Harry Sansom

(1910 - 1980)

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Harry Sansom
1910 - 1980
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February 3, 1910
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January 1980
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Twain Harte, Tuolumne County, California 95383
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Harry Sansom was born on February 3, 1910. He died in January 1980 at age 69. We know that Harry Sansom had been residing in Twain Harte, Tuolumne County, California 95383.
Updated: February 6, 2019
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Harry Sansom died in January 1980 at age 69. He was born on February 3, 1910. We are unaware of information about Harry's immediate family. We know that Harry Sansom had been residing in Twain Harte, Tuolumne County, California 95383.

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In 1910, in the year that Harry Sansom was born, Thomas Edison introduced his kinetophone, which he hoped would make "talkies" a reality. But the sound wasn't synchronized to the pictures and only 45 Kinetophones were made.

In 1953, he was 43 years old when on July 27th, the Korean Armistice Agreement was signed. The Armistice was to last until "a final peaceful settlement is achieved". No peaceful settlement has ever been agreed upon.

In 1964, he was 54 years old when on February 9th, the Beatles appeared on The Ed Sullivan Show. 73 million people watched - although the Beatles couldn't be heard because of the loud screaming of the female teenage audience.

In 1970, he was 60 years old when on May 1st, US troops invaded Cambodia, expanding the Vietnam War. The invasion of Cambodia was a Nixon policy, although it was argued against by both his Secretary of State and his Secretary of Defense.

In 1980, in the year of Harry Sansom's passing, 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.

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