Claude Warford (1912 - 1978)

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Claude Warford
1912 - 1978
updated February 06, 2019
Claude Warford was born on June 4, 1912. He died in May 1978 at age 65. We know that Claude Warford had been residing in Homestead, Miami-Dade County, Florida 33030.

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Claude Warford died in May 1978 at 65 years old. He was born on June 4, 1912. We have no information about Claude's family. We know that Claude Warford had been residing in Homestead, Miami-Dade County, Florida 33030.
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1912 - 1978 World Events

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In 1912, in the year that Claude Warford was born, the Girl Scouts of the USA was started by Juliette Gordon Low with the help of Sir Robert Baden-Powell, the founder of Boy Scouts in Great Britain. She said after a meeting with Baden-Powell, "I've got something for the girls of Savannah, and all of America, and all the world, and we're going to start it tonight!" And she did.

In 1927, when he was merely 15 years old, in September, the Columbia Broadcasting System (later called CBS) became the second national radio network in the U.S. The first broadcast was a presentation by the Howard Barlow Orchestra from radio station WOR in Newark, New Jersey.

In 1935, Claude was 23 years old when on August 14, the Social Security Act was signed into law. The purpose was to "provide federal assistance to those unable to work". The law established the Social Security Administration whose primary focus was to "provide aid for the elderly, the unemployed, and children". The Act survived many Supreme Court challenges and the Administration continues until today.

In 1957, he was 45 years old when on October 4th, the Soviet Union launched Sputnik I, the first man made earth-orbiting satellite - and triggered the Space Race. Sputnik I was only 23 inches in diameter and had no tracking equipment, only 4 antennas, but it had a big impact.

In 1978, in the year of Claude Warford's passing, on November 18th, Jim Jones's Peoples Temple followers committed mass suicide in Jonestown, Guyana - where they had moved, from San Francisco, as a group. Jones was the leader of the cult and ordered his followers to drink cyanide-laced punch, which they did. Whole families (women and children included) died - more than 900 people in all.

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May 30, 1916 - May 1960
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Jun 9, 1923 - April 1976
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Oct 18, 1923 - Aug 28, 2008
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Violet E Warford
Mar 30, 1920 - Oct 15, 1995
Bloomery, WV
Aileen S Warford
Mar 5, 1926 - Dec 14, 2009
Charlotte, NC
Chester H Warford
Jan 12, 1921 - Dec 31, 1996
Floral City, FL
George E Warford
Jul 23, 1937 - Dec 5, 2004
Atlanta, GA
Owen Warford
Jun 17, 1902 - September 1979
Cincinnati, Ohio
Hume Warford
Mar 30, 1907 - January 1977
Cincinnati, Ohio
Earl Warford
May 12, 1899 - March 1982
Lebanon, Ohio
Helen I Warford
Sep 21, 1918 - Oct 15, 2003
Ligonier, IN
Allen Leroy Warford
Jul 4, 1942 - Jan 28, 2011
Ohio
Jesse William Wiley Warford
Sep 20, 1954 - Apr 9, 2007
Ohio
Lillie M Warford
Sep 16, 1939 - Jan 26, 2006
Dayton, OH
Danny L Warford
Mar 12, 1957 - Jun 20, 2004
Berea, KY
Albert Warford
Aug 7, 1892 - September 1964
Ohio
Lena B Warford
Dec 25, 1908 - September 1990
Clara Warford
Mar 31, 1900 - September 1978
Dayton, Ohio
Emma Warford
Mar 31, 1886 - November 1972
Chicago, Illinois
Venus Warford
May 8, 1893 - March 1980
Olney, Illinois

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