Eva Williams (1892 - 1977)

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Eva Williams
1892 - 1977
updated February 06, 2019
Eva Williams was born in 1892. She was born to Hewitt Charles Williams and Annie Anderson Williams, and we currently have no other siblings in her family tree. She died in 1977 in Rupa, Australia at 85 years old.


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Hewitt Charles Williams
Rupa, Australia
Annie Anderson Williams
Rupa, Australia


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Eva Williams died in 1977 in Rupa, Australia at age 85. She was born in 1892. She was born to Hewitt Charles Williams and Annie Anderson Williams, and we currently have no other siblings in her family tree.
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1892 - 1977 World Events

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In 1892, in the year that Eva Williams was born, on August 4th, the father and stepmother of Lizzie Borden were found murdered. Lizzie was accused of the crime and on June 20th of the next year, she was acquitted of murder by a jury. But she was never acquitted in the public mind.

In 1938, when she was 46 years old, on October 30th, a Sunday, The Mercury Theatre on the Air broadcast Orson Welles' special Halloween show The War of the World's. A clever take on H.G. Wells' novel, the show began with simulated "breaking news" of an invasion by Martians. Because of the realistic nature of the "news," there was a public outcry the next day, calling for regulation by the FCC. Although the current story is that many were fooled and panicked, in reality very few people were fooled. But the show made Orson Welles' career.

In 1949, by the time she was 57 years old, on January 25th, the first Emmy Awards (for television) were handed out in Los Angeles. Shirley Dinsdale won for the Most Outstanding Television Personality and Pantomime Quiz Time earned an Emmy for the Most Popular Television Program.

In 1956, when she was 64 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 1977, in the year of Eva Williams's passing, on January 21st, President Carter pardoned "draft dodgers" - men who avoided the draft during the Vietnam War. He fulfilled a campaign promise with the pardon. But it only applied to civilian evaders - the estimated 500,000 to 1 million active-duty personnel who went AWOL were not included.

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Eva Iris Williams
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Other Williamses

Hewitt Charles Williams
Rupa, Australia
Annie Anderson Williams
Rupa, Australia
Leslie James Williams
1916 - 1977
Ende, Australia
George Henry Williams
Ende, Australia
Alfred Roland Williams
1894 - 1977
Port Melbourne, Australia
Frederick Williams
Fern, Australia
Francis Edward Williams
1909 - 1977
Arma, Australia
Francis Williams
Arma, Australia
Florence Miller Williams
Arma, Australia
Bruce Kevyn Williams
1956 - 1977
Wangaratta, Australia
Llewellyn Williams
Wangaratta, Australia
Gladys May Unsworth Williams
Wangaratta, Australia
Leonard Alfred Williams
1915 - 1977
Heidelberg, Australia
William Williams
Heidelberg, Australia
Lottie Nyah Williams
Heidelberg, Australia
Stanley Alfred Williams
1903 - 1977
Kew, Australia
Alfred Alexa Williams
Kew, Australia

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Hewitt Charles Williams
Rupa, Australia
Annie Anderson Williams
Rupa, Australia
Doris Gleeson
1916 - 1977
Eden, Australia
Daniel Thomas Gleeson
Eden, Australia
Mary Ann Delaney Gleeson
Eden, Australia
Walter James Crellin
1902 - 1977
Flemington, Australia
John James Crellin
Flemington, Australia
Edith Over Crellin
Flemington, Australia
Eva Gwladys Glover
1884 - 1977
Balw, Australia
Weaver Charles Glover
Balw, Australia
Eva Jane Tardy Glover
Balw, Australia
Mary Ann Haw
1889 - 1977
Footscray, Australia
Hunter John Haw
Footscray, Australia
Mary Tyrer Haw
Footscray, Australia
Percy Clarence Odoherty
1905 - 1977
Albert Park, Australia
Denis Edward Odoherty
Rosa, Australia
Blanche Louise Unwin
1912 - 1977
Ivan, Australia
Morton Charles Unwin
Ivan, Australia
Florence Uglow Unwin
Ivan, Australia
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