Howard Charles Kingsley (died 1956)

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Howard Charles Kingsley
? - 1956 (edit)
updated February 06, 2019
Howard Charles Kingsley was born to Alexander Ch Kingsley and Mary Edith Wildman Kingsley, and we currently have no other siblings in his family tree. He died in 1956 in Footscray, Australia.


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Howard Kingsley died in in Footscray, Australia

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Alexander Ch Kingsley
Footscray, Australia
Mary Edith Wildman Kingsley
Footscray, Australia


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Howard Charles Kingsley passed away in 1956 in Footscray, Australia. He was born to Alexander Ch Kingsley and Mary Edith Wildman Kingsley, and we currently have no other siblings in his family tree.
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1956 World Events

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In 1807, on August 17th, the Clermont - Robert Fulton's steamboat - made the first successful steamboat trip on the Hudson River between New York City and Albany. The boat ran at an average of 5 miles per hour.

In 1846, on February 26th, the Liberty Bell was rung for George Washington's birthday. It is said that when it was rung, a previous crack was worsened, leading to the crack seen today. A paper of the time said that at "around noon, it was discovered that the ringing had caused the crack to be greatly extended, and that the old Independence hangs in the great city steeple irreparably cracked and forever dumb".

In 1900, when Floradora opened on Broadway. A huge success in London - opening in 1899 and running for 455 performances - the musical was even more successful in New York - running for 552 performances. The "Floradora girls" were the hit of the show - a "sextette of tall, gorgeous damsels, clad in pink walking costumes, black picture hats and carrying frilly parasols who swished onto the stage and captivated New York for no other reason than they were utterly stunning" ("tall and gorgeous" translated to 5'4"). A sensation, each Floradora girl was said to have married a millionaire.

In 1938, on June 25th (a Saturday) the Fair Labor Standards Act was signed into law by President Roosevelt (along with 120 other bills). The Act banned oppressive child labor, set the minimum hourly wage at 25 cents, and established the maximum workweek at 44 hours. It faced a lot of opposition and in fighting for it, Roosevelt said "Do not let any calamity-howling executive with an income of $1,000 a day, ...tell you...that a wage of $11 a week is going to have a disastrous effect on all American industry."

In 1956, in the year of Howard Charles Kingsley's passing, on May 20th, the U.S. tested the first hydrogen bomb dropped from a plane over Bikini Atoll. Previously, hydrogen bombs had only been tested on the ground. The Atomic Age moved forward.

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Other Howard Kingsleys

Howard O Kingsley
Born: around 1922
New York, United States
Howard F Kingsley
Born: around 1913
New York, United States

Other Kingsleys

Alexander Ch Kingsley
Footscray, Australia
Mary Edith Wildman Kingsley
Footscray, Australia
Francis Joseph Kingsley Newell
1887 - 1956
Morn, Australia
Thelma Vida Emil Kingsley
1907 - 1957
Richmond, Australia
Edward Arthu Kingsley
Richmond, Australia
Eva May Reed Kingsley
Richmond, Australia
Ellen Kingsley
1885 - 1957
Spri, Australia
Long George Kingsley
Spri, Australia
Ellen Kingsley
Spri, Australia
Alexander Marrio Kingsley
1883 - 1959
Hotham, Australia
Hannah Kingsley Kingsley
Clay, Australia
Charles Kingsley Smith
1885 - 1960
Cheltenham, Australia
Frederick Kingsley Smith
Cheltenham, Australia
Ellen Baker Kingsley Smith
Cheltenham, Australia
Gertrude Kingsley
1930 - 1960
Wind, Australia
Simon George Kingsley
Wind, Australia
Alice Lazar Kingsley
Wind, Australia
James Arthur Kingsley
1897 - 1961
Caulfield, Australia

Other Bios

Alexander Ch Kingsley
Footscray, Australia
Mary Edith Wildman Kingsley
Footscray, Australia
Michael George Klemm
1898 - 1956
Heidelberg, Australia
Michael Geor Klemm
Heidelberg, Australia
Annie Mary Cattanach Klemm
Heidelberg, Australia
Joseph Gabriel Lafite
1871 - 1956
Coburg, Australia
Maurice Lafite
Coburg, Australia
Elodie Marin Lafite
Coburg, Australia
William Henry Lane
1859 - 1956
Esse, Australia
Thomas Lane
Esse, Australia
Sarah Pridham Goold Lane
Esse, Australia
Martha Wilson Lindsey
1881 - 1956
Caulfield, Australia
Barrett John Lindsey
Caulfield, Australia
Maria Batty Lindsey
Caulfield, Australia
Elsie Helen Lund
1896 - 1956
Melbourne, Australia
Mccroty John Lund
Melbourne, Australia
Mary Jane Fletcher Lund
Melbourne, Australia
William Thomas Mcconnell
1888 - 1956
Ballarat E, Australia
Thomas John Mcconnell
Ballarat E, Australia
Eliza Verran Mcconnell
Ballarat E, Australia
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