Carter Gardner (1897 - 1972)

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Summary

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

Carter Gardner Biography & Family History

This genealogy profile is dedicated to the life and ancestry of Carter Gardner and his immediate Gardner family. Add to Carter Gardner'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 Carter.

Burial / Funeral

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

Obituary

Last Known Residence

West Palm Beach, Palm Beach County, Florida

Average Age

Life Expectancy

Family

Add family members

Education

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

Professions

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

Military Service

It is unknown if Carter Gardner is a military veteran.

Middle name

Unknown. Add middle name

Surnames

Ethnicity

Unknown. Add Carter's ethnicity.

Nationality

Unknown. Add Carter's nationality.

Religion

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

Gender

Male

Family Photos

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

Timeline

1897 - In the year that Carter Gardner was born, in the January 22nd issue of "Engineering", the word "computer" was first used to refer to a mechanical calculation device. Previously - since the 17th century - the term computer meant "one who computes" and referred to human beings who worked with numbers.

1924 - When he was 27 years old, on January 21st, Vladimir Lenin, a leader of the Russian Revolution and the first leader of the Soviet Union died. He had survived two assassination attempts but had subsequent physical problems, suffering 3 strokes. He was in such great pain, it is said that he asked Stalin to poison him. The circumstances of his death are still disputed. He did oppose Stalin as the next leader - nonetheless, Stalin won a power struggle and ruled as a Soviet dictator until his death in 1953.

1936 - He was 39 years old when on November 2nd, the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) debuted the world's first regular high-definition television service. The channel had a short schedule - Monday through Saturday, 3:00p to 4:00p and 9:00p to 10:00p. The first broadcast was "Opening of the BBC Television Service".

1967 - Carter was 70 years old when on November 7th, President Johnson signed legislation passed by Congress that created the Corporation for Public Broadcasting (CPB), which would later become PBS and NPR. The legislation required CPB to operate with a "strict adherence to objectivity and balance in all programs or series of programs of a controversial nature".

1972 - In the year of Carter Gardner's passing, on September 5th, the Palestinian terrorist group Black September, with the assistance of German neo-nazis, kidnapped and killed 11 Israeli athletes at the Olympic Games in Munich. The attackers crept into the Olympic Village and abducted the athletes while they were sleeping. A German policeman was also killed.

Carter Gardner Family Tree

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

Carter's Family
Add a parent
Add a parent
Carter Gardner
Add a partner
Add a child
Add a sibling

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

Obituary

This obit of Carter Gardner 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.

Carter Gardner died in August 1972 at 75 years of age. No cause of death has been entered. He was born on June 7, 1897. We are unaware of information about Carter's surviving family. We know that Carter Gardner had been residing in West Palm Beach, Palm Beach County, Florida.

Memories

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

Write a comment

Other Records of Carter Gardner

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Other Biographies

Sources