Archibald Drummond Macfarlane (1872 - 1949)

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Archibald Drummond Macfarlane
1872 - 1949
updated February 06, 2019
Archibald Drummond Macfarlane was born in 1872. He was born to Macfarlane Archibald Drummond Macfarlane and Kathleen Mcleod Macfarlane, and we currently have no other siblings in his family tree. He died in 1949 in Watta, Australia at 77 years old.

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Archibald Drummond Macfarlane passed away in 1949 in Watta, Australia at age 77. He was born in 1872. He was born to Macfarlane Archibald Drummond Macfarlane and Kathleen Mcleod Macfarlane, and we currently have no other siblings in his family tree.
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1872 - 1949 World Events

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In 1872, in the year that Archibald Drummond Macfarlane was born, on May 10th, Victoria Woodhull became the first woman to be nominated for President of the United States. She was too young to qualify for President - a year under the minimum age, 35 - and women couldn't vote but she was nominated by the Equal Rights Party, which supported equal rights and suffrage for women. She didn't appear on the official ballot.

In 1891, he was 19 years old when on March 14th, a lynch mob stormed the Old Parish Prison. The mob lynched 11 of the 19 Italians who were arrested for - but found to be innocent of - the murder of New Orleans Police Chief David Hennessy.

In 1903, by the time he was 31 years old, the silent film, The Great Train Robbery opened. Although it was filmed in Milltown, New Jersey, it was a Western. Twelve minutes long, the film used a lot of innovative techniques - some scenes were hand colored and composite editing, on-location shooting, and frequent camera movement were used. Its budget was $150 (about $4000 currently) and was the most popular film until 1915 when Birth of a Nation was released.

In 1917, by the time he was 45 years old, "I Want You" became famous. James Montgomery Flagg's poster, featuring Uncle Sam and based on a 1914 British poster, attracted thousands of U.S. recruits to WWI duty. Over 4 million posters were printed in 1917 and 1918.

In 1949, in the year of Archibald Drummond Macfarlane's passing, on April 4th, NATO (the North Atlantic Treaty Organization) was established. Twelve nations originally signed the North Atlantic Treaty - the United States, Great Britain, France, Belgium, the Netherlands, Denmark, Italy, Luxembourg, Norway, Iceland, Canada, and Portugal. Greece, Turkey, and West Germany later joined. Today, there are 26 nations in NATO.

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around 1889 - Jul 22, 1916
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around 1880 - Aug 2, 1918
Archibald Martin Macfarlane
Died: 1885
Elsternwick, Australia

Other Macfarlanes

William Henry Macfarlane
1873 - 1949
Kaniva, Australia
Susan Roberts Macfarlane

Kaniva, Australia
John Donald Macfarlane
1873 - 1949
Ballarat, Australia
Anna Crow Macfarlane

Ballarat, Australia
Benjamin Patrick Macfarlane
1882 - 1949
Benalla, Australia
Dora Obrien Macfarlane

Benalla, Australia
Mary Macfarlane
1871 - 1949
Geelong, Australia
Macfarlane John Macfarlane

Geelong, Australia
Mary Mcdonald Macfarlane

Geelong, Australia
Peter Macfarlane
1946 - 1949
Wbeal, Australia

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Kathleen Mcleod Macfarlane

Watta, Australia
Henry Thompson Hedges
1866 - 1949
Watta, Australia
Hedges Micha East Hedges

Watta, Australia
Susan Elizabeth Marshall
1898 - 1949
Watta, Australia
Marshall Robert Marshall

Watta, Australia
Jane Wylie Marshall

Watta, Australia
Raymond Donald Robinson
1892 - 1949
Watta, Australia
Robinson Alf Robinson

Watta, Australia
Lancelot Lombe Brooke
1884 - 1949
Watta, Australia
Brooke Edward Lombe Brooke

Watta, Australia
Marie Annie Brooke

Watta, Australia
Sarah Edith Bridgart
1875 - 1949
Watta, Australia
Farrington John Bridgart

Watta, Australia
Ellen Cahill Bridgart

Watta, Australia
Edward Henry Walpole Payne
1867 - Jun 16, 1949
Ballarat, Australia
Payne Samuel Edward Payne

Watta, Australia
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