Earl M Petersen (1918 - 2003)

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Earl M Petersen
1918 - 2003
updated February 06, 2019
Earl M Petersen was born on February 7, 1918. He died on January 12, 2003 at 84 years old. We know that Earl M Petersen had been residing in Seattle, King County, Washington 98119.


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Earl M Petersen passed away on January 12, 2003 at 84 years of age. He was born on February 7, 1918. We have no information about Earl's immediate family. We know that Earl M Petersen had been residing in Seattle, King County, Washington 98119.
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In 1918, in the year that Earl M Petersen was born, in January, President Wilson presented his Fourteen Points, which assured citizens that World War I was being fought for a moral cause and outlined a plan for postwar peace in Europe. The only leader of the Allies to present such a plan, the Europeans thought Wilson was being too idealistic. The points included free trade, open agreements, democracy and self-determination. They were based on the research and suggestions of 150 advisors.

In 1922, by the time he was only 4 years old, on June 22, coal miners in Herrin Illinois, were on strike (coal miners had been on strike nationally since April 1). The striking miners were outraged at the strikebreakers (scabs) that the company had brought in and laid siege to the mine. Three union workers were killed when gunfire was exchanged. The next day, union miners killed 23 strikebreakers and mine guards. No one, on either side, ever faced jail time.

In 1936, by the time he was 18 years old, on November 2nd, the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) debuted the world's first regular high-definition television service. The channel had a short schedule - Monday through Saturday, 3:00p to 4:00p and 9:00p to 10:00p. The first broadcast was "Opening of the BBC Television Service".

In 1949, at the age of 31 years old, Earl was alive when comedian Milton Berle hosted the first telethon show. It raised $1,100,000 for cancer research and lasted 16 hours. The next day, newspapers, in writing about the event, first used the word "telethon."

In 1980, when he was 62 years old, on December 8th, ex-Beatle John Lennon was shot and killed by Mark David Chapman in front of his home - the Dakota - in New York City. Chapman was found guilty of murder and still remains in jail.

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Other Earl Petersens

Earl J Petersen
Born: around 1925
Utah, United States
Earl H Petersen
Born: around 1907
Washington, United States
Earl F Petersen
Born: around 1916
California, United States
Earl F Petersen
Born: around 1916
California, United States
Earl L Petersen
Born: around 1922
California, United States
Earl A Petersen
Born: around 1902
California, United States
Earl E Petersen
Born: around 1914
California, United States
Earl L Petersen
Born: around 1926
Minnesota, United States
Earl L Petersen
Born: around 1917
Kansas, United States
Earl O Petersen
Born: around 1923
Iowa, United States
Earl F Petersen
Born: around 1914
United States
Earl E Petersen
Born: around 1917
Illinois, United States
Earl W Petersen
Born: around 1915
New Jersey, United States
Earl C Petersen
Born: around 1913
Connecticut, United States
Earl M Petersen
Born: around 1915
Oregon, United States
Earl L Petersen
Born: around 1917
Utah, United States
Earl J Petersen
Born: around 1908
Oklahoma, United States
Earl E Petersen
Born: around 1923
Florida, United States
Earl v Petersen
Born: around 1865
Iowa, United States
Earl Howard Petersen
Jul 18, 1933 - Mar 20, 1988

Other Petersens

Roy E Petersen
Sep 13, 1915 - Oct 10, 2004
Auburn, WA
Ole Petersen
Oct 14, 1889 - November 1971
Lakewood, Washington
Lawrence Petersen
Sep 25, 1918 - May 1984
Seattle, Washington
Fredrick R Petersen
Aug 5, 1917 - Jul 22, 1993
Caldwell, ID
Stanley Petersen
Nov 25, 1907 - October 1983
Cathlamet, Washington
Peter Petersen
Mar 12, 1906 - July 1979
Cathlamet, Washington
Henry Petersen
Feb 23, 1898 - May 1964
Woodburn, Oregon
Walter Petersen
Sep 27, 1903 - May 1977
Everett, Washington
Alfred L Petersen
Sep 5, 1912 - Apr 15, 1988
Olympia, WA
Walter H Petersen
Jul 28, 1918 - Mar 29, 2010
Chehalis, WA
Dena E Petersen
Sep 28, 1904 - Sep 12, 1999
Bothell, WA
Anna Petersen
Mar 22, 1903 - July 1967
Everett, Washington
Clarence A Petersen
Apr 7, 1912 - January 1988
Gig Harbor, WA
John Petersen
May 30, 1889 - May 1965
Rosemary Aileen Petersen
Nov 1, 1923 - Feb 19, 2008
Fullerton, California
Edris Petersen
Nov 21, 1904 - May 1979
Seattle, Washington
Matthew T Petersen
Dec 28, 1975 - Dec 30, 2004
Margaret F Petersen
Mar 4, 1922 - May 17, 2008
Kelso, WA
Emily Petersen
Dec 30, 1903 - April 1978
Kent, Washington
Daniel C Petersen
Dec 5, 1920 - Aug 22, 1993
Arlington, WA

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Martin Eystberg
Feb 18, 1898 - July 1978
Los Angeles, California
Lisco B Pearson
Nov 7, 1904 - Aug 25, 1996
Leesburg, FL
Russell Heitzman
Mar 31, 1916 - June 1985
McMinnville, Oregon
Garland Long
Dec 26, 1908 - August 1983
Pilot Rock, Oregon
John Rustuen
Jul 20, 1895 - January 1985
Seattle, Washington
Marjorie A Richardson
Jan 8, 1914 - Mar 21, 2002
Hemet, CA
Emil F Schrandt
Jan 21, 1892 - Apr 12, 1989
Othello, WA
Emma E Morey
Mar 28, 1895 - Oct 17, 1997
Bellevue, WA
William A Newburn
Aug 20, 1918 - Feb 24, 2002
Fresno, CA
Mabel Jones
Feb 8, 1893 - June 1971
Eugene, Oregon
Virgil E Forth
Apr 8, 1918 - Mar 26, 2000
Hillsboro, OR
Harry M Dean
Mar 21, 1917 - Feb 19, 1994
Vancouver, WA
Michael Nerland
Feb 16, 1891 - November 1976
Seattle, Washington
Jess Atkinson
Nov 17, 1913 - April 1980
North Las Vegas, Nevada
Alice J Shadwick
Nov 2, 1899 - Feb 2, 2001
Hemet, CA
Leona Finney
Dec 29, 1891 - May 1973
Auburn, Washington
Lucien E Griggs
Aug 17, 1919 - Sep 8, 2010
Seattle, WA
John Haley
Jun 16, 1889 - July 1971
Seattle, Washington
Peter Liseth
Jan 6, 1902 - September 1974
San Francisco, California
John Sater
Aug 12, 1900 - April 1976
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