Frank Harrison

(1873 - 1952)

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Frank Harrison
1873 - 1952
Born
1873
Death
1952
Benalla, Australia
Last Known Residence
Benalla, Australia
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Frank Harrison was born in 1873. He was born to Charles Harrison and Sarah Uk Harrison. He died in 1952 in Benalla, Australia at 79 years old.
Updated: February 06, 2019
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Frank Harrison passed away in 1952 in Benalla, Australia at 79 years of age. He was born in 1873. He was born to Charles Harrison and Sarah Uk Harrison.

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In 1873, in the year that Frank Harrison was born, on February 12th, The Coinage Act of 1873 was signed by President Ulysses S. Grant. It went into effect on April 1st and ended the use of gold and silver in the U.S. for currency - placing the country on the gold standard. The Act wasn't popular with everyone.

In 1880, he was only 7 years old when on August 26th, P. T. Barnum and James A. Bailey signed a contract in Bridgeport, CT, creating the Barnum & Bailey Circus. Twenty-seven years later, the Barnum and Bailey would merge with another circus, Ringling Brothers.

In 1893, Frank was 20 years old when on November 7th, the women of Colorado were given the right to vote via a state referendum. Fifty-five percent of voters turned out and the referendum passed with 35,798 voting in favor and 29,551 voting against.

In 1945, he was 72 years old when on April 12th, President Franklin D. Roosevelt died of a cerebral hemorrhage in Warm Springs, Georgia. At 1p, he was sitting for a portrait when he complained that he had a "terrific pain" in the back of his head and collapsed. A doctor was summoned and the doctor gave him a shot of adrenaline into his heart. It didn't help and he was pronounced dead at 3:30 p.m. A slow moving train took him back to Washington D.C. while thousands of mourners lined the tracks. He was buried at his home in Hyde Park, New York.

In 1952, in the year of Frank Harrison's passing, on February 6th, George VI of England died from a coronary thrombosis and complications due to lung cancer. His eldest daughter, age 25, immediately ascended the throne as Elizabeth II and her coronation was on June 2 1953.

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