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George Ness (1923 - 1984)

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George Ness
1923 - 1984
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March 6, 1923
Death
July 1984
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Baltimore, Baltimore City County, Maryland 21211
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George Ness was born on March 6, 1923. He died in July 1984 at 61 years of age. We know that George Ness had been residing in Baltimore, Baltimore City County, Maryland 21211.
Updated: October 7, 2011
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George Ness died in July 1984 at age 61. He was born on March 6, 1923. We have no information about George's immediate family. We know that George Ness had been residing in Baltimore, Baltimore City County, Maryland 21211.
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1923 - 1984 World Events

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In 1923, in the year that George Ness was born, on September 1, an earthquake - the Great Kanto earthquake - destroyed one-third of Tokyo. Measuring 7.9 and with a reported duration of between 4 and 10 minutes, casualties totaled about 142,800 deaths, including about 40,000 who went missing and were presumed dead.

In 1934, he was merely 11 years old when on July 22nd, gangster John Dillinger was killed in Chicago. His gang had robbed banks and police stations, among other charges, and he was being hunted by J. Edgar Hoover, head of the FBI - although many in the public saw him as a "Robin Hood". A madam from a brothel in which he was hiding became an informer for the FBI and, after a shootout with FBI agents, Dillinger was shot and died.

In 1966, by the time he was 43 years old, on July 1st, Medicare became available after President Johnson signed into law the Medicare Act in 1965. President Truman had received the first Medicare card since he had been the first to propose national healthcare law. insurance.

In 1973, when he was 50 years old, on January 28th, the Paris Peace Accord was signed - supposedly ending the Vietnam War. Hostilities continued between North and South Vietnam and the U.S. continued to bomb. But by August 15, 1973, 95% of American troops had left Vietnam. The war ended in 1975 with the fall of Saigon.

In 1984, in the year of George Ness'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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