Fred William Wright (1914 - 1973)

Fred William Wright
1914 - 1973
updated February 06, 2019
Fred William Wright, father to 5 children, was born on August 21, 1914 in Valley Spring, Texas. He was born to Ruth H. Wright and Annie May (Campbell) Wright, with siblings Emma, Lacy, Claudine, Audine, and Raymond. He married Willie West, and they gave birth to Patricia Jean Wright, Essie Mae (Wright) Stubbs, Freddie Eugene Wright, Jennifer K. (Wright) Poage, and Ronnie Wright. Fred died on June 24, 1973 in Wichita Falls, Texas at 58 years old.
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Fred William Wright
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Fred Wright was born on in Valley Spring, Llano County, Texas United States
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Fred Wright died on in Wichita Falls, Wichita County, Texas United States
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Fred Wright was born on in Valley Spring, Llano County, Texas United States
Fred Wright died on in Wichita Falls, Wichita County, Texas United States
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Fred William Wright Family Tree

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Parents:

Oct 2, 1894 - Jan 12, 1966
Feb 14, 1898 - Jun 1, 1995

Siblings:

Jun 25, 1913 - Sep 27, 1998
May 13, 1916 - Dec 8, 2000
Apr 22, 1918 - Jun 17, 1999
Aug 22, 1918 - Jun 3, 1919
Mar 15, 1920 - Jun 3, 1920

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Mar 26, 1914 - Jun 15, 1976

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May 12, 1935 - Feb 12, 1938
Sep 14, 1933 - Dec 20, 2012
Jul 19, 1942 - Dec 5, 1989
around 1949 - Unknown
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Fred William Wright, father to 5 children, passed away on June 24, 1973 in Wichita Falls, Texas at age 58. Fred was born on August 21, 1914 in Valley Spring, Texas. He was born to Ruth H. Wright and Annie May (Campbell) Wright, with siblings Emma, Lacy, Claudine, Audine, and Raymond. He married Willie West, and they gave birth to Patricia Jean Wright, Essie Mae (Wright) Stubbs, Freddie Eugene Wright, Jennifer K. (Wright) Poage, and Ronnie Wright.
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In 1914, in the year that Fred William Wright was born, in August, the world's first red and green traffic lights were installed at the corner of East 105th Street and Euclid Avenue in Cleveland Ohio. The electric traffic light had been invented by a policeman in Salt Lake City Utah in 1912.

In 1932, at the age of 18 years old, Fred was alive when five years to the day after Lindbergh crossed the Atlantic, Amelia Earhart flew solo from Newfoundland to Ireland, the first woman to cross the Atlantic solo and the first to replicate Lindbergh's feat. She flew over 2,000 miles in just under 15 hours.

In 1954, Fred was 40 years old when on May 17th, the Supreme Court released a decision on Brown v. Board of Education of Topeka. The ruling stated that state laws establishing separate public schools for black and white students was unconstitutional thus paving the way for integration in schools.

In 1964, Fred was 50 years old when 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.

In 1973, in the year of Fred William Wright's passing, on January 28th, the Paris Peace Accord was signed - supposedly ending the Vietnam War. Hostilities continued between North and South Vietnam and the U.S. continued to bomb. But by August 15, 1973, 95% of American troops had left Vietnam. The war ended in 1975 with the fall of Saigon.

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Other Wrights

May 13, 1916 - Dec 8, 2000
Apr 22, 1918 - Jun 17, 1999
Aug 22, 1918 - Jun 3, 1919
Mar 15, 1920 - Jun 3, 1920
Mar 26, 1914 - Jun 15, 1976
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Feb 18, 1919 - Mar 23, 2002
Apr 14, 1942 - Unknown
Unknown - Unknown
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Nov 17, 1917 - Apr 19, 1999
Nov 21, 1919 - May 7, 2009
1921 - Aug 3, 1943
1930 - Unknown
May 12, 1935 - Feb 12, 1938
Jul 19, 1942 - Dec 5, 1989
Unknown - Unknown
Mar 29, 1931 - Sep 15, 1952

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May 13, 1916 - Dec 8, 2000
Apr 22, 1918 - Jun 17, 1999
Aug 22, 1918 - Jun 3, 1919
Mar 15, 1920 - Jun 3, 1920
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Feb 15, 1943 - Unknown
1903 - Sep 23, 1996
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1938 - Unknown
1963 - Unknown
1965 - Unknown
Mar 26, 1914 - Jun 15, 1976
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