Claude Ross

(1903 - 1966)

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Claude Ross
1903 - 1966
Born
October 26, 1903
Death
April 1966
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Claude Ross was born on October 26, 1903. He died in April 1966 at age 62.
Updated: February 06, 2019
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Claude Ross passed away in April 1966 at age 62. He was born on October 26, 1903. There is no information about Claude's immediate family.

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In 1903, in the year that Claude Ross was born, the Harley-Davidson Motor Company was begun by two childhood friends, William Harley and Arthur Davidson - with help from Arthur's brother, Walter. Their first prototype - a "motor-bicycle" - couldn't climb hills without also pedaling, so they went back to the drawing board, and in 1904 their new version came in 4th in a race. Harley-Davidson and Indian Motorcycle Manufacturing Company were the only two major motorcycle companies to survive the Great Depression.

In 1921, when he was 18 years old, on November 11th, the first burial was held at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier in Arlington National Cemetery. The body of an unknown soldier - selected by Army Sgt. Edward F. Younger who was highly decorated for valor and received the Distinguished Service Cross in "The Great War" - was brought back from France (World War 1) and placed in the newly completed tomb. President Warren G. Harding officiated at the interment ceremonies.

In 1949, by the time he was 46 years old, comedian Milton Berle hosted the first telethon show. It raised $1,100,000 for cancer research and lasted 16 hours. The next day, newspapers, in writing about the event, first used the word "telethon."

In 1954, he was 51 years old when from April 22 through June 17th, the Army v. McCarthy hearings were held. The U.S. Army accused Roy Cohn (chief counsel to Senator McCarthy and later trusted mentor of Donald Trump) of blackmail. McCarthy and Cohn accused the U.S. Army of harboring communists. The Army allegations were found to be true. The U.S. Senate later censured McCarthy.

In 1966, in the year of Claude Ross's passing, on July 1st, Medicare became available after President Johnson signed into law the Medicare Act in 1965. President Truman had received the first Medicare card since he had been the first to propose national healthcare law. insurance.

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Dec 12, 1896 - Feb 1967 1896 - 1967
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Sep 15, 1912 - Jan 4, 1994 1912 - 1994
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Aug 13, 1907 - May 1972 1907 - 1972
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Dec 20, 1908 - Apr 1986 1908 - 1986
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Dec 8, 1920 - Mar 1981 1920 - 1981
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Oct 9, 1921 - Mar 1985 1921 - 1985
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Sep 5, 1912 - Nov 1986 1912 - 1986
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Jun 19, 1924 - Jul 24, 1995 1924 - 1995
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Jan 7, 1918 - Feb 20, 1992 1918 - 1992

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