Charles O Wilson (1946 - 2001)

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Charles O Wilson
1946 - 2001
updated February 06, 2019
Charles O Wilson was born on November 11, 1946. He died on January 20, 2001 at 54 years of age.

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Charles O Wilson passed away on January 20, 2001 at 54 years old. He was born on November 11, 1946. We have no information about Charles's immediate family.
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1946 - 2001 World Events

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In 1946, in the year that Charles O Wilson was born, 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 1957, by the time he was just 11 years old, on September 24th, the "Little Rock Nine" (nine African-American students) entered Little Rock High School. Arkansas Gov. Orval Faubus had previously prevented the students from entering the school at the beginning of the term with the Arkansas National Guard - they blocked the door. President Eisenhower ordered federal troops - the 101st Airborne Division of the United States Army - to guard the students and allow them entry.

In 1965, he was 19 years old when the television show "I Spy" premiered in the fall season on NBC. The stars were Bill Cosby and Robert Culp, making Cosby the first African American to headline a television show. Four stations - in Georgia, Florida, and Alabama - refused to air the show.

In 1976, Charles was 30 years old when 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."

In 1988, by the time he was 42 years old, on December 16th, 1988 the popular film Rain Man was released. Featuring Dustin Hoffman and Tom Cruise. this film brought attention to autistic savants and was based on the "megasavant" Laurence Kim Peek. The film would later go to win four Oscars including Best Picture, Best Original Screenplay, Best Director and Best Actor in a Leading Role.

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1897 - Jul 1, 1916
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Charles William Wilson
around 1877 - Apr 12, 1919
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around 1908 - Mar 21, 1944
Charles Vincent Wilson
around 1918 - Feb 13, 1942
Charles Trevor Wilson
around 1922 - Dec 9, 1942
Charles Tillotson Wilson
around 1881 - Nov 21, 1917

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Helen E Wilson
Aug 28, 1932 - Oct 10, 2008
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Aaron E Wilson
Sep 21, 1948 - Oct 19, 1995
Portsmouth, VA
Larry K Wilson
Apr 30, 1951 - Sep 2, 2006
Kill Devil Hills, NC
Ronald v Wilson
Nov 13, 1949 - Apr 16, 1996
Alexander Wilson
Dec 16, 1948 - March 1979
George Wilson
May 15, 1880 - June 1970
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Quamon Wilson
Dec 3, 1993 - Sep 12, 2010
Bernard J Wilson
Apr 19, 1948 - Nov 18, 1999
Ocala, FL
Eva B Wilson
Dec 11, 1944 - Jan 17, 2007
Kingsport, TN
Michael Wilson
Oct 31, 1948 - February 1985
Silver Spring, Maryland
Alma J Wilson
Apr 4, 1949 - Mar 30, 1999
Barium Springs, NC
Brenda A Wilson
Jan 16, 1950 - Apr 28, 1998
Blackstone, VA
Karrin A Wilson
Jun 29, 1947 - Jun 2, 2009
Portsmouth, VA
Emma Wilson
Jul 2, 1886 - January 1986
Amelia Court House, Virginia
Geraldine E Wilson
Jul 25, 1947 - Jul 24, 2003
Mount Holly, NJ
Nettie Wilson
Oct 27, 1893 - August 1975
Norfolk, Virginia
Lydia Wilson
Apr 14, 1886 - May 1976
Radford, Virginia
Marilyn E Wilson
Dec 1, 1948 - Apr 7, 2006
Randallstown, MD
Randolph Wilson
Jun 24, 1952 - January 1980
Luray, Virginia
Eugene Wilson
Jun 8, 1950 - April 1987

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Feb 11, 1929 - Apr 7, 2001
Suffolk, VA
Johanna B Ellwanger
Mar 11, 1913 - Sep 10, 2009
Gig Harbor, WA
Anne v Owens
Mar 17, 1913 - Sep 2, 1998
Chesapeake, VA
Lillian M Notini
Jul 29, 1899 - Aug 24, 1989
Norfolk, VA
Robert Powers
Nov 5, 1952 - September 1984
Teresa M Ray
Sep 30, 1941 - Jan 25, 2007
Jacksonville, FL
Elva Weiss
Nov 14, 1923 - April 1983
Virginia Beach, Virginia
Gerald L Slocum
Sep 4, 1947 - Aug 7, 2011
Rockwood, TN
Bernard L Durham
Jul 8, 1948 - May 10, 2008
Norfolk, VA
Thomas P Clinkscales
Sep 11, 1947 - Feb 7, 1998
Helen E Wilson
Aug 28, 1932 - Oct 10, 2008
Portsmouth, VA
Edward L Barnes
Nov 26, 1946 - Aug 2, 2006
Norfolk, VA
Brenda L Benson
Aug 18, 1947 - Nov 11, 1997
Norfolk, VA
Mary Schmitt
Nov 19, 1889 - February 1974
Norfolk, Virginia
Roxanne A Tate
Oct 11, 1946 - Jul 2, 2010
Jonesville, NC
Angelica Burgess
Oct 14, 1931 - Jun 14, 1990
Estelle R Martin
Apr 6, 1913 - Apr 13, 1995
Portsmouth, VA
Clara M Brown
Aug 23, 1946 - Oct 22, 2008
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Elizabeth Castile
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James Wayne Disharoon Sr
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