George Barnett

(1862 - 1950)

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George Barnett
1862 - 1950
Born
1862
Death
1950
Carlton, Australia
Last Known Residence
Carlton, Australia
Summary
George Barnett was born in 1862. He was born to George Barnett and Martha Duckworth Barnett. He died in 1950 in Carlton, Australia at age 88.
Updated: February 06, 2019
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George Barnett passed away in 1950 in Carlton, Australia at 88 years old. He was born in 1862. He was born to George Barnett and Martha Duckworth Barnett.

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In 1862, in the year that George Barnett was born, British citizen Anna Leonowens, a widow, accepted a job in Siam (now Thailand) to teach the children and wives of the King of Siam - he had 39 wives and concubines and 82 children. Taking her son with her and sending her daughter to England for schooling, she taught in Siam for 6 years - until the King died.

In 1877, at the age of just 15 years old, George was alive when on March 2nd, the U.S. presidential election of 1876 was ended with the selection of Rutherford B. Hayes as the winner. Samuel J. Tilden had won the popular vote in November 1876 but 20 votes in the electoral college were in dispute. An informal agreement was made in which Hayes agreed to remove federal troops from South Carolina, Florida, and Louisiana, ending Reconstruction in the South. So, on March 4th, Rutherford B. Hayes became the 19th President of the United States.

In 1886, by the time he was 24 years old, on October 28th, President Grover Cleveland officially dedicated the Statue of Liberty. A gift from France, the base for the statue had been built using donations from the American public. The unplanned but enthusiastic celebration after the dedication led to the first ticker tape parade.

In 1904, by the time he was 42 years old, the first underground line of the New York City subway system opened. London's underground system was opened in 1863 and Boston opened one in 1897, but New York quickly became the largest system in the U.S. More than 100,000 people paid 5 cents to ride under Manhattan that first day.

In 1950, in the year of George Barnett's passing, on October 2, Charlie Brown appeared in the first Peanuts comic strip - created by Charles Schultz - and he was the only character in that strip. That year, Schultz said that Charlie was 4 years old, but Charlie aged a bit through the years.

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