Christopher Robe Cookson (died 1959)

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Christopher Robe Cookson
? - 1959 (edit)
updated February 06, 2019
Christopher Robe Cookson was born to Colin Jack C Cookson and Margaret Eli Proctor Cookson, and we currently have no other siblings in his family tree. He died in 1959 in Maff, Australia.

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Christopher Cookson died in in Maff, Australia

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Christopher Robe Cookson passed away in 1959 in Maff, Australia. He was born to Colin Jack C Cookson and Margaret Eli Proctor Cookson, and we currently have no other siblings in his family tree.
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1959 World Events

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In 1824, in May through July, King Kamehameha II of Hawaii and his wife Queen Kamāmalu - who was his half-sister - travelled for a state visit to London. While in London, they both contracted measles and died a week apart.

In 1899, on February 14th, the first voting machines were approved by Congress for use in federal elections. Several states were already using voting machines in their elections and the Federal government was finally convinced of their safety and accuracy.

In 1937, 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 1940, on July 27th, the cartoon character Bugs Bunny debuted in his first film A Wild Hare - voiced by Mel Blanc. He has since appeared in more short films, feature films, compilations, TV series, music records, comic books, video games, award shows, amusement park rides, and commercials than any other cartoon character. He even has a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. "What's up, Doc?"

In 1959, in the year of Christopher Robe Cookson's passing, on January 3rd, Alaska became the 49th state of the United States and the first state not a part of the contiguous United States. The flag was changed to display 49 stars.

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Other Cooksons

Colin Jack C Cookson
Maff, Australia
Dorothy Louise Cookson
1896 - 1960
Camberwell, Australia
Landells James Cookson
Camberwell, Australia
Mary Louise Holden Cookson
Camberwell, Australia
William Warren Cookson
1894 - 1960
Alex, Australia
George Arthu Cookson
Alex, Australia
Mary Jane Rice Cookson
Alex, Australia
William Henry Cookson
1883 - 1960
Park, Australia
John Henry Cookson
Park, Australia
Mary Ann Griffin Cookson
Park, Australia
Trevor John Cookson
1948 - 1961
Nobl, Australia
Frederick Sa Cookson
Nobl, Australia
Freda May Warren Cookson
Nobl, Australia
Bertie Cookson
1896 - 1962
Cori, Australia
Thomas Cookson
Cori, Australia
Mary Hall Cookson
Cori, Australia
Olive Theresa Cookson
1915 - 1962
Fitzroy, Australia
Morrissey Mich Cookson
Fitzroy, Australia
Ellen Theresa Condon Cookson
Fitzroy, Australia

Other Bios

Colin Jack C Cookson
Maff, Australia
Meryal Sadie Morris
1911 - 1959
Maff, Australia
Grumley Henry Morris
Maff, Australia
William James Still
1875 - 1959
Maff, Australia
James Still
Maff, Australia
Annie Miria Lamb Still
Maff, Australia
Peter Gannon
1880 - 1959
Maff, Australia
John Gannon
Maff, Australia
Maria Fergus Gannon
Maff, Australia
Margaret Teresa King
1882 - 1959
Maff, Australia
Mcgrath Patric King
Maff, Australia
Margaret Ryan King
Maff, Australia
William Henry Sunderland
1903 - 1959
Maff, Australia
Richard Brou Sunderland
Maff, Australia
Ernest John Hawkins
1911 - 1959
Maff, Australia
Edward Ernes Hawkins
Maff, Australia
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