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James Oliver Wright (1944 - 2020)

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James Oliver Wright
1944 - 2020
Born
October 22, 1944
Cobram hospital in Cobram, VIC Australia 3644
Death
June 11, 2020
Cobram District Health 24-32 Broadway St, in Cobram, VIC Australia 3644
Other Names
Shifty
Summary
James Oliver Wright was born on October 22, 1944 at Cobram hospital, Cobram, VIC Australia. He is the child of Robert James Wright and Florence Esther Eldridge Wright, with sibling John. According to his family tree, he married Nora Carrie (Flack) Wright in July 1969 in New South Wales and they later separated in 1997 in Cobram, Victoria Australia. He died on June 11, 2020 at Cobram District Health, Cobram, VIC Australia at age 75.
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He started driving trucks in the late 50s, Years later becoming a truck owner driver, And started rental investments /industrial land
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James Oliver Wright
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James Oliver Wright 22-10-44
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Shifty
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44 Karook St, in Cobram, Moira Shire County, VIC Australia 3644
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James Wright was born on at Cobram hospital in Cobram, VIC Australia 3644
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James Wright died on at Cobram District Health 24-32 Broadway St, in Cobram, VIC Australia 3644
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June 2020
Cemetery in Cobram, Moira Shire County, VIC Australia 3644
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His mother’s family Edward Wright 1749-1829 Of Cambridge, England And The Eldridge side come from Sussex England back to the 1500s,

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He was born in Cobram, And lived in Sydney for a few years getting married in Sydney, While driving trucks, He was in Queensland to Melbourne, Weekly and living in small town saw more then small town people, Also died living in Cobram
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I don’t think he did He could read and write

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Has started driving trucks in 1950s Later became a truck owner, And had real estate, rentals And industrial land in Cobram,

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He spent to much time at the hotel,

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Married: July 1969 - 1997
Cause of Separation: Other
Married at: New South Wales Australia
Ended: Cobram, Moira Shire, Victoria, 3644 Australia
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James Oliver Wright died on June 11, 2020 at Cobram District Health, Cobram, VIC Australia at age 75. He was buried in Cemetery, Cobram, VIC Australia. James was born on October 22, 1944 at Cobram hospital, Cobram, VIC Australia. He is the child of Robert James Wright and Florence Esther Eldridge Wright, with sibling John. According to his family tree, he married Nora Carrie (Flack) Wright in July 1969 in New South Wales and they later separated in 1997 in Cobram, Victoria Australia.
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In 1944, in the year that James Oliver Wright was born, on December 16th, The Battle of the Bulge began in the Ardennes forest on the Western Front. Lasting for a little over a month, the battle began with a surprise attack by Germany on the Allied forces The U.S. suffered their highest casualties of any operation in World War II - 89,000 were casualties, around 8,600 killed - but Germany also severely depleted their resources and they couldn't be replaced.

In 1965, James was 21 years old when the television show "I Spy" premiered in the fall season on NBC. The stars were Bill Cosby and Robert Culp, making Cosby the first African American to headline a television show. Four stations - in Georgia, Florida, and Alabama - refused to air the show.

In 1972, at the age of 28 years old, James was alive when on November 7th, Richard Nixon won re-election, amidst the dawning knowledge of the Watergate scandal, by 60.7% to anti-war candidate George McGovern's 37.5%.

In 1989, at the age of 45 years old, James was alive 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 1999, at the age of 55 years old, James was alive when the fear that Y2K (year 2000) would cause the failure of computers worldwide when clocks didn't properly update to January 1st, 2000 became near panic. While some computer systems and software did have problems, the panic was unfounded and computer life went on.

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