Floyd Allen

(1914 - 1979)

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Floyd Allen
1914 - 1979
Born
March 11, 1914
Death
January 1979
Last Known Residence
Wenatchee, Chelan County, Washington 98801
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Floyd Allen was born on March 11, 1914. He died in January 1979 at 64 years old. We know that Floyd Allen had been residing in Wenatchee, Chelan County, Washington 98801.
Updated: February 06, 2019
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Floyd Allen passed away in January 1979 at age 64. He was born on March 11, 1914. We are unaware of information about Floyd's immediate family. We know that Floyd Allen had been residing in Wenatchee, Chelan County, Washington 98801.

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In 1914, in the year that Floyd Allen was born, President Woodrow Wilson signed a proclamation designating Mother's Day, the second Sunday in May, as a national holiday to honor mothers. Anna Jarvis had championed a Mother's Day for years but Congress had joked a few years earlier that then they would have to proclaim a "Mother-in-law's Day" as well. The President who championed a woman's right to vote also created a day in their honor.

In 1949, when he was 35 years old, comedian Milton Berle hosted the first telethon show. It raised $1,100,000 for cancer research and lasted 16 hours. The next day, newspapers, in writing about the event, first used the word "telethon."

In 1951, he was 37 years old when on April 5th, Julius and Ethel Rosenberg (husband and wife) were sentenced to death for treason. They were executed on June 19th. American citizens, they were convicted of spying for the Soviet Union. Their two young sons were adopted by a high school teacher and his wife.

In 1969, when he was 55 years old, one hundred countries, along with the United States and the Soviet Union signed the nuclear nonproliferation treaty (NPT). It called for stopping the spread of nuclear weapons, the peaceful use of nuclear energy, and the goal of nuclear disarmament.

In 1979, in the year of Floyd Allen's passing, on November 4th, Iranian militant students seized the US embassy in Teheran and held 52 American citizens and diplomats hostage for 444 days. They were released at the end of the inauguration speech of the newly elected Ronald Reagan.

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