Alphonsus Lawless (1897 - 1971)

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Alphonsus Lawless
1897 - 1971
updated February 06, 2019
Alphonsus Lawless was born on July 20, 1897. He died in September 1971 at 74 years old. We know that Alphonsus Lawless had been residing in Bath, Steuben County, New York 14810.


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Alphonsus Lawless died in September 1971 at age 74. He was born on July 20, 1897. There is no information about Alphonsus's family. We know that Alphonsus Lawless had been residing in Bath, Steuben County, New York 14810.
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In 1897, in the year that Alphonsus Lawless was born, in the January 22nd issue of "Engineering", the word "computer" was first used to refer to a mechanical calculation device. Previously - since the 17th century - the term computer meant "one who computes" and referred to human beings who worked with numbers.

In 1908, by the time he was merely 11 years old, unemployment in the U.S. was at 8.0% and the cost of a first-class stamp was 2 cents while the population in the United States was 88,710,000. The world population was almost 4.4 billion.

In 1931, at the age of 34 years old, Alphonsus was alive when on May 1st, the Empire State Building opened in New York City. At 1,454 feet (including the roof and antenna), it was the tallest building in the world until the World Trade Center's North Tower was built in 1970. (It is now the 34th tallest.) Opening at the beginning of the Great Depression, most of the offices in the Empire State Building remained unoccupied for years and the observation deck was an equal source of revenue and kept the building profitable.

In 1956, by the time he was 59 years old, on May 20th, the U.S. tested the first hydrogen bomb dropped from a plane over Bikini Atoll. Previously, hydrogen bombs had only been tested on the ground. The Atomic Age moved forward.

In 1971, in the year of Alphonsus Lawless's passing, on May 3rd, 10,000 federal troops, 5,100 officers of the D.C. Metropolitan Police, 2,000 members of the D.C. National Guard, and federal agents assembled in Washington DC to prevent an estimated 10,000 Vietnam War protesters from marching. President Nixon (who was in California) refused to give federal employees the day off and they had to navigate the police and protesters, adding to the confusion. By the end of a few days of protest, 12,614 people had been arrested - making it the largest mass arrest in US history.

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