Harry Stearns (1906 - 1976)

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Harry Stearns
1906 - 1976
updated February 06, 2019
Harry Stearns was born on November 3, 1906. He died in March 1976 at 69 years of age. We know that Harry Stearns had been residing in Seattle, King County, Washington 98116.

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Harry Stearns died in March 1976 at age 69. He was born on November 3, 1906. There is no information about Harry's immediate family. We know that Harry Stearns had been residing in Seattle, King County, Washington 98116.
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In 1906, in the year that Harry Stearns was born, English biochemist Frederick Hopkins concluded that vitamins are essential to the human body and that a lack of vitamins caused scurvy and rickets. Scurvy and rickets were both huge problems in sailors that were at sea for extended time and the addition of vitamin C, vitamin D, and calcium in their diets helped eradicate the problem.

In 1912, Harry was only 6 years old when New Mexico became the 47th state of the Union in January. Previously a province of Mexico, then a territory of the United States and mostly populated by Native Americans and Mexicans, once it became a U.S. territory it was increasingly colonized by European-American settlers. Its population was over 327,000 when it became a state.

In 1954, at the age of 48 years old, Harry was alive 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 1965, by the time he was 59 years old, from August 11 to 16, riots broke out in Watts, a Black section of Los Angeles. An allegedly drunk African-American driver was stopped by LA police and, after a fight, police brutality was alleged - and the riots began. 34 people died in the rioting and over $40 million in property damage occurred. The National Guard was called in to help the LA police quell rioting.

In 1976, in the year of Harry Stearns'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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Harry H Stearns
Born: around 1919
New York, United States
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Born: around 1918
Michigan, United States
Harry L Stearns
Born: around 1920
Ohio, United States
Harry E Stearns
Born: around 1920
Connecticut, United States
Harry Edmund Stearns Jr
Sep 26, 1937 - Oct 1, 2007
Harry Stearns
around 1896 - Nov 26, 1948
Harry Stearns
around 1866 - Dec 16, 1934
Harry J. Stearns Jr
Born: around 1962
TX
Harry William Stearns
Jul 13, 1923 - Nov 10, 1999
Springfield, VA
Harry Arthur Stearns
May 21, 1931 - Jan 31, 2009
Yuba City, California
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Jul 4, 1888 - March 1964
California
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Sep 15, 1891 - June 1971
La Canada Flintridge, California
Harry Stearns
Mar 14, 1898 - August 1984
Santa Rosa, California
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Aug 28, 1902 - May 1980
Los Angeles, California
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Jan 1, 1889 - December 1965
California
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Jul 11, 1879 - January 1965
California
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Aug 8, 1891 - April 1971
Laguna Hills, California
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Sep 24, 1886 - January 1971
Fresno, California
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May 19, 1893 - December 1975
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John Stearns
May 7, 1914 - July 1987
Florida
Wesley Stearns
May 13, 1897 - September 1978
Puyallup, Washington
Alice I Stearns
Mar 30, 1899 - Jun 21, 1994
Gresham, OR
Carl M Stearns
May 22, 1923 - Apr 4, 1993
Tacoma, WA
Donald Stearns
May 3, 1895 - December 1967
Kelso, Washington
Mabel Stearns
Dec 11, 1892 - July 1971
Longview, Washington
Carmen L Stearns
Jan 28, 1928 - Jan 25, 2010
Yakima, WA
Jack D Stearns
Mar 17, 1928 - Jan 7, 1998
Yakima, WA
Martin Stearns
Jun 11, 1899 - November 1979
Seattle, Washington
Maryfran Stearns
Oct 2, 1926 - Oct 18, 2008
Vancouver, WA
Rosamond Stearns
Nov 11, 1904 - December 1979
Seattle, Washington
Iris v Stearns
Aug 16, 1910 - Mar 12, 2005
Milton, WA
William Stearns
Sep 8, 1934 - February 1970
Janice Evelyn Stearns
Oct 15, 1933 - May 8, 2009
Post Falls, Idaho
Audry Stearns
Jan 4, 1934 - March 1987
Seattle, Washington
Inez L Stearns
Aug 24, 1923 - Dec 31, 2002
Olga, WA
Irving Roger Stearns
Oct 15, 1943 - Mar 30, 2006
Fallon, Nevada
Jack E Stearns
Jul 21, 1942 - Jul 31, 1999
Bothell, WA
Ella Stearns
Jan 15, 1885 - January 1976
Dayton, Washington
Leroy Stearns
Jun 14, 1879 - December 1965
Washington

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San Francisco, California
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William Simon
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Joseph Legaz
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Beulah Lesky
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John Schwendt
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E Sluss
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Myrtle S Williams
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Seattle, WA
Maybelle Hendrickson
Oct 25, 1903 - July 1983
Los Angeles, California
Harold Hendrickson
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Carmella Vaughn
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Arthur Shields
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George Law
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Elsie Gates
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