George Francis Barnett

(1890 - 1968)

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George Francis Barnett
1890 - 1968
Born
1890
Death
1968
Seba, Australia
Last Known Residence
Seba, Australia
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George Francis Barnett was born in 1890. He was born to Barnett George Barnett and Christi Flockhart Barnett. He died in 1968 in Seba, Australia at age 78.
Updated: February 06, 2019
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George Francis Barnett died in 1968 in Seba, Australia at 78 years old. He was born in 1890. He was born to Barnett George Barnett and Christi Flockhart Barnett.

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In 1890, in the year that George Francis Barnett was born, on June 1st, the U.S. Census Bureau started tabulating census returns with punch cards. Herman Hollerith's "tabulating machine" used punch cards to more quickly compute census information, taking the time to get census results from 8 years in 1880 to 6 years for the 1890 census. Hollerith's company eventually became IBM.

In 1919, he was 29 years old when Indian lawyer Mahatma Gandhi initiated the Satyagraha campaigns, beginning the nonviolent resistance movement against British rule of India. Satyagraha means "holding onto truth" and the campaign for India independence, which was eventually obtained, called for "self-suffering" rather than inflicting suffering (i.e., violence) on others.

In 1936, George was 46 years old when on November 2nd, the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) debuted the world's first regular high-definition television service. The channel had a short schedule - Monday through Saturday, 3:00p to 4:00p and 9:00p to 10:00p. The first broadcast was "Opening of the BBC Television Service".

In 1945, George was 55 years old when on April 12th, Harry S. Truman sworn in as President of the United States at 7p in Washington, D.C. His first term lasted 3 years and 283 days - then he ran for re-election.

In 1968, in the year of George Francis Barnett's passing, on April 4th, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., the civil rights leader, was shot and killed by an assassin in Memphis. James Earl Ray was apprehended and plead guilty to shooting Dr. King. Ray died in jail in 1998.

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