Dick Allen Hill (1921 - 2005)

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Summary

Dick Allen Hill’s biography is built and maintained by people like you. Create an online profile of Dick so that his life is remembered forever. If any factual information is incorrect, please edit Dick’s biography.

Dick Allen Hill Biography & Family History

This genealogy profile is dedicated to the life and ancestry of Dick Allen Hill and his immediate Hill family. Add to Dick Allen Hill's genealogy page to share your memories & historical research with his family and other genealogy hobbyists.

Birth

Death

Cause of death

There is no cause of death listed for Dick.

Burial / Funeral

Do you know the final resting place - gravesite in a cemetery or location of cremation - of Dick Allen Hill? Add burial and funeral information.

Obituary

Last Known Residence

Lakewood, Pierce County, Washington

Average Age

Life Expectancy

Family

Add family members

Education

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

Professions

Share what Dick did for a living or if he had a career or profession. Add Profession.

Military Service

It is unknown if Dick Allen Hill is a military veteran.

Middle name

Allen

Surnames

Ethnicity

Unknown. Add Dick's ethnicity.

Nationality

Unknown. Add Dick's nationality.

Religion

Unknown. Was Dick a religious man? Add Dick’s religion

Gender

Male

Family Photos

Pictures really do say a thousand words. Add photos of Dick during various points of his life.

Timeline

1921 - In the year that Dick Allen Hill was born, on November 11th, the first burial was held at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier in Arlington National Cemetery. The body of an unknown soldier - selected by Army Sgt. Edward F. Younger who was highly decorated for valor and received the Distinguished Service Cross in "The Great War" - was brought back from France (World War 1) and placed in the newly completed tomb. President Warren G. Harding officiated at the interment ceremonies.

1939 - At the age of 18 years old, Dick was alive when in May, Disney's Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, the first full-length animated film, reached a total international gross of $6.5 million which made it (to then) the most successful sound film of all time. First released in December 1937, it was originally dubbed "Disney's Folly" but the premiere received a standing ovation from the audience. At the 11th Academy Awards in February 1939, Walt Disney won an Academy Honorary Award - a full-size Oscar statuette and seven miniature ones - for Snow White.

1968 - At the age of 47 years old, Dick was alive when on January 31st, the North Vietnamese launched the Tet Offensive, a turning point in the Vietnam War. 70,000 North Vietnamese and Viet Cong forces swarmed into South Vietnam. The South Vietnamese and US troops held off the offensive but it was such fierce fighting that the U.S. public began to turn against the war.

1979 - He was 58 years old when on March 28th, a partial nuclear meltdown occurred at the power plant at Three Mile Island Pennsylvania. Radiation leaked into the environment, resulting in a rating of 5 on a scale of 7 ("Accident With Wider Consequences") . It ended up costing $1 billion to clean up the site.

1982 - Dick was 61 years old when on June 30th, time ran out on the Equal Rights Amendment (ERA). The Amendment had only received 35 of the necessary 38 state ratifications. First sent to the states in 1972, the Amendment stated that "Equality of rights under the law shall not be denied or abridged by the United States or by any State on account of sex".

Dick Allen Hill Family Tree

Who was Dick’s parents? Did he get married and did they have children? Share Dick’s family tree to share his legacy and genealogy pedigree.

Dick's Family
Add a parent
Add a parent
Dick Allen Hill
Add a partner
Add a child
Add a sibling

You can add or remove people from Dick's family tree by clicking here.

Obituary

This obit of Dick Allen Hill is updated by the community. Edit this biography to contribute to his obituary. Include details such as cemetery, burial, newspaper obituary and grave or marker inscription if available.

Dick Allen Hill passed away on September 2, 2005 at age 84. There is no known cause of death for Dick. He was born on July 29, 1921. There is no information about Dick's family or relationships. We know that Dick Allen Hill had been residing in Lakewood, Pierce County, Washington.

Memories

What do you remember about Dick Allen Hill? Share your memories of special moments and stories you have heard about him. Or just leave a comment to show the world that Dick is remembered.

Write a comment

Other Records of Dick Allen Hill

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Other Biographies

Sources