Jack W Wilson (1919 - 2004)

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Jack W Wilson
1919 - 2004
updated February 06, 2019
Jack W Wilson was born on April 11, 1919. He died on July 21, 2004 at 85 years of age. We know that Jack W Wilson had been residing in Kent, King County, Washington 98031.


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Jack W Wilson passed away on July 21, 2004 at age 85. He was born on April 11, 1919. We are unaware of information about Jack's family or relationships. We know that Jack W Wilson had been residing in Kent, King County, Washington 98031.
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In 1919, in the year that Jack W Wilson was born, in January, Nebraska was the 36th state to ratify the 18th Amendment, making it the law of the land. The 18th Amendment established Prohibition - a law against the production, transport, and sale of alcohol. Private consumption and possession were not prohibited. Several months later, the Volstead Act was passed, creating laws to enforce the Amendment. Bootlegging and bathtub gin followed.

In 1926, he was just 7 years old when on October 31st, Harry Houdini died in Michigan. Houdini was the most famed magician of his time and perhaps of all time, especially for his acts involving escapes - from handcuffs, straitjackets, chains, ropes slung from skyscrapers, and more. He was president of the Society of American Magicians and stringently upheld professional ethics. He died of complications from a ruptured appendix. Although he had received a blow to the area a couple of days previously, the connection between the blow and his appendicitis is disputed.

In 1952, at the age of 33 years old, Jack was alive when on July 2, Dr. Jonas E. Salk tested the first dead-virus polio vaccine on 43 children. The worst epidemic of polio had broken out that year - in the U.S. there were 58,000 cases reported. Of these, 3,145 people had died and 21,269 were left with mild to disabling paralysis.

In 1961, when he was 42 years old, on May 5th, Navy Cmdr. Alan B. Shepard, Jr., made the first manned Project Mercury flight, MR-3, in a spacecraft he named Freedom 7. He was the second man to go into space, the first was Yuri Gagarin - a Soviet cosmonaut.

In 1979, Jack was 60 years old when on November 4th, Iranian militant students seized the US embassy in Teheran and held 52 American citizens and diplomats hostage for 444 days. They were released at the end of the inauguration speech of the newly elected Ronald Reagan.

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Aug 21, 1984 - Apr 11, 2001
Robert Wilson
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James L Wilson
Dec 10, 1919 - Mar 18, 2003
Seattle, WA
Harvey P Wilson
Jan 8, 1909 - Jun 1, 1988
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Clark Wilson
Jul 29, 1906 - February 1971
Yakima, Washington
Evva J Wilson
Feb 3, 1913 - Jul 10, 2005
Yakima, WA
Alice L Wilson
Dec 31, 1912 - May 21, 2011
Yakima, WA
Edna M Wilson
Sep 7, 1904 - Sep 27, 2005
Greenacres, WA
Lloyd Wilson
Jul 23, 1904 - November 1980
Roseburg, Oregon
Mary Wilson
Sep 20, 1911 - June 1987
Seattle, Washington
Robert S Wilson
Feb 25, 1912 - Feb 17, 2001
Yakima, WA
Emelia Elizabeth Wilson
Nov 1, 1913 - Jun 3, 1991
Edith Wilson
Jan 28, 1911 - May 1977
Selah, Washington
Virgil F Wilson
Jan 27, 1909 - Jul 2, 1990
Yakima, WA
Jessie Wilson
Mar 29, 1899 - March 1969
Tulsa, Oklahoma

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Stella Anderson
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