Homer Darwin (1913 - 1984)

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Homer Darwin
1913 - 1984
updated February 06, 2019
Homer Darwin was born on January 29, 1913. He died in August 1984 at 71 years of age. We know that Homer Darwin had been residing in Duncanville, Dallas County, Texas.


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Homer Darwin died in August 1984 at age 71. He was born on January 29, 1913. We are unaware of information about Homer's family or relationships. We know that Homer Darwin had been residing in Duncanville, Dallas County, Texas.
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In 1913, in the year that Homer Darwin was born, Woodrow Wilson became the 28th President of the United States in March. Previously the Governor of New Jersey and President of Princeton University, he was the first Southerner to serve as President since Zachary Taylor, over 60 years previous. A Democrat, he led the U.S. during World War I and championed the League of Nations.

In 1926, when he was only 13 years old, on October 31st, Harry Houdini died in Michigan. Houdini was the most famed magician of his time and perhaps of all time, especially for his acts involving escapes - from handcuffs, straitjackets, chains, ropes slung from skyscrapers, and more. He was president of the Society of American Magicians and stringently upheld professional ethics. He died of complications from a ruptured appendix. Although he had received a blow to the area a couple of days previously, the connection between the blow and his appendicitis is disputed.

In 1936, at the age of 23 years old, Homer was alive when on November 3rd, President Franklin Delano Roosevelt was reelected to a second term. He ran against Republican Governor Alf Landon (Kansas), defeating Landon in the popular vote by 60.8% to 36.5%. Vermont and Maine were the only two states in which Landon won. John Nance Garner IV became the Vice-President in this election.

In 1961, he was 48 years old when on August 13th, East Germany began erection of what would become the Berlin Wall between East and West Berlin. In one day, they installed barbed wire entanglements and fences (called Barbed Wire Sunday in Germany). On August 17th, the first concrete elements and large blocks were put in place.

In 1984, in the year of Homer Darwin's passing, due to outrage about "Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom" (it seemed too "dark" to many and it was rated PG), a new rating was devised - PG-13. The first film rated PG-13 was "Red Dawn".

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Other Darwins

Charles Darwin
Jul 31, 1912 - February 1972
Fort Worth, Texas
Henry C Darwin
Feb 15, 1919 - Apr 18, 1990
Selwyn Darwin
Mar 24, 1907 - October 1979
Fort Worth, Texas
Junius B Darwin
Nov 4, 1924 - Apr 11, 1991
D L Darwin
Nov 25, 1925 - Jan 15, 1989
Hope Darwin
Jun 18, 1915 - June 1987
Dallas, Texas
Everet Darwin
Sep 3, 1904 - March 1981
Bonham, Texas
Alma P Darwin
Dec 9, 1904 - Mar 12, 1997
Dodd City, TX
Janie Dell Darwin
Nov 24, 1929 - Oct 2, 2010
Fort Worth, Texas
Robert H Darwin
Jan 27, 1921 - Apr 19, 2005
Whitewright, TX
Cecil Darwin
Nov 4, 1938 - Sep 18, 2006
Houston, TX
Willie P Darwin
Jul 19, 1904 - October 1990
Ruby Katherine Bond Darwin
Dec 3, 1941 - Apr 29, 2011
Rowlett, Texas
Frances P Darwin
Jul 13, 1917 - Apr 15, 1992
Margaret Darwin
Jan 28, 1918 - May 10, 2000
Waco, TX
Roy Wray Darwin
Aug 20, 1927 - Mar 12, 2011
Texas City, Texas
J C Darwin
Apr 22, 1930 - Nov 15, 1992
Emery Darwin
Jul 16, 1910 - July 1970
Daniel Darwin
Nov 13, 1915 - October 1981
Fort Worth, Texas
Billy Darwin
Jul 8, 1921 - February 1981

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