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Charles Mowry (1893 - 1976)

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Charles Mowry
1893 - 1976
Born
October 21, 1893
Death
November 1976
Last Known Residence
Pueblo, Pueblo County, Colorado 81004
Summary
Charles Mowry of Pueblo, Pueblo County, Colorado was born on October 21, 1893, and died at age 83 years old in November 1976.
Updated: November 10, 2011
Biography ID: 80265320

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October 21, 1893
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Charles Mowry passed away at age 83 years old in November 1976. Charles Mowry of Pueblo, Pueblo County, Colorado was born on October 21, 1893.

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Charles Mowry lived 8 years longer than the average Mowry family member when he died at the age of 83.
The average age of a Mowry family member is 75.
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1893 - 1976 World Events

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In 1893, in the year that Charles Mowry was born, on November 7th, the women of Colorado were given the right to vote via a state referendum. Fifty-five percent of voters turned out and the referendum passed with 35,798 voting in favor and 29,551 voting against.

In 1915, Charles was 22 years old when in April, the Ottoman Empire rounded up, arrested, and deported 235 to 270 Armenian intellectuals and community leaders in Turkey. As their actions continued through the next several years, an estimated 600,000 to 1 million Armenians were killed by Turkish soldiers.

In 1946, at the age of 53 years old, Charles was alive when on July 4th, the Philippines gained independence from the United States. In 1964, Independence Day in the Philippines was moved from July 4th to June 12th at the insistence of nationalists and historians.

In 1962, when he was 69 years old, on October 1st, African-American James H. Meredith, escorted by federal marshals, registered at the University of Mississippi - becoming the first African-American student admitted to the segregated college. He had been inspired by President Kennedy's inaugural address to apply for admission.

In 1976, in the year of Charles Mowry's passing, on August 4th, a mysterious illness struck an American Legion convention in Philadelphia. Within a week, 25 people had died and 130 people had been hospitalized. It was the first known instance of what came to be called "Legionnaires Disease."

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