Fred Mason (1909 - 1975)

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Fred Mason
1909 - 1975
updated February 06, 2019
Fred Mason was born on January 1, 1909. He died in March 1975 at 66 years old. We know that Fred Mason had been residing in Hamtramck, Wayne County, Michigan 48212.


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Fred Mason passed away in March 1975 at 66 years old. He was born on January 1, 1909. There is no information about Fred's family or relationships. We know that Fred Mason had been residing in Hamtramck, Wayne County, Michigan 48212.
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In 1909, in the year that Fred Mason was born, Polish physician and medical researcher Paul Ehrlich found a cure for syphilis, which was a prevalent (but undiscussed) disease. He found that an arsenic compound completely cured syphilis within 3 weeks.

In 1914, when he was only 5 years old, President Woodrow Wilson signed a proclamation designating Mother's Day, the second Sunday in May, as a national holiday to honor mothers. Anna Jarvis had championed a Mother's Day for years but Congress had joked a few years earlier that then they would have to proclaim a "Mother-in-law's Day" as well. The President who championed a woman's right to vote also created a day in their honor.

In 1939, when he was 30 years old, in May, Disney's Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, the first full-length animated film, reached a total international gross of $6.5 million which made it (to then) the most successful sound film of all time. First released in December 1937, it was originally dubbed "Disney's Folly" but the premiere received a standing ovation from the audience. At the 11th Academy Awards in February 1939, Walt Disney won an Academy Honorary Award - a full-size Oscar statuette and seven miniature ones - for Snow White.

In 1955, he was 46 years old when on September 10th the TV show "Gunsmoke" debuted on CBS. It went on to be television's longest-running western. Matt Dillon, Chester, Doc Adams, and Miss Kitty became household names.

In 1975, in the year of Fred Mason's passing, in January, Popular Mechanics featured the Altair 8800 on it's cover. The Altair home computer kit allowed consumers to build and program their own personal computers. Thousands were sold in the first month.

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around 1916 - Dec 17, 1941
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around 1889 - Nov 28, 1917
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around 1894 - Nov 14, 1916
Fred P Mason
Born: around 1911
Indiana, United States
Fred W Mason
Born: around 1927
Kentucky, United States
Fred J Mason
Born: around 1917
California, United States
Fred L Mason
Born: around 1907
Texas, United States
Fred A Jr Mason
Born: around 1926
Missouri, United States
Fred L Mason
Born: around 1905
Illinois, United States
Fred F Mason
Born: around 1921
Wisconsin, United States
Fred v Mason
Born: around 1926
Ohio, United States
Fred E Mason
Born: around 1898
Kentucky, United States
Fred M Mason
Born: around 1912
Ohio, United States
Fred Mason
Born: around 1922
Indiana, United States
Fred A Mason
Born: around 1922
Indiana, United States
Fred I Mason
Born: around 1916
United States
Fred Mason
Born: around 1916
West Virginia, United States
Fred Mason
Born: around 1925
Georgia, United States

Other Masons

James Mason
Jan 2, 1905 - June 1979
Richmond, Michigan
William Mason
Jul 1, 1889 - January 1969
Winter Park, Florida
Cleveland Mason
Jan 29, 1902 - February 1987
Elmer Mason
May 3, 1901 - April 1987
Cannelton, Indiana
Mary Mason
Jun 14, 1901 - October 1972
Los Angeles, California
Harold Mason
Sep 3, 1899 - June 1980
East Lansing, Michigan
James Mason
Apr 4, 1904 - June 1981
Detroit, Michigan
Boyd Mason
Sep 18, 1901 - February 1976
Reeds, Missouri
Milton J Mason
Aug 17, 1915 - Dec 26, 1990
Olympia, WA
Arbra Mason
Mar 20, 1901 - September 1964
Detroit, Michigan
Edwin Mason
Feb 26, 1917 - July 1984
Howell, Michigan
Calvin Mason
Aug 15, 1905 - January 1984
Burt Lake, Michigan
Frank Mason
Jan 7, 1896 - July 1977
Mount Clemens, Michigan
George A Mason
Dec 7, 1906 - Dec 30, 1988
Jonesville, MI
Roscoe Mason
Jul 18, 1892 - August 1979
Warren, Michigan
Ila H Mason
May 15, 1907 - May 8, 1988
Ferndale, MI
Loyd Mason
Oct 4, 1910 - April 1987
Montague, Michigan
Ralph H Mason
Jul 14, 1916 - Feb 24, 1965
Ruth Mason
Jul 2, 1899 - January 1985
Blissfield, Michigan
William Mason
Nov 24, 1917 - January 1972

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Harry Duport
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Marie Amann
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Ishmael W Bayse
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Amy Towers
Nov 1, 1877 - May 1968
Lansing, Michigan
George Crawford
May 19, 1892 - April 1967
Miami, Florida
Elsie Taake
Aug 22, 1888 - May 1982
Belleville, Illinois
John Murphy
Oct 18, 1901 - June 1973
Detroit, Michigan
Lottie Mueller
Aug 17, 1874 - August 1964
Ona Vidzunas
May 10, 1902 - June 1983
Scottville, Michigan
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Tavares, FL
John Brown
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Detroit, Michigan
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Dec 8, 1898 - August 1974
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