Charles Crocker (1884 - 1966)

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Charles Crocker
1884 - 1966
updated February 06, 2019
Charles Crocker was born on October 23, 1884. He died in April 1966 at 81 years of age. We know that Charles Crocker had been residing in Seattle, King County, Washington 98125.


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Charles Crocker died in April 1966 at age 81. He was born on October 23, 1884. There is no information about Charles's family or relationships. We know that Charles Crocker had been residing in Seattle, King County, Washington 98125.
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In 1884, in the year that Charles Crocker was born, on May 1st, the Federation of Organized Trades and Labor Unions - a US association - first resolved that "eight hours shall constitute a legal day's labour from and after May 1, 1886, and that we recommend to labour organisations throughout this jurisdiction that they so direct their laws as to conform to this resolution by the time named." Previously, workdays would consist of 10 to 16 hours a day - 6 days a week. It would take years before the 8 hour workday became common practice - and longer before it became a law.

In 1894, he was just 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 1935, when he was 51 years old, the BOI's name (the Bureau of Investigation) was changed to the FBI (Federal Bureau of Investigation) and it officially became a separate agency with the Department of Justice. J. Edgar Hoover, the Chief of the BOI, continued in his office and became the first Director of the FBI. The FBI's responsibility is to "detect and prosecute crimes against the United States".

In 1950, when he was 66 years old, on October 2, Charlie Brown appeared in the first Peanuts comic strip - created by Charles Schultz - and he was the only character in that strip. That year, Schultz said that Charlie was 4 years old, but Charlie aged a bit through the years.

In 1966, in the year of Charles Crocker's passing, on September 8th, the first Star Trek episode, "The Man Trap," was broadcast on NBC. The plot concerned a creature that sucked salt from human bodies. The original series only aired for 3 seasons due to low ratings.

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around 1906 - Apr 25, 1942
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Charles E Crocker
Born: around 1917
Tennessee, United States
Charles F Crocker
Born: around 1915
New York, United States
Charles L Crocker
Born: around 1910
California, United States
Charles W Jr Crocker
Born: around 1925
Oregon, United States
Charles A Crocker
Born: around 1914
Nebraska, United States
Charles A Crocker
Born: around 1925
Minnesota, United States
Charles M Crocker
Born: around 1913
United States
Charles E Crocker
Born: around 1919
Ohio, United States
Charles E Crocker
Born: around 1916
Alabama, United States
Charles C Crocker
Born: around 1918
Pennsylvania, United States
Charles R Crocker
Born: around 1920
Pennsylvania, United States
Charles W Crocker
Born: around 1904
United States
Charles S Crocker
Born: around 1925
Connecticut, United States
Charles F Jr Crocker
Born: around 1917
Massachusetts, United States
Charles H Crocker
Born: around 1912
Connecticut, United States
Charles v Crocker
Born: around 1924
Maine, United States
Charles W Crocker
Born: around 1924
Massachusetts, United States

Other Crockers

Minnie Crocker
Nov 26, 1893 - Nov 26, 1988
Apple Valley, CA
John G Crocker
Apr 27, 1914 - Apr 27, 1994
Midpines, CA
Leslie Crocker
Mar 21, 1904 - December 1968
Dewey, Arizona
Ethel K Crocker
Dec 23, 1920 - Aug 2, 1997
San Francisco, CA
Helen C Crocker
Mar 20, 1912 - May 7, 2006
Poulsbo, WA
Ruth Esther Crocker
Feb 10, 1920 - Jan 1, 2011
San Diego, California
Evan D Crocker
Aug 16, 1921 - December 1992
Kent, WA
Mary A Crocker
Apr 13, 1924 - Jul 19, 2007
Seattle, WA
Gladys D Crocker
Aug 19, 1902 - Nov 11, 1997
Olympia, WA
Helen C Crocker
Aug 5, 1907 - May 18, 1988
Menlo Park, CA
May M Crocker
Oct 29, 1904 - Oct 10, 1989
Grants Pass, OR
Beatrice Crocker
Aug 18, 1903 - March 1989
Rockaway Beach, OR
Otto Crocker
Sep 8, 1886 - February 1963
Beverley J Crocker
Feb 13, 1936 - May 8, 2005
Spokane, WA
Maurice W Crocker
Apr 4, 1944 - Jan 13, 2002
Blaine, WA
Brandy Crocker
Jun 28, 1981 - July 1982
Seattle, Washington
Ellen Crocker
Apr 27, 1891 - January 1972
Seattle, Washington
John Crocker
Nov 1, 1885 - November 1965
R Crocker
Aug 7, 1909 - December 1985
Spokane, Washington
Morgan Crocker
Nov 30, 1905 - September 1970
Gold Hill, Oregon

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Aug 14, 1913 - Jan 7, 1996
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Apr 28, 1917 - Jan 3, 2006
Seattle, WA
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Nov 21, 1911 - July 1983
Park Forest, Illinois
Richard L Nachtmann
Jun 23, 1918 - Mar 23, 1989
Jack W Dodge
Apr 13, 1918 - May 1, 2003
Anchorage, AK
Josephine L Rowan
Jul 23, 1906 - February 1996
Spokane, WA
Ervin Hansen
Oct 19, 1896 - January 1976
Auburn, Washington
Chester David
Mar 14, 1904 - November 1983
Burlington, Washington
Annie I Nelson
Apr 25, 1911 - Oct 11, 1990
Gustav Leverson
Sep 27, 1885 - May 1963
Victor P Duncan
Jul 4, 1909 - Feb 19, 1993
Burlington, WA
Gladys Dunmire
May 8, 1914 - April 1980
West Linn, Oregon
Vernon T Stangeland
May 27, 1917 - Jun 9, 1996
Soap Lake, WA
Floyd Wheaton
Sep 28, 1904 - Jun 24, 1996
Montesano, WA
Carl Veitenhans
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Amund Nesvog
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Sumas, Washington
Ernest A Anderson
Feb 6, 1904 - Jan 31, 1988
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Clarence Sewell
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