Clarence Will (1911 - 1962)

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Clarence Will
1911 - 1962
updated February 06, 2019
Clarence Will was born on November 19, 1911. He died in May 1962 at age 50.


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Clarence Will died in May 1962 at 50 years of age. He was born on November 19, 1911. We are unaware of information about Clarence's immediate family.
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In 1911, in the year that Clarence Will was born, Norwegian explorer Roald Amundsen became the first man to reach the South Pole, along with four fellow Norwegian explorers. After hearing that Peary had beaten him to the North Pole, Amundsen decided to tackle the South Pole. On December 14th, he succeeded.

In 1921, at the age of just 10 years old, Clarence was alive when in May, the Emergency Quota Act - or Emergency Immigration Act - was passed. The law restricted the number of immigrants to 357,000 per year. It also established an immigration quota in which only 3 per cent of the total population of any ethnic group already in the USA in 1910, could be admitted to America after 1921. Although the Act was supposed to be temporary, it stayed in effect until 1965.

In 1931, at the age of 20 years old, Clarence was alive when in March, “The Star Spangled Banner” officially became the national anthem by congressional resolution. Other songs had previously been used - among them, "My Country, 'Tis of Thee", "God Bless America", and "America the Beautiful". There was fierce debate about making "The Star Spangled Banner" the national anthem - Southerners and veterans organizations supported it, pacifists and educators opposed it.

In 1952, at the age of 41 years old, Clarence was alive when on July 2, Dr. Jonas E. Salk tested the first dead-virus polio vaccine on 43 children. The worst epidemic of polio had broken out that year - in the U.S. there were 58,000 cases reported. Of these, 3,145 people had died and 21,269 were left with mild to disabling paralysis.

In 1962, in the year of Clarence Will's passing, on August 5th, actress and sex symbol Marilyn Monroe died in Brentwood California. She was ruled to have died from suicide due to a drug overdose. There has been controversy regarding the circumstances ever since, due to her relationships with Jack and Bobby Kennedy.

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Other Clarence Wills

Clarence A Will
Born: around 1918
Minnesota, United States
Clarence I Will
Born: around 1921
New York, United States
Clarence E Will
Born: around 1921
Minnesota, United States
Clarence Will
Mar 3, 1912 - March 1971
Clarence Will
Jul 11, 1895 - August 1975
Boxholm, Iowa
Clarence Otto Will
Feb 24, 1921 - May 17, 1977
Finlayson, MN
Clarence A Will
May 6, 1918 - Jun 4, 2000
Minneapolis, MN
Clarence Will
Dec 12, 1904 - January 1975
Northwood, Iowa
Clarence Will
May 23, 1899 - May 1966
Max, Minnesota
Clarence E Will
Jun 26, 1921 - Jun 5, 2002
Pipestone, MN
Clarence G Will
Oct 24, 1929 - Aug 4, 1988
Van Dyne, WI
Clarence R Will
Apr 15, 1921 - April 1990
Clarence Will
Feb 25, 1919 - Nov 9, 1996
Princeville, IL
Clarence Will
Oct 1, 1890 - November 1977
Cincinnati, Ohio
Clarence Will
Apr 27, 1890 - November 1970
Delray Beach, Florida
Clarence A Will
Jan 1, 1885 - December 1983
Jacksonville, FL
Clarence Will
Jan 6, 1903 - March 1979
Poseyville, Indiana
Clarence Will
Sep 17, 1897 - December 1978
Evansville, Indiana
Clarence Will
Mar 26, 1897 - May 1969
Athens, Ohio
Clarence Will
Sep 7, 1902 - August 1970
Timberville, Virginia

Other Wills

Arthur Will
May 29, 1895 - April 1948
Derek N Will
Dec 17, 1973 - Apr 5, 2011
Harpers Ferry, WV
Barbara Will
Feb 26, 1880 - December 1964
New York
Geraldine M Will
Aug 29, 1923 - Feb 22, 2007
Dunkirk, NY
Clarence I Will
Jan 21, 1921 - Mar 11, 1999
Tonawanda, NY
Thelma A Will
Feb 4, 1933 - Sep 16, 2000
Rochester, NY
Barbara H Will
Dec 25, 1949 - Jul 8, 2007
Charles Will
Jan 3, 1914 - January 1985
Bayside, NY
Richard Will
Aug 15, 1884 - September 1964
Flushing, NY
Anna Will
Mar 10, 1897 - April 1982
Hamburg, NY
Madeline T Will
Oct 28, 1913 - Aug 3, 2011
Poughkeepsie, NY
John Will
Jun 12, 1894 - October 1968
Sound Beach, NY
Wilhelm Will
Oct 9, 1883 - August 1969
Staten Island, NY
John Will
Oct 5, 1879 - December 1966
Belleville, NJ
Alexander Will
Nov 12, 1915 - December 1987
Bellmore, NY
Munro Will
Jul 6, 1910 - Jun 3, 1993
Rochester, NY
Kenneth Will
Jul 25, 1932 - Sep 11, 2006
Astoria, NY
Walter Will
Aug 23, 1899 - October 1972
Glen Oaks, NY
James G Will
Feb 21, 1907 - Sep 23, 1999
Williston Park, NY
Oscar Will
Aug 13, 1890 - September 1974
Oakland Gardens, NY

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Alton Offhaus
Oct 26, 1924 - January 1978
Margaret J Connell
Jun 15, 1924 - Sep 19, 1995
Alden, NY
Paul D Quinn
May 10, 1925 - Jan 8, 1973
Buffalo, NY
James Foley
Sep 12, 1924 - April 1987
Buffalo, NY
Raymond Jaques
Apr 15, 1897 - December 1976
Clarence, NY
Robert Utz
Oct 12, 1923 - December 1978
Depew, NY
Edward Sachanowski
Jun 23, 1923 - November 1977
George Mitchell
Jun 27, 1925 - March 1975
Bergen, NY
Joan G Uebelhoer
Sep 22, 1925 - May 5, 2008
Orchard Park, NY
Katharine Murphy
Feb 6, 1891 - February 1979
Buffalo, NY
Lucille M Fehan
Mar 18, 1925 - Jan 27, 1996
Commerce Township, MI
Paticia M Cousins
May 11, 1925 - Apr 22, 2001
Millbrook, AL
Salvatore Gambino
Nov 17, 1928 - May 11, 2006
Buffalo, NY
Lillian Bowers
May 10, 1886 - May 1974
Buffalo, NY
Thelma Adams
Aug 9, 1923 - December 1974
Greenbrae, CA
Albert A Garbarino
Dec 31, 1926 - Oct 22, 2004
Buffalo, NY
Karl A Freiheit
Feb 21, 1927 - Sep 22, 2000
Tonawanda, NY
Dorothy J Eisenhauer
Jan 20, 1925 - Oct 12, 2008
Depew, NY
Genevieve Swiston
Jun 14, 1925 - Aug 11, 1999
Lancaster, NY
Eleanore J Kessel
May 19, 1926 - March 1995
Buffalo, NY
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