Burgess Mcelrath (1890 - 1964)

Burgess Mcelrath
1890 - 1964
updated February 06, 2019
Burgess Mcelrath was born on March 2, 1890. Burgess died in February 1964 at age 73. We know that Burgess Mcelrath had been residing in Pennsylvania.
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Burgess Mcelrath passed away in February 1964 at 73 years old. Burgess was born on March 2, 1890. There is no information about Burgess's immediate family. We know that Burgess Mcelrath had been residing in Pennsylvania.
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In 1890, in the year that Burgess Mcelrath was born, on July 3rd, Idaho became the 43rd state in the United States. On July 10th, Wyoming became the 44th state.

In 1916, at the age of 26 years old, Burgess was alive when in June, the U.S. Congress authorized a plan to expand the armed forces over the next five years. Called the National Defense Act of 1916, the national law expanded the National Guard and Army (the Army added an aviation unit), created the Reserves, and gave the President expanded authority to federalize the National Guard. It also allowed the government to stockpile, in advance, materiel to be used in wartime.

In 1922, at the age of 32 years old, Burgess was alive when the Lincoln Memorial was dedicated in Washington, D.C. on May 30th. More than 35,000 people attended the dedication including Lincoln's son, Robert Todd Lincoln, and many Union and Confederate veterans - although the audience was segregated. The Memorial took 10 years to complete.

In 1933, this person was 43 years old when on December 5th, the Twenty-first Amendment to the United States Constitution was ratified. The 21st Amendment said "The eighteenth article of amendment to the Constitution of the United States is hereby repealed." Alcohol was legal again! It was the only amendment to the Constitution approved for the explicit purpose of repealing a previously existing amendment. South Carolina was the only state to reject the Amendment.

In 1964, in the year of Burgess Mcelrath's passing, on February 9th, the Beatles appeared on The Ed Sullivan Show. 73 million people watched - although the Beatles couldn't be heard because of the loud screaming of the female teenage audience.

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