Charles Cotton (1911 - 1997)

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Charles Cotton
1911 - 1997
updated February 06, 2019
Charles Cotton was born on February 6, 1911. He died on February 8, 1997 at age 86. We know that Charles Cotton had been residing in Fillmore, Ventura County, California 93015.

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Charles Cotton passed away on February 8, 1997 at 86 years old. He was born on February 6, 1911. There is no information about Charles's immediate family. We know that Charles Cotton had been residing in Fillmore, Ventura County, California 93015.
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1911 - 1997 World Events

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In 1911, in the year that Charles Cotton 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 1927, by the time he was 16 years old, the first "talkie" (a movie with music, songs, and talking), The Jazz Singer, was released. Al Jolson starred as a cantor's son who instead of following in his father's footsteps as expected, becomes a singer of popular songs. Banished by his father, they reconcile on his father's deathbed. It was a tear-jerker and audiences went wild - especially when they heard the songs. Thus begun the demise of silent films and the rise of "talkies".

In 1940, he was 29 years old when on September 16th, the Selective Training and Service Act of 1940, was enacted - the first peacetime draft in U.S. history. Men between 21 and 36 were required to register with their draft boards. When World War II began, men between 18 and 45 were subject to service and men up to 65 were required to register.

In 1979, when he was 68 years old, on March 28th, a partial nuclear meltdown occurred at the power plant at Three Mile Island Pennsylvania. Radiation leaked into the environment, resulting in a rating of 5 on a scale of 7 ("Accident With Wider Consequences") . It ended up costing $1 billion to clean up the site.

In 1997, in the year of Charles Cotton's passing, on July 1st, Hong Kong was returned to China. In 1898, Great Britain was awarded Hong Kong for 99 years. In a subsequent agreement, China agreed to allow Hong Kong to remain capitalist. So the handing over of the area ended British rule but did not change the economic system of Hong Kong.

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Other Charles Cottons

Charles William Cotton
around 1885 - Jun 8, 1917
Charles Thomas Cotton
Died: Oct 23, 1916
Charles Samuel Cotton
around 1885 - Apr 24, 1916
Charles Penner Cotton
around 1891 - Jun 2, 1916
Charles Launcelot Cotton
around 1899 - Mar 15, 1918
Charles James Cotton
around 1883 - Aug 11, 1942
Charles Griffith Cotton
around 1889 - Jul 25, 1918
Charles Frederick Cotton
around 1914 - Jun 25, 1940
Charles Armstrong Cotton
Died: May 3, 1917
Charles Cotton
around 1902 - Nov 23, 1940
Charles v Cotton
Born: around 1927
Georgia, United States
Charles E Jr Cotton
Born: around 1916
Idaho, United States
Charles M Cotton
Born: around 1922
Nebraska, United States
Charles C Cotton
Born: around 1910
Ohio, United States
Charles E Cotton
Born: around 1918
Indiana, United States
Charles R Cotton
Born: around 1925
Mississippi, United States
Charles E Cotton
Born: around 1918
Georgia, United States
Charles O Cotton
Born: around 1918
Alabama, United States
Charles Cotton
Born: around 1910
District Of Columbia, United States

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