James Hicks (1919 - 1982)

James Hicks
1919 - 1982
updated February 06, 2019
James Hicks was born on January 5, 1919. He died in February 1982 at age 63. We know that James Hicks had been residing in Geneva, Geneva County, Alabama 36340.
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James Hicks passed away in February 1982 at 63 years old. He was born on January 5, 1919. We are unaware of information about James's family. We know that James Hicks had been residing in Geneva, Geneva County, Alabama 36340.
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In 1919, in the year that James Hicks was born, in June, the Treaty of Versailles - officially ending World War I - was signed. The European Allies demanded "compensation by Germany for all damage done to the civilian population of the Allies and their property by the aggression of Germany by land, by sea and from the air.” The requirement of compensation is seen by most as the reason for the collapse of the German economy and gave rise to the rule of Hitler.

In 1940, when he was 21 years old, in July, Billboard published its first Music Popularity Chart. Top recordings of the year were Tommy Dorsey's "I'll Never Smile Again" (vocal Frank Sinatra) - 12 weeks at the top, Bing Crosby's "Only Forever" - 9 weeks at the top, and Artie Shaw's "Frenesi" - 12 weeks at the top.

In 1957, James was 38 years old when on October 4th, the Soviet Union launched Sputnik I, the first man made earth-orbiting satellite - and triggered the Space Race. Sputnik I was only 23 inches in diameter and had no tracking equipment, only 4 antennas, but it had a big impact.

In 1975, at the age of 56 years old, James was alive when in January, Popular Mechanics featured the Altair 8800 on it's cover. The Altair home computer kit allowed consumers to build and program their own personal computers. Thousands were sold in the first month.

In 1982, in the year of James Hicks's passing, on September 14th, Princess Grace of Monaco (American actress Grace Kelly), 52, died of injuries when her car plunged off a mountain road. Her 17 year old daughter, Stephanie, was also in the car and suffered serious injuries but recovered. It's believed that the accident was caused when Princess Grace, who was driving, had a mild stroke.

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1895 - 1976
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Jan 4, 1910 - 1983
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Unknown - Dec 27, 1941
c. 1896 - Aug 13, 1917
c. 1895 - May 24, 1915
c. 1888 - Nov 3, 1915
c. 1898 - Jul 7, 1915
c. 1909 - Jan 23, 1944
c. 1896 - Apr 12, 1918
c. 1920 - Nov 3, 1942
Unknown - May 5, 1915
c. 1885 - Apr 9, 1916

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Jun 14, 1924 - Dec 29, 1971
Dec 6, 1918 - January 1984
Sep 23, 1896 - July 1981
Oct 10, 1903 - February 1968
Dec 29, 1906 - February 1961
Mar 29, 1922 - November 1951
Feb 15, 1952 - Dec 5, 2006
Mar 23, 1954 - Sep 11, 2001
Apr 26, 1954 - Dec 15, 1993
Oct 23, 1897 - October 1974
May 19, 1890 - September 1980
Feb 4, 1909 - January 1968
Jul 30, 1954 - Nov 15, 1990
Jul 30, 1954 - Jul 7, 2009
May 28, 1904 - May 1976
Nov 29, 1915 - Mar 10, 1968
Sep 13, 1912 - Oct 27, 2002
May 17, 1920 - Oct 31, 2001
Jan 6, 1922 - Feb 14, 2010
Apr 2, 1918 - March 1986

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Jul 17, 1908 - Apr 4, 1989
Mar 30, 1921 - November 1953
Dec 5, 1922 - Feb 4, 1990
May 20, 1913 - Jul 1, 1991
Dec 8, 1916 - September 1977
Nov 20, 1921 - January 1958
Sep 12, 1912 - Dec 1, 2000
Oct 2, 1922 - Jun 11, 2003
Aug 16, 1902 - January 1986
Dec 25, 1918 - Dec 7, 2007
May 23, 1920 - March 1986
May 1, 1886 - October 1964
Apr 17, 1899 - Nov 5, 1991
Feb 3, 1923 - January 1986
Mar 24, 1922 - Feb 25, 2005
Jan 20, 1907 - January 1982
Apr 9, 1915 - Nov 20, 1991
Feb 28, 1899 - February 1966
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