Clyde Garrard (1896 - 1963)

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Clyde Garrard
1896 - 1963
updated February 06, 2019
Clyde Garrard was born on June 3, 1896. He died in March 1963 at age 66. We know that Clyde Garrard had been residing in Louisiana.


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Clyde Garrard died in March 1963 at 66 years old. He was born on June 3, 1896. There is no information about Clyde's family. We know that Clyde Garrard had been residing in Louisiana.
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In 1896, in the year that Clyde Garrard was born, in April, the first study on global warming due to CO2 - carbon dioxide - in the atmosphere was published by Swedish scientist Svante Arrhenius. Arrhenius concluded that human activity due to the Industrial Revolution would amplify CO2 in the atmosphere, causing a greenhouse effect. His conclusions have been extensively tested in the ensuing 100+ years and are still seen to hold true.

In 1902, at the age of merely 6 years old, Clyde was alive when about 150 thousand United Mine Workers went on strike in eastern Pennsylvania for a wage increase and more suitable hours. They eventually got a 10% raise and their workday was reduced from 10 hours to 9. Because winter was coming and most people at the time heated their homes with coal, President Teddy Roosevelt arbitrated between the owners and the workers - the first time that the Federal government arbitrated in a strike.

In 1913, Clyde was 17 years old when the 17th Amendment, establishing the direct election of U.S. Senators, was adopted. Previously, Senators were elected by state legislatures. As early as 1826, a call to elect senators through popular vote was championed and previous to the 17th amendment, two states had already changed their process. Governors are still able to appoint senators to vacant seats until an election can be held.

In 1949, when he was 53 years old, on January 25th, the first Emmy Awards (for television) were handed out in Los Angeles. Shirley Dinsdale won for the Most Outstanding Television Personality and Pantomime Quiz Time earned an Emmy for the Most Popular Television Program.

In 1963, in the year of Clyde Garrard's passing, on November 22nd, Vice President Lyndon B. Johnson became the 36th President of the United States when President John Kennedy was shot and killed in Dallas, Texas. Johnson was sworn in on the plane carrying Kennedy's body back to Washington D.C.

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Feb 4, 1886 - November 1968
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Aug 28, 1919 - Nov 24, 2002
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May 19, 1937 - September 1976
Winnsboro, LA
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Apr 25, 1943 - May 1, 2009
Jeanerette, LA
Berry G Garrard
Apr 6, 1920 - Jul 26, 1993
Lake Charles, LA
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Sep 28, 1905 - September 1984
Winnfield, Louisiana
Nona Garrard
Jul 26, 1908 - March 1976
Carrollton, Mississippi
Mary L Garrard
Jan 31, 1954 - Sep 29, 2010
John B Garrard
Mar 28, 1903 - Aug 7, 1991
Louis Garrard
Jan 11, 1903 - July 1972
Miami, Florida
James A Garrard
Jun 20, 1934 - Dec 10, 2006
Oil City, LA
Peggy A Garrard
May 14, 1961 - Jan 9, 2006
Dorothy L Garrard
Sep 25, 1921 - Mar 6, 2002
Shreveport, LA
Jon Garrard
Dec 12, 1966 - July 1985
Winnsboro, Louisiana
Cecil Garrard
Oct 29, 1907 - March 1981
Kilgore, Texas
Columbus Garrard
Oct 4, 1914 - May 1985
Orange, Texas
Samuel Garrard
Aug 2, 1916 - February 1983
Greenwood, Mississippi
William C Garrard
Jul 8, 1942 - Dec 1, 1994
Shreveport, LA
Ida Garrard
Apr 2, 1889 - June 1980
Downey, California
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Oct 4, 1897 - May 13, 1995
Rogers, AR

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