James C Sims

(1929 - 2005)

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James C Sims
1929 - 2005
Born
March 28, 1929
Death
January 1, 2005
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West Palm Beach, Palm Beach County, Florida 33416
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James C Sims was born on March 28, 1929. He died on January 1, 2005 at 75 years of age. We know that James C Sims had been residing in West Palm Beach, Palm Beach County, Florida 33416.
Updated: February 06, 2019
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James C Sims died on January 1, 2005 at age 75. He was born on March 28, 1929. There is no information about James's family. We know that James C Sims had been residing in West Palm Beach, Palm Beach County, Florida 33416.

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In 1929, in the year that James C Sims was born, on October 29th (Black Tuesday), the stock market crashed in the United States. Billions of dollars were lost and some investors committed suicide as a result, having lost their fortunes. This ushered in the 12 year, worldwide Great Depression.

In 1935, James was only 6 years old when on September 8th, Louisiana Senator Huey Long was shot by Dr. Carl Weiss. Weiss was shot and killed immediately by Long's bodyguards - Long died two days later from his injuries. Long had received many death threats previously, as well as threats against his family. He was a powerful and controversial figure in Louisiana politics (and probably gained power through multiple criminal acts). His opponents became frustrated with their attempts to oust him and Dr. Weiss was the son-in-law of one of those opponents. His funeral was attended by 200,000 mourners.

In 1959, James was 30 years old when on August 8th, Hawaii became the 50th state of the United States. The US flag was changed to show 50 stars.

In 1974, at the age of 45 years old, James was alive when on August 9th, Gerald R. Ford became the 38th President of the United States. He had been Vice President for 8 months when he became President due to the resignation of President Nixon.

In 1985, he was 56 years old when on March 7th, the song "We Are the World" was released as a charity effort to alleviate the African famine. The song was written by Michael Jackson and Lionel Richie, and produced by Quincy Jones. They were joined by 37 other famous singers in the recording studio and a phenomena had begun

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