Harold Manley (1907 - 1972)

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Winnetka, Los Angeles County, California

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Harry & Mary Manley

Harry & Mary Manley

Jason A Manley & friend

Jason A Manley & friend

Jason A Manley

Jason A Manley

Jason A Manley Graduation

Jason A Manley Graduation

Alexandra Christina, Countess of Frederiksborg

Alexandra Christina, Countess of Frederiksborg

Mystery family in Hamilton Co., TN or Dade Co., GA

Mystery family in Hamilton Co., TN or Dade Co., GA

Anna (Annie) Davies & family

Anna (Annie) Davies & family

Thomas Henry Manley and Ida McGregor Manley

Thomas Henry Manley and Ida McGregor Manley

Beatrice Manley and the Mountain Home School

Beatrice Manley and the Mountain Home School

Florence Manley &  Albert Neal, 1894

Florence Manley & Albert Neal, 1894

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1907 - In the year that Harold Manley was born, the state of Oklahoma was admitted to the United States on November 16. Previously called "Oklahoma Territory" and "Indian Territory", the two areas were merged and Oklahoma became the 46th state. It is the 28th most populous state.

1942 - By the time he was 35 years old, due to World War II, automobile production in the United States was stopped on February 1st. A tire rationing program had begun the month before. Detroit - the main hub of car manufacturing - was ordered to free up assembly lines for military production. The president of the Automobile Manufacturers Association said “The automotive industry is in this war all the way". Some dealerships had to close and others expanded their repair shops. The used car market boomed (as did a black market in used cars).

1946 - When he was 39 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.

1965 - He was 58 years old when on March 8th, the first US combat troops arrived in Vietnam. The 3500 Marines joined 23,000 "advisors" already in South Vietnam. By the end of the year, 190,000 American soldiers were in the country.

1972 - In the year of Harold Manley's passing, on November 7th, Richard Nixon won re-election, amidst the dawning knowledge of the Watergate scandal, by 60.7% to anti-war candidate George McGovern's 37.5%.

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Harold Manley died in June 1972 at age 65. There is no known cause of death for Harold. He was born on May 3, 1907. We have no information about Harold's family or relationships. We know that Harold Manley had been residing in Winnetka, Los Angeles County, California.

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