James D Wood (1947 - 1999)

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James D Wood
1947 - 1999
updated February 06, 2019
James D Wood was born on October 5, 1947. He died on February 20, 1999 at 51 years of age.

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James D Wood died on February 20, 1999 at age 51. He was born on October 5, 1947. We are unaware of information about James's family or relationships.
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In 1947, in the year that James D Wood was born, on April 15th, Jackie Robinson joined the Brooklyn Dodgers, playing first base. He was the first black man to play in the Major Leagues. Since the 1880's, professional baseball had been segregated and blacks played in the "Negro leagues". He went on to play for 10 years.

In 1952, James was merely 5 years old when 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 1969, at the age of 22 years old, James was alive when one hundred countries, along with the United States and the Soviet Union signed the nuclear nonproliferation treaty (NPT). It called for stopping the spread of nuclear weapons, the peaceful use of nuclear energy, and the goal of nuclear disarmament.

In 1976, when he was 29 years old, on August 4th, a mysterious illness struck an American Legion convention in Philadelphia. Within a week, 25 people had died and 130 people had been hospitalized. It was the first known instance of what came to be called "Legionnaires Disease."

In 1994, he was 47 years old when on May 6th, former political prisoner, lawyer, and activist Nelson Mandela was elected the first black President of South Africa. He was 75 when he was elected and he served one five-year term.

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James Thompson Wood
around 1897 - May 17, 1915
James Thomas Wood
around 1880 - Apr 1, 1918
James T. Wood
around 1877 - May 3, 1917
James Stewart Wood
around 1896 - Apr 25, 1918
James Rowland Wood
around 1895 - May 19, 1915
James Robert Samuel Wood
around 1918 - Nov 29, 1941
James Robert Wood
around 1895 - May 15, 1918
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Sherry M Wood
Feb 24, 1946 - Aug 5, 2005
Tunica, MS
Willie Wood
Sep 15, 1913 - September 1986
Columbus, Mississippi
Jimmy D Wood
Feb 13, 1945 - Nov 26, 2001
Morton, MS
Joe K Wood
Jul 16, 1943 - May 6, 1996
Tylertown, MS
Stacy G Wood
Aug 16, 1889 - Jul 30, 1992
Kosciusko, MS
Mac Wood
Oct 22, 1946 - Nov 6, 2007
James T Wood Sr
Oct 2, 1911 - Nov 24, 1989
Alexander, AR
George B Wood
May 23, 1909 - Nov 21, 1987
Little Rock, AR
William Wood
Feb 11, 1899 - September 1974
England, Arkansas
Francis K Wood
Jun 2, 1913 - Aug 13, 1992
Little Rock, AR
Surry Wood
May 6, 1917 - Jun 11, 2008
Norfolk, VA
Dorris Wood
Jul 30, 1903 - April 1983
Abilene, Texas
Gordon Wood
Mar 5, 1897 - January 1976
North Little Rock, Arkansas
Ruth H Wood
Jul 17, 1909 - Dec 23, 1993
North Little Rock, AR
Marvin Lainey Wood
Dec 16, 1912 - Aug 14, 1994
Little Rock, AR
Turner Wood
Sep 13, 1881 - February 1965
Arkansas
Todd I Wood
Mar 12, 1914 - Mar 16, 2002
Benton, AR
Josephine Wood
Aug 8, 1914 - October 1981
El Dorado, Arkansas
Joseph Wood
May 17, 1946 - January 1981
Grace P Wood
Aug 13, 1910 - Jan 11, 1989
Camden, AR

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Joseph P Nolan
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Jimmy Wilcox
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Patricia R Lindsey
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