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George Carter (1899 - 1975)

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George Carter
1899 - 1975
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February 15, 1899
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March 1975
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Jacksonville, Duval County, Florida 32209
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George Carter was born on February 15, 1899. He died in March 1975 at 76 years old. We know that George Carter had been residing in Jacksonville, Duval County, Florida 32209.
Updated: November 1, 2011
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George Carter passed away in March 1975 at 76 years old. He was born on February 15, 1899. We have no information about George's family. We know that George Carter had been residing in Jacksonville, Duval County, Florida 32209.
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In 1899, in the year that George Carter was born, on February 14th, the first voting machines were approved by Congress for use in federal elections. Several states were already using voting machines in their elections and the Federal government was finally convinced of their safety and accuracy.

In 1913, he was just 14 years old when the 17th Amendment, establishing the direct election of U.S. Senators, was adopted. Previously, Senators were elected by state legislatures. As early as 1826, a call to elect senators through popular vote was championed and previous to the 17th amendment, two states had already changed their process. Governors are still able to appoint senators to vacant seats until an election can be held.

In 1933, at the age of 34 years old, George was alive when on December 5th, the Twenty-first Amendment to the United States Constitution was ratified. The 21st Amendment said "The eighteenth article of amendment to the Constitution of the United States is hereby repealed." Alcohol was legal again! It was the only amendment to the Constitution approved for the explicit purpose of repealing a previously existing amendment. South Carolina was the only state to reject the Amendment.

In 1961, he was 62 years old when on April 17th, about 1,000 CIA trained Cuban exiles invaded Cuba with the intention of igniting a rebellion and overthrowing Castro. They were defeated within three days. Although the operation began under Eisenhower, Kennedy approved it and the operation, named the Bay of Pigs for the beach where they landed, was a humiliation for the United States.

In 1975, in the year of George Carter'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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