Benjamin Franklin Gorden (born 1853)

Benjamin Franklin Gorden
1853 - ? (edit)
updated February 06, 2019
Benjamin Franklin Gorden was born on May 9, 1853.
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In 1853, in the year that Benjamin Franklin Gorden was born, in May, Levi Strauss & Co. was founded in San Francisco. In the 1870's, the company began manufacturing denim overalls and their first pair of Levis 501 jeans were introduced in the 1890s.

In 1866, on April 10th, the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals - the ASPCA - was created. New Yorker Henry Bergh was the first President of the Society and the leader in its creation. He later formed the Massachusetts Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children.

In 1879, on October 22nd, Thomas Edison tested the first practical electric light bulb. Lasting 13½ hours before burning out, it used a "a carbon filament or strip coiled and connected to platina contact wires". He applied for a patent on November 4th, receiving the patent in January 1880.

In 1893, 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 1907, the state of Oklahoma was admitted to the United States on November 16. Previously called "Oklahoma Territory" and "Indian Territory", the two areas were merged and Oklahoma became the 46th state. It is the 28th most populous state.

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Jul 3, 1903 - Oct 18, 1993
Oct 30, 1914 - July 1986
Mar 29, 1910 - Jul 30, 1996
Aug 25, 1937 - Sep 11, 2003
Jul 26, 1902 - May 1984
Apr 7, 1905 - May 5, 2000
Jun 9, 1906 - Jul 9, 1988
Aug 22, 1904 - December 1973
Jan 17, 1897 - March 1981

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