Gilbert Tucker (1910 - 1987)

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Zephyrhills, Pasco County, Florida

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1910 - In the year that Gilbert Tucker was born, Thomas Edison introduced his kinetophone, which he hoped would make "talkies" a reality. But the sound wasn't synchronized to the pictures and only 45 Kinetophones were made.

1915 - Gilbert was only 5 years old when the Superior Court in Fulton County Georgia accepted the charter for the establishment of the new Ku Klux Klan, succeeding the Klan that flourished in the South in the late 1800's. This iteration of the Klan adopted white clothing and used many of the code words from the first Klan, adding cross burnings and mass marches in an attempt to intimidate others.

1928 - When he was 18 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.

1965 - When he was 55 years old, the television show "I Spy" premiered in the fall season on NBC. The stars were Bill Cosby and Robert Culp, making Cosby the first African American to headline a television show. Four stations - in Georgia, Florida, and Alabama - refused to air the show.

1987 - In the year of Gilbert Tucker's passing, was the first time that a criminal in the United States - a serial rapist - was convicted through the use of DNA evidence.

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Gilbert Tucker died in January 1987 at age 76. There is no listed cause of death for Gilbert. He was born on July 20, 1910. We have no information about Gilbert's immediate family. We know that Gilbert Tucker had been residing in Zephyrhills, Pasco County, Florida.

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