Elmer Harrison (1887 - 1966)

Elmer Harrison
1887 - 1966
updated February 06, 2019
Elmer Harrison was born on June 22, 1887. He died in November 1966 at age 79. We know that Elmer Harrison had been residing in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma County, Oklahoma 73108.
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Elmer Harrison died in November 1966 at 79 years of age. He was born on June 22, 1887. We have no information about Elmer's surviving family. We know that Elmer Harrison had been residing in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma County, Oklahoma 73108.
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In 1887, in the year that Elmer Harrison was born, on May 9th, Buffalo Bill's Wild West show opened in London. Founded in 1883, the show was attended - twice - by Queen Victoria and adored by audiences who thrilled to his fanciful acts portraying life in the "Wild West."

In 1899, he was merely 12 years old when the meaning of Chinese "oracle bones" was rediscovered. Farmers in China had been turning up the bones in their fields for generations but most often they were ground up and sold as medicine. The chancellor of the Imperial Academy and a friend noticed, before they ground the bones, that they had writing. The bones had been used around the second millennium BC for divination.

In 1905, at the age of 18 years old, Elmer was alive when the Industrial Workers of the World was founded. An international labor union founded in Chicago, it was most often referred to as the "Wobblies" and had ties to the socialist movement and the anarchist movement. At its peak, it had 150,000 members.

In 1956, when he was 69 years old, 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 1966, in the year of Elmer Harrison's passing, 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.

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Other Harrisons

Jul 4, 1893 - May 1969
Aug 14, 1922 - Mar 30, 2003
Nov 13, 1898 - February 1984
Jul 19, 1918 - February 1978
Jun 1, 1913 - April 1970
Jun 1, 1920 - Oct 31, 1999
Dec 7, 1919 - Jul 15, 1946
Mar 12, 1922 - Feb 1, 2000
Nov 12, 1917 - Aug 27, 2004
Feb 16, 1894 - February 1982
Aug 23, 1912 - Mar 23, 1995
Aug 6, 1922 - Nov 23, 2001
Jul 18, 1918 - Feb 9, 1996
Oct 31, 1919 - Feb 19, 1991
May 7, 1901 - Oct 12, 1996
Oct 11, 1919 - Dec 13, 2002
Jan 1, 1893 - August 1969
Oct 31, 1913 - January 1986
Jul 1, 2002 - May 15, 2003
Aug 18, 1921 - Jun 18, 1974

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Feb 22, 1907 - Jul 18, 1991
Dec 25, 1891 - July 1968
Dec 11, 1903 - May 1977
Jul 26, 1922 - Feb 8, 1988
Aug 27, 1918 - April 1981
Dec 22, 1916 - Sep 19, 2002
Mar 2, 1881 - May 1967
Jun 12, 1912 - March 1978
Feb 5, 1907 - December 1966
May 19, 1918 - Jan 16, 2007
Feb 1, 1923 - Aug 22, 1996
Dec 18, 1917 - Jan 30, 2001
Jun 25, 1903 - March 1985
May 17, 1903 - November 1971
Nov 12, 1899 - April 1979
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