Charley Williams (1919 - 1978)

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Charley Williams
1919 - 1978
updated February 06, 2019
Charley Williams was born on August 2, 1919. Charley died in February 1978 at age 58. We know that Charley Williams had been residing in Chicago, Cook County, Illinois 60643.


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Charley Williams died in February 1978 at 58 years old. Charley was born on August 2, 1919. We are unaware of information about Charley's family or relationships. We know that Charley Williams had been residing in Chicago, Cook County, Illinois 60643.
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1919 - 1978 World Events

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In 1919, in the year that Charley Williams was born, in June, the Treaty of Versailles - officially ending World War I - was signed. The European Allies demanded "compensation by Germany for all damage done to the civilian population of the Allies and their property by the aggression of Germany by land, by sea and from the air.” The requirement of compensation is seen by most as the reason for the collapse of the German economy and gave rise to the rule of Hitler.

In 1937, at the age of 18 years old, Charley was alive when on May 6th, the German zeppelin the Hindenburg caught fire and blew up. The Hindenburg was a passenger ship traveling to Frankfurt Germany. It tried to dock in New Jersey, one of the stops, and something went wrong - it blew up. Thirty-six people were killed out of the 97 on board - 13 passengers, 22 crewmen, and one ground worker. The reasons for the explosion are still disputed.

In 1948, when this person was 29 years old, on January 30th, Mahatma Gandhi was assassinated in New Delhi by a member of a Hindu nationalist party who thought that Gandhi was too accommodating to Muslims. The man, Nathuram Godse, shot Gandhi 3 times. He died immediately. The shooter was tried, convicted, and hung in November 1949.

In 1958, when this person was 39 years old, on January 31st, Explorer I, the United States' answer to Sputnik I (and 2,) was launched. America had entered the Space Race. The first spacecraft to detect the Van Allen radiation belt, it remained in orbit until 1970.

In 1978, in the year of Charley Williams's passing, on July 25th, Louise Brown, the first "test-tube baby", was born at Oldham Hospital in London. Louise was conceived through IVF (in vitro fertilization), a controversial and experimental procedure at the time.

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Born: around 1920
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Born: around 1916
Oklahoma, United States
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Oklahoma, United States
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Missouri, United States
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Born: around 1919
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Illinois, United States
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Born: around 1915
Florida, United States
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Born: around 1914
Mississippi, United States

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Jul 4, 1898 - December 1987
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Levi Williams
Mar 14, 1893 - May 1969
Scott, Arkansas
Thomas Williams
Mar 14, 1885 - August 1963
Martha Williams
May 19, 1909 - July 1980
Helena, Arkansas
Hamp Williams
Apr 12, 1912 - August 1985
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Sep 29, 1910 - June 1975
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Aug 6, 1916 - Mar 18, 2007
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Joseph Williams
Aug 7, 1885 - May 1973
Fort Worth, Texas
Ellis Williams
Apr 18, 1912 - November 1980
Conway, Arkansas
Thomas Williams
Mar 14, 1920 - July 1984
Walter Williams
Dec 25, 1896 - November 1968
Little Rock, Arkansas
Mattie M Williams
Feb 20, 1908 - May 1995
Helena, AR
Victor Williams
Jun 7, 1903 - February 1974
Malvern, Arkansas
Robert T Williams
Jun 6, 1915 - Aug 22, 2000
Chicago, IL
Archie Williams
Mar 11, 1905 - Mar 9, 1995
Morrilton, AR
W H Williams
Mar 12, 1917 - Apr 11, 1995
Hot Springs National Park, AR
Richard L Williams
Aug 6, 1956 - Jan 2, 2003
Morrilton, AR

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