Francis Albert Jones

(1909 - 1982)

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Francis Albert Jones
1909 - 1982
Born
1909
Bendigo, Australia
Death
1982
Pasc, Australia
Last Known Residence
Bendigo, Australia
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Francis Albert Jones was born in 1909 in Bendigo, Australia. He was born to Elizabeth Jones. He died in 1982 in Pasc, Australia at 73 years old.
Updated: August 09, 2019
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Francis Albert Jones died in 1982 in Pasc, Australia at 73 years of age. He was born in 1909 in Bendigo, Australia. He was born to Elizabeth Jones.

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In 1909, in the year that Francis Albert Jones was born, Polish physician and medical researcher Paul Ehrlich found a cure for syphilis, which was a prevalent (but undiscussed) disease. He found that an arsenic compound completely cured syphilis within 3 weeks.

In 1937, Francis was 28 years old when on May 6th, the German zeppelin the Hindenburg caught fire and blew up. The Hindenburg was a passenger ship traveling to Frankfurt Germany. It tried to dock in New Jersey, one of the stops, and something went wrong - it blew up. Thirty-six people were killed out of the 97 on board - 13 passengers, 22 crewmen, and one ground worker. The reasons for the explosion are still disputed.

In 1947, he was 38 years old when on April 15th, Jackie Robinson joined the Brooklyn Dodgers, playing first base. He was the first black man to play in the Major Leagues. Since the 1880's, professional baseball had been segregated and blacks played in the "Negro leagues". He went on to play for 10 years.

In 1972, Francis was 63 years old when on November 7th, Richard Nixon won re-election, amidst the dawning knowledge of the Watergate scandal, by 60.7% to anti-war candidate George McGovern's 37.5%.

In 1982, in the year of Francis Albert Jones's passing, on September 14th, Princess Grace of Monaco (American actress Grace Kelly), 52, died of injuries when her car plunged off a mountain road. Her 17 year old daughter, Stephanie, was also in the car and suffered serious injuries but recovered. It's believed that the accident was caused when Princess Grace, who was driving, had a mild stroke.

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