Andrew Madison Cotton

(1893 - 1973)

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Andrew Madison Cotton
1893 - 1973
Born
March 1, 1893
Death
January 1973
Last Known Residence
Atwood, Hughes County, Oklahoma 74827
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Andrew Madison Cotton was born on March 1, 1893. He died in January 1973 at 79 years of age. We know that Andrew Madison Cotton had been residing in Atwood, Hughes County, Oklahoma 74827.
Updated: February 06, 2019
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Andrew Madison Cotton passed away in January 1973 at age 79. He was born on March 1, 1893. There is no information about Andrew's immediate family. We know that Andrew Madison Cotton had been residing in Atwood, Hughes County, Oklahoma 74827.

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In 1893, in the year that Andrew Madison Cotton was born, on May 5th, a crash on the New York Stock Exchange started a depression that lasted 4 years. It was the beginning of the Panic of 1893.

In 1935, he was 42 years old when the BOI's name (the Bureau of Investigation) was changed to the FBI (Federal Bureau of Investigation) and it officially became a separate agency with the Department of Justice. J. Edgar Hoover, the Chief of the BOI, continued in his office and became the first Director of the FBI. The FBI's responsibility is to "detect and prosecute crimes against the United States".

In 1942, he was 49 years old when on November 28th at 10:15p, a nightclub in Boston, the Cocoanut Grove, caught fire. The origins of the fire are unknown but it killed 492 people - the deadliest nightclub fire in U.S. history. Hundreds more were injured. The disaster was so shocking that it replaced World War II in the headlines and lead to reforms in safety standards and codes.

In 1958, he was 65 years old when on January 31st, Explorer I, the United States' answer to Sputnik I (and 2,) was launched. America had entered the Space Race. The first spacecraft to detect the Van Allen radiation belt, it remained in orbit until 1970.

In 1973, in the year of Andrew Madison Cotton's passing, on August 15th, amidst rising calls for the impeachment of President Richard Nixon, Congress imposed an end to the bombing of Cambodia.

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