Harry F Anderson (1920 - 1988)

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Harry F Anderson
1920 - 1988
updated February 06, 2019
Harry F Anderson was born on January 12, 1920. He died on March 27, 1988 at 68 years of age.


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Harry F Anderson died on March 27, 1988 at 68 years old. He was born on January 12, 1920. We are unaware of information about Harry's family or relationships.
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In 1920, in the year that Harry F Anderson was born, on November 2, radio station KDKA began broadcasting in Pittsburgh, PA. This was the first commercial radio broadcast in the United States. Westinghouse, a leading manufacturer of radios and the backer of the station, chose the date because of the Presidential election. People liked it because they could hear about the results of the election between Harding and Cox before the morning papers arrived. Four years later, there were 600 commercial stations broadcasting in the U.S.

In 1941, by the time he was 21 years old, in his State of the Union address on January 6th, President Roosevelt detailed the "four freedoms" that everyone in the world should have: Freedom of speech, Freedom of worship, Freedom from want, and Freedom from fear. In the same speech, he outlined the benefits of democracy which he said were economic opportunity, employment, social security, and the promise of "adequate health care".

In 1958, when he was 38 years old, on January 31st, Explorer I, the United States' answer to Sputnik I (and 2,) was launched. America had entered the Space Race. The first spacecraft to detect the Van Allen radiation belt, it remained in orbit until 1970.

In 1964, when he was 44 years old, on June 11th, activist Nelson Mandela was sentenced to life imprisonment in South Africa for conspiring to overthrow the state (because of his numerous anti-apartheid activities). He served 27 years in prison.

In 1988, in the year of Harry F Anderson's passing, on December 16th, 1988 the popular film Rain Man was released. Featuring Dustin Hoffman and Tom Cruise. this film brought attention to autistic savants and was based on the "megasavant" Laurence Kim Peek. The film would later go to win four Oscars including Best Picture, Best Original Screenplay, Best Director and Best Actor in a Leading Role.

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Died: May 19, 1940
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around 1898 - Apr 10, 1918
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Died: Jun 9, 1944
Harry Bews Anderson
around 1916 - Oct 2, 1941
Harry Arthur Anderson
around 1898 - Nov 30, 1917
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around 1918 - Sep 2, 1944
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around 1877 - Jul 28, 1917
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around 1881 - Oct 25, 1918
Harry Anderson
around 1881 - Sep 22, 1917
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around 1896 - Oct 11, 1918
Harry L Anderson
Born: around 1926
Minnesota, United States
Harry R Anderson
Born: around 1926
Ohio, United States
Harry L Jr Anderson
Born: around 1917
Florida, United States

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Aug 8, 1904 - January 1983
Pompano Beach, Florida
Irvin Anderson
Nov 9, 1896 - February 1974
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Sep 27, 1903 - December 1968
Willoughby, Ohio
Rex Anderson
Nov 2, 1901 - September 1981
Tucson, Arizona
Ellen M Anderson
Jan 1, 1907 - May 1, 1989
Euclid, OH
Harry Q Anderson
Mar 6, 1908 - Apr 20, 1990
Bradenton, FL
Robert S Anderson
Feb 3, 1906 - Nov 15, 1991
Toyce M Anderson
Jun 13, 1912 - Nov 10, 1987
Cleveland, OH
Antonia Anderson
Jan 10, 1916 - Feb 17, 2003
Cleveland, OH
Gretchen Anderson
May 18, 1918 - Dec 15, 1995
Raymond W Anderson
Sep 14, 1894 - Apr 4, 1990
La Jolla, CA
Raymond J Anderson
Apr 26, 1917 - Oct 17, 1990
Cleveland, OH
Paul Frederick Anderson
Jul 3, 1920 - Jun 11, 2009
Albert Anderson
Jun 29, 1886 - July 1972
Hubbard, Ohio
Billy B Anderson
Feb 20, 1923 - Oct 5, 2006
Raymond P Anderson
Oct 14, 1919 - Feb 16, 1989
Millersburg, OH
Helen E Anderson
Oct 27, 1910 - Sep 13, 1994
Jonesboro, IL
Betty J Anderson
Aug 20, 1921 - Jun 16, 1991
Brooksville, FL
Colleen B Anderson
Aug 31, 1922 - Mar 7, 2007
Woodville, Ohio
Evelyn C Anderson
Apr 5, 1909 - Sep 2, 1997
Toledo, OH

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Mar 17, 1910 - September 1983
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Jan 7, 1907 - October 1980
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