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Dan Wilson (1895 - 1974)

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Dan Wilson
1895 - 1974
Born
July 16, 1895
Death
May 1974
Last Known Residence
Tyner, Jackson County, Kentucky 40486
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Dan Wilson of Tyner, Jackson County, Kentucky was born on July 16, 1895, and died at age 78 years old in May 1974.
Updated: November 4, 2011
Biography ID: 56638646

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Tyner, Jackson County, Kentucky 40486
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Dan Wilson passed away at age 78 years old in May 1974. Dan Wilson of Tyner, Jackson County, Kentucky was born on July 16, 1895.

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1895 - 1974 World Events

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In 1895, in the year that Dan Wilson was born, on March 15th, in County Tipperary, Ireland, Michael Cleary killed his wife of 8 years, Bridget, and burned her body. His defense was that his "wife" was a changeling that was left in his real wife's place when she was abducted by fairies. He was nonetheless convicted and imprisoned for manslaughter. He spent 15 years in prison.

In 1906, when he was just 11 years old, the great San Francisco earthquake hit, estimated at 7.8 on the Richter scale. The earthquake caused fires that raged for days and between the earthquake and the fire, about 3,000 people were killed and 80% of the City was destroyed.

In 1950, when he was 55 years old, on October 2, Charlie Brown appeared in the first Peanuts comic strip - created by Charles Schultz - and he was the only character in that strip. That year, Schultz said that Charlie was 4 years old, but Charlie aged a bit through the years.

In 1969, he was 74 years old when on January 20th, Richard M. Nixon became the 37th President of the United States. Previously the Vice President to President Eisenhower, Nixon was the only President to resign in office - in his second term.

In 1974, in the year of Dan Wilson's passing, on August 9th, Gerald R. Ford became the 38th President of the United States. He had been Vice President for 8 months when he became President due to the resignation of President Nixon.

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