Jack W Kniffen

(1914 - 1992)

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Jack W Kniffen
1914 - 1992
Born
March 18, 1914
Death
July 7, 1992
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Shelton, Mason County, Washington 98584
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Jack W Kniffen was born on March 18, 1914. He died on July 7, 1992 at 78 years of age. We know that Jack W Kniffen had been residing in Shelton, Mason County, Washington 98584.
Updated: February 06, 2019
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Jack W Kniffen died on July 7, 1992 at age 78. He was born on March 18, 1914. There is no information about Jack's surviving family. We know that Jack W Kniffen had been residing in Shelton, Mason County, Washington 98584.

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In 1914, in the year that Jack W Kniffen 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 1948, he was 34 years old when on January 30th, Mahatma Gandhi was assassinated in New Delhi by a member of a Hindu nationalist party who thought that Gandhi was too accommodating to Muslims. The man, Nathuram Godse, shot Gandhi 3 times. He died immediately. The shooter was tried, convicted, and hung in November 1949.

In 1958, he was 44 years old when on January 1st, the European Economic Community (Common Market) came into operation. The first members were France, West Germany, Italy, the Netherlands, Belgium, and Luxembourg. The Common Market was formed as a way to strengthen members' economies and deter wars in Europe.

In 1982, at the age of 68 years old, Jack was alive when on September 14th, Princess Grace of Monaco (American actress Grace Kelly), 52, died of injuries when her car plunged off a mountain road. Her 17 year old daughter, Stephanie, was also in the car and suffered serious injuries but recovered. It's believed that the accident was caused when Princess Grace, who was driving, had a mild stroke.

In 1992, in the year of Jack W Kniffen's passing, in April, Bosnia-Herzegovina declared independence from Yugoslavia. The newly created Bosnian Serb army then began a campaign against Muslim Bosniaks and Bosnian Croats - killing, raping, torturing, beating and robbing - and resulting in the deaths of over 100,000.

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