George T Griffith (1918 - 2000)

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George T Griffith
1918 - 2000
updated February 06, 2019
George T Griffith was born on August 24, 1918. He died on August 3, 2000 at 81 years old. We know that George T Griffith had been residing in Chelsea, Rogers County, Oklahoma 74016.


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George T Griffith passed away on August 3, 2000 at age 81. He was born on August 24, 1918. There is no information about George's family or relationships. We know that George T Griffith had been residing in Chelsea, Rogers County, Oklahoma 74016.
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In 1918, in the year that George T Griffith was born, in July, Russian revolutionaries executed the former Tzar Nicholas II and his immediate family. While it was rumored that two of the children had survived, it was later proven through DNA analysis - when their bodies were found - that the entire family had been killed.

In 1945, George was 27 years old when on April 12th, President Franklin D. Roosevelt died of a cerebral hemorrhage in Warm Springs, Georgia. At 1p, he was sitting for a portrait when he complained that he had a "terrific pain" in the back of his head and collapsed. A doctor was summoned and the doctor gave him a shot of adrenaline into his heart. It didn't help and he was pronounced dead at 3:30 p.m. A slow moving train took him back to Washington D.C. while thousands of mourners lined the tracks. He was buried at his home in Hyde Park, New York.

In 1954, George was 36 years old when from April 22 through June 17th, the Army v. McCarthy hearings were held. The U.S. Army accused Roy Cohn (chief counsel to Senator McCarthy and later trusted mentor of Donald Trump) of blackmail. McCarthy and Cohn accused the U.S. Army of harboring communists. The Army allegations were found to be true. The U.S. Senate later censured McCarthy.

In 1977, at the age of 59 years old, George was alive when on January 21st, President Carter pardoned "draft dodgers" - men who avoided the draft during the Vietnam War. He fulfilled a campaign promise with the pardon. But it only applied to civilian evaders - the estimated 500,000 to 1 million active-duty personnel who went AWOL were not included.

In 1984, by the time he was 66 years old, 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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George Griffith
Born: around 1916
New York, United States
George O Griffith
Born: around 1921
Pennsylvania, United States
George M Griffith
Born: around 1906
New York, United States
George P Griffith
Born: around 1916
New Jersey, United States
George Griffith
Born: around 1911
Montana, United States
George J Griffith
Born: around 1916
Montana, United States
George L Griffith
Born: around 1925
California, United States
George E D Griffith
Born: around 1924
California, United States
George H Griffith
Born: around 1909
California, United States
George R Griffith
Born: around 1922
Oklahoma, United States
George A Griffith
Born: around 1917
California, United States
George A Griffith
Born: around 1919
California, United States

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Sep 17, 1886 - May 1971
Manila, Arkansas
Clifton Griffith
Aug 14, 1897 - October 1967
Fort Smith, Arkansas
Urban S Griffith
Apr 23, 1916 - Dec 25, 1996
Manila, AR
Vela Griffith
Nov 22, 1903 - August 1987
Fayetteville, Arkansas
Lula Griffith
Nov 4, 1900 - December 1973
Marked Tree, Arkansas
Edna v Griffith
Feb 28, 1894 - Oct 3, 1987
Fenton, MO
O J Griffith
Apr 29, 1908 - Oct 28, 1998
Clarksville, AR
Katherine Griffith
Jan 8, 1883 - May 1967
Liberty, Missouri
Clyde Griffith
Nov 10, 1908 - July 1974
Little Rock, Arkansas
Carl H Griffith
Jun 22, 1907 - Oct 1, 1991
Willie Griffith
Jan 7, 1912 - October 1972
Subiaco, Arkansas
Mamie A Griffith
Apr 16, 1904 - Oct 31, 1995
Hot Springs National Park, AR
Robert Griffith
Aug 15, 1892 - August 1980
El Dorado, Arkansas
B A Griffith
Mar 20, 1925 - Oct 14, 2006
Mc Rae, AR
Napoleon M Griffith
Nov 28, 1924 - Jul 4, 1989
Bay City, TX
Guy Griffith
Sep 8, 1893 - December 1965
Marel Reed Griffith
May 26, 1911 - Nov 8, 1999
Fayetteville, AR
Asa Griffith
Jul 2, 1903 - June 1973
El Dorado, Arkansas
Janie B Griffith
Jul 24, 1912 - Oct 13, 2002
Oak Grove, AR
Julie A Griffith
Dec 14, 1956 - Dec 25, 2003
Little Rock, AR

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Jul 25, 1917 - Mar 6, 2001
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Nathaniel Sarrett
Apr 14, 1914 - Jul 21, 1992
Garland, TX
John Willbanks
Aug 22, 1915 - October 1976
Porterville, California
James Earle
Jan 21, 1901 - March 1981
Little Rock, Arkansas
Allen King
Aug 26, 1896 - June 1973
Helena, Arkansas
John Hines
Aug 25, 1897 - April 1979
Camden, Arkansas
Otis Miller
Sep 20, 1914 - December 1984
Corpus Christi, Texas
Lula T Burford
Sep 28, 1909 - Jun 18, 1990
Little Rock, AR
Turner Smith
Aug 11, 1912 - April 1956
William A Bryant
Jun 1, 1920 - Oct 14, 2004
Rogers, AR
William Bryant
Jun 16, 1886 - September 1967
Jacksonville, Arkansas
Ned Ward
Apr 5, 1915 - Nov 29, 2004
North Little Rock, AR
Fred Cearley
Sep 15, 1889 - December 1982
Little Rock, Arkansas
Hazel L Greene
Jul 12, 1919 - Sep 18, 2007
Memphis, TN
Eliza Goodsell
Jul 8, 1893 - November 1967
Yucaipa, California
Lorene Stricklin
Aug 9, 1912 - February 1984
Conway, Arkansas
Frank E Atchley
Sep 24, 1907 - Jun 28, 1993
Clinton, AR
Frank Hayes
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Eugene Posey
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