Floyd Rice (1885 - 1967)

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Erie, Erie County, Pennsylvania

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Ernest and Eileen Ackerknecht

Ernest and Eileen Ackerknecht

Lochlyn Rice

Lochlyn Rice

Barry D. Rice II

Barry D. Rice II

Parker D. Rice

Parker D. Rice

Barry Rice

Barry Rice

Jeneane T. (Rourke) Kerbow

Jeneane T. (Rourke) Kerbow

Michele Rice

Michele Rice

Billy Rice 001

Billy Rice 001

Victoria Katherine Rice

Victoria Katherine Rice

Mr & Mrs Vince Klem

Mr & Mrs Vince Klem

Wylma E Rice

Wylma E Rice

Eric Vyvyan Rice

Eric Vyvyan Rice

Michael L Rice

Michael L Rice

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1920 Kentucky Derby - Paul Jones Racehorse Ernest and Eileen Ackerknecht Lochlyn Rice Barry D. Rice II

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1885 - In the year that Floyd Rice was born, on February 16th, the first Dow Jones Industrial Average was published by Charles Dow, who also founded the Wall Street Journal. The index was 62.76. It represented 12 stocks - American Cotton Oil, American Sugar, American Tobacco, Chicago Gas, Distilling & Cattle Feeding, General Electric, Laclede Gas, National Lead, North American, Tennessee Coal and Iron, U.S. Leather pfd. and U.S. Rubber.

1900 - By the time he was just 15 years old, the Austrian neurologist Sigmund Freud published his book (written in 1899) "The Interpretation of Dreams". Sigmund Freud, born Sigismund Schlomo Freud in May of 1856, is the "father of psychoanalysis". Although he was a medical doctor, he was fascinated with the psyche and hypothesized the existence of the id, the ego, the superego, the libido, the unconscious, the Oedipus complex, and more. These are concepts that are still used by modern psychology.

1932 - At the age of 47 years old, Floyd was alive when on February 27th, actress Elizabeth Taylor was born in London. Her parents were Americans living in London and when she was 7, the family moved to Los Angeles. Her first small part in a movie was in There's One Born Every Minute in 1942 but her first starring role was in National Velvet in 1944. She became as famous for her 8 marriages (to 7 people) as she was for her beauty and films.

1956 - By the time he was 71 years old, on May 20th, the U.S. tested the first hydrogen bomb dropped from a plane over Bikini Atoll. Previously, hydrogen bombs had only been tested on the ground. The Atomic Age moved forward.

1967 - In the year of Floyd Rice's passing, on October 2nd, Thurgood Marshall was sworn in as the first black US Supreme Court justice. Marshall was the great-grandson of a slave and graduated first in his class at Howard University Law School. His nomination to the Supreme Court was approved by the Senate, 69 to 11.

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Floyd Rice passed away in June 1967 at 81 years old. No cause of death has been listed. He was born on November 26, 1885. We have no information about Floyd's family or relationships. We know that Floyd Rice had been residing in Erie, Erie County, Pennsylvania.

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