George William Anderson (1905 - 1976)

George William Anderson
1905 - 1976
updated September 10, 2019
George William Anderson was born on May 14, 1905 in Warracknabeal, Australia. He was born to George William Anderson and Jane Corry Anderson. He died on March 3, 1976 at age 70. We know that George William Anderson had been residing in Memphis, Shelby County, Tennessee 38109.

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George William Anderson

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George

Middle name

William

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George Anderson was born on in Warracknabeal, Australia

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Long Island National Cemetery Section R Site 2902, Wellwood Avenue, in Farmingdale, New York 11735

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Memphis, Shelby County, Tennessee 38109

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Branch of service: Us Army
Rank attained: TEC 5
Wars/Conflicts: World War Ii

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George William Anderson died on March 3, 1976 at 70 years old. He was buried in Long Island National Cemetery Section R Site 2902, Farmingdale, New York. George was born on May 14, 1905 in Warracknabeal, Australia. He was born to George William Anderson and Jane Corry Anderson. We know that George William Anderson had been residing in Memphis, Shelby County, Tennessee 38109.
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1905 - 1976 World Events

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In 1905, in the year that George William Anderson was born, the German born physicist, Albert Einstein, proposed the Special Theory of Relativity: 1) that observers can never detect uniform motion except relative to other objects and that 2) unlike the velocity of massive objects, the speed of light is a constant and is the same for all observers independent of their constant velocity toward or away from the light source. Not such simple concepts that lead to the equation everyone now knows: E = mc2.

In 1926, George was 21 years old when on October 31st, Harry Houdini died in Michigan. Houdini was the most famed magician of his time and perhaps of all time, especially for his acts involving escapes - from handcuffs, straitjackets, chains, ropes slung from skyscrapers, and more. He was president of the Society of American Magicians and stringently upheld professional ethics. He died of complications from a ruptured appendix. Although he had received a blow to the area a couple of days previously, the connection between the blow and his appendicitis is disputed.

In 1934, he was 29 years old when on June 6th, the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission was formed as a response to the stock market crash of 1929 and the continuing Great Depression. Previously, the states regulated the offering and sales of stocks - called "blue sky" laws. They were largely ineffective. Roosevelt created a group (one member was Joseph Kennedy, father of the future President Kennedy) who knew Wall Street well and they defined the mission and operating mode for the SEC. The new organization had broad and stringent rules and oversight and restored public confidence in the stock market in the United States.

In 1953, he was 48 years old when on July 27th, the Korean Armistice Agreement was signed. The Armistice was to last until "a final peaceful settlement is achieved". No peaceful settlement has ever been agreed upon.

In 1976, in the year of George William Anderson's passing, on August 4th, a mysterious illness struck an American Legion convention in Philadelphia. Within a week, 25 people had died and 130 people had been hospitalized. It was the first known instance of what came to be called "Legionnaires Disease."

Other Biographies

Other George Andersons

1942 - 2018
1853 - Unknown
Unknown - Unknown
Mar 26, 1903 - Unknown
around 1891 - Dec 21, 1915
around 1902 - Aug 31, 1946
Unknown - Jul 22, 1916
around 1895 - Sep 19, 1917
around 1855 - Aug 31, 1915
around 1899 - Nov 10, 1918
around 1917 - Sep 12, 1944
around 1923 - Jul 30, 1944
around 1920 - Nov 27, 1943
around 1896 - Sep 25, 1915
around 1917 - Nov 14, 1940
around 1921 - Mar 27, 1943
around 1884 - Aug 31, 1918
around 1920 - Dec 20, 1942
Unknown - May 27, 1941
Unknown - Jul 19, 1942

Other Andersons

Dec 31, 1969 - Jan 19, 1944
Unknown - Jun 22, 1942
Dec 31, 1969 - Oct 25, 1975
Unknown - Oct 31, 1951
Dec 31, 1969 - Jun 11, 1974
Jun 13, 1923 - Oct 18, 1988
Dec 31, 1969 - Feb 6, 1963
Dec 31, 1969 - Feb 18, 1959
Dec 31, 1969 - May 5, 1963
Dec 31, 1969 - Oct 16, 1964
Oct 12, 1902 - Jul 16, 1965
Unknown - Feb 15, 1932
Jul 3, 1928 - Jun 10, 1976
Dec 31, 1969 - Oct 25, 1965
Jul 23, 1903 - Feb 5, 1944
Oct 3, 1913 - Jan 25, 1980
Jul 8, 1910 - Jun 17, 2001
Dec 31, 1969 - Apr 30, 1984
Feb 24, 1923 - Aug 8, 1969
Dec 24, 1901 - Jan 8, 1989

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Dec 31, 1969 - Sep 5, 1957
Aug 30, 1931 - Feb 15, 1989
Dec 31, 1969 - Dec 26, 1976
Dec 31, 1969 - May 20, 1963
Dec 31, 1969 - Nov 15, 1967
May 5, 1929 - Apr 11, 1964
Dec 31, 1942 - Jun 18, 2001
Dec 31, 1969 - Apr 27, 1970
Jul 12, 1935 - Jan 28, 1993
Dec 31, 1969 - Aug 12, 1959
Dec 31, 1969 - Jan 3, 1954
Mar 29, 1907 - Sep 23, 1980
Jan 12, 1918 - Oct 5, 1986
Jul 30, 1929 - Apr 22, 1985
Unknown - Unknown
Jan 17, 1915 - Apr 9, 1968
Dec 31, 1969 - Jul 26, 1991
Jul 23, 1949 - Jun 23, 2001
Dec 5, 1931 - Dec 18, 1986
Dec 31, 1969 - Jul 27, 1979
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