George Warford (1916 - 1960)

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George Warford
1916 - 1960
updated February 06, 2019
George Warford was born on May 30, 1916. He died in May 1960 at age 43.


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George Warford passed away in May 1960 at 43 years old. He was born on May 30, 1916. We have no information about George's family or relationships.
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In 1916, in the year that George Warford was born, the U.S. National Park Service - part of the Department of the Interior - was created by an act of Congress in August. The Park Service was charged with the dual role of "preserving the ecological and historical integrity of the places entrusted to its management while also making them available and accessible for public use and enjoyment". The resources managed by the National Park Service have often been referred to as the "crown jewels" of the United States.

In 1928, when he was merely 12 years old, aviatrix Amelia Earhart, age 31, became the first woman to fly solo across North America and back in August. In June, she had been part of a 3 man crew that flew the Atlantic Ocean but since she had no instrument training, she couldn't fly the plane - she kept the flight log. The North American flight became one of her many "firsts" as a female pilot.

In 1949, when he was 33 years old, comedian Milton Berle hosted the first telethon show. It raised $1,100,000 for cancer research and lasted 16 hours. The next day, newspapers, in writing about the event, first used the word "telethon."

In 1955, when he was 39 years old, on September 30th, movie star James Dean, 24, died in a car accident. He was headed in his new Porsche 550 to a race in Salinas California when, traveling at 85 mph, he collided with a 1950 Ford Tudor, also speeding, driven by a 23 year old college student. Dean died, his passenger and the other driver survived.

In 1960, in the year of George Warford's passing, on September 26th, the first televised debate for a Presidential campaign in the United States - Kennedy vs Nixon - was held. Seventy million people watched the debate on TV. The debate pre-empted the very popular Andy Griffith Show.

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George Jr Warford
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George D Warford
Born: around 1906
New York, United States
George T Warford
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Born: around 1918
George E. Warford
Born: around 1941
George E. Warford
Born: around 1941
George W Warford
Apr 27, 1950 - Nov 14, 2008
Nampa, ID
George W Warford
Oct 28, 1922 - Aug 13, 1992
Grand Island, NE
George P Warford
Nov 4, 1915 - Aug 23, 1990
George Warford
Mar 17, 1916 - May 1985
Lafayette, Indiana
George Warford
Dec 28, 1895 - May 1968
Mobile, Alabama
George Warford
Apr 16, 1924 - May 2, 1990
Cincinnati, OH
George Warford
Oct 1, 1894 - June 1987
Richmond, Kentucky
George R Warford
Jul 6, 1940 - Sep 30, 2005
Louisville, KY
George Warford
Mar 28, 1918 - March 1980
Louisville, Kentucky
George Warford
Jul 8, 1900 - November 1972
Lexington, Kentucky
George Warford
Nov 29, 1929 - Aug 26, 2005
Lexington, KY
George Warford
Jun 30, 1904 - Feb 15, 1986
Milwaukee, WI
George E Warford
Jul 23, 1937 - Dec 5, 2004
Atlanta, GA

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Leroy Warford
Jun 9, 1923 - April 1976
Homestead, Florida
Donna B Warford
Oct 18, 1923 - Aug 28, 2008
New Castle, IN
Violet E Warford
Mar 30, 1920 - Oct 15, 1995
Bloomery, WV
Aileen S Warford
Mar 5, 1926 - Dec 14, 2009
Charlotte, NC
Chester H Warford
Jan 12, 1921 - Dec 31, 1996
Floral City, FL
George E Warford
Jul 23, 1937 - Dec 5, 2004
Atlanta, GA
Owen Warford
Jun 17, 1902 - September 1979
Cincinnati, Ohio
Hume Warford
Mar 30, 1907 - January 1977
Cincinnati, Ohio
Earl Warford
May 12, 1899 - March 1982
Lebanon, Ohio
Helen I Warford
Sep 21, 1918 - Oct 15, 2003
Ligonier, IN
Allen Leroy Warford
Jul 4, 1942 - Jan 28, 2011
Jesse William Wiley Warford
Sep 20, 1954 - Apr 9, 2007
Lillie M Warford
Sep 16, 1939 - Jan 26, 2006
Dayton, OH
Danny L Warford
Mar 12, 1957 - Jun 20, 2004
Berea, KY
Albert Warford
Aug 7, 1892 - September 1964
Lena B Warford
Dec 25, 1908 - September 1990
Clara Warford
Mar 31, 1900 - September 1978
Dayton, Ohio
Emma Warford
Mar 31, 1886 - November 1972
Chicago, Illinois
Venus Warford
May 8, 1893 - March 1980
Olney, Illinois
Rufus C Warford
Mar 11, 1975 - Sep 20, 1993

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Dec 15, 1915 - Oct 25, 1993
Boynton Beach, FL
John H Barron
Apr 13, 1925 - May 26, 1990
Paul Goldberg
Apr 30, 1900 - March 1974
Miami, FL
Virgil H Bailey
Jul 31, 1921 - Mar 11, 1992
George Fox
Sep 30, 1921 - May 15, 1993
Brooklyn, NY
Jack Albert Foss
Sep 22, 1925 - Jan 1, 2009
Hialeah, Florida
Robert H Rountree
Jun 8, 1921 - Jan 27, 1993
Okeechobee, FL
William Bennett
Jan 12, 1911 - Jan 7, 1989
Tallahassee, FL
Tom Simmons
Jan 10, 1905 - December 1977
Homestead, Florida
Burley F Dendy
Dec 1, 1903 - Aug 26, 1991
Homestead, FL
Daniel Richards
Dec 31, 1925 - August 1982
Phoenix, Arizona
Francena E London
Sep 7, 1922 - November 1992
Houston, TX
James T Bullard
Dec 23, 1921 - Feb 15, 1995
Homestead, FL
Jules Garramore
May 26, 1920 - Jul 18, 2004
Biddeford, ME
Harry Evans
Aug 23, 1901 - February 1982
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Miriam O Lockwood
Dec 12, 1913 - Feb 1, 2002
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Sophia Butler
Feb 26, 1918 - July 1986
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Preston Johnson
Jul 18, 1925 - October 1970
Harold G Blatch
Jul 31, 1925 - Apr 2, 1982
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