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Edwin L Rhodes (born 1926)

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Edwin L Rhodes
1926
Born
c. 1926
Last Known Residence
United States
Summary
Edwin L Rhodes of United States was born c. 1926. Family, friend, or fan, this family history biography is for you to remember Edwin L Rhodes.
Updated: September 25, 2013
Biography ID: 156844766

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Edwin L Rhodes
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Edwin L Rhodes
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United States
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c. 1926
Birthday
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Ethnicity & Family History

White, Citizen

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Education

1 Year Of High School

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Military Service

Military serial#: 35823505 Enlisted: January 27, 1945 in Louisville Kentucky Military branch: No Branch Assignment Rank: Private, Selectees (enlisted Men) Terms of enlistment: Enlistment For The Duration Of The War Or Other Emergency, Plus Six Months, Subject To The Discretion Of The President Or Otherwise According To Law
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The average age of a Rhodes family member is 71.
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1926 World Events

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In 1926, in the year that Edwin L Rhodes was born, on November 15th, NBC was founded. It was the U.S.'s first major broadcast network. Ownership of the network was split between RCA (a majority partner at 50%), its founding corporate parent General Electric (which owned 30%), and Westinghouse (which owned the remaining 20%).

In 1939, 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.

In 1956, this was the year that the King of Rock and Roll, Elvis Presley, became an international sensation. He began the year as a regional favorite and ended the year with 17 recordings having been on the Billboard’s Top 100 singles chart, 11 TV appearances, and a movie. Elvis scandalized adults and thrilled teens.

In 1964, 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.

In 1982, on June 30th, time ran out on the Equal Rights Amendment (ERA). The Amendment had only received 35 of the necessary 38 state ratifications. First sent to the states in 1972, the Amendment stated that "Equality of rights under the law shall not be denied or abridged by the United States or by any State on account of sex".

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