Harold L Rogers (1920 - 2000)

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Summary

Harold L Rogers’s biography is built and maintained by people like you. Create an online profile of Harold so that his life is remembered forever. If any factual information is incorrect, please edit Harold’s biography.

Harold L Rogers Biography & Family History

This genealogy profile is dedicated to the life and ancestry of Harold L Rogers and his immediate Rogers family. Add to Harold L Rogers's genealogy page to share your memories & historical research with his family and other genealogy hobbyists.

Birth

Death

Cause of death

There is no cause of death listed for Harold.

Burial / Funeral

Do you know the final resting place - gravesite in a cemetery or location of cremation - of Harold L Rogers? Add burial and funeral information.

Obituary

Last Known Residence

University Place, Pierce County, Washington

Average Age

Life Expectancy

Family

Add family members

Education

Did Harold finish grade school, get a GED, go to high school, get a college degree or masters? What schools or universities did Harold attend? Add education.

Professions

Share what Harold did for a living or if he had a career or profession. Add Profession.

Military Service

It is unknown if Harold L Rogers is a military veteran.

Middle name

L

Surnames

Ethnicity

Unknown. Add Harold's ethnicity.

Nationality

Unknown. Add Harold's nationality.

Religion

Unknown. Was Harold a religious man? Add Harold’s religion

Gender

Male

Family Photos

Pictures really do say a thousand words. Add photos of Harold during various points of his life.

Timeline

1920 - In the year that Harold L Rogers was born, the National Football League, first called the American Professional Football Association, was created. College football was more popular than pro football and rising player salaries were bankrupting league owners. In response, owners created the NFL, using the pro baseball association as a model. Eleven teams were formed: the Akron Pros, Canton Bulldogs, Cleveland Indians, Dayton Triangles, Decatur Staleys, Hammond Pros, Massillon Tigers, Muncie Flyers, Racine Cardinals, Rochester Jeffersons and Rock Island Independents.

1933 - At the age of just 13 years old, Harold was alive when on December 5th, the Twenty-first Amendment to the United States Constitution was ratified. The 21st Amendment said "The eighteenth article of amendment to the Constitution of the United States is hereby repealed." Alcohol was legal again! It was the only amendment to the Constitution approved for the explicit purpose of repealing a previously existing amendment. South Carolina was the only state to reject the Amendment.

1980 - By the time he was 60 years old, on April 24th, a rescue attempt was begun in the Iranian Hostage Crisis. The attempt failed and 8 US servicemen were killed. Eight helicopters had been sent for the mission, but only 5 arrived in operating condition., Since the military had advised that the mission be aborted if there were fewer than 6 helicopters, President Carter stopped it. Upon leaving, a helicopter collided with a transport plane and the men were killed.

1986 - He was 66 years old when on September 8th, the Oprah Winfrey Show went into national syndication. A popular talk show, it was number 1 in the ratings since its debut. The last show aired on May 25, 2011.

1989 - He was 69 years old when on November 9th, the Berlin Wall fell. The Wall was built by the East Germans to keep East Berliners from escaping into West Berlin, separating families and friends. When the head of the East German Communist Party announced that day that East Berliners could cross whenever they pleased, happy crowds surged across the border. People brought tools and took parts of the hated wall.

Harold L Rogers Family Tree

Who was Harold’s parents? Did he get married and did they have children? Share Harold’s family tree to share his legacy and genealogy pedigree.

Harold's Family
Add a parent
Add a parent
Harold L Rogers
Add a partner
Add a child
Add a sibling

You can add or remove people from Harold's family tree by clicking here.

Obituary

This obit of Harold L Rogers is updated by the community. Edit this biography to contribute to his obituary. Include details such as cemetery, burial, newspaper obituary and grave or marker inscription if available.

Harold L Rogers died on March 13, 2000 at 79 years old. There is no listed cause of death for Harold. He was born on September 29, 1920. There is no information about Harold's family or relationships. We know that Harold L Rogers had been residing in University Place, Pierce County, Washington.

Memories

What do you remember about Harold L Rogers? Share your memories of special moments and stories you have heard about him. Or just leave a comment to show the world that Harold is remembered.

Write a comment

Other Records of Harold L Rogers

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Other Biographies

Sources