James Rowland (1896 - 1968)

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James Rowland
1896 - 1968
updated February 06, 2019
James Rowland was born on December 8, 1896. He died in June 1968 at age 71. We know that James Rowland had been residing in Albany, Albany County, New York 12204.

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James Rowland died in June 1968 at 71 years old. He was born on December 8, 1896. There is no information about James's surviving family. We know that James Rowland had been residing in Albany, Albany County, New York 12204.
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In 1896, in the year that James Rowland was born, on January 4th, Utah became the 45th state in the United States. After the LDS Church banned polygamy in 1890, Utah's application for statehood became acceptable to Congress and the Utah Territory became Utah..

In 1912, he was 16 years old 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 1936, he was 40 years old when on November 2nd, the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) debuted the world's first regular high-definition television service. The channel had a short schedule - Monday through Saturday, 3:00p to 4:00p and 9:00p to 10:00p. The first broadcast was "Opening of the BBC Television Service".

In 1952, when he was 56 years old, on July 2, Dr. Jonas E. Salk tested the first dead-virus polio vaccine on 43 children. The worst epidemic of polio had broken out that year - in the U.S. there were 58,000 cases reported. Of these, 3,145 people had died and 21,269 were left with mild to disabling paralysis.

In 1968, in the year of James Rowland's passing, 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.

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Other James Rowlands

James Walter Rowland
around 1913 - Mar 5, 1943
James Rae Rowland
around 1898 - Jun 29, 1918
James Michael Joseph Rowland
around 1923 - Jan 24, 1945
James Malcolm Rowland
Died: Dec 23, 1942
James Inman Rowland
around 1910 - Aug 11, 1943
James Herbert Rowland
around 1909 - May 15, 1942
James Henry Rowland
around 1924 - Nov 18, 1943
James Frederick Rowland
around 1918 - Jun 21, 1944
James Dudley Rowland
Died: Jun 8, 1944
James Charles Rowland
around 1880 - Nov 1, 1944
James Alfred Rowland
around 1929 - Sep 18, 1940
James Rowland
around 1906 - Apr 11, 1941
James Rowland
around 1922 - Feb 11, 1945
James Rowland
Died: Nov 5, 1914
James O Rowland
Born: around 1927
Georgia, United States
James R Rowland
Born: around 1917
Georgia, United States
James W Rowland
Born: around 1926
Georgia, United States
James H Rowland
Born: around 1926
Florida, United States
James C Rowland
Born: around 1927
Florida, United States

Other Rowlands

Allen Rowland
Feb 2, 1926 - December 1985
Lame Deer, Montana
Frank Rowland
May 6, 1924 - Apr 29, 2011
Lame Deer, Montana
James A Rowland
Jul 13, 1919 - Oct 29, 1994
Saco, ME
Steve S Rowland
Jan 7, 1918 - Feb 12, 2005
Mulkeytown, IL
Wesley Rowland
Sep 30, 1899 - June 1978
The Dalles, Oregon
Garland Rowland
May 23, 1904 - October 1968
Kansas City, Kansas
Alvin W Rowland
Aug 30, 1908 - Oct 30, 1986
Emmett Rowland
Nov 28, 1901 - May 1982
Independence, Missouri
John L Rowland
Jan 1, 1917 - Jan 16, 2000
Buffalo, NY
John Rowland
Jun 6, 1918 - August 1975
Leaf River, Illinois
James Rowland
Nov 28, 1915 - April 1985
Artesia, California
Harvey N Rowland
Nov 24, 1907 - February 1996
Savannah, GA
James Rowland
Apr 12, 1916 - February 1985
Phoenix, Arizona
Cecil G Rowland
Dec 9, 1919 - Jan 20, 1988
Camden, TN
Eugene C Rowland
Nov 30, 1913 - Mar 10, 2003
Polo, IL
Ralph Rowland
Jun 22, 1915 - April 1984
Phoenix, Arizona
Davis Rowland
May 23, 1901 - September 1966
Detroit, Michigan
Denver Rowland
Jan 8, 1908 - Apr 1, 1996
Zeigler, IL
E Rowland
Oct 29, 1902 - September 1975
Gulfport, Mississippi
Porter Rowland
Jul 1, 1908 - November 1977
Stover, Missouri

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Everett Rowe
Sep 30, 1893 - June 1968
Albany, New York
William Ryan
Nov 27, 1897 - July 1977
Albany, New York
Samuel Rubin
Apr 2, 1892 - March 1964
New York
William F Roehr
Apr 20, 1894 - May 26, 1974
Robert Ritchey
Mar 11, 1876 - February 1966
Troy, New York
Sherman B Petitt
Jan 15, 1890 - Jul 9, 1973
William Parry
Jul 29, 1891 - May 1974
Delmar, New York
Frederick Pleat
Feb 4, 1887 - February 1972
East Greenbush, New York
Lester Place
Nov 13, 1891 - Oct 20, 1993
Corinth, NY
William Philpott
May 31, 1889 - January 1970
Punta Gorda, Florida
Frank Otoole
Dec 8, 1882 - August 1974
Ilion, New York
George Merkley
Feb 17, 1904 - Dec 2, 1998
Edward M Myles
Sep 7, 1897 - May 11, 1971
William Maloy
Jul 14, 1894 - September 1978
Albany, New York
Alexander Morin
Oct 15, 1889 - September 1974
Albany, New York
Oscar Miller
Oct 10, 1882 - January 1981
Albany, New York
John A Martin
Aug 20, 1890 - Jun 20, 1973
Earl Mckie
Jun 14, 1892 - Aug 28, 1972
Frank Mclaughlin
Apr 16, 1896 - Dec 22, 1978
Richard Macdonald
Sep 13, 1894 - March 1980
Albany, New York
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