Billy Hendrix (1925 - 1974)

Billy Hendrix
1925 - 1974
updated February 06, 2019
Billy Hendrix was born on February 1, 1925. He died in January 1974 at age 48. We know that Billy Hendrix had been residing in Little Rock, Pulaski County, Arkansas 72206.
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Billy Hendrix passed away in January 1974 at 48 years old. He was born on February 1, 1925. We are unaware of information about Billy's family. We know that Billy Hendrix had been residing in Little Rock, Pulaski County, Arkansas 72206.
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In 1925, in the year that Billy Hendrix was born, on November 28th, radio station WSM broadcast the Grand Ole Opry for the first time. Originally airing as “The WSM Barn Dance”, the Opry (a local term for "opera") was dedicated to honoring country music and in its history has featured the biggest stars and acts in country music.

In 1935, by the time he was just 10 years old, on September 8th, Louisiana Senator Huey Long was shot by Dr. Carl Weiss. Weiss was shot and killed immediately by Long's bodyguards - Long died two days later from his injuries. Long had received many death threats previously, as well as threats against his family. He was a powerful and controversial figure in Louisiana politics (and probably gained power through multiple criminal acts). His opponents became frustrated with their attempts to oust him and Dr. Weiss was the son-in-law of one of those opponents. His funeral was attended by 200,000 mourners.

In 1941, Billy was 16 years old when on December 7th, the Japanese attacked the military base at Pearl Harbor, Hawaii. The surprise aerial attack damaged 8 U.S. battleships (6 later returned to service), including the USS Arizona, and destroyed 188 aircraft. 2,402 American citizens died and 1,178 wounded were wounded. On December 8th, the U.S. declared war on Japan and on December 11th, Germany and Italy (allies of Japan) declared war on the United States. World War II was in full swing.

In 1957, when he was 32 years old, on October 4th, the Soviet Union launched Sputnik I, the first man made earth-orbiting satellite - and triggered the Space Race. Sputnik I was only 23 inches in diameter and had no tracking equipment, only 4 antennas, but it had a big impact.

In 1974, in the year of Billy Hendrix's passing, on August 9th, Gerald R. Ford became the 38th President of the United States. He had been Vice President for 8 months when he became President due to the resignation of President Nixon.

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Dec 8, 1919 - May 1985
Mar 25, 1921 - March 1977
Jun 2, 1904 - Sep 8, 1990
Jan 19, 1925 - Jul 9, 2008
Apr 16, 1961 - Mar 29, 2002
Oct 20, 1877 - April 1967
Mar 7, 1907 - July 1985
Oct 23, 1927 - Jul 28, 1995
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Jan 9, 1926 - June 1985
Nov 30, 1928 - Jun 22, 1998
May 13, 1925 - Sep 10, 2006
Apr 12, 1901 - October 1988
Feb 5, 1927 - May 29, 2000

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