Elton S Poppell (1911 - 1996)

Elton S Poppell
1911 - 1996
updated February 06, 2019
Elton S Poppell was born on September 6, 1911. He died on October 25, 1996 at 85 years old. We know that Elton S Poppell had been residing in Hinesville, Liberty County, Georgia 31310.
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Elton S Poppell passed away on October 25, 1996 at 85 years old. He was born on September 6, 1911. We are unaware of information about Elton's family. We know that Elton S Poppell had been residing in Hinesville, Liberty County, Georgia 31310.
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In 1911, in the year that Elton S Poppell was born, British physicist Ernest Rutherford (born in New Zealand), along with German physicist Hans Geiger, discovered the structure of an atom. He found that atoms had nuclei (a nucleus) and were circled by electrons, much as planets orbit the sun.

In 1927, Elton was 16 years old when the first "talkie" (a movie with music, songs, and talking), The Jazz Singer, was released. Al Jolson starred as a cantor's son who instead of following in his father's footsteps as expected, becomes a singer of popular songs. Banished by his father, they reconcile on his father's deathbed. It was a tear-jerker and audiences went wild - especially when they heard the songs. Thus begun the demise of silent films and the rise of "talkies".

In 1955, Elton was 44 years old when on September 10th the TV show "Gunsmoke" debuted on CBS. It went on to be television's longest-running western. Matt Dillon, Chester, Doc Adams, and Miss Kitty became household names.

In 1981, at the age of 70 years old, Elton was alive when on January 20th, Ronald Reagan became the 40th President of the United States. He ran against the incumbent, Jimmy Carter, and won 50.7% of the popular vote to Carter's 41.0%.

In 1996, in the year of Elton S Poppell's passing, on April 3rd, Theodore Kaczynski (nicknamed the Unabomber) was arrested. His mailed or hand-delivered bombs, sent between 1978 and 1995, killed three people and injured 23 others. Diagnosed as suffering from paranoid schizophrenia, Kaczynski is serving 8 life sentences without the possibility of parole.

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