Harvey Boykin (1924 - 1971)

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Bishopville, Lee County, South Carolina

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Marvell Boykin gravesite

Marvell Boykin gravesite

Charlie Boykin gravesite

Charlie Boykin gravesite

Corine and Charlie Boykin gravesite

Corine and Charlie Boykin gravesite

Rebekah D. (Sawyer) Boykin

Rebekah D. (Sawyer) Boykin

LeeAtrice (Boykin) Pate children

LeeAtrice (Boykin) Pate children

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Ruby & LeeAtrice Boykin

Ruby & LeeAtrice Boykin

Norma Raie Pate Frazier

Norma Raie Pate Frazier

Vicky Knight & Vivian Holt

Vicky Knight & Vivian Holt

Slethia Boykin

Slethia Boykin

LeeAtrice Boykin Pate & family

LeeAtrice Boykin Pate & family

Kathy (Pate) Brabston, 1963

Kathy (Pate) Brabston, 1963

Slethia Boykin

Slethia Boykin

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1924 - In the year that Harvey Boykin was born, J. Edgar Hoover, at the age of 29, was appointed the sixth director of the Bureau of Investigation by Calvin Coolidge (which later became the Federal Bureau of Investigation). The Bureau had approximately 650 employees, including 441 Special Agents. A former employee of the Justice Department, Hoover accepted his new position on the proviso that the bureau was to be completely divorced from politics and that the director report only to the attorney general.

1930 - At the age of only 6 years old, Harvey was alive when on August 6th, N.Y. Supreme Court Judge Joseph Crater went through papers in his office, destroyed some of them, withdrew all his money from the bank - $5,150, sold his stock, met friends at a restaurant for dinner and disappeared after getting into a taxi (or walking down the street - his friends' testimony later changed). His disappearance was reported to the police on September 3rd - almost a month later. His wife didn't know what happened, his fellow Justices had no idea, and his mistresses (he had several) said that they didn't know. While his disappearance was front page news, his fate was never discovered and after 40 years the case was closed, still without knowing if Crater was dead or alive.

1954 - By the time he was 30 years old, 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.

1966 - He was 42 years old when 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.

1971 - In the year of Harvey Boykin's passing, in March, Intel shipped the first microprocessor to Busicom, a Japanese manufacturer of calculators. The microprocessor has since allowed computers to become smaller and faster, leading to smaller and more versatile handheld devices, home computers, and supercomputers.

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Harvey Boykin died in June 1971 at age 46. No cause of death has been listed. He was born on August 11, 1924. We are unaware of information about Harvey's surviving family. We know that Harvey Boykin had been residing in Bishopville, Lee County, South Carolina.

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