Bobby C Watkins (1939 - 2003)

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Summary

Bobby C Watkins’s biography is built and maintained by people like you. Create an online profile of Bobby so that his life is remembered forever. If any factual information is incorrect, please edit Bobby’s biography.

Bobby C Watkins Biography & Family History

This genealogy profile is dedicated to the life and ancestry of Bobby C Watkins and his immediate Watkins family. Add to Bobby C Watkins's genealogy page to share your memories & historical research with his family and other genealogy hobbyists.

Birth

Death

Cause of death

There is no cause of death listed for Bobby.

Burial / Funeral

Do you know the final resting place - gravesite in a cemetery or location of cremation - of Bobby C Watkins? Add burial and funeral information.

Obituary

Last Known Residence

Kalamazoo, Kalamazoo County, Michigan

Average Age

Life Expectancy

Family

Add family members

Education

Did Bobby finish grade school, get a GED, go to high school, get a college degree or masters? What schools or universities did Bobby attend? Add education.

Professions

Share what Bobby did for a living or if he had a career or profession. Add Profession.

Military Service

It is unknown if Bobby C Watkins is a military veteran.

Middle name

C

Surnames

Ethnicity

Unknown. Add Bobby's ethnicity.

Nationality

Unknown. Add Bobby's nationality.

Religion

Unknown. Was Bobby a religious man? Add Bobby’s religion

Gender

Male

Family Photos

Pictures really do say a thousand words. Add photos of Bobby during various points of his life.

Timeline

1939 - In the year that Bobby C Watkins was born, in May, Disney's Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, the first full-length animated film, reached a total international gross of $6.5 million which made it (to then) the most successful sound film of all time. First released in December 1937, it was originally dubbed "Disney's Folly" but the premiere received a standing ovation from the audience. At the 11th Academy Awards in February 1939, Walt Disney won an Academy Honorary Award - a full-size Oscar statuette and seven miniature ones - for Snow White.

1950 - He was only 11 years old when on October 2, Charlie Brown appeared in the first Peanuts comic strip - created by Charles Schultz - and he was the only character in that strip. That year, Schultz said that Charlie was 4 years old, but Charlie aged a bit through the years.

1968 - At the age of 29 years old, Bobby was alive when on April 4th, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., the civil rights leader, was shot and killed by an assassin in Memphis. James Earl Ray was apprehended and plead guilty to shooting Dr. King. Ray died in jail in 1998.

1980 - He was 41 years old when on December 8th, ex-Beatle John Lennon was shot and killed by Mark David Chapman in front of his home - the Dakota - in New York City. Chapman was found guilty of murder and still remains in jail.

1992 - At the age of 53 years old, Bobby was alive when on April 29th, riots began in Los Angeles after the "Rodney King" verdict was issued. Four LAPD officers had been accused of using excessive force (assault) on African-American Rodney King, who had been stopped for drunk driving. The beating had been videotaped. Their acquittal sparked a 6 day riot in Los Angeles.

Bobby C Watkins Family Tree

Who was Bobby’s parents? Did he get married and did they have children? Share Bobby’s family tree to share his legacy and genealogy pedigree.

Bobby's Family
Add a parent
Add a parent
Bobby C Watkins
Add a partner
Add a child
Add a sibling

You can add or remove people from Bobby's family tree by clicking here.

Obituary

This obit of Bobby C Watkins is updated by the community. Edit this biography to contribute to his obituary. Include details such as cemetery, burial, newspaper obituary and grave or marker inscription if available.

Bobby C Watkins passed away on August 22, 2003 at age 64. There is no listed cause of death for Bobby. He was born on May 5, 1939. We are unaware of information about Bobby's family. We know that Bobby C Watkins had been residing in Kalamazoo, Kalamazoo County, Michigan.

Memories

What do you remember about Bobby C Watkins? Share your memories of special moments and stories you have heard about him. Or just leave a comment to show the world that Bobby is remembered.

Write a comment

Other Records of Bobby C Watkins

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Other Biographies

Sources