James Collier (1920 - 1986)

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James Collier
1920 - 1986
updated February 06, 2019
James Collier was born on December 8, 1920. He died in August 1986 at 65 years of age. We know that James Collier had been residing in Merritt Island, Brevard County, Florida 32953.


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James Collier died in August 1986 at 65 years of age. He was born on December 8, 1920. We have no information about James's immediate family. We know that James Collier had been residing in Merritt Island, Brevard County, Florida 32953.
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In 1920, in the year that James Collier was born, the Volstead Act became law. Formally called the National Prohibition Act, the Volstead Act enabled law enforcement agencies to carry out the 18th Amendment. It said that "no person shall manufacture, sell, barter, transport, import, export, deliver, or furnish any intoxicating liquor except as authorized by this act" and defined intoxicating liquor as any beverage containing more than 0.5% alcohol by volume.

In 1951, at the age of 31 years old, James was alive when on February 27th, the 22nd Amendment to the US Constitution (which limited the number of terms a president may serve to two) was ratified by 36 states, making it a part of the U.S. Constitution. The Amendment was both a reaction to the 4 term Roosevelt presidency and also the recognition of a long-standing tradition in American politics.

In 1963, at the age of 43 years old, James was alive when on November 22nd, Vice President Lyndon B. Johnson became the 36th President of the United States when President John Kennedy was shot and killed in Dallas, Texas. Johnson was sworn in on the plane carrying Kennedy's body back to Washington D.C.

In 1972, at the age of 52 years old, James was alive when on June 17th, 5 men were arrested by police in an attempt to bug the Democratic National Committee headquarters in Washington D.C.’s Watergate hotel. The burglars were found to be paid by cash from a slush fund used by the Committee for the Re-Election of the President - the official organization of President Nixon's campaign.

In 1986, in the year of James Collier's passing, on September 8th, the Oprah Winfrey Show went into national syndication. A popular talk show, it was number 1 in the ratings since its debut. The last show aired on May 25, 2011.

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James H Collier
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Born: around 1927
Tennessee, United States
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Born: around 1926
Alabama, United States
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George Collier
May 1, 1905 - August 1965
Abraham L Collier
Feb 12, 1910 - Jun 10, 1988
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Elizabeth W Collier
Feb 27, 1919 - Apr 9, 1996
Miami, FL
William Collier
Aug 28, 1885 - December 1973
Orlando, Florida
Harold Collier
Jul 4, 1915 - March 1975
Henry Collier
Nov 10, 1912 - Mar 9, 2006
Opa Locka, FL
Claire N Collier
Jun 3, 1919 - November 1991
Cedartown, GA
Jack Collier
Feb 20, 1917 - Jul 11, 2011
Miami, FL
Robert Collier
Dec 11, 1922 - July 1979
Allean Collier
Mar 21, 1906 - April 1978
Tampa, Florida
George W Collier
Feb 6, 1909 - Feb 25, 1997
Zolfo Springs, FL
Lee Collier
Nov 29, 1920 - August 1970
Ivalee Collier
Jun 10, 1894 - December 1976
Newport News, Florida
Richard Collier
May 10, 1917 - March 1982
San Antonio, Texas
Wilbur Collier
Oct 18, 1922 - December 1980
Lakeland, Florida
Rebecca B Collier
Oct 12, 1922 - Nov 7, 2002
Orlando, FL
Gloria O Collier
May 16, 1925 - Dec 4, 1995
Jacksonville, FL
Harry Collier
Dec 12, 1925 - October 1982
Belgrade, Montana
John Henry Collier
Apr 9, 1923 - Jan 5, 1990
Nellie M Collier
Oct 27, 1910 - Feb 12, 2005
Haines City, FL

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