James Murray Taylor

(1892 - 1956)

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James Murray Taylor
1892 - 1956
Born
1892
Death
1956
Cant, Australia
Other Names
Murray
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James Murray Taylor was born in 1892. He was born to James Thomas Taylor and Helena Jane (Kennedy) Evans, with sibling Loris. He died in 1956 in Cant, Australia at 64 years old.
Updated: January 11, 2020
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James Murray Taylor
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c. Aug 1858 - 1899 1858 - 1899
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Dec 18, 1896 - 1965 1896 - 1965
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James Murray Taylor passed away in 1956 in Cant, Australia at 64 years old. He was born in 1892. He was born to James Thomas Taylor and Helena Jane (Kennedy) Evans, with sibling Loris.

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In 1892, in the year that James Murray Taylor was born, on January 1st, Ellis Island opened to process immigrants. 700 passed through on the first day - in the first year, 450,000 were processed. The processing center was originally a 3 story wooden building - with outbuildings - that burned down a few years later.

In 1912, at the age of 20 years old, James was alive when Arizona was admitted to the United States in February (on Valentine's Day). It became the 48th state in the Union. Previously a Spanish - then Mexican - territory, the U.S. paid $15 million dollars for the area in 1848. Arizona was the last of the contiguous states to be admitted to the United States.

In 1923, at the age of 31 years old, James was alive when on August 2nd, Calvin Coolidge was sworn in as the 30th President of the United States due to the sudden death of Warren G. Harding. After the scandals of the Harding presidency, Coolidge restored public confidence and was very popular. He won the Presidential election in 1924 but declined to run again in 1928.

In 1949, at the age of 57 years old, James was alive when on January 25th, the first Emmy Awards (for television) were handed out in Los Angeles. Shirley Dinsdale won for the Most Outstanding Television Personality and Pantomime Quiz Time earned an Emmy for the Most Popular Television Program.

In 1956, in the year of James Murray Taylor's passing, on May 20th, the U.S. tested the first hydrogen bomb dropped from a plane over Bikini Atoll. Previously, hydrogen bombs had only been tested on the ground. The Atomic Age moved forward.

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