Herbert Samuel Chandler (1880 - 1950)

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Herbert Samuel Chandler
1880 - 1950
Hawthorn, Australia
Parkville, Australia
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Parkville, Australia
Herbert Samuel Chandler was born in 1880 in Hawthorn, Australia. He is the child of Ruth Harvey Chandler, with sibling John. He died in 1950 in Parkville, Australia at age 70.
Updated: July 29, 2019
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Herbert Samuel Chandler passed away in 1950 in Parkville, Australia at 70 years of age. He was born in 1880 in Hawthorn, Australia. He is the child of Ruth Harvey Chandler, with sibling John.

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In 1880, in the year that Herbert Samuel Chandler was born, on February 2nd the city of Wabash, Indiana became the third city in the world to be lit by electricity.

In 1891, when he was just 11 years old, on March 14th, a lynch mob stormed the Old Parish Prison. The mob lynched 11 of the 19 Italians who were arrested for - but found to be innocent of - the murder of New Orleans Police Chief David Hennessy.

In 1932, by the time he was 52 years old, on February 27th, actress Elizabeth Taylor was born in London. Her parents were Americans living in London and when she was 7, the family moved to Los Angeles. Her first small part in a movie was in There's One Born Every Minute in 1942 but her first starring role was in National Velvet in 1944. She became as famous for her 8 marriages (to 7 people) as she was for her beauty and films.

In 1945, when he was 65 years old, on May 8th, World War II in Europe ended when Germany surrendered. Hitler had committed suicide a week before.

In 1950, in the year of Herbert Samuel Chandler's passing, on June 25th, the Korean War began when North Korean Communist forces crossed the 38th parallel. The Soviet Union and China backed North Korea and the U.N., primarily the United States backed South Korea.

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