James Jackson Matheny (1921 - 2011)

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James Jackson Matheny
1921 - 2011
updated February 06, 2019
James Jackson Matheny was born on August 28, 1921. He died on July 22, 2011 at 89 years of age. We know that James Jackson Matheny had been residing in Casselberry, Seminole County, Florida 32730.


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Florida National Cemetery Section 601 Site 829, 6502 Sw. 102nd Ave., in Bushnell, Florida 33513



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Casselberry, Seminole County, Florida 32730


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Branch of service: Us Navy
Rank attained: CM1
Wars/Conflicts: World War Ii

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James Jackson Matheny died on July 22, 2011 at age 89. He was buried in Florida National Cemetery Section 601 Site 829, Bushnell, Florida. He was born on August 28, 1921. We are unaware of information about James's family. We know that James Jackson Matheny had been residing in Casselberry, Seminole County, Florida 32730.
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In 1921, in the year that James Jackson Matheny was born, the silent film The Sheik, directed by George Melford and starring Rudolph Valentino and Agnes Ayres (also featuring Adolphe Menjou) debuted on October 21st. Critics weren't enthusiastic but the public loved it - in the first few weeks 125,000 people had seen the movie - and it eventually exceeded $1 million in ticket sales. And Rudolph Valentino, an Italian American, became the heartthrob of a female generation.

In 1934, James was only 13 years old when on July 22nd, gangster John Dillinger was killed in Chicago. His gang had robbed banks and police stations, among other charges, and he was being hunted by J. Edgar Hoover, head of the FBI - although many in the public saw him as a "Robin Hood". A madam from a brothel in which he was hiding became an informer for the FBI and, after a shootout with FBI agents, Dillinger was shot and died.

In 1969, when he was 48 years old, 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 1989, James was 68 years old when on January 20th, George Herbert Walker Bush became the 41st President of the United States. Previously Ronald Regan's Vice President, he ran against Michael Dukakis and won the popular vote by 53.4% to 45.6%.

In 1994, at the age of 73 years old, James was alive when on May 6th, the Channel Tunnel or "Chunnel" was officially opened. The Chunnel is a railway tunnel beneath the English Channel that connects Great Britain to mainland France. Original plans for such a tunnel were developed in 1802 and approved by Napoleon Bonaparte but the British rejected the plan fearing that Napoleon would use the railway to invade.

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