Francis Robertso Adams (1949 - 1968)

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Geelong, Australia

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Geelong, Australia

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Family

Father: Adams Francis Adams
Mother: Mary Elizabeth Buckley Adams

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Robertso

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1949 - In the year that Francis Robertso Adams was born, 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."

1953 - Francis was only 4 years old when on January 20th, Dwight D. Eisenhower became the 34th President of the United States. Formerly the 1st Supreme Allied Commander Europe in World War II, Eisenhower had never previously held a political office.

1963 - At the age of only 14 years old, Francis was alive when the British Secretary of War, 46 year old John Profumo ,was forced to resign when he lied about an affair with 19 year old Christine Keeler. Keeler was also involved with the Soviet naval attaché and charges of espionage were feared. No proof of spying was ever found.

1964 - When he was only 15 years old, on June 11th, activist Nelson Mandela was sentenced to life imprisonment in South Africa for conspiring to overthrow the state (because of his numerous anti-apartheid activities). He served 27 years in prison.

1968 - In the year of Francis Robertso Adams's passing, on June 5th, Sen. Robert F. Kennedy was shot at the Ambassador Hotel in Los Angeles by Sirhan after celebrating his win in the California presidential primary. He died the next day at Good Samaritan Hospital.

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Francis Robertso Adams passed away in 1968 in Geelong, Australia at 19 years old. No cause of death has been listed for Francis. He was born in 1949. He was born to Adams Francis Adams and Mary Elizabeth Buckley Adams, and we currently have no other siblings in his family tree.

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