Howard S Wood (1940 - 2008)

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Venice, Sarasota County, Florida

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Norman Wood

Norman Wood

Dick Wood, Kiowa Colorado

Dick Wood, Kiowa Colorado

Edna Norris and James Wood - wedding

Edna Norris and James Wood - wedding

Edna Pauline Norris Wood

Edna Pauline Norris Wood

Ella Perdita Cash Wood

Ella Perdita Cash Wood

Joseph Alexander Wood

Joseph Alexander Wood

Olivia Stinnette Wood

Olivia Stinnette Wood

James Henry Wood

James Henry Wood

Dolly Belle Wood

Dolly Belle Wood

Pete Wood & Fred Mohler

Pete Wood & Fred Mohler

Pete, Dolly, & James Wood

Pete, Dolly, & James Wood

Jimmie J Wood family

Jimmie J Wood family

1946 Blountstown 2nd Grade Class Photo

1946 Blountstown 2nd Grade Class Photo

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Israel Justus Perkes & Nellie Virginia Wood Norman Wood Dick Wood, Kiowa Colorado Edna Norris and James Wood - wedding

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1940 - In the year that Howard S Wood was born, in July, Billboard published its first Music Popularity Chart. Top recordings of the year were Tommy Dorsey's "I'll Never Smile Again" (vocal Frank Sinatra) - 12 weeks at the top, Bing Crosby's "Only Forever" - 9 weeks at the top, and Artie Shaw's "Frenesi" - 12 weeks at the top.

1958 - He was 18 years old when on March 24th, Elvis Presley was inducted into the United States Army. Although he could have served in Special Services as an entertainer, he chose to become a regular soldier. Almost everyone thought it would be the end of his career - it wasn't.

1978 - Howard was 38 years old when on July 25th, Louise Brown, the first "test-tube baby", was born at Oldham Hospital in London. Louise was conceived through IVF (in vitro fertilization), a controversial and experimental procedure at the time.

1988 - At the age of 48 years old, Howard was alive when on December 16th, 1988 the popular film Rain Man was released. Featuring Dustin Hoffman and Tom Cruise. this film brought attention to autistic savants and was based on the "megasavant" Laurence Kim Peek. The film would later go to win four Oscars including Best Picture, Best Original Screenplay, Best Director and Best Actor in a Leading Role.

1993 - At the age of 53 years old, Howard was alive when on January 20th, William J. Clinton became the 42nd President of the United States. He beat incumbent George H.W. Bush who was seeking his second term. Clinton won 43.01% of the popular vote to Bush's 37.45%. An independent candidate, Ross Perot, won 18.91% - the most votes for an independent candidate since Teddy Roosevelt's run for President in 1912.

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Howard S Wood died on August 9, 2008 at 67 years of age. There is no known cause of death for Howard. He was born on August 16, 1940. We have no information about Howard's surviving family. We know that Howard S Wood had been residing in Venice, Sarasota County, Florida.

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