Charles Austin Drew (1969 - 1968)

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Charles Austin Drew
1969 - 1968
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December 31, 1969
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February 16, 1968
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Charles Austin Drew was born on December 31, 1969. He died on February 16, 1968 at 1 years of age.
Updated: September 9, 2019
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Branch of service: Us Army
Rank attained: COL
Wars/Conflicts: World War Ii, Korea

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Charles Austin Drew died on February 16, 1968 at 1 years of age. He was buried in San Francisco National Cemetery Section B Site 44-A, San Francisco, California. He was born on December 31, 1969. We have no information about Charles's family or relationships.

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In 1968, in the year of Charles Austin Drew's passing, on June 5th, Sen. Robert F. Kennedy was shot at the Ambassador Hotel in Los Angeles by Sirhan after celebrating his win in the California presidential primary. He died the next day at Good Samaritan Hospital.

In 1969, in the year that Charles Austin Drew was born, on July 20th, the first men walked on the moon. Apollo 11 astronauts Neil A. Armstrong and Edwin E. Aldrin Jr. both walked on the moon but it was Armstrong who first stepped on the moon. They fulfilled the promise of President Kennedy's commitment in 1961 to put a man on the moon before the end of the decade.

In 1970, when he was only 1 year old, on May 1st, US troops invaded Cambodia, expanding the Vietnam War. The invasion of Cambodia was a Nixon policy, although it was argued against by both his Secretary of State and his Secretary of Defense.

In 1975, he was only 6 years old when on September 5th, Lynette "Squeaky" Fromme tried to assassinate President Ford in Sacramento, California. She failed when her gun wouldn't fire. President Ford escaped a second assassination attempt 17 days later on September 22 when Sarah Jane Moore tried to shoot him in San Francisco. A bystander saw her raise her arm, grabbed it, and the shot went wild.

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