Don Bowman (1915 - 1986)

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Don Bowman
1915 - 1986
updated February 06, 2019
Don Bowman was born on July 4, 1915. He died in April 1986 at age 70. We know that Don Bowman had been residing in Seattle, King County, Washington 98177.


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Don Bowman passed away in April 1986 at 70 years of age. He was born on July 4, 1915. There is no information about Don's surviving family. We know that Don Bowman had been residing in Seattle, King County, Washington 98177.
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In 1915, in the year that Don Bowman was born, the Germans first used poison gas as a weapon at the second Battle of Ypres during World War I. While noxious gases had been used since ancient times, this was the first use of poisonous gas - in this case, lethal chlorine gas - in modern war. Subsequently, the French and British - as well as the United States when they entered World War 1 - developed and used lethal gas in war.

In 1927, at the age of merely 12 years old, Don was alive when aviator and media darling Charles Lindbergh, age 25, made the first successful solo TransAtlantic flight. "Lucky Lindy" took off from Long Island in New York and flew to Paris, covering  3,600 statute miles and flying for 33 1⁄2-hours. His plane "The Spirit of St. Louis" was a fabric-covered, single-seat, single-engine "Ryan NYP" high-wing monoplane designed by both Lindbergh and the manufacturer's chief engineer.

In 1955, Don was 40 years old when in January, President Eisenhower sent direct aid to South Vietnam. In February, U.S. advisors were sent to train troops.

In 1978, he was 63 years old when on July 25th, Louise Brown, the first "test-tube baby", was born at Oldham Hospital in London. Louise was conceived through IVF (in vitro fertilization), a controversial and experimental procedure at the time.

In 1986, in the year of Don Bowman's passing, on September 8th, the Oprah Winfrey Show went into national syndication. A popular talk show, it was number 1 in the ratings since its debut. The last show aired on May 25, 2011.

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Don Bowman
Born: around 1925
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Don D Bowman
Born: around 1912
Idaho, United States
Don R Bowman
Born: around 1926
Ohio, United States
Don C Jr Bowman
Born: around 1907
Kentucky, United States
Don N Bowman
Born: around 1913
Tennessee, United States
Don R Bowman
Born: around 1928
Ohio, United States
Don H Bowman
Born: around 1921
Tennessee, United States
Don C Bowman Sr
Oct 2, 1926 - Apr 5, 2013
Don C Bowman Ii
Mar 29, 1958 - Mar 30, 1958
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Born: around 1939
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Sep 30, 1920 - September 1987
Middlebury, Indiana
Don E Bowman
Jun 18, 1929 - Sep 11, 1994
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Nov 1, 1911 - Apr 16, 1999
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Feb 18, 1911 - April 1981
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Darrington, Washington
Mary Bowman
Jan 15, 1892 - August 1970
Yakima, Washington
Paul W Bowman
Apr 5, 1916 - Oct 24, 2001
Peoria, AZ
Todd Bowman
May 18, 1890 - January 1977
Denver, Colorado
Nettie M Bowman
Nov 26, 1887 - Jun 15, 1969
Aberdeen, WA
Ted S Bowman
Nov 7, 1905 - Feb 9, 1992
Jburton Bowman
Nov 17, 1911 - December 1982
Olympia, Washington
Berenice Bowman
Sep 4, 1913 - Aug 22, 1988
Dewey Bowman
Oct 1, 1898 - April 1968
Bellingham, Washington
Dorothy J Bowman
May 10, 1920 - August 1994
Bremerton, WA
Kenneth T Bowman
Jul 10, 1924 - Apr 23, 1991
Seattle, WA
Nuggett B Bowman
Jun 8, 1914 - August 1991
L Bowman
Dec 15, 1891 - December 1977
Everett, Washington
Clarence E Bowman
Jun 17, 1920 - Jul 5, 2007
Seattle, WA
Mabel A Bowman
Feb 10, 1922 - Jun 1, 2003
William A Bowman
Aug 14, 1924 - Sep 12, 2005
Rosalia, WA
Dona J Bowman
Aug 18, 1927 - Sep 17, 1997
Kelso, WA
Audrey B Bowman
Feb 11, 1926 - Jun 12, 2005
Longview, WA

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