Guy Wilkerson (1899 - 1971)

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Guy Wilkerson
1899 - 1971
updated February 06, 2019
Guy Wilkerson was born on December 21, 1899. He died in July 1971 at 71 years of age. We know that Guy Wilkerson had been residing in Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California 90042.


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Guy Wilkerson passed away in July 1971 at 71 years old. He was born on December 21, 1899. There is no information about Guy's family. We know that Guy Wilkerson had been residing in Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California 90042.
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1899 - 1971 World Events

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In 1899, in the year that Guy Wilkerson was born, on February 14th, the first voting machines were approved by Congress for use in federal elections. Several states were already using voting machines in their elections and the Federal government was finally convinced of their safety and accuracy.

In 1921, when he was 22 years old, on March 4, Warren G. Harding became President. Previously a U.S. Senator, Lieutenant Governor, and Ohio State Senator, Harding was a popular President. But many scandals plagued his short administration (he died in office after 2 and a half years), including the revelations of one of his mistresses and the Teapot Dome scandal. Historically, Harding is rated as one of the worst Presidents.

In 1935, by the time he was 36 years old, on August 14, the Social Security Act was signed into law. The purpose was to "provide federal assistance to those unable to work". The law established the Social Security Administration whose primary focus was to "provide aid for the elderly, the unemployed, and children". The Act survived many Supreme Court challenges and the Administration continues until today.

In 1946, when he was 47 years old, pediatrician Dr. Benjamin Spock's book "The Common Sense Book of Baby and Child Care" was published. It sold half a million copies in the first six months. Aside from the Bible, it became the best selling book of the 20th century. A generation of Baby Boomers were raised by the advice of Dr. Spock.

In 1971, in the year of Guy Wilkerson's passing, on May 3rd, 10,000 federal troops, 5,100 officers of the D.C. Metropolitan Police, 2,000 members of the D.C. National Guard, and federal agents assembled in Washington DC to prevent an estimated 10,000 Vietnam War protesters from marching. President Nixon (who was in California) refused to give federal employees the day off and they had to navigate the police and protesters, adding to the confusion. By the end of a few days of protest, 12,614 people had been arrested - making it the largest mass arrest in US history.

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Charles T Wilkerson
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Dec 27, 1941 - June 1979
Isabella Wilkerson
Jul 15, 1885 - Oct 15, 1970
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Jul 19, 1974 - Mar 22, 2003
Linda S Wilkerson
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