Harold Rhodes (1909 - 1976)

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Harold Rhodes
1909 - 1976
updated February 06, 2019
Harold Rhodes was born on July 27, 1909. He died in February 1976 at 66 years old. We know that Harold Rhodes had been residing in Clarksville, Greene County, Pennsylvania 15322.


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Harold Rhodes died in February 1976 at age 66. He was born on July 27, 1909. We have no information about Harold's surviving family. We know that Harold Rhodes had been residing in Clarksville, Greene County, Pennsylvania 15322.
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In 1909, in the year that Harold Rhodes was born, the U.S. penny was changed to the Abraham Lincoln design. The Lincoln penny was so popular that it soon had to be rationed and it sold on the secondary market for a quarter. Abraham Lincoln was the first historical figure to be on a U.S. coin - which was released to commemorate his 100th birthday. This penny was also the first U.S. cent to include the words "In God We Trust.".

In 1939, by the time he was 30 years old, on the 1st of September, Nazi Germany invaded Poland. On September 17th, the Soviet Union invaded Poland as well. Poland expected help from France and the United Kingdom, since they had a pact with both. But no help came. By October 6th, the Soviet Union and Nazi Germany held full control of the previously Polish lands. Eventually, the invasion of Poland lead to World War II.

In 1947, Harold was 38 years old when on November 25th, the Hollywood "Black List" was created by the House Un-American Activities Committee (HUAC). Ten Hollywood writers and directors had refused to testify to the Committee regarding "Communists" or "Reds" in the movie industry. The next day, the blacklist was created and they were fired.

In 1951, at the age of 42 years old, Harold was alive when on April 5th, Julius and Ethel Rosenberg (husband and wife) were sentenced to death for treason. They were executed on June 19th. American citizens, they were convicted of spying for the Soviet Union. Their two young sons were adopted by a high school teacher and his wife.

In 1976, in the year of Harold Rhodes's passing, on August 4th, a mysterious illness struck an American Legion convention in Philadelphia. Within a week, 25 people had died and 130 people had been hospitalized. It was the first known instance of what came to be called "Legionnaires Disease."

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Harold Whitaker Rhodes
around 1897 - Apr 11, 1917
Harold Sidney Rhodes
around 1891 - Oct 13, 1915
Harold Frank Rhodes
around 1922 - Apr 12, 1943
Harold Rhodes
around 1895 - Sep 7, 1915
Harold Rhodes
around 1922 - Mar 12, 1944
Harold Rhodes
Died: Jul 1, 1916
Harold Rhodes
Died: Oct 31, 1918
Harold M Rhodes
Born: around 1928
Indiana, United States
Harold W Rhodes
Born: around 1917
Idaho, United States
Harold W Rhodes
Born: around 1926
Arizona, United States
Harold L Rhodes
Born: around 1914
Iowa, United States
Harold E Rhodes
Born: around 1904
California, United States
Harold N Rhodes
Born: around 1927
Oklahoma, United States
Harold O Rhodes
Born: around 1927
Oklahoma, United States
Harold R Rhodes
Born: around 1920
Louisiana, United States
Harold G Rhodes
Born: around 1917
Oklahoma, United States
Harold A Rhodes
Born: around 1908
New Mexico, United States
Harold H Rhodes
Born: around 1913
Kansas, United States
Harold Rhodes
Born: around 1921
Missouri, United States
Harold D Rhodes
Born: around 1919
Michigan, United States

Other Rhodeses

Harry D Rhodes
Apr 4, 1917 - Jun 18, 1995
Dunbar, PA
Edward Rhodes
Jun 1, 1906 - August 1986
Smithfield, PA
Alberta Rhodes
Apr 4, 1914 - September 1983
Masontown, PA
John E Rhodes
Jul 9, 1909 - Jun 1, 1998
Miami, FL
Sarah Rhodes
Jan 19, 1900 - Apr 26, 1991
Evelyn I Rhodes
Jul 28, 1928 - Apr 1, 2004
Reedsville, PA
Esta v Rhodes
Jan 28, 1912 - Jan 22, 2005
Shrewsbury, PA
Anna Rhodes
Aug 27, 1906 - October 1975
Irene C Rhodes
Aug 29, 1913 - Sep 16, 1995
Sharon, PA
Dorothea Rhodes
Oct 29, 1902 - December 1976
Philadelphia, PA
Grant Rhodes
Jul 28, 1938 - Feb 22, 1994
Isaiah Rhodes
Jan 2, 1896 - July 1974
Oxford, PA
Bernard Rhodes
Nov 17, 1940 - April 1980
Waymart, PA
Gary M Rhodes
Apr 4, 1951 - Mar 31, 2003
Butler, PA
Donald A Rhodes
Mar 22, 1955 - Mar 3, 2011
Lithonia, GA
D Rhodes
Jul 26, 1987 - August 1989
Masontown, PA
Ruth E Rhodes
Jun 11, 1910 - Jul 10, 1996
Buford, GA
Gilbert Rhodes
Oct 12, 1888 - April 1980
Philadelphia, PA
Herbert Rhodes
Jan 29, 1903 - May 1979
Wildwood, NJ
Gilbert Rhodes
Jan 10, 1919 - March 1956

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Sep 28, 1913 - May 15, 2000
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James Andrews
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Salisbury, MD
Edward Singer
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Brookville, PA
Wilbur Crawford
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William Montgomery
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Harry B Patterson
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James Mclaughlin
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Frank Menes
Sep 29, 1899 - April 1986
Everson, PA
Bernard J Walczak
Mar 23, 1918 - Dec 22, 1992
Cleveland, OH
Donald M Thomas
Sep 10, 1916 - Apr 19, 1988
Aliquippa, PA
William Baronick
Apr 8, 1913 - March 1973
Joseph Hughes
May 20, 1917 - December 1982
Elyria, OH
John T Laing
Dec 28, 1910 - Nov 15, 1989
Vandergrift, PA
William Chlebowski
Dec 28, 1892 - January 1978
Scottdale, PA
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Farmington, PA
Charles L Schwartz
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John Murray
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