James Shimer (1955 - 1987)

James Shimer
1955 - 1987
updated February 06, 2019
James Shimer was born on September 7, 1955. He died in June 1987 at age 31. We know that James Shimer had been residing in Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California 90027.


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James Shimer died in June 1987 at 31 years old. He was born on September 7, 1955. We have no information about James's immediate family. We know that James Shimer had been residing in Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California 90027.
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In 1955, in the year that James Shimer was born, in January, President Eisenhower sent direct aid to South Vietnam. In February, U.S. advisors were sent to train troops.

In 1962, when he was only 7 years old, on October 1st, African-American James H. Meredith, escorted by federal marshals, registered at the University of Mississippi - becoming the first African-American student admitted to the segregated college. He had been inspired by President Kennedy's inaugural address to apply for admission.

In 1970, when he was only 15 years old, on April 10th, Paul McCartney announced that he was leaving the Beatles. (John Lennon had previously told the band that he was leaving but hadn't publicly announced it.) By the end of the year, each Beatle had his own album.

In 1976, he was 21 years old when on August 4th, a mysterious illness struck an American Legion convention in Philadelphia. Within a week, 25 people had died and 130 people had been hospitalized. It was the first known instance of what came to be called "Legionnaires Disease."

In 1987, in the year of James Shimer's passing, on October 19th, stock exchanges around the world crashed. Beginning in Hong Kong then spreading to Europe, the crash then hit the United States. It was called Black Monday. The Dow Jones fell 508 points to 1,738.74 (22.61%).

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