Ben Johnson Jr (1929 - 1990)

Ben Johnson
1929 - 1990
updated February 06, 2019
Ben Johnson Jr was born on May 17, 1929. He died on June 26, 1990 at 61 years old.
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Wood National Cemetery Section J Site 605, 5000 West National Ave. Bldg. 1301, in Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53295
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Branch of service: Us Army
Rank attained: PFC
Wars/Conflicts: Korea

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Ben Johnson Jr died on June 26, 1990 at age 61. He was buried in Wood National Cemetery Section J Site 605, Milwaukee, Wisconsin. He was born on May 17, 1929. There is no information about Ben's family.
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In 1929, in the year that Ben Johnson Jr was born, American Samoa officially became a U.S. territory. Although a part of the United States since 1900, the Ratification Act of 1929 vested "all civil, judicial, and military powers in the President of the United States of America".

In 1954, by the time he was 25 years old, from April 22 through June 17th, the Army v. McCarthy hearings were held. The U.S. Army accused Roy Cohn (chief counsel to Senator McCarthy and later trusted mentor of Donald Trump) of blackmail. McCarthy and Cohn accused the U.S. Army of harboring communists. The Army allegations were found to be true. The U.S. Senate later censured McCarthy.

In 1963, he was 34 years old when on November 22nd, Vice President Lyndon B. Johnson became the 36th President of the United States when President John Kennedy was shot and killed in Dallas, Texas. Johnson was sworn in on the plane carrying Kennedy's body back to Washington D.C.

In 1986, he was 57 years old when on January 28th, the space shuttle Challenger exploded 73 seconds after launch. All seven crew members died. The cause of the explosion was later found to be a failed O-ring. The O-ring failure was due to the unusually cold conditions at Cape Canaveral.

In 1990, in the year of Ben Johnson Jr's passing, after 27 years in prison, Nelson Mandela, the leader of the movement to end South African apartheid was released on February 11th 1990.

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