Howard Hood (1918 - 1982)

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Summary

Howard Hood’s biography is built and maintained by people like you. Create an online profile of Howard so that his life is remembered forever. If any factual information is incorrect, please edit Howard’s biography.

Howard Hood Biography & Family History

This genealogy profile is dedicated to the life and ancestry of Howard Hood and his immediate Hood family. Add to Howard Hood's genealogy page to share your memories & historical research with his family and other genealogy hobbyists.

Birth

Death

Cause of death

There is no cause of death listed for Howard.

Burial / Funeral

Do you know the final resting place - gravesite in a cemetery or location of cremation - of Howard Hood? Add burial and funeral information.

Obituary

Last Known Residence

Duncan, Bolivar County, Mississippi

Average Age

Life Expectancy

Family

Add family members

Education

Did Howard finish grade school, get a GED, go to high school, get a college degree or masters? What schools or universities did Howard attend? Add education.

Professions

Share what Howard did for a living or if he had a career or profession. Add Profession.

Military Service

It is unknown if Howard Hood is a military veteran.

Middle name

Unknown. Add middle name

Surnames

Ethnicity

Unknown. Add Howard's ethnicity.

Nationality

Unknown. Add Howard's nationality.

Religion

Unknown. Was Howard a religious man? Add Howard’s religion

Gender

Male

Family Photos

Pictures really do say a thousand words. Add photos of Howard during various points of his life.

Timeline

1918 - In the year that Howard Hood was born, federal spending was $12.68 billion, unemployment was 1.4% and the cost of a first-class stamp was 3 cents.

1935 - He was 17 years old when the BOI's name (the Bureau of Investigation) was changed to the FBI (Federal Bureau of Investigation) and it officially became a separate agency with the Department of Justice. J. Edgar Hoover, the Chief of the BOI, continued in his office and became the first Director of the FBI. The FBI's responsibility is to "detect and prosecute crimes against the United States".

1936 - By the time he was 18 years old, 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.

1951 - At the age of 33 years old, Howard was alive when on June 25th, CBS began broadcasting in color. There were well over 10 million televisions by that time. The first show in color was a musical variety special titled "Premiere". Hardly anyone had a color TV that could see the show.

1982 - In the year of Howard Hood's passing, on June 30th, time ran out on the Equal Rights Amendment (ERA). The Amendment had only received 35 of the necessary 38 state ratifications. First sent to the states in 1972, the Amendment stated that "Equality of rights under the law shall not be denied or abridged by the United States or by any State on account of sex".

Howard Hood Family Tree

Who was Howard’s parents? Did he get married and did they have children? Share Howard’s family tree to share his legacy and genealogy pedigree.

Howard's Family
Add a parent
Add a parent
Howard Hood
Add a partner
Add a child
Add a sibling

You can add or remove people from Howard's family tree by clicking here.

Obituary

This obit of Howard Hood is updated by the community. Edit this biography to contribute to his obituary. Include details such as cemetery, burial, newspaper obituary and grave or marker inscription if available.

Howard Hood died in November 1982 at 64 years old. There is no listed cause of death for Howard. He was born on July 3, 1918. We are unaware of information about Howard's family or relationships. We know that Howard Hood had been residing in Duncan, Bolivar County, Mississippi.

Memories

What do you remember about Howard Hood? Share your memories of special moments and stories you have heard about him. Or just leave a comment to show the world that Howard is remembered.

Write a comment

Other Records of Howard Hood

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Other Biographies

Sources