Edward R Ford (1910 - 1991)

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Edward R Ford
1910 - 1991
updated February 06, 2019
Edward R Ford was born on November 13, 1910. He died on August 30, 1991 at 80 years old.


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Edward R Ford passed away on August 30, 1991 at age 80. He was born on November 13, 1910. We are unaware of information about Edward's family.
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In 1910, in the year that Edward R Ford was born, Thomas Edison introduced his kinetophone, which he hoped would make "talkies" a reality. But the sound wasn't synchronized to the pictures and only 45 Kinetophones were made.

In 1931, he was 21 years old when on May 1st, the Empire State Building opened in New York City. At 1,454 feet (including the roof and antenna), it was the tallest building in the world until the World Trade Center's North Tower was built in 1970. (It is now the 34th tallest.) Opening at the beginning of the Great Depression, most of the offices in the Empire State Building remained unoccupied for years and the observation deck was an equal source of revenue and kept the building profitable.

In 1945, by the time he was 35 years old, on May 8th, World War II in Europe ended when Germany surrendered. Hitler had committed suicide a week before.

In 1966, Edward was 56 years old when 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.

In 1991, in the year of Edward R Ford's passing, on December 25th, the Soviet Union flag was lowered and replaced by the Russian tricolor flag. It was the end of the Soviet Union. Mikhail Gorbachev resigned as President of the Soviet Union and Boris Yeltsin became President of the Russian Republic.

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around 1901 - Mar 20, 1945
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Edward Mays Ford
around 1915 - Mar 19, 1942
Edward John Ford
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around 1918 - Sep 17, 1939
Edward James Ford
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around 1908 - Jun 19, 1941
Edward George Ford
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around 1924 - Mar 6, 1943
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around 1925 - Jun 14, 1944
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Feb 15, 1923 - Jul 6, 1995
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May 7, 1913 - Oct 9, 2005
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Jan 30, 1921 - April 1968
Floyd Ford
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Walter E Ford
May 7, 1915 - Dec 3, 1998
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Jun 26, 1919 - October 1987
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Louis Ford
Feb 12, 1913 - February 1981
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Freda E Ford
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