Harold Edmondson (1912 - 1981)

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Harold Edmondson
1912 - 1981
updated February 06, 2019
Harold Edmondson was born on March 3, 1912. He died in December 1981 at 69 years old. We know that Harold Edmondson had been residing in Chicago, Cook County, Illinois 60619.


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Harold Edmondson passed away in December 1981 at 69 years of age. He was born on March 3, 1912. We have no information about Harold's surviving family. We know that Harold Edmondson had been residing in Chicago, Cook County, Illinois 60619.
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In 1912, in the year that Harold Edmondson was born, the RMS Titanic sank in April. The RMS Titanic was a British built and run passenger liner that was billed as "unsinkable." On its maiden voyage from Southampton England to New York City, carrying about 2,224 passengers and crew - from the wealthiest people in the world to poor emigrants from Europe, the Titanic hit an iceberg. Five of her watertight compartments failed but she was designed to survive only 4 being flooded. She began to sink. There were only enough lifeboats for about half of the passengers so over 1,000 remained behind while "women and children first" were loaded. Over 1500 died, making it the largest maritime disaster in modern history.

In 1923, when he was only 11 years old, on November 8th and 9th, Adolf Hitler and his followers (the early Nazi party) staged the "Beer Hall Putsch" in Munich in an attempt to take over Bavaria (a state in Germany). They failed. Hitler was charged with treason and convicted, receiving a sentence of 5 years. He served under 1 year in jail.

In 1934, Harold was 22 years old when on July 22nd, gangster John Dillinger was killed in Chicago. His gang had robbed banks and police stations, among other charges, and he was being hunted by J. Edgar Hoover, head of the FBI - although many in the public saw him as a "Robin Hood". A madam from a brothel in which he was hiding became an informer for the FBI and, after a shootout with FBI agents, Dillinger was shot and died.

In 1951, Harold was 39 years old when on February 27th, the 22nd Amendment to the US Constitution (which limited the number of terms a president may serve to two) was ratified by 36 states, making it a part of the U.S. Constitution. The Amendment was both a reaction to the 4 term Roosevelt presidency and also the recognition of a long-standing tradition in American politics.

In 1981, in the year of Harold Edmondson's passing, on January 20th, Ronald Reagan became the 40th President of the United States. He ran against the incumbent, Jimmy Carter, and won 50.7% of the popular vote to Carter's 41.0%.

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Feb 27, 1901 - October 1971
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Mar 1, 1896 - Jul 13, 1993
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Nov 14, 1915 - Apr 24, 1994
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J R Edmondson
Jul 15, 1922 - May 5, 2004
Little Rock, AR
Charlie Edmondson
Jan 23, 1909 - Jan 29, 1994
North Little Rock, AR
Kathryn E Edmondson
Apr 9, 1954 - Apr 24, 1997
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Joe Edmondson
Dec 25, 1908 - January 1980
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Tamara K Edmondson
Sep 10, 1967 - Aug 28, 2009
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Nov 26, 1887 - September 1975
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Mar 2, 1917 - January 1971
Woodrow Edmondson
Sep 19, 1912 - September 1984
Solana Beach, California
Dale W Edmondson
Dec 10, 1913 - Sep 28, 1991
Kate Edmondson
Jun 23, 1893 - Jul 18, 1989
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Albert J Edmondson
Apr 5, 1911 - Oct 4, 1995
Berryville, AR
Durward Edmondson
Mar 27, 1902 - October 1967
Eureka Springs, Arkansas
Lena Edmondson
Dec 18, 1920 - June 1979
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Oliver B Edmondson
Oct 1, 1906 - Jan 24, 1997
Peoria, AZ
Iva Edmondson
Jul 11, 1898 - March 1986
Clarksville, Arkansas

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Samuel Jones
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Robert Finnegan
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Elmer Spraggins
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Anthony Narey
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Mabel P Rambo
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Little Rock, AR
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San Antonio, Texas
Harold Branning
Aug 2, 1905 - January 1975
Conway, Arkansas
Hal Morris
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Germantown, Tennessee
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