James R Bowman (1933 - 2005)

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James R Bowman
1933 - 2005
updated February 06, 2019
James R Bowman was born on October 2, 1933. He died on May 11, 2005 at 71 years old. We know that James R Bowman had been residing in zip code 60428.

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James R Bowman died on May 11, 2005 at 71 years old. He was born on October 2, 1933. We are unaware of information about James's family. We know that James R Bowman had been residing in zip code 60428.
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In 1933, in the year that James R Bowman was born, the day after being inaugurated, the new President, Franklin Roosevelt, declared a four-day bank holiday to stop people from withdrawing their money from shaky banks (the bank run). Within 5 days of his administration, the Emergency Banking Act was passed - reorganizing banks and closing insolvent ones. In his first 100 days, he asked Congress to repeal Prohibition (which they did), signed the Tennessee Valley Authority Act, signed legislation that paid commodity farmers to leave their fields fallow, thus ending surpluses and boosting prices, signed a bill that gave workers the right to unionize and bargain collectively for higher wages and better working conditions as well as suspending some antitrust laws and establishing a federally funded Public Works Administration, and won passage of 12 other major laws that helped the economy.

In 1941, by the time he was just 8 years old, in his State of the Union address on January 6th, President Roosevelt detailed the "four freedoms" that everyone in the world should have: Freedom of speech, Freedom of worship, Freedom from want, and Freedom from fear. In the same speech, he outlined the benefits of democracy which he said were economic opportunity, employment, social security, and the promise of "adequate health care".

In 1955, by the time he was 22 years old, in January, President Eisenhower sent direct aid to South Vietnam. In February, U.S. advisors were sent to train troops.

In 1973, when he was 40 years old, on August 15th, amidst rising calls for the impeachment of President Richard Nixon, Congress imposed an end to the bombing of Cambodia.

In 1983, he was 50 years old when "crack" cocaine was developed in the Bahamas and spread to the United States. Previously, cocaine had been cut with other substances, diluting it. Crack was 80% pure and therefore was more addictive. It was also cheaper, making it more easily available to low income neighborhoods.

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James Young Fogle Bowman
around 1906 - May 9, 1943
James Young Bowman
around 1883 - May 1, 1943
James Wood Bowman
around 1899 - Sep 14, 1918
James William Bowman
around 1911 - Feb 12, 1944
James William Bowman
around 1897 - May 30, 1918
James Smith Bowman
around 1918 - Jun 6, 1940
James Lynn Bowman
around 1893 - Aug 5, 1916
James Hugh Bowman
around 1915 - Feb 12, 1942
James Frederick Bowman
around 1898 - Feb 21, 1917
James Ferguson Bowman
around 1921 - Jul 26, 1943
James Edgar Bowman
around 1888 - Feb 12, 1916
James Arthur Bowman
around 1896 - Mar 28, 1917
James Anderson Bowman
Died: Apr 29, 1917
James Albert Bowman
Died: Apr 10, 1918
James A. Bowman
around 1886 - Oct 26, 1918
James Bowman
Died: Sep 22, 1914
James Bowman
around 1920 - Mar 15, 1940
James Bowman
around 1891 - Nov 28, 1917
James Bowman
around 1885 - Apr 16, 1915

Other Bowmans

Eunice Bowman
Aug 26, 1911 - March 1987
Champaign, Illinois
V W Bowman
Jun 19, 1904 - Jan 1, 1995
Marion, IL
Shirley Bowman
May 21, 1936 - May 1986
West Frankfort, Illinois
Helen Bowman
Feb 17, 1900 - July 1987
Evanston, Illinois
Alice Bowman
Feb 27, 1882 - August 1962
Illinois
Beulah Darlene Bowman
Nov 24, 1937 - Feb 17, 2007
Friendship, Ohio
Floyd Bowman
Sep 14, 1890 - December 1986
Kinderhook, Illinois
M E Bowman
Dec 3, 1944 - Mar 15, 1996
Daniel L Bowman
Jan 26, 1945 - Sep 12, 2008
Freeport, IL
Phyllis E Bowman
Jan 30, 1943 - Apr 28, 1994
Blanche Bowman
Sep 1, 1890 - April 1978
Loves Park, Illinois
Ruth E Bowman
Jul 17, 1912 - Dec 19, 2006
Loves Park, IL
Stella Bowman
Jun 12, 1912 - June 1980
San Jose, California
Kerry S Bowman
Aug 6, 1959 - May 21, 2009
Irene Bowman
Sep 6, 1903 - December 1977
Oak Lawn, Illinois
Rose M Bowman
Mar 29, 1970 - Aug 2, 2009
Decatur, IL
Algemantic S Bowman
May 26, 1976 - Jul 19, 1997
Harvey, IL
Richard W Bowman
Oct 21, 1967 - Nov 19, 1997
Clarksdale, MS
George E Bowman
Feb 22, 1919 - Dec 17, 1997
Rantoul, IL
Edwin Bowman
Feb 23, 1899 - August 1979
Falls Church, Virginia

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Virginia Chick
Jan 20, 1931 - January 1995
Chicago, IL
Robert Wainwright
Mar 15, 1933 - Aug 11, 2004
South Holland, IL
John Wilson
Dec 28, 1909 - Feb 1, 1991
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Mary Haynes
Jan 17, 1908 - July 1981
Chicago, Illinois
Ardaine Clark
Apr 24, 1929 - Feb 21, 2006
Chicago, IL
Daphne Constance Hope Hallett
Feb 13, 1924 - Jun 26, 2010
Atlanta, Georgia
John Williams
Apr 29, 1916 - April 1979
Chicago, Illinois
Chauncy G Suggs
Sep 27, 1931 - Oct 15, 1995
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Louise Williams
Nov 14, 1915 - September 1985
Springfield, Illinois
Jack Robinson
Apr 15, 1926 - Feb 12, 1999
Thelma L Blanding
Apr 20, 1929 - Feb 27, 1998
Compton, CA
Claude Fisher
Aug 3, 1934 - June 1982
Chicago, Illinois
Winnie Love
Jun 5, 1905 - February 1981
Chicago, Illinois
Doris M Thomas
Aug 19, 1933 - January 1994
Park Forest, IL
George Gudaitis
Dec 10, 1908 - Aug 12, 1992
Burbank, IL
Willetta K Green
Aug 10, 1935 - Jul 19, 2007
Chicago, IL
Cortez Hodges
Oct 7, 1932 - Mar 5, 2004
Chicago, IL
Claudia J Terrell
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Chicago, IL
Dorcas Crisp
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