James George (1883 - 1971)

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James George
1883 - 1971
updated February 06, 2019
James George was born on March 15, 1883. He died in December 1971 at 88 years old. We know that James George had been residing in Brownsville, Cameron County, Texas 78520.


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James George died in December 1971 at age 88. He was born on March 15, 1883. We have no information about James's immediate family. We know that James George had been residing in Brownsville, Cameron County, Texas 78520.
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In 1883, in the year that James George was born, on May 24th, the Brooklyn Bridge - one of the oldest bridges in the US - was opened to traffic. Bridge construction began in 1869 and took 14 years to complete.

In 1904, by the time he was 21 years old, the World's Fair, officially known as the Louisiana Purchase Exposition, was held in St. Louis, Missouri. Attended by nearly 19.7 million people (and later the subject of a Judy Garland film), the Fair was funded by federal, state and local sources to the tune of $15 million. As the name suggests, the Fair was suggested as a way to celebrate the Louisiana Purchase in 1803. In the past, World's Fairs were a way of bringing new technology to the attention of the masses and this fair was no exception - the use of electricity (the public feared it at the time), personal cars, airplanes, and the electric streetcar were all highlighted.

In 1932, he was 49 years old when five years to the day after Lindbergh crossed the Atlantic, Amelia Earhart flew solo from Newfoundland to Ireland, the first woman to cross the Atlantic solo and the first to replicate Lindbergh's feat. She flew over 2,000 miles in just under 15 hours.

In 1959, when he was 76 years old, on January 3rd, Alaska became the 49th state of the United States and the first state not a part of the contiguous United States. The flag was changed to display 49 stars.

In 1971, in the year of James George's passing, in March, Intel shipped the first microprocessor to Busicom, a Japanese manufacturer of calculators. The microprocessor has since allowed computers to become smaller and faster, leading to smaller and more versatile handheld devices, home computers, and supercomputers.

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Frances M George
Sep 29, 1925 - Dec 26, 2001
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Kathryn K George
Nov 6, 1911 - Jul 5, 2004
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Jodie George
Sep 24, 1892 - October 1973
Blooming Grove, Texas
Mary A George
Nov 8, 1906 - Aug 5, 2000
Cochran, GA
Leoma George
Apr 1, 1892 - Jan 31, 1994
De Kalb, TX
Dorothy M George
Sep 26, 1922 - Jan 25, 1996
Salinas, CA
Gloria D George
Mar 29, 1925 - Jun 17, 2004
Acworth, GA
Ruby M George
May 9, 1926 - Dec 19, 1996
Houston, TX
Dorsey M George
Jul 12, 1915 - Apr 28, 1998
Houston, TX
Mary George
Aug 12, 1918 - October 1983
Galveston, Texas
Beney George
Sep 24, 1915 - Jan 6, 2001
New Iberia, LA
John George
Feb 22, 1920 - Mar 8, 1988
Hardwick, VT
Ula A George
Aug 15, 1897 - Dec 15, 1973
Energy, TX
Sadie D George
Nov 8, 1916 - Oct 26, 2000
Houston, TX
Lain A George
Feb 22, 1916 - Apr 1, 2000
Cooper, TX
Billie R George
Sep 5, 1932 - May 11, 2003
Conroe, TX
Grace George
Jul 17, 1904 - April 1986
Wharton, Texas
Jimmie George
Aug 25, 1934 - Jan 2, 1997
Cisco, TX
Franklin George
Jun 25, 1932 - July 1980
Marshall, Texas
Johnie L George
Jul 1, 1935 - Aug 9, 1997
Los Angeles, CA

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Nov 27, 1922 - Dec 7, 1998
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Norman, OK
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