Benjamin Dawson (1893 - 1966)

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Benjamin Dawson
1893 - 1966
updated February 06, 2019
Benjamin Dawson was born on January 4, 1893. He died in August 1966 at 73 years of age. We know that Benjamin Dawson had been residing in Deland, Volusia County, Florida.


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Benjamin Dawson died in August 1966 at age 73. He was born on January 4, 1893. We have no information about Benjamin's family or relationships. We know that Benjamin Dawson had been residing in Deland, Volusia County, Florida.
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In 1893, in the year that Benjamin Dawson was born, on November 7th, the women of Colorado were given the right to vote via a state referendum. Fifty-five percent of voters turned out and the referendum passed with 35,798 voting in favor and 29,551 voting against.

In 1902, he was only 9 years old when the Aswan Low Dam (the old Aswan Dam) began construction in Egypt in 1899 and was completed in 1902 - making it the largest masonry dam in the world at the time. The dam was built on the Nile River in order to conserve water and regulate flooding, allowing for population increase along the Nile.

In 1942, by the time he was 49 years old, due to World War II, automobile production in the United States was stopped on February 1st. A tire rationing program had begun the month before. Detroit - the main hub of car manufacturing - was ordered to free up assembly lines for military production. The president of the Automobile Manufacturers Association said “The automotive industry is in this war all the way". Some dealerships had to close and others expanded their repair shops. The used car market boomed (as did a black market in used cars).

In 1951, he was 58 years old when on June 25th, CBS began broadcasting in color. There were well over 10 million televisions by that time. The first show in color was a musical variety special titled "Premiere". Hardly anyone had a color TV that could see the show.

In 1966, in the year of Benjamin Dawson's passing, on July 1st, Medicare became available after President Johnson signed into law the Medicare Act in 1965. President Truman had received the first Medicare card since he had been the first to propose national healthcare law. insurance.

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Oct 5, 1909 - March 1984
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Sep 28, 1904 - October 1976
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Oct 14, 1906 - September 1968
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Raymond Dawson
Jan 27, 1913 - May 1973
Wallace M Dawson
Dec 17, 1915 - Oct 8, 1992
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John Dawson
Sep 6, 1916 - March 1984
Kinston, North Carolina
Willian Dawson
Oct 4, 1920 - March 1977
Vinessa Dawson
Feb 28, 1897 - November 1974
La Grange, North Carolina
Willie Dawson
Apr 11, 1916 - December 1981
La Grange, North Carolina
Jim Dawson
Mar 6, 1899 - January 1983
Gambrills, Maryland
Joe J Dawson
Apr 2, 1914 - Jun 15, 2005
Chesapeake Beach, MD
James I Dawson
May 7, 1914 - Oct 4, 1989
Brooklyn, NY
Leroy Dawson
Apr 30, 1921 - April 1985
Kinston, North Carolina
Madelyn D Dawson
Mar 11, 1917 - Dec 17, 1995
Nashville, NC
Anna D Dawson
Sep 25, 1919 - Sep 23, 2008
Winston Salem, NC
Jessie Dawson
Apr 3, 1905 - September 1963
Nathaniel Dawson
Dec 6, 1920 - Mar 18, 1997
New York, NY
Elizabeth C Dawson
May 6, 1911 - Sep 25, 1992
Wilson, NC
Daniel Dawson
Sep 20, 1902 - February 1968
Littleton, North Carolina
Joseph T Dawson
Sep 1, 1959 - Jun 9, 2003

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Nathaniel Hayes
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Asheboro, NC
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Aug 13, 1917 - Feb 7, 1996
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Clarence West
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Virginia Beach, Virginia
William W Bowen
Aug 14, 1918 - Jan 18, 2000
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Jacksonville, FL
Iola C Gill
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Durham, NC
Shirley Bass
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