Horace Logan White (1899 - 1963)

Horace Logan White
1899 - 1963
updated November 15, 2019
Horace Logan White, father to 1 child, was born on May 30, 1899 in Nagaunee Township, Michigan. Horace's partner was Tess Cachikis, and they gave birth to Betty Marion (White) Ludden. He died on November 16, 1963 in Los Angeles, California at 64 years old.

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Horace Logan White
BIRTH 30 May 1899 Negaunee Township, Marquette County, Michigan, USA
DEATH 16 Nov 1963 (aged 64) Los Angeles County, California, USA
BURIAL Forest Lawn Memorial Park (Hollywood Hills) Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, USA
PLOT Enduring Faith section, Map D04, Lot 1007, Interment Space 1
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Horace was the father of actress Betty White (1922 - ).

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Parents Christopher Hans White 1865โ€“1941
Etta K Lundy White 1863โ€“1939

Spouse Christine Tess Cachikis White 1899โ€“1985 (m. 1920)

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1899 - Nov 11, 1985

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Horace Logan White, father to 1 child, passed away on November 16, 1963 in Los Angeles, California at 64 years old. He was born on May 30, 1899 in Nagaunee Township, Michigan. Horace's partner was Tess Cachikis, and they gave birth to Betty Marion (White) Ludden.
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In 1899, in the year that Horace Logan White was born, on February 14th, the first voting machines were approved by Congress for use in federal elections. Several states were already using voting machines in their elections and the Federal government was finally convinced of their safety and accuracy.

In 1906, he was only 7 years old when the great San Francisco earthquake hit, estimated at 7.8 on the Richter scale. The earthquake caused fires that raged for days and between the earthquake and the fire, about 3,000 people were killed and 80% of the City was destroyed.

In 1914, at the age of just 15 years old, Horace was alive when in only his second big-screen appearance, Charlie Chaplin played the Little Tramp, his most famous character. The silent film was made in January and released the following year. Of the character, Chaplin said: "On the way to the wardrobe I thought I would dress in baggy pants, big shoes, a cane and a derby hat. I wanted everything a contradiction: the pants baggy, the coat tight, the hat small and the shoes large." The moustache was added to age his 24-year-old face without masking his expressions.

In 1944, at the age of 45 years old, Horace was alive when on December 16th, The Battle of the Bulge began in the Ardennes forest on the Western Front. Lasting for a little over a month, the battle began with a surprise attack by Germany on the Allied forces The U.S. suffered their highest casualties of any operation in World War II - 89,000 were casualties, around 8,600 killed - but Germany also severely depleted their resources and they couldn't be replaced.

In 1963, in the year of Horace Logan White's passing, on November 22nd, Vice President Lyndon B. Johnson became the 36th President of the United States when President John Kennedy was shot and killed in Dallas, Texas. Johnson was sworn in on the plane carrying Kennedy's body back to Washington D.C.

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