Edward Burns (1891 - 1966)

Edward Burns
1891 - 1966
updated February 06, 2019
Edward Burns was born on September 28, 1891. He died in September 1966 at 74 years of age. We know that Edward Burns had been residing in Oswego, Oswego County, New York 13126.


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Edward Burns died in September 1966 at 74 years of age. He was born on September 28, 1891. We are unaware of information about Edward's family. We know that Edward Burns had been residing in Oswego, Oswego County, New York 13126.
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In 1891, in the year that Edward Burns was born, on March 14th, a lynch mob stormed the Old Parish Prison. The mob lynched 11 of the 19 Italians who were arrested for - but found to be innocent of - the murder of New Orleans Police Chief David Hennessy.

In 1910, by the time he was 19 years old, Angel Island, which is in San Francisco Bay, became the immigration center for Asians entering U.S. It was often referred to as "The Ellis Island of the West". Due to restrictive laws against Chinese immigration, many immigrants spent years on the island.

In 1940, when he was 49 years old, on November 5th, President Franklin Roosevelt was elected to a third term, defeating Wendell Willkie of Indiana (a corporate lawyer). Roosevelt running for a third term was controversial. But the U.S. was emerging from the Great Recession and he promised that he would not involve the country in any foreign war (which of course changed when Japan bombed Pearl Harbor). Roosevelt defeated Willkie in the popular vote by 54.7 to 44.8% and in the Electoral College 449 to 82.

In 1952, at the age of 61 years old, Edward was alive when on February 6th, George VI of England died from a coronary thrombosis and complications due to lung cancer. His eldest daughter, age 25, immediately ascended the throne as Elizabeth II and her coronation was on June 2 1953.

In 1966, in the year of Edward Burns's passing, on September 8th, the first Star Trek episode, "The Man Trap," was broadcast on NBC. The plot concerned a creature that sucked salt from human bodies. The original series only aired for 3 seasons due to low ratings.

Other Biographies

Other Edward Burnses

around 1885 - May 10, 1941
around 1921 - Feb 26, 1944
around 1922 - May 7, 1944
Unknown - Jan 1, 1942
around 1920 - Mar 24, 1945
Unknown - Sep 16, 1916
around 1916 - Nov 23, 1944
Unknown - Feb 3, 1917
around 1898 - May 22, 1917
around 1913 - Jan 7, 1942
around 1918 - May 31, 1940
Unknown - Sep 5, 1942
Unknown - Nov 30, 1917
Unknown - Apr 12, 1918
Unknown - Mar 22, 1918
around 1899 - May 30, 1918
around 1893 - Aug 16, 1917
around 1885 - Jul 14, 1916
Unknown - Sep 25, 1915
around 1889 - May 6, 1918

Other Burnses

Dec 5, 1891 - May 1984
Aug 1, 1898 - May 1975
May 21, 1925 - November 1980
Sep 27, 1914 - Sep 3, 2000
Feb 18, 1927 - Mar 14, 1996
Apr 20, 1924 - Mar 29, 1997
Aug 19, 1925 - Nov 6, 2010
Jan 23, 1923 - Mar 17, 1995
Oct 9, 1923 - Sep 3, 2003
Feb 29, 1916 - November 1985
Jul 4, 1907 - April 1967
Jun 26, 1927 - Dec 16, 2008
Nov 1, 1927 - Sep 14, 2007
Apr 29, 1926 - Oct 8, 1990
Sep 5, 1917 - Apr 2, 2001
Jan 4, 1932 - May 5, 2006
Jun 9, 1932 - Jul 1, 2009
Dec 5, 1934 - Apr 1, 2005
May 14, 1883 - December 1968
Feb 22, 1932 - Apr 21, 2002

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Nov 6, 1922 - Mar 9, 1982
Sep 22, 1922 - June 1990
Dec 24, 1921 - Oct 13, 1988
Mar 22, 1921 - Feb 27, 1998
Oct 4, 1918 - December 1983
Apr 2, 1924 - Apr 24, 2009
Jul 5, 1922 - Jul 5, 2002
May 26, 1909 - March 1968
May 18, 1922 - Nov 5, 2010
Oct 7, 1923 - Sep 23, 1989
Feb 14, 1921 - April 1987
Mar 1, 1922 - Nov 23, 1993
Jun 30, 1923 - March 1975
Oct 16, 1912 - Aug 4, 1990
Mar 8, 1908 - September 1986
May 22, 1908 - November 1977
Jan 24, 1922 - Aug 10, 1989
Apr 6, 1913 - Jan 18, 1995
Aug 1, 1885 - February 1965
Nov 26, 1904 - Dec 7, 1998
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