Buford Jones

(1911 - 1985)

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Buford Jones
1911 - 1985
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March 11, 1911
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February 1985
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Rusk, Cherokee County, Texas 75785
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Buford Jones was born on March 11, 1911. He died in February 1985 at age 73. We know that Buford Jones had been residing in Rusk, Cherokee County, Texas 75785.
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Buford Jones died in February 1985 at 73 years of age. He was born on March 11, 1911. We are unaware of information about Buford's family. We know that Buford Jones had been residing in Rusk, Cherokee County, Texas 75785.

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In 1911, in the year that Buford Jones was born, Norwegian explorer Roald Amundsen became the first man to reach the South Pole, along with four fellow Norwegian explorers. After hearing that Peary had beaten him to the North Pole, Amundsen decided to tackle the South Pole. On December 14th, he succeeded.

In 1948, Buford was 37 years old when on May 14th, the State of Israel was proclaimed by David Ben-Gurion, who became Israel's first Premier, and the U.S. officially recognized Israel. That evening, Egypt launched an air assault on Israel.

In 1950, he was 39 years old when on June 25th, the Korean War began when North Korean Communist forces crossed the 38th parallel. The Soviet Union and China backed North Korea and the U.N., primarily the United States backed South Korea.

In 1974, Buford was 63 years old when 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.

In 1985, in the year of Buford Jones's passing, in May, a paper published in Nature by three British scientists reported that a huge hole was discovered in the ozone layer over the Antarctic. It was much larger than expected and is due to the use of manmade chemicals.

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