George Everett (1913 - 1984)

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George Everett
1913 - 1984
updated February 06, 2019
George Everett was born on January 23, 1913. He died in April 1984 at age 71. We know that George Everett had been residing in Greenwood, Leflore County, Mississippi 38930.


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George Everett passed away in April 1984 at 71 years old. He was born on January 23, 1913. We are unaware of information about George's immediate family. We know that George Everett had been residing in Greenwood, Leflore County, Mississippi 38930.
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In 1913, in the year that George Everett was born, ratified in February the 16th Amendment, establishing a Federal income tax, became law. Previously, customs duties (tariffs) and excise taxes were the primary sources of federal revenue. With the passage of the 16th Amendment, incomes of couples exceeding $4,000, as well as those of single persons earning $3,000 or more, were subject to a 1% Federal tax (that would be about $98,000 and $74,000 now). Rates rose to 7% for incomes over half a million dollars. Less than 1% of the population was subject to income tax.

In 1935, at the age of 22 years old, George was alive when on August 14, the Social Security Act was signed into law. The purpose was to "provide federal assistance to those unable to work". The law established the Social Security Administration whose primary focus was to "provide aid for the elderly, the unemployed, and children". The Act survived many Supreme Court challenges and the Administration continues until today.

In 1964, at the age of 51 years old, George was alive 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 1975, he was 62 years old when on September 5th, Lynette "Squeaky" Fromme tried to assassinate President Ford in Sacramento, California. She failed when her gun wouldn't fire. President Ford escaped a second assassination attempt 17 days later on September 22 when Sarah Jane Moore tried to shoot him in San Francisco. A bystander saw her raise her arm, grabbed it, and the shot went wild.

In 1984, in the year of George Everett's passing, due to outrage about "Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom" (it seemed too "dark" to many and it was rated PG), a new rating was devised - PG-13. The first film rated PG-13 was "Red Dawn".

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around 1916 - Nov 9, 1942
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around 1895 - May 31, 1916
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Died: Sep 21, 1940
George Leonard Everett
around 1921 - Feb 14, 1942
George Henry Gwynne Everett
around 1894 - Nov 14, 1917
George Henry Everett
around 1897 - Jul 27, 1918
George Francis Everett
around 1883 - Jun 16, 1917
George Daniel Everett
Died: Apr 25, 1917
George Alfred Everett
around 1895 - Dec 20, 1918
George C Everett
Born: around 1925
Georgia, United States
George R Everett
Born: around 1919
Washington, United States
George W Everett
Born: around 1923
California, United States
George D Jr Everett
Born: around 1924
Texas, United States
George B Everett
Born: around 1913
Oklahoma, United States
George F Everett
Born: around 1921
Illinois, United States
George J Everett
Born: around 1916
New York, United States
George O Everett
Born: around 1921
Ohio, United States
George Q Everett
Born: around 1919
Florida, United States

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Robert G Everett
Jun 22, 1945 - Apr 26, 2007
Mendenhall, MS
Addie Everett
Mar 11, 1905 - April 1982
Lake, Mississippi
Clyde B Everett
Jun 14, 1910 - Jun 7, 2007
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Robert Everett
Jan 15, 1947 - Mar 22, 2009
Chicago, IL
Floyd Everett
Apr 20, 1942 - August 1972
Susan E Everett
Jul 16, 1961 - Jul 31, 2003
Kenner, LA
J Everett
May 26, 1952 - September 1990
Marian L Everett
Nov 26, 1903 - Dec 31, 1997
Siloam Springs, AR
John Everett
Jul 16, 1906 - April 1980
Malvern, Arkansas
Thomas B Everett
Jul 2, 1901 - Feb 22, 1994
Jenks, OK
Sam Everett
Jan 19, 1906 - November 1985
West Helena, Arkansas
Gladys M Everett
Dec 10, 1907 - Mar 10, 1998
Jenks, OK
Braxton Everett
Feb 10, 1908 - April 1985
Sparkman, Arkansas
Ernest L Everett
Dec 11, 1953 - Feb 15, 2008
John Everett
Mar 19, 1881 - January 1963
Gene C Everett
Dec 26, 1916 - Jan 13, 2007
Paragould, AR
Shelby Everett
Feb 16, 1900 - August 1967
West Helena, Arkansas
Mildred Everett
Oct 16, 1914 - March 1981
Bakersfield, California
J H Everett
Dec 1, 1904 - Mar 6, 1995
Fordyce, AR
Walter Everett
Jan 2, 1920 - March 1982
Pottsboro, Texas

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Mar 3, 1908 - January 1987
Nampa, Idaho
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William T Gurley
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Placid Nicaise
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Jun 19, 1909 - Apr 26, 1983
Roberta Hollis
Aug 29, 1905 - January 1984
Jackson, Mississippi
Lewis H Stowers
May 13, 1908 - Apr 7, 1996
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Horace Gladney
Oct 15, 1894 - June 1975
Ocean Springs, Mississippi
Lewis J Pate
Dec 12, 1901 - October 1988
Ridgeland, MS
Coleman Tant
Feb 4, 1914 - July 1978
Henry Bradshaw
Dec 22, 1899 - January 1982
Pelahatchie, Mississippi
Laura R Moore
Sep 3, 1905 - Mar 13, 1992
Biloxi, MS
John M Leonard
Aug 4, 1898 - Feb 10, 1972
Leonard Atkinson
Sep 8, 1896 - August 1982
Philadelphia, Mississippi
Annie G Hutto
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Arlington, TN
George Fish
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Tampa, Florida
Madison Cashman
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