Donald L Durland (1931 - 2002)

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Donald L Durland
1931 - 2002
updated February 06, 2019
Donald L Durland was born on September 14, 1931. He died on June 29, 2002 at 70 years old. We know that Donald L Durland had been residing in Spokane, Spokane County, Washington 99207.


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Donald L Durland died on June 29, 2002 at 70 years old. He was born on September 14, 1931. There is no information about Donald's family. We know that Donald L Durland had been residing in Spokane, Spokane County, Washington 99207.
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In 1931, in the year that Donald L Durland was born, on May 1st, the Empire State Building opened in New York City. At 1,454 feet (including the roof and antenna), it was the tallest building in the world until the World Trade Center's North Tower was built in 1970. (It is now the 34th tallest.) Opening at the beginning of the Great Depression, most of the offices in the Empire State Building remained unoccupied for years and the observation deck was an equal source of revenue and kept the building profitable.

In 1940, Donald was just 9 years old when in July, Billboard published its first Music Popularity Chart. Top recordings of the year were Tommy Dorsey's "I'll Never Smile Again" (vocal Frank Sinatra) - 12 weeks at the top, Bing Crosby's "Only Forever" - 9 weeks at the top, and Artie Shaw's "Frenesi" - 12 weeks at the top.

In 1963, when he was 32 years old, the British Secretary of War, 46 year old John Profumo ,was forced to resign when he lied about an affair with 19 year old Christine Keeler. Keeler was also involved with the Soviet naval attaché and charges of espionage were feared. No proof of spying was ever found.

In 1979, by the time he was 48 years old, on November 4th, Iranian militant students seized the US embassy in Teheran and held 52 American citizens and diplomats hostage for 444 days. They were released at the end of the inauguration speech of the newly elected Ronald Reagan.

In 1985, at the age of 54 years old, Donald was alive when on March 7th, the song "We Are the World" was released as a charity effort to alleviate the African famine. The song was written by Michael Jackson and Lionel Richie, and produced by Quincy Jones. They were joined by 37 other famous singers in the recording studio and a phenomena had begun

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Oct 11, 1922 - Nov 10, 2005
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Feb 2, 1899 - November 1979
Hood River, Oregon
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Aug 27, 1921 - May 21, 2006
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Coe I Durland
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Florence Durland
Sep 6, 1899 - June 1986
Grants Pass, Oregon
William Durland
Jul 27, 1896 - August 1971
Hood River, Oregon
Con M Durland
Aug 9, 1902 - Apr 1, 1990
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Marialice Schrader
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Lois Harris
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