Hugo Swanson

(1899 - 1983)

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Hugo Swanson
1899 - 1983
Born
September 17, 1899
Death
February 1983
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Seattle, King County, Washington 98155
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Hugo Swanson was born on September 17, 1899. He died in February 1983 at 83 years of age. We know that Hugo Swanson had been residing in Seattle, King County, Washington 98155.
Updated: February 06, 2019
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Hugo Swanson died in February 1983 at 83 years of age. He was born on September 17, 1899. We are unaware of information about Hugo's family. We know that Hugo Swanson had been residing in Seattle, King County, Washington 98155.

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In 1899, in the year that Hugo Swanson was born, on February 4th, the Philippine–American War began. The Philippines objected to the Treaty of Paris, signed in 1898, that transferred possession of the Philippines from Spain to the U.S. Filipinos began a fight for independence and fighting between U.S. forces and those of the Philippine Republic broke out. On June 2nd, the Philippines officially declared war on the United States.

In 1946, at the age of 47 years old, Hugo was alive when on July 4th, the Philippines gained independence from the United States. In 1964, Independence Day in the Philippines was moved from July 4th to June 12th at the insistence of nationalists and historians.

In 1952, by the time he was 53 years old, on February 6th, George VI of England died from a coronary thrombosis and complications due to lung cancer. His eldest daughter, age 25, immediately ascended the throne as Elizabeth II and her coronation was on June 2 1953.

In 1979, at the age of 80 years old, Hugo was alive when on March 28th, a partial nuclear meltdown occurred at the power plant at Three Mile Island Pennsylvania. Radiation leaked into the environment, resulting in a rating of 5 on a scale of 7 ("Accident With Wider Consequences") . It ended up costing $1 billion to clean up the site.

In 1983, in the year of Hugo Swanson's passing, on August 30th, the Soviet Union claimed that a South Korean Boeing 747 jetliner (Flight 007), bound for Seoul from New York City, had strayed into Soviet airspace. Saying that they believed it to be a U.S. spy plane, the passenger jet was shot down by a Soviet SU-15 fighter - after it had tracked the airliner for two hours. All 269 passengers (including a U.S. Representative from Georgia) and crew were killed.

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