Clyde Posey (1903 - 1965)

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Clyde Posey
1903 - 1965
updated February 06, 2019
Clyde Posey was born on July 4, 1903. He died in March 1965 at 61 years of age.

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Clyde Posey died in March 1965 at 61 years old. He was born on July 4, 1903. We are unaware of information about Clyde's family.
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1903 - 1965 World Events

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In 1903, in the year that Clyde Posey was born, the United States Department of Commerce and Labor was created by President Theodore Roosevelt to control the excesses of big business. Renamed the Department of Commerce 10 years later, many departments concerned with workers were transferred to the Department of Labor at that time. Another spin-off, the Bureau of Corporations, became the Federal Trade Commission.

In 1922, by the time he was 19 years old, on June 22, coal miners in Herrin Illinois, were on strike (coal miners had been on strike nationally since April 1). The striking miners were outraged at the strikebreakers (scabs) that the company had brought in and laid siege to the mine. Three union workers were killed when gunfire was exchanged. The next day, union miners killed 23 strikebreakers and mine guards. No one, on either side, ever faced jail time.

In 1946, when he was 43 years old, pediatrician Dr. Benjamin Spock's book "The Common Sense Book of Baby and Child Care" was published. It sold half a million copies in the first six months. Aside from the Bible, it became the best selling book of the 20th century. A generation of Baby Boomers were raised by the advice of Dr. Spock.

In 1952, by the time he was 49 years old, on February 6th, George VI of England died from a coronary thrombosis and complications due to lung cancer. His eldest daughter, age 25, immediately ascended the throne as Elizabeth II and her coronation was on June 2 1953.

In 1965, in the year of Clyde Posey's passing, the television show "I Spy" premiered in the fall season on NBC. The stars were Bill Cosby and Robert Culp, making Cosby the first African American to headline a television show. Four stations - in Georgia, Florida, and Alabama - refused to air the show.

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Aug 4, 1902 - Feb 16, 1997
Daytona Beach, FL
Hilary Posey
May 3, 1905 - May 1975
Newport News, Virginia
Juanita Posey
Dec 21, 1917 - April 1981
Pauline M Posey
Aug 4, 1916 - Oct 1, 1991
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May 15, 1925 - Aug 8, 2004
Merced, CA
Mary L Posey
Mar 1, 1912 - October 1990
Charlie Posey
Nov 5, 1932 - Jul 20, 1995
Indianapolis, IN
John Posey
Sep 27, 1898 - September 1974
Indianapolis, Indiana
Genevieve Posey
Aug 2, 1910 - December 1984
Florida
W Posey
May 7, 1934 - February 1977
Mary Posey
Dec 20, 1885 - September 1975
Fenton, Missouri
James Posey
Jan 23, 1951 - December 1979
Elizabeth Ann Posey
Oct 27, 1954 - Oct 25, 2008
Moores Hill, Indiana
Every L Posey
Nov 10, 1910 - Nov 19, 1992
Indianapolis, IN
Louise Posey
Apr 12, 1910 - Jan 28, 1992
Mary C Posey
Feb 9, 1899 - September 1989
Beatrice L Posey
Sep 7, 1920 - May 1998
Anderson, IN
Sam Posey
Dec 26, 1895 - December 1966
Indianapolis, Indiana
George W Posey
Feb 9, 1939 - Feb 23, 2006
Terre Haute, IN
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Oct 15, 1898 - May 31, 2003
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Agnes Ziegler
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Elmer M Ziegler
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