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Hugh B Curry (1914 - 1999)

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Hugh B Curry
1914 - 1999
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September 24, 1914
Death
August 1, 1999
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Fawn Grove, York County, Pennsylvania 17321
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Hugh B Curry was born on September 24, 1914. He died on August 1, 1999 at age 84. We know that Hugh B Curry had been residing in Fawn Grove, York County, Pennsylvania 17321.
Updated: October 7, 2011
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Hugh B Curry died on August 1, 1999 at age 84. He was born on September 24, 1914. There is no information about Hugh's family. We know that Hugh B Curry had been residing in Fawn Grove, York County, Pennsylvania 17321.
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In 1914, in the year that Hugh B Curry was born, in August, the world's first red and green traffic lights were installed at the corner of East 105th Street and Euclid Avenue in Cleveland Ohio. The electric traffic light had been invented by a policeman in Salt Lake City Utah in 1912.

In 1931, at the age of 17 years old, Hugh was alive when on May 1st, the Empire State Building opened in New York City. At 1,454 feet (including the roof and antenna), it was the tallest building in the world until the World Trade Center's North Tower was built in 1970. (It is now the 34th tallest.) Opening at the beginning of the Great Depression, most of the offices in the Empire State Building remained unoccupied for years and the observation deck was an equal source of revenue and kept the building profitable.

In 1966, when he was 52 years old, on July 1st, Medicare became available after President Johnson signed into law the Medicare Act in 1965. President Truman had received the first Medicare card since he had been the first to propose national healthcare law. insurance.

In 1974, at the age of 60 years old, Hugh was alive when on July 30th, the House Judiciary Committee adopted three articles of impeachment against President Nixon. He was charged with obstruction of justice, failure to uphold laws, and the refusal to produce material subpoenaed by the committee. In order to avoid impeachment, Richard M. Nixon announced that he would resign on August 8th, the first President to do so.

In 1981, by the time he was 67 years old, on August 1st, MTV debuted. It was the first music video TV channel. The first music video played was the Buggles' "Video Killed the Radio Star" - the second was Pat Benatar's "You Better Run".

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