Edward Peirce (1908 - 1978)

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Edward Peirce
1908 - 1978
updated February 06, 2019
Edward Peirce was born on July 24, 1908. He died in February 1978 at 69 years old. We know that Edward Peirce had been residing in Florida 32659.

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Edward Peirce passed away in February 1978 at age 69. He was born on July 24, 1908. There is no information about Edward's surviving family. We know that Edward Peirce had been residing in Florida 32659.
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1908 - 1978 World Events

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In 1908, in the year that Edward Peirce was born, unemployment in the U.S. was at 8.0% and the cost of a first-class stamp was 2 cents while the population in the United States was 88,710,000. The world population was almost 4.4 billion.

In 1928, he was 20 years old when Mickie Mouse was born! He first appeared in Disney's Steamboat Willie, along with Minnie. Although they were in two previous shorts, this was the first to be distributed. Steamboat Willie took advantage of the new technology and was a "talkie" - music was coordinated with the animation. It became the most popular cartoon of its day.

In 1958, he was 50 years old when on March 24th, Elvis Presley was inducted into the United States Army. Although he could have served in Special Services as an entertainer, he chose to become a regular soldier. Almost everyone thought it would be the end of his career - it wasn't.

In 1966, he was 58 years old when on July 1st, Medicare became available after President Johnson signed into law the Medicare Act in 1965. President Truman had received the first Medicare card since he had been the first to propose national healthcare law. insurance.

In 1978, in the year of Edward Peirce's passing, on November 18th, Jim Jones's Peoples Temple followers committed mass suicide in Jonestown, Guyana - where they had moved, from San Francisco, as a group. Jones was the leader of the cult and ordered his followers to drink cyanide-laced punch, which they did. Whole families (women and children included) died - more than 900 people in all.

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Mary S Peirce
Oct 23, 1926 - Mar 29, 1990
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Apr 16, 1914 - Jul 23, 2005
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May 27, 1897 - March 1980
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Albert E Peirce
Jun 20, 1911 - Nov 14, 1993
Montgomery, AL
Joseph A Peirce
May 27, 1926 - Mar 13, 1976
William Peirce
Jul 16, 1879 - May 1969
Miami, Florida
Gladys Peirce
Feb 8, 1894 - February 1979
Miami, Florida
Evelyn Peirce
Jan 6, 1906 - September 1974
Gouldsboro, Pennsylvania
Leona G Peirce
Dec 29, 1927 - October 1992
West Palm Beach, FL
William N Peirce
Jan 22, 1957 - Aug 15, 1994
Fort Lauderdale, FL
Harold Peirce
Oct 7, 1900 - September 1984
Cincinnati, Ohio
Ruth Peirce
Nov 13, 1917 - Jul 29, 1997
Sandusky, OH
Sue B Peirce
Jul 29, 1928 - Feb 18, 1996
Cincinnati, OH
Adah Peirce
Apr 29, 1896 - April 1984
Chagrin Falls, Ohio
Wilmot G Peirce
May 25, 1934 - Sep 29, 1992
Elizabeth S Peirce
Sep 2, 1915 - Jun 8, 2009
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Leta Peirce
Feb 14, 1886 - September 1975
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Nov 13, 1916 - Jun 24, 1991
Helen v Peirce
Mar 12, 1916 - Nov 12, 2002
Beltsville, MD

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