Bobby R Penelton (1945 - 2003)

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Summary

Bobby R Penelton’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 R Penelton Biography & Family History

This genealogy profile is dedicated to the life and ancestry of Bobby R Penelton and his immediate Penelton family. Add to Bobby R Penelton'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 R Penelton? Add burial and funeral information.

Obituary

Last Known Residence

Did Bobby move a lot? Did he emigrate from another country? Add Bobby's last known location.

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 R Penelton is a military veteran.

Middle name

R

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

1945 - In the year that Bobby R Penelton was born, on February 19th, US Marines landed on the island of Iwo Jima and the Battle of Iwo Jima began. Lasting 5 weeks, it was some of the bloodiest and fiercest fighting in the Pacific theater during World War II. The occupying Japanese forces were heavily armed and there were 21,000 Japanese soldiers on the island at the beginning of the battle. Only 216 Japanese soldiers were captured afterwards - the rest had been killed in action or committed suicide. 6,800 American soldiers died but the Americans took control of the island.

1948 - By the time he was only 3 years old, on January 30th, Mahatma Gandhi was assassinated in New Delhi by a member of a Hindu nationalist party who thought that Gandhi was too accommodating to Muslims. The man, Nathuram Godse, shot Gandhi 3 times. He died immediately. The shooter was tried, convicted, and hung in November 1949.

1954 - He was just 9 years old when on May 17th, the Supreme Court released a decision on Brown v. Board of Education of Topeka. The ruling stated that state laws establishing separate public schools for black and white students was unconstitutional thus paving the way for integration in schools.

1974 - At the age of 29 years old, Bobby was alive when on February 5th, Patty Hearst, age 19 - granddaughter of William Randolph Hearst and daughter of publisher of the San Francisco Examiner Randolph Hearst - was kidnapped by the Symbionese Liberation Army, a left wing terrorist group. She was found, alive, 19 months later.

1991 - Bobby was 46 years old when on January 16th, Allied forces began the first phase of Operation Desert Storm. Saddam Hussein's forces had previously invaded the sovereign state of Kuwait and the focus of the operation was to remove his Iraqi troops from Kuwait. On February 24th, the ground war began. Within 100 hours, American ground troops declared Kuwait liberated.

Bobby R Penelton 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 R Penelton
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 R Penelton 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 R Penelton passed away on September 17, 2003 at 57 years of age. No cause of death has been entered. He was born on December 18, 1945. We have no information about Bobby's surviving family.

Memories

What do you remember about Bobby R Penelton? 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 R Penelton

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Other Biographies

Sources