James S Smith

(1909 - 1995)

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James S Smith
1909 - 1995
Born
April 27, 1909
Death
July 18, 1995
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Jackson, Hinds County, Mississippi 39211
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James S Smith was born on April 27, 1909. He died on July 18, 1995 at 86 years of age. We know that James S Smith had been residing in Jackson, Hinds County, Mississippi 39211.
Updated: February 06, 2019
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James S Smith died on July 18, 1995 at 86 years old. He was born on April 27, 1909. There is no information about James's immediate family. We know that James S Smith had been residing in Jackson, Hinds County, Mississippi 39211.

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In 1909, in the year that James S Smith was born, Polish physician and medical researcher Paul Ehrlich found a cure for syphilis, which was a prevalent (but undiscussed) disease. He found that an arsenic compound completely cured syphilis within 3 weeks.

In 1915, he was just 6 years old when the Superior Court in Fulton County Georgia accepted the charter for the establishment of the new Ku Klux Klan, succeeding the Klan that flourished in the South in the late 1800's. This iteration of the Klan adopted white clothing and used many of the code words from the first Klan, adding cross burnings and mass marches in an attempt to intimidate others.

In 1963, by the time he was 54 years old, on November 22nd, Vice President Lyndon B. Johnson became the 36th President of the United States when President John Kennedy was shot and killed in Dallas, Texas. Johnson was sworn in on the plane carrying Kennedy's body back to Washington D.C.

In 1987, he was 78 years old when was the first time that a criminal in the United States - a serial rapist - was convicted through the use of DNA evidence.

In 1995, in the year of James S Smith's passing, on May 19th, the deadliest terrorist attack on American soil - before 9/11 - took place in Oklahoma City. A truck bomb went off outside the Alfred P. Murrah Federal Building in downtown - killing 68 people, injuring more than 680 others, and destroying one-third of the building. The most disturbing images were of children - a daycare center was hit by the bomb. The deadliest incident of domestic terrorism ever, Timothy McVeigh, Terry Nichols, and Michael Fortier were convicted of the bombing.

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