 20, 1919 - Nov 22, 1993
Freeport, FL
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Dec 10, 1951 - May 1981
James Garrett
Nov 26, 1906 - May 1971
Hurlock, Maryland
Charlie Garrett
Dec 5, 1900 - July 1975
Ithaca, New York
Claude Garrett
Mar 5, 1918 - Jun 15, 1995
Lexington, TN
Judge Garrett
Jan 1, 1896 - November 1979
Toccoa, Georgia
Williebel Garrett
Apr 19, 1923 - September 1984
Nicholas Isaac Garrett
Dec 2, 1917 - May 11, 2010
San Jose, California
Arthur Garrett
Mar 21, 1921 - October 1977
Webster, Florida
Glennis F Garrett
Mar 28, 1929 - Jan 20, 2004
Holiday, FL
David Garrett
Dec 26, 1914 - Jun 24, 1989
Lake Alfred, FL
Florence L Garrett
Nov 7, 1926 - Jul 19, 2008
Orlando, Florida
Fannie Garrett
Dec 7, 1894 - November 1974
Miami, Florida
Maggie Garrett
Jan 9, 1918 - Aug 16, 2011
George R Garrett
Jul 17, 1928 - Mar 7, 2007
Fort Walton Beach, FL
Gladys M Garrett
Oct 28, 1931 - Dec 19, 1993
Panama City, FL
James E Garrett
Mar 14, 1928 - Jan 15, 1999
Jacksonville, FL
Mattie L Garrett
Apr 2, 1916 - Jul 27, 2002
Tallahassee, FL
Robert Garrett
Oct 29, 1907 - January 1959

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