Dwight Chism (1926 - 1985)

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Dwight Chism
1926 - 1985
updated February 06, 2019
Dwight Chism was born on May 25, 1926. He died in September 1985 at 59 years old. We know that Dwight Chism had been residing in Bella Vista, Benton County, Arkansas 72714.


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Dwight Chism passed away in September 1985 at 59 years old. He was born on May 25, 1926. We are unaware of information about Dwight's family or relationships. We know that Dwight Chism had been residing in Bella Vista, Benton County, Arkansas 72714.
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In 1926, in the year that Dwight Chism was born, on November 15th, NBC was founded. It was the U.S.'s first major broadcast network. Ownership of the network was split between RCA (a majority partner at 50%), its founding corporate parent General Electric (which owned 30%), and Westinghouse (which owned the remaining 20%).

In 1935, at the age of merely 9 years old, Dwight was alive when on September 8th, Louisiana Senator Huey Long was shot by Dr. Carl Weiss. Weiss was shot and killed immediately by Long's bodyguards - Long died two days later from his injuries. Long had received many death threats previously, as well as threats against his family. He was a powerful and controversial figure in Louisiana politics (and probably gained power through multiple criminal acts). His opponents became frustrated with their attempts to oust him and Dr. Weiss was the son-in-law of one of those opponents. His funeral was attended by 200,000 mourners.

In 1953, by the time he was 27 years old, on July 27th, the Korean Armistice Agreement was signed. The Armistice was to last until "a final peaceful settlement is achieved". No peaceful settlement has ever been agreed upon.

In 1967, by the time he was 41 years old, between June 5th and 10th, Israeli and Egypt, Jordan, and Syria fought what came to be called the "Six-Day War". The hostilities began when Israel launched "preemptive" strikes against Egypt, destroying nearly its entire air force. It ended with Israel occupying the Sinai Peninsula, Golan Heights, Gaza Strip and West Bank.

In 1985, in the year of Dwight Chism's passing, 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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Born: around 1926
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Mar 9, 1908 - January 1977
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Wilma F Chism
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Rogers, AR
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Mar 17, 1927 - Jun 4, 2001
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Frances C Chism
May 12, 1921 - December 1993
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May 30, 1926 - September 1986
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Dec 28, 1926 - November 1982
Little Rock, Arkansas
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