Henry William Stewart

(1883 - 1966)

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Henry William Stewart
1883 - 1966
Born
1883
Beau, Australia
Death
1966
Ballarat, Australia
Last Known Residence
Ballarat, Australia
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Henry William Stewart was born in 1883 in Beau, Australia. He was born to William Henr Stewart and Louise Flowers Stewart. He died in 1966 in Ballarat, Australia at age 83.
Updated: September 06, 2019
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Henry William Stewart passed away in 1966 in Ballarat, Australia at 83 years of age. He was born in 1883 in Beau, Australia. He was born to William Henr Stewart and Louise Flowers Stewart.

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In 1883, in the year that Henry William Stewart was born, from August 26th through August 27th, Krakatoa - in Indonesia - erupted. 70% of the island - 163 villages - were destroyed and more than 36,400 people were killed by the eruption and the tsunami resulting from it. It was one of the deadliest volcanic eruptions ever.

In 1896, at the age of just 13 years old, Henry was alive when on August 17th, the first pedestrian v car fatality occurred in Great Britain. Bridget Driscoll, age 44, was walking with her family on the grounds of The Crystal Palace in London when she was hit by a car driven by Arthur James Edsall. Edsall claimed to be going 4.5 mph and Driscoll's death was ruled an "accidental death" after an inquest.

In 1922, when he was 39 years old, on December 6th, the Irish Free State, a self-governing dominion of the British Empire, was officially proclaimed. While establishing some independence for the people of Ireland, it did not create a fully independent Ireland and the fighting continued.

In 1938, he was 55 years old when on October 30th, a Sunday, The Mercury Theatre on the Air broadcast Orson Welles' special Halloween show The War of the World's. A clever take on H.G. Wells' novel, the show began with simulated "breaking news" of an invasion by Martians. Because of the realistic nature of the "news," there was a public outcry the next day, calling for regulation by the FCC. Although the current story is that many were fooled and panicked, in reality very few people were fooled. But the show made Orson Welles' career.

In 1966, in the year of Henry William Stewart's passing, 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.

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