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C W Shaw (1884 - 1919)

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C W Shaw
1884 - 1919
Born
c. 1884
Death
February 14, 1919
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C W Shaw was born c. 1884, and died at age 34 years old on February 14, 1919. C Shaw was buried at Upavon Cemetery 7. in United Kingdom. Family, friend, or fan, this family history biography is for you to remember C W Shaw.
Updated: September 30, 2013

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C Shaw passed away at age 34 years old on February 14, 1919, and was buried at Upavon Cemetery 7. in United Kingdom. C W Shaw was born c. 1884.

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C W Shaw lived 36 years shorter than the average Shaw family member when they died at the age of 35.
The average age of a Shaw family member is 71.
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1884 - 1919 World Events

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In 1884, in the year that C W Shaw was born, on December 6th, the Washington Monument was completed. Building began in 1848 but was stopped because of lack of funds and also due to the Civil War. It would be dedicated in 1885. At the time of its completion, it was the tallest structure in the world.

In 1891, C was merely 7 years old when James Naismith, at the Springfield Massachusetts YMCA, invented the game of basketball. Originally using two peach baskets and a soccer ball, he created the game to keep his students active during the long, harsh New England winters.

In 1894, this person was only 10 years old when on April 21st, a coal miners' strike closed mines throughout the central United States. The Panic of 1893, and the resulting depression, hit coal miners hard and the miners only struck for 8 weeks - they couldn't afford to live without their wages any longer.

In 1908, C was 24 years old when President Theodore Roosevelt held the White House Conservation Conference, which lead to the establishment of the National Conservation Commission. Preparing the first inventory of the United State's natural resources, the commission was divided into four parts: water, forests, lands, and minerals.

In 1919, in the year of C W Shaw's passing, in January, Nebraska was the 36th state to ratify the 18th Amendment, making it the law of the land. The 18th Amendment established Prohibition - a law against the production, transport, and sale of alcohol. Private consumption and possession were not prohibited. Several months later, the Volstead Act was passed, creating laws to enforce the Amendment. Bootlegging and bathtub gin followed.

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