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Charles Witmer (1922 - 1993)

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Charles Witmer
1922 - 1993
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September 29, 1922
Death
October 12, 1993
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Seven Valleys, York County, Pennsylvania 17360
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Charles Witmer was born on September 29, 1922. He died on October 12, 1993 at 71 years old. We know that Charles Witmer had been residing in Seven Valleys, York County, Pennsylvania 17360.
Updated: October 6, 2011
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Charles Witmer passed away on October 12, 1993 at 71 years of age. He was born on September 29, 1922. We have no information about Charles' family. We know that Charles Witmer had been residing in Seven Valleys, York County, Pennsylvania 17360.
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In 1922, in the year that Charles Witmer was born, on December 6th, the Irish Free State, a self-governing dominion of the British Empire, was officially proclaimed. While establishing some independence for the people of Ireland, it did not create a fully independent Ireland and the fighting continued.

In 1936, Charles was just 14 years old when on November 3rd, President Franklin Delano Roosevelt was reelected to a second term. He ran against Republican Governor Alf Landon (Kansas), defeating Landon in the popular vote by 60.8% to 36.5%. Vermont and Maine were the only two states in which Landon won. John Nance Garner IV became the Vice-President in this election.

In 1949, Charles was 27 years old when on April 4th, NATO (the North Atlantic Treaty Organization) was established. Twelve nations originally signed the North Atlantic Treaty - the United States, Great Britain, France, Belgium, the Netherlands, Denmark, Italy, Luxembourg, Norway, Iceland, Canada, and Portugal. Greece, Turkey, and West Germany later joined. Today, there are 26 nations in NATO.

In 1951, he was 29 years old when on April 5th, Julius and Ethel Rosenberg (husband and wife) were sentenced to death for treason. They were executed on June 19th. American citizens, they were convicted of spying for the Soviet Union. Their two young sons were adopted by a high school teacher and his wife.

In 1993, in the year of Charles Witmer's passing, on January 20th, William J. Clinton became the 42nd President of the United States. He beat incumbent George H.W. Bush who was seeking his second term. Clinton won 43.01% of the popular vote to Bush's 37.45%. An independent candidate, Ross Perot, won 18.91% - the most votes for an independent candidate since Teddy Roosevelt's run for President in 1912.

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