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Everett E Harper (1923 - 1999)

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Everett E Harper
1923 - 1999
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September 15, 1923
Death
October 19, 1999
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West Frankfort, Franklin County, Illinois 62896
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Everett E Harper was born on September 15, 1923. He died on October 19, 1999 at age 76. We know that Everett E Harper had been residing in West Frankfort, Franklin County, Illinois 62896.
Updated: November 2, 2011
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Everett E Harper passed away on October 19, 1999 at 76 years old. He was born on September 15, 1923. There is no information about Everett's family. We know that Everett E Harper had been residing in West Frankfort, Franklin County, Illinois 62896.
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In 1923, in the year that Everett E Harper was born, Harlem's Cotton Club opened in New York City. Owned by a bootlegger and gangster, it was a 700 seat speakeasy that catered to a "white only" clientele. But most of the entertainers were African-American and featured some of the best entertainers of the time such as Lena Horne, the Nicholas Brothers, Ethel Waters, and Cab Calloway.

In 1949, at the age of 26 years old, Everett was alive when on April 4th, NATO (the North Atlantic Treaty Organization) was established. Twelve nations originally signed the North Atlantic Treaty - the United States, Great Britain, France, Belgium, the Netherlands, Denmark, Italy, Luxembourg, Norway, Iceland, Canada, and Portugal. Greece, Turkey, and West Germany later joined. Today, there are 26 nations in NATO.

In 1968, at the age of 45 years old, Everett was alive when on April 4th, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., the civil rights leader, was shot and killed by an assassin in Memphis. James Earl Ray was apprehended and plead guilty to shooting Dr. King. Ray died in jail in 1998.

In 1974, when he was 51 years old, on February 5th, Patty Hearst, age 19 - granddaughter of William Randolph Hearst and daughter of publisher of the San Francisco Examiner Randolph Hearst - was kidnapped by the Symbionese Liberation Army, a left wing terrorist group. She was found, alive, 19 months later.

In 1988, Everett was 65 years old when on December 16th, 1988 the popular film Rain Man was released. Featuring Dustin Hoffman and Tom Cruise. this film brought attention to autistic savants and was based on the "megasavant" Laurence Kim Peek. The film would later go to win four Oscars including Best Picture, Best Original Screenplay, Best Director and Best Actor in a Leading Role.

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