George Macnichol (1904 - 1987)

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West Palm Beach, Palm Beach County, Florida

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1904 - In the year that George Macnichol was born, the "Teddy's Bear" was first produced. After seeing a political cartoon of President Teddy Roosevelt refusing to kill a clubbed and tied up bear, Jewish Russian immigrant Morris Michtom - who owned a candy shop and sold stuffed animals that he and his wife made at night at the store - made a "Teddy's Bear" and put it in his shop's window. The stuffed bears were an immediate success and Michtom and his wife went on to found the Ideal Novelty and Toy Co.

1920 - When he was 16 years old, the 19th Amendment, granting women the right to vote, passed both Houses of Congress and was sent to the States to ratify. In August, Tennessee became the 36th state to ratify the Amendment and it became law eight days later. Mississippi ratified it in 1984.

1979 - George was 75 years old when on November 4th, Iranian militant students seized the US embassy in Teheran and held 52 American citizens and diplomats hostage for 444 days. They were released at the end of the inauguration speech of the newly elected Ronald Reagan.

1986 - By the time he was 82 years old, 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.

1987 - In the year of George Macnichol's passing, was the first time that a criminal in the United States - a serial rapist - was convicted through the use of DNA evidence.

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George Macnichol died in June 1987 at 82 years of age. No cause of death has been entered. He was born on October 5, 1904. We have no information about George's surviving family. We know that George Macnichol had been residing in West Palm Beach, Palm Beach County, Florida.

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