George Wagner (1909 - 1960)

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George Wagner
1909 - 1960
updated February 06, 2019
George Wagner was born on March 17, 1909. He died in October 1960 at 51 years old.


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George Wagner passed away in October 1960 at age 51. He was born on March 17, 1909. There is no information about George's immediate family.
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In 1909, in the year that George Wagner was born, Polish physician and medical researcher Paul Ehrlich found a cure for syphilis, which was a prevalent (but undiscussed) disease. He found that an arsenic compound completely cured syphilis within 3 weeks.

In 1918, at the age of merely 9 years old, George was alive when following European countries, Daylight Saving Time went into effect in the United States in March. It was an effort to conserve fuel needed to produce electric power. This was a war effort and proved unpopular so in most areas of the United States, Daylight Saving Time ended after World War I. It returned during World War II.

In 1943, he was 34 years old when on March 31st, the Broadway musical Oklahoma! opened. Written by Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein II (the first of their string of successful collaborations), audiences loved it. The musical ran for 2,212 performances originally and was made into a movie in 1954.

In 1959, George was 50 years old when on August 8th, Hawaii became the 50th state of the United States. The US flag was changed to show 50 stars.

In 1960, in the year of George Wagner's passing, on May 1st, an American CIA U-2 spy plane, piloted by Francis Gary Powers, was shot down by a surface-to-air missile over the Soviet Union. Powers ejected and survived but was captured. The U.S. claimed that the U-2 was a "weather plane" but Powers was convicted in the Soviet Union of espionage. He was released in 1962 after 1 year, 9 months and 10 days in prison.

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Other George Wagners

George Laurence Wagner
Died: May 20, 1918
George Joseph Wagner
Died: May 24, 1944
George L Wagner
Born: around 1908
Massachusetts, United States
George E Wagner
Born: around 1926
Indiana, United States
George H Wagner
Born: around 1927
West Virginia, United States
George W Jr Wagner
Born: around 1926
Kentucky, United States
George N Wagner
Born: around 1927
Ohio, United States
George P Wagner
Born: around 1915
Pennsylvania, United States
George J Jr Wagner
Born: around 1922
Pennsylvania, United States
George E Wagner
Born: around 1926
New Jersey, United States
George H Wagner
Born: around 1925
New York, United States
George W Wagner
Born: around 1913
New Jersey, United States
George Wagner
Born: around 1914
California, United States
George L Wagner
Born: around 1926
California, United States
George F Wagner
Born: around 1924
Montana, United States
George Jr Wagner
Born: around 1926
Washington, United States
George W Wagner
Born: around 1911
Montana, United States
George J Wagner
Born: around 1919
California, United States
George M Wagner
Born: around 1914
California, United States

Other Wagners

Otto Wagner
Jan 29, 1894 - April 1972
Saginaw, Michigan
Joseph Wagner
Feb 2, 1887 - April 1973
Bridgeport, Michigan
Roy Wagner
Jan 14, 1900 - December 1984
Port Charlotte, Florida
Herman R Wagner
Jul 28, 1915 - Feb 5, 1995
Englewood, FL
Christian Wagner
Nov 27, 1908 - Jun 15, 1971
Albert Wagner
Mar 29, 1917 - December 1979
Hawthorne, California
Wilbert F Wagner
Apr 3, 1916 - Mar 23, 2004
Saginaw, MI
Frances B Wagner
Jun 15, 1907 - Jun 19, 1994
Saginaw, MI
Alfred Wagner
Jun 7, 1921 - September 1982
Flint, Michigan
Marie F Wagner
Dec 1, 1921 - Jul 6, 2011
Clarkston, MI
W Robert Wagner
Feb 2, 1921 - Jul 2, 1993
Kalamazoo, MI
Bela F Wagner
Jan 9, 1918 - Apr 19, 1988
Grosse Pointe, MI
Opha Wagner
Jan 28, 1880 - November 1964
Ervin M Wagner
Dec 14, 1917 - Dec 3, 1992
Grass Lake, MI
Gaylord Wagner
Nov 3, 1885 - November 1964
Ralph Wagner
Jul 11, 1919 - January 1987
Osseo, Michigan
Floyd Wagner
Apr 14, 1892 - September 1967
Swartz Creek, Michigan
Doris M Wagner
Mar 23, 1900 - Sep 7, 1987
Kalamazoo, MI
Cecelia Wagner
Jun 14, 1885 - January 1964
Evelyn A Wagner
Apr 21, 1906 - Feb 16, 1989
Eugene, OR

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