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Harry Meeker (1910 - 1966)

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Harry Meeker
1910 - 1966
Born
May 5, 1910
Death
November 1966
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Harry Meeker was born on May 5, 1910, and died at age 56 years old in November 1966. Family, friend, or fan, this family history biography is for you to remember Harry Meeker.
Updated: October 7, 2011
Biography ID: 33108166

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Harry Meeker passed away at age 56 years old in November 1966. Harry Meeker was born on May 5, 1910. Family, friend, or fan, this family history biography is for you to remember Harry Meeker.

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Harry Meeker lived 17 years shorter than the average Meeker family member when he died at the age of 56.
The average age of a Meeker family member is 73.
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1910 - 1966 World Events

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In 1910, in the year that Harry Meeker was born, the Mexican revolution began. Dictator Porfirio Díaz had ruled for 35 years and was nationally unpopular. When elections were held in 1910 and a rigged election kept Diaz in office. The uprising began - and lasted for another 10 years.

In 1939, he was 29 years old when in May, Disney's Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, the first full-length animated film, reached a total international gross of $6.5 million which made it (to then) the most successful sound film of all time. First released in December 1937, it was originally dubbed "Disney's Folly" but the premiere received a standing ovation from the audience. At the 11th Academy Awards in February 1939, Walt Disney won an Academy Honorary Award - a full-size Oscar statuette and seven miniature ones - for Snow White.

In 1948, he was 38 years old when on May 14th, the State of Israel was proclaimed by David Ben-Gurion, who became Israel's first Premier, and the U.S. officially recognized Israel. That evening, Egypt launched an air assault on Israel.

In 1954, he was 44 years old when from April 22 through June 17th, the Army v. McCarthy hearings were held. The U.S. Army accused Roy Cohn (chief counsel to Senator McCarthy and later trusted mentor of Donald Trump) of blackmail. McCarthy and Cohn accused the U.S. Army of harboring communists. The Army allegations were found to be true. The U.S. Senate later censured McCarthy.

In 1966, in the year of Harry Meeker's passing, on July 1st, Medicare became available after President Johnson signed into law the Medicare Act in 1965. President Truman had received the first Medicare card since he had been the first to propose national healthcare law. insurance.

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