James McDonald (born 1916)

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James McDonald
1916 - ? (edit)
updated February 06, 2019
James McDonald was born around 1916. We know that James McDonald had been residing in United States.

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James McDonald

First name

James

Middle name

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Gender

Male

Birth

James McDonald was born

Obituary

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Ethnicity & Lineage

White, Citizen

Nationality & Locations Lived

Unknown.

Religion

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Last Known Residence

United States

Education

Grammar School

Professions

Farm Hands, General Farms

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Military Service

Military serial#: 20757861
Enlisted: January 6, 1941
Military branch: Coast Artillery Corps Or Army Mine Planter Service
Rank: Private, National Guard (officers, Warrant Officers, And Enlisted Men)

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In 1916, in the year that James McDonald was born, suffragette Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman elected to the House of Representatives as a Representative at large from Montana. She was the first woman to hold an elected Federal office. Holding the office for two years, she ran again in 1940 and served another two year term. Montana had granted women unrestricted voting rights in 1914, 6 years before women got the vote nationally.

In 1931, on May 1st, the Empire State Building opened in New York City. At 1,454 feet (including the roof and antenna), it was the tallest building in the world until the World Trade Center's North Tower was built in 1970. (It is now the 34th tallest.) Opening at the beginning of the Great Depression, most of the offices in the Empire State Building remained unoccupied for years and the observation deck was an equal source of revenue and kept the building profitable.

In 1941, on June 25th, President Roosevelt signed Executive Order 8802, prohibiting racial discrimination in the defense industry. EO 8802 was the first federal action to prohibit employment discrimination - without prejudice as to "race, creed, color, or national origin" - in the U.S. Civil Rights groups had planned a march on Washington D.C. to protest for equal rights but with the signing of the Order, they canceled the March.

In 1968, on April 4th, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., the civil rights leader, was shot and killed by an assassin in Memphis. James Earl Ray was apprehended and plead guilty to shooting Dr. King. Ray died in jail in 1998.

In 1978, on July 25th, Louise Brown, the first "test-tube baby", was born at Oldham Hospital in London. Louise was conceived through IVF (in vitro fertilization), a controversial and experimental procedure at the time.

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James Wright Mcdonald
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James Waldie Mcdonald
around 1891 - Apr 11, 1915
James Vallance Mcdonald
Died: Apr 17, 1918
James Smith Mcdonald
around 1922 - Jul 11, 1944
James Ross Mcdonald
around 1897 - Jul 30, 1916
James Robinson Mcdonald
around 1895 - Mar 28, 1918
James Peter Mcdonald
around 1922 - Mar 9, 1943
James Patrick Mcdonald
around 1895 - Jul 30, 1942
James Neil Mcdonald
1916 - Aug 13, 1944
Hawthorn, Australia
James N. Mcdonald
Died: Jun 24, 1944
James Murray Mcdonald
around 1883 - Aug 11, 1920
James Mitchell Mcdonald
Died: Jul 23, 1916
James Mcintosh Mcdonald
Died: Feb 22, 1941
James M. Mcdonald
around 1898 - Jun 24, 1916
James Leitch Lommond Mcdonald
around 1914 - Oct 18, 1943
James Law Mcdonald
around 1889 - Apr 12, 1917

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Paul A McDonald
Born: around 1915
North Dakota, United States
Joe A McDonald
Born: around 1920
Kansas, United States
Franklin R McDonald
Born: around 1914
Texas, United States
Dyrice R McDonald
Born: around 1914
Texas, United States
Loyd C McDonald
Born: around 1916
Texas, United States
James W McDonald
Born: around 1916
Texas, United States
A J McDonald
Born: around 1919
Texas, United States
J J McDonald
Born: around 1920
Texas, United States
Charles L Jr McDonald
Born: around 1918
Texas, United States
Clifton D McDonald
Born: around 1920
Texas, United States
James R McDonald
Born: around 1918
Texas, United States
James K McDonald
Born: around 1919
Texas, United States
William Y McDonald
Born: around 1920
Texas, United States
Elmer W McDonald
Born: around 1922
Texas, United States
Clifton C McDonald
Born: around 1918
Texas, United States
Durward Jr McDonald
Born: around 1916
Texas, United States
Walter O Jr McDonald
Born: around 1918
Texas, United States
Joseph E McDonald
Born: around 1920
Texas, United States
Aaron McDonald
Born: around 1905
Texas, United States
Fred A McDonald
Born: around 1915
Texas, United States

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