Francis N Nixon (1920 - 1997)

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Francis N Nixon
1920 - 1997
updated February 06, 2019
Francis N Nixon was born on July 1, 1920. He died on February 5, 1997 at 76 years old. We know that Francis N Nixon had been residing in Shreveport, Caddo County, Louisiana 71101.


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Francis N Nixon died on February 5, 1997 at 76 years old. He was born on July 1, 1920. There is no information about Francis's family or relationships. We know that Francis N Nixon had been residing in Shreveport, Caddo County, Louisiana 71101.
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In 1920, in the year that Francis N Nixon was born, on November 2, radio station KDKA began broadcasting in Pittsburgh, PA. This was the first commercial radio broadcast in the United States. Westinghouse, a leading manufacturer of radios and the backer of the station, chose the date because of the Presidential election. People liked it because they could hear about the results of the election between Harding and Cox before the morning papers arrived. Four years later, there were 600 commercial stations broadcasting in the U.S.

In 1931, at the age of just 11 years old, Francis was alive when on May 1st, the Empire State Building opened in New York City. At 1,454 feet (including the roof and antenna), it was the tallest building in the world until the World Trade Center's North Tower was built in 1970. (It is now the 34th tallest.) Opening at the beginning of the Great Depression, most of the offices in the Empire State Building remained unoccupied for years and the observation deck was an equal source of revenue and kept the building profitable.

In 1941, at the age of 21 years old, Francis was alive when in his State of the Union address on January 6th, President Roosevelt detailed the "four freedoms" that everyone in the world should have: Freedom of speech, Freedom of worship, Freedom from want, and Freedom from fear. In the same speech, he outlined the benefits of democracy which he said were economic opportunity, employment, social security, and the promise of "adequate health care".

In 1953, he was 33 years old when actress and comedian Lucille Ball gave birth to Desi Arnaz, Jr on January 19th. On the same day on "I Love Lucy", the fictional Little Ricky was born as well. Baby Desi graced the cover of the first TV Guide magazine with a headline that read ""Lucy's $50,000,000 baby" - because the commercial revenue from his birth was expected to be that amount.

In 1997, in the year of Francis N Nixon's passing, on July 1st, Hong Kong was returned to China. In 1898, Great Britain was awarded Hong Kong for 99 years. In a subsequent agreement, China agreed to allow Hong Kong to remain capitalist. So the handing over of the area ended British rule but did not change the economic system of Hong Kong.

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Aug 1, 1917 - Aug 8, 1998
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Aug 21, 1912 - Jul 15, 1990
Oliver R Nixon
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Graham Nixon
Mar 24, 1913 - April 1974
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Sep 7, 1920 - Dec 22, 2002
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Sep 10, 1916 - November 1986
Pine Bluff, Arkansas
Rena Sue Nixon
Sep 30, 1920 - Feb 6, 2008
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Sara S Nixon
May 22, 1924 - Nov 26, 2009
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Micki R Nixon
May 13, 1972 - May 13, 2011
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May 21, 1925 - July 1980
Ruby Nixon
Mar 6, 1923 - Jan 15, 1997
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Earnest Nixon
Dec 17, 1911 - September 1984
Judsonia, Arkansas
Albert v Nixon
Feb 6, 1918 - Aug 14, 1996
Poplar Bluff, MO
Jodie Nixon
Oct 15, 1896 - October 1972
Blytheville, Arkansas
Leatrice Nixon
Feb 15, 1909 - May 1982
Peoria, Illinois
Florence M Nixon
Nov 4, 1898 - Jul 25, 1997
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