Edward Holt (1896 - 1969)

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Paterson, Passaic County, New Jersey

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Charles J. Holt Military Service

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Darrell and Charles Holt

Darrell and Charles Holt

Sharon Holt

Sharon Holt

Charles J. Holt

Charles J. Holt

Inez White McDaniel

Inez White McDaniel

Inez (White) Holt

Inez (White) Holt

Charles J. Holt

Charles J. Holt

Charles James Holt

Charles James Holt

Silas Holt relative

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Karen Holt

Karen Holt

Nancy C Holt

Nancy C Holt

Bill Holt

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Jimmie Holt RN Charles J. Holt Military Service Darrell and Charles Holt Sharon Holt

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1896 - In the year that Edward Holt was born, in April, the first study on global warming due to CO2 - carbon dioxide - in the atmosphere was published by Swedish scientist Svante Arrhenius. Arrhenius concluded that human activity due to the Industrial Revolution would amplify CO2 in the atmosphere, causing a greenhouse effect. His conclusions have been extensively tested in the ensuing 100+ years and are still seen to hold true.

1919 - When he was 23 years old, in the summer and early autumn, race riots erupted in 26 U.S. cities, resulting in hundreds of deaths and even more people being badly hurt. In most cases, African-Americans were the victims. It was called the "Red Summer". Men who were returning from World War I needed jobs and there was competition for those jobs among the races. Tension was heightened by the use by many companies of blacks as strikebreakers.

1936 - When he was 40 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".

1939 - By the time he was 43 years old, on the 1st of September, Nazi Germany invaded Poland. On September 17th, the Soviet Union invaded Poland as well. Poland expected help from France and the United Kingdom, since they had a pact with both. But no help came. By October 6th, the Soviet Union and Nazi Germany held full control of the previously Polish lands. Eventually, the invasion of Poland lead to World War II.

1969 - In the year of Edward Holt's passing, on January 20th, Richard M. Nixon became the 37th President of the United States. Previously the Vice President to President Eisenhower, Nixon was the only President to resign in office - in his second term.

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Edward Holt passed away in August 1969 at 73 years old. No cause of death has been listed for Edward. He was born on January 29, 1896. There is no information about Edward's family or relationships. We know that Edward Holt had been residing in Paterson, Passaic County, New Jersey.

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