Advertisement
Advertisement

Daniel Edward Phipps (1927 - 2009)

A photo of Daniel Edward Phipps
Add photo
Daniel Edward Phipps
1927 - 2009
Born
July 4, 1927
Death
January 14, 2009
Last Known Residence
Hampstead, Pender County, North Carolina 28443
Summary
Daniel Edward Phipps was born on July 4, 1927. He died on January 14, 2009 at age 81. We know that Daniel Edward Phipps had been residing in Hampstead, Pender County, North Carolina 28443.
Updated: October 3, 2011
ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM
Advertisement
Introduction
Every life has a story to tell. This collaborative biography is dedicated to tell the story of Daniel Edward Phipps. Click the to update this introduction with a synopsis or highlights of Daniel's life.
Show & Tell His Story
Share your memories, stories, and photos so that Daniel is always remembered.
Update biography

Daniel's biography

This collaborative biography is for you to show & tell Daniel's life so that he is always remembered. What's this?

Biography
Daniel Edward Phipps
Most commonly known as
Daniel Edward Phipps
Full name
Did Daniel go by other names?
Other names or aliases
Hampstead, Pender County, North Carolina 28443
Last known residence
Male
Gender
Daniel Phipps was born on
Birth
Daniel Phipps died on
Death
Birth
Death
There is no cause of death listed for Daniel.
Cause of death
Do you know the final resting place - gravesite in a cemetery or location of cremation - of Daniel Edward Phipps?
Burial / Funeral
Heritage

Ethnicity & Lineage

What is Daniel's ethnicity and where did his parents, grandparents & great-grandparents come from?

Nationality & Locations

Where was Daniel born and where did he live?
Childhood

Education

Did Daniel finish grade school, get a GED, go to high school, get a college degree or masters? What schools or universities did Daniel attend?

Religion

Was Daniel a religious man?

Baptism

Was Daniel baptized?
Adulthood

Professions

Share what Daniel did for a living or if he had a career or profession.

Personal Life

Share highlights of Daniel's life. Experiences, organizations, & how he spent his time.

Military Service

Did Daniel serve in the military or did a war or conflict interfere with his life?
Obituary

Average Age

Life Expectancy

Looking for a different Daniel Phipps?
View other bios of people named Daniel Phipps
Advertisement
Advertisement

Family Tree

Daniel's immediate relatives including parents, siblings, partnerships and children in the Phipps family tree.

Daniel's Family Tree

Parent
Parent
Daniel Edward Phipps Daniel Edward Phipps
Partner
Child
Partner
Child
Sibling

Friends

Friends can be as close as family. Add Daniel's family friends, and his friends from childhood through adulthood.

Add bio

Comments

Leave a comment to ask questions, share information, or simply to show that you care about Daniel.

Cancel

Obituary

Share Daniel's obituary or write your own to preserve his legacy.

Daniel Edward Phipps died on January 14, 2009 at age 81. He was born on July 4, 1927. We are unaware of information about Daniel's family or relationships. We know that Daniel Edward Phipps had been residing in Hampstead, Pender County, North Carolina 28443.
Followers & Sources
ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM
Advertisement

1927 - 2009 World Events

Refresh this page to see various historical events that occurred during Daniel's lifetime.

In 1927, in the year that Daniel Edward Phipps was born, the first "talkie" (a movie with music, songs, and talking), The Jazz Singer, was released. Al Jolson starred as a cantor's son who instead of following in his father's footsteps as expected, becomes a singer of popular songs. Banished by his father, they reconcile on his father's deathbed. It was a tear-jerker and audiences went wild - especially when they heard the songs. Thus begun the demise of silent films and the rise of "talkies".

In 1930, Daniel was just 3 years old when as head of the Motion Picture Producers and Distributors of America, William Hays established a code of decency that outlined what was acceptable in films. The public - and government - had felt that films in the '20's had become increasingly risque and that the behavior of its stars was becoming scandalous. Laws were being passed. In response, the heads of the movie studios adopted a voluntary "code", hoping to head off legislation. The first part of the code prohibited "lowering the moral standards of those who see it", called for depictions of the "correct standards of life", and forbade a picture from showing any sort of ridicule towards a law or "creating sympathy for its violation". The second part dealt with particular behavior in film such as homosexuality, the use of specific curse words, and miscegenation.

In 1942, when he was just 15 years old, on February 19th, President Roosevelt signed Executive Order 9066. This authorized the Secretary of War to "prescribe certain areas as military zones." On March 21st, he signed Public Law 503 which was approved after an hour discussion in the Senate and 30 minutes in the House. The Law provided for enforcement of his Executive Order. This cleared the way for approximately 120,000 men, women, and children of Japanese ancestry to be evicted from the West Coast and to be held in concentration camps and other confinement sites across the country. In Hawaii, a few thousand were detained. German and Italian Americans in the U.S. were also confined.

In 1976, Daniel was 49 years old when on August 4th, a mysterious illness struck an American Legion convention in Philadelphia. Within a week, 25 people had died and 130 people had been hospitalized. It was the first known instance of what came to be called "Legionnaires Disease."

In 1988, when he was 61 years old, on December 21st, Pan Am Flight 103 exploded over Lockerbie Scotland. The explosion killed all 259 people on board and another 11 on the ground. The flight had left Heathrow Airport in London less than an hour before, on its way to New York. After an exhaustive (and long) investigation it came to be believed that two individuals from Libya had planted the bomb.

Other Biographies

Other Daniel Phipps

Other Phipps

Other Biographies

Back to Top