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Henry Hearst (1899 - 1986)

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Henry Hearst
1899 - 1986
Born
August 7, 1899
Death
February 1986
Last Known Residence
zip code 02166
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Henry Hearst was born on August 7, 1899, and died at age 86 years old in February 1986. Family, friend, or fan, this family history biography is for you to remember Henry Hearst.
Updated: October 3, 2011
Biography ID: 5831415

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Henry Hearst lived 13 years longer than the average Hearst family member when he died at the age of 86.
The average age of a Hearst family member is 73.
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1899 - 1986 World Events

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In 1899, in the year that Henry Hearst was born, on February 4th, the Philippine–American War began. The Philippines objected to the Treaty of Paris, signed in 1898, that transferred possession of the Philippines from Spain to the U.S. Filipinos began a fight for independence and fighting between U.S. forces and those of the Philippine Republic broke out. On June 2nd, the Philippines officially declared war on the United States.

In 1909, he was merely 10 years old when William Howard Taft became the 27th President of the United States on March 4th. Previously Secretary of War, Judge on the 6th Circuit Court of Appeals, Solicitor General of the U.S., and Governor of both the Philippines and Cuba, Taft was the only President who went on to become Chief Justice of the Supreme Court.

In 1927, he was 28 years old when in September, the Columbia Broadcasting System (later called CBS) became the second national radio network in the U.S. The first broadcast was a presentation by the Howard Barlow Orchestra from radio station WOR in Newark, New Jersey.

In 1951, Henry was 52 years old when on June 25th, CBS began broadcasting in color. There were well over 10 million televisions by that time. The first show in color was a musical variety special titled "Premiere". Hardly anyone had a color TV that could see the show.

In 1986, in the year of Henry Hearst's passing, on September 8th, the Oprah Winfrey Show went into national syndication. A popular talk show, it was number 1 in the ratings since its debut. The last show aired on May 25, 2011.

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