Garland Schmitz

(1913 - 1986)

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Garland Schmitz
1913 - 1986
Born
September 28, 1913
Death
April 1986
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Forrest City, Saint Francis County, Arkansas 72335
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Garland Schmitz was born on September 28, 1913. He died in April 1986 at 72 years old. We know that Garland Schmitz had been residing in Forrest City, Saint Francis County, Arkansas 72335.
Updated: February 06, 2019
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Garland Schmitz died in April 1986 at 72 years of age. He was born on September 28, 1913. We have no information about Garland's family. We know that Garland Schmitz had been residing in Forrest City, Saint Francis County, Arkansas 72335.

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In 1913, in the year that Garland Schmitz was born, Woodrow Wilson became the 28th President of the United States in March. Previously the Governor of New Jersey and President of Princeton University, he was the first Southerner to serve as President since Zachary Taylor, over 60 years previous. A Democrat, he led the U.S. during World War I and championed the League of Nations.

In 1936, by the time he was 23 years old, on November 3rd, President Franklin Delano Roosevelt was reelected to a second term. He ran against Republican Governor Alf Landon (Kansas), defeating Landon in the popular vote by 60.8% to 36.5%. Vermont and Maine were the only two states in which Landon won. John Nance Garner IV became the Vice-President in this election.

In 1949, at the age of 36 years old, Garland was alive when comedian Milton Berle hosted the first telethon show. It raised $1,100,000 for cancer research and lasted 16 hours. The next day, newspapers, in writing about the event, first used the word "telethon."

In 1977, at the age of 64 years old, Garland was alive when on January 20th, Jimmy Carter became the 39th President of the United States. Running against incumbent Gerald Ford, he won 50.1% of the popular vote to Ford's 48.0%. He was elected to only one term.

In 1986, in the year of Garland Schmitz's passing, on September 8th, the Oprah Winfrey Show went into national syndication. A popular talk show, it was number 1 in the ratings since its debut. The last show aired on May 25, 2011.

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