Frank Sam Mathisen Sr (1917 - 1990)

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Frank Sam Mathisen
1917 - 1990
updated February 06, 2019
Frank Sam Mathisen Sr was born on June 28, 1917. He died on April 25, 1990 at 72 years of age.

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Willamette National Cemetery Section D Site 4605, 11800 Se Mt. Scott Boulevard, in Portland, Oregon 97086

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Branch of service: Us Navy
Rank attained: S1C
Wars/Conflicts: World War Ii

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Frank Sam Mathisen Sr died on April 25, 1990 at 72 years old. He was buried in Willamette National Cemetery Section D Site 4605, Portland, Oregon. He was born on June 28, 1917. We have no information about Frank's family.
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In 1917, in the year that Frank Sam Mathisen Sr was born, on July 28, between ten and fifteen thousand blacks silently walked down New York City's Fifth Avenue to protest racial discrimination and violence. Lynchings in Waco Texas and hundreds of African-Americans killed in East St. Louis Illinois had sparked the protest. Picket signs said "Mother, do lynchers go to heaven?" "Mr. President, why not make America safe for democracy?" "Thou shalt not kill." "Pray for the Lady Macbeth's of East St. Louis" and "Give us a chance to live."

In 1946, Frank was 29 years old when on July 4th, the Philippines gained independence from the United States. In 1964, Independence Day in the Philippines was moved from July 4th to June 12th at the insistence of nationalists and historians.

In 1968, Frank was 51 years old when on January 31st, the North Vietnamese launched the Tet Offensive, a turning point in the Vietnam War. 70,000 North Vietnamese and Viet Cong forces swarmed into South Vietnam. The South Vietnamese and US troops held off the offensive but it was such fierce fighting that the U.S. public began to turn against the war.

In 1988, at the age of 71 years old, Frank was alive when on December 16th, 1988 the popular film Rain Man was released. Featuring Dustin Hoffman and Tom Cruise. this film brought attention to autistic savants and was based on the "megasavant" Laurence Kim Peek. The film would later go to win four Oscars including Best Picture, Best Original Screenplay, Best Director and Best Actor in a Leading Role.

In 1990, in the year of Frank Sam Mathisen Sr's passing, on April 24th, the Hubble telescope was launched into space after long delays due to the Challenger explosion. An optical flaw was found within weeks of launch but was fixed within three years. The discoveries made possible by the Hubble have contributed to scientists' understanding of the universe.

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