Arthur Hovland (1879 - 1970)

Arthur Hovland
1879 - 1970
updated February 06, 2019
Arthur Hovland was born on February 2, 1879. He died in February 1970 at 90 years old. We know that Arthur Hovland had been residing in Kirkland, King County, Washington 98033.
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Arthur Hovland passed away in February 1970 at 90 years of age. He was born on February 2, 1879. There is no information about Arthur's surviving family. We know that Arthur Hovland had been residing in Kirkland, King County, Washington 98033.
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In 1879, in the year that Arthur Hovland was born, on November 10th, Bell Telephone and Western Union reached an agreement. Bell Telephone would keep out of the telegraphy business and Western Union would stay out of the telephone business - leading to success for both.

In 1880, he was only 1 year old when on February 2nd the city of Wabash, Indiana became the third city in the world to be lit by electricity.

In 1900, Arthur was 21 years old when the German physicist Max Planck formulated an energy theory, postulating the existence of "quanta," which lays the groundwork for the quantum theory of modern physics. In December, he introduced a paper on the Planck postulate which stated that E=hv - the energy of a photon is proportional to its frequency times a constant. Planck won a Nobel Prize in 1918 for his work in theoretical Physics.

In 1927, Arthur was 48 years old when in September, the Columbia Broadcasting System (later called CBS) became the second national radio network in the U.S. The first broadcast was a presentation by the Howard Barlow Orchestra from radio station WOR in Newark, New Jersey.

In 1970, in the year of Arthur Hovland's passing, on May 4th, four students at Kent State University in Ohio were shot and killed by National Guardsmen. The students were at a peaceful demonstration protesting the invasion of Cambodia by US forces. There had been precedent for the killing of American college students. The previous year, on May 15th, Alameda County Sheriffs used shotguns against U.C. Berkeley students at a protest for People's Park. One student died, one was blinded, 128 were injured.

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