Henry M Cox (1912 - 1997)

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Normangee, Leon County, Texas

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Lucinda Mae (Cox) Johnson

Lucinda Mae (Cox) Johnson

Bishop Family Descendants

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Mariah Cox

Mariah Cox

Elsie Marie Cox

Elsie Marie Cox

Jack Cox

Jack Cox

William Thomas Cox

William Thomas Cox

Creed & Jack Martin & Otie Cox

Creed & Jack Martin & Otie Cox

Dorothy Blanche Cox

Dorothy Blanche Cox

Lucinda Cox

Lucinda Cox

Lydia Elisa Nevins

Lydia Elisa Nevins

Randall Lee Wayne Cox

Randall Lee Wayne Cox

Lydia Elisa (Nevins) Cox

Lydia Elisa (Nevins) Cox

Randall Lee Wayne Cox

Randall Lee Wayne Cox

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Randall Lee Cox Lucinda Mae (Cox) Johnson Bishop Family Descendants Mariah Cox

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1912 - In the year that Henry M Cox was born, the RMS Titanic sank in April. The RMS Titanic was a British built and run passenger liner that was billed as "unsinkable." On its maiden voyage from Southampton England to New York City, carrying about 2,224 passengers and crew - from the wealthiest people in the world to poor emigrants from Europe, the Titanic hit an iceberg. Five of her watertight compartments failed but she was designed to survive only 4 being flooded. She began to sink. There were only enough lifeboats for about half of the passengers so over 1,000 remained behind while "women and children first" were loaded. Over 1500 died, making it the largest maritime disaster in modern history.

1933 - When he was 21 years old, on December 5th, the Twenty-first Amendment to the United States Constitution was ratified. The 21st Amendment said "The eighteenth article of amendment to the Constitution of the United States is hereby repealed." Alcohol was legal again! It was the only amendment to the Constitution approved for the explicit purpose of repealing a previously existing amendment. South Carolina was the only state to reject the Amendment.

1950 - At the age of 38 years old, Henry was alive when on October 2, Charlie Brown appeared in the first Peanuts comic strip - created by Charles Schultz - and he was the only character in that strip. That year, Schultz said that Charlie was 4 years old, but Charlie aged a bit through the years.

1985 - When he was 73 years old, on March 15th, the first internet domain name was registered - Symbolics.com. Symbolics, Inc., a spinoff of the MIT AI Lab, was a computer manufacturer headquartered in Massachusetts. The company no longer exists and the domain name was sold 25 years later.

1997 - In the year of Henry M Cox's passing, on July 1st, Hong Kong was returned to China. In 1898, Great Britain was awarded Hong Kong for 99 years. In a subsequent agreement, China agreed to allow Hong Kong to remain capitalist. So the handing over of the area ended British rule but did not change the economic system of Hong Kong.

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Henry M Cox passed away on February 19, 1997 at 84 years old. No cause of death has been listed for Henry. He was born on June 18, 1912. There is no information about Henry's surviving family. We know that Henry M Cox had been residing in Normangee, Leon County, Texas.

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