Fred Hughes (1915 - 1984)

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Miami, Miami-Dade County, Florida

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Eva Faye Douglas McCcoy

Eva Faye Douglas McCcoy

Eldred Eugene Hughes

Eldred Eugene Hughes

Eldred Eugene Hughes

Eldred Eugene Hughes

Lester Hughes Sr relatives

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Florence Hughes- Wasler

Florence Hughes- Wasler

Frederick Leonard Hughes

Frederick Leonard Hughes

Cecile Hughes

Cecile Hughes

Alf Ern Hughes

Alf Ern Hughes

Hagemann Children

Hagemann Children

Ruth Anna Hagemann Hughes

Ruth Anna Hagemann Hughes

Dorothy (Yates) Hughes

Dorothy (Yates) Hughes

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Hughes men

Hughes Morton, and Ham

Hughes Morton, and Ham

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Jameka K. (Andrews) Hughes Eva Faye Douglas McCcoy Eldred Eugene Hughes Eldred Eugene Hughes

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1915 - In the year that Fred Hughes was born, the Germans first used poison gas as a weapon at the second Battle of Ypres during World War I. While noxious gases had been used since ancient times, this was the first use of poisonous gas - in this case, lethal chlorine gas - in modern war. Subsequently, the French and British - as well as the United States when they entered World War 1 - developed and used lethal gas in war.

1922 - At the age of merely 7 years old, Fred was alive when on November 4th, British Egyptologists George Carnarvon and Howard Carter unearthed the first step leading to King Tutankhamen's tomb in the Valley of the Kings. By the end of the month they had unearthed the steps and broken through the door into the intact tomb. This was the only tomb that had remained unlooted that had been found (and is, to date). Filled with gold, jewels, and ancient everyday items, the find was priceless - in terms of money and history.

1940 - At the age of 25 years old, Fred was alive when on July 27th, the cartoon character Bugs Bunny debuted in his first film A Wild Hare - voiced by Mel Blanc. He has since appeared in more short films, feature films, compilations, TV series, music records, comic books, video games, award shows, amusement park rides, and commercials than any other cartoon character. He even has a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. "What's up, Doc?"

1959 - Fred was 44 years old when on August 8th, Hawaii became the 50th state of the United States. The US flag was changed to show 50 stars.

1984 - In the year of Fred Hughes's passing, due to outrage about "Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom" (it seemed too "dark" to many and it was rated PG), a new rating was devised - PG-13. The first film rated PG-13 was "Red Dawn".

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Fred Hughes died in July 1984 at age 68. There is no known cause of death. He was born on August 25, 1915. There is no information about Fred's family or relationships. We know that Fred Hughes had been residing in Miami, Miami-Dade County, Florida.

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