Edwin Hardy (1891 - 1964)

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Edwin Hardy
1891 - 1964
updated February 06, 2019
Edwin Hardy was born on August 17, 1891. He died in January 1964 at 72 years of age. We know that Edwin Hardy had been residing in California.

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Edwin Hardy passed away in January 1964 at 72 years old. He was born on August 17, 1891. There is no information about Edwin's family or relationships. We know that Edwin Hardy had been residing in California.
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In 1891, in the year that Edwin Hardy was born, on June 25th, in the July issue of The Strand Magazine in London, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's character Sherlock Holmes appeared in a series of short stories for the first time. Doyle eventually wrote 4 novels and 56 short stories with Holmes as the main character.

In 1902, by the time he was only 11 years old, the modern air conditioner was invented by Willis H. Carrier. The company that he worked for needed to find a way to control humidity and by solving this problem, Carrier created a system that could be used for cooling the rooms of a house. The Sun Belt thanks him!

In 1920, by the time he was 29 years old, on January 1, over 6000 people were arrested and put in prison because they were suspected of being communists. . Many had to be released in a few weeks and only 3 guns were found in their homes. The U.S. Department of Justice "red hunt" netted thousands of "radicals" and suspected "communists" and aliens were deported. But the "hunt" ended after Attorney General Palmer forecast a massive radical uprising on May Day and the day passed without incident.

In 1933, by the time he was 42 years old, the day after being inaugurated, the new President, Franklin Roosevelt, declared a four-day bank holiday to stop people from withdrawing their money from shaky banks (the bank run). Within 5 days of his administration, the Emergency Banking Act was passed - reorganizing banks and closing insolvent ones. In his first 100 days, he asked Congress to repeal Prohibition (which they did), signed the Tennessee Valley Authority Act, signed legislation that paid commodity farmers to leave their fields fallow, thus ending surpluses and boosting prices, signed a bill that gave workers the right to unionize and bargain collectively for higher wages and better working conditions as well as suspending some antitrust laws and establishing a federally funded Public Works Administration, and won passage of 12 other major laws that helped the economy.

In 1964, in the year of Edwin Hardy's passing, on June 11th, activist Nelson Mandela was sentenced to life imprisonment in South Africa for conspiring to overthrow the state (because of his numerous anti-apartheid activities). He served 27 years in prison.

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TX
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Mary Hardy
Oct 12, 1911 - Aug 19, 2000
Akron, OH
Olen K Hardy
Sep 1, 1898 - Sep 20, 1992
Cuyahoga Falls, OH
Chester Hardy
Jan 10, 1882 - April 1966
Oberlin, Ohio
Roy Hardy
Apr 11, 1893 - August 1969
Akron, Ohio
Charles Hardy
Jan 25, 1897 - July 1982
Akron, Ohio
Arthur Hardy
May 28, 1884 - June 1969
Akron, Ohio
Emerson W Hardy
Dec 28, 1896 - Oct 12, 1988
Stow, OH
Curtis Hardy
Dec 27, 1909 - Apr 29, 1997
Hartford, CT
Ashton Hardy
Jun 10, 1884 - August 1963
Ohio
John Hardy
Oct 25, 1883 - October 1963
Ohio
Everett Hardy
Aug 6, 1896 - March 1963
Ohio
John Hardy
Jan 9, 1914 - November 1972
Allen J Hardy
Aug 28, 1913 - Aug 18, 2002
Toledo, OH
Volney Hardy
Apr 10, 1901 - March 1975
Toledo, Ohio
Roy Hardy
Aug 22, 1912 - August 1969
Marvin Hardy
Aug 24, 1908 - July 1978
Toledo, Ohio
Melvin Hardy
Sep 7, 1915 - July 1958
Jesse Hardy
Oct 29, 1885 - September 1969
Newark, Ohio
Leonard Hardy
Jan 15, 1907 - July 1970
Marysville, Ohio
Waldo Hardy
Aug 14, 1906 - August 1982
Columbus, Ohio

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W W Fitts
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Flora Gray
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Sadie Bennett
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