James Upton (1899 - 1974)

James Upton
1899 - 1974
updated February 06, 2019
James Upton was born on March 4, 1899. He died in April 1974 at 75 years old. We know that James Upton had been residing in Homer, Claiborne County, Louisiana 71040.
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James Upton passed away in April 1974 at 75 years of age. He was born on March 4, 1899. We have no information about James's family. We know that James Upton had been residing in Homer, Claiborne County, Louisiana 71040.
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In 1899, in the year that James Upton was born, on February 14th, the first voting machines were approved by Congress for use in federal elections. Several states were already using voting machines in their elections and the Federal government was finally convinced of their safety and accuracy.

In 1907, at the age of only 8 years old, James was alive when the second Hague peace conference was called by Russia in the Netherlands. While nothing was settled regarding the matter of peace among nations, many resolutions were passed (and accepted by many nations) about the conventions of war - especially the protection of noncombatants.

In 1923, when he was 24 years old, the A.C. Nielsen Company was founded in Chicago. It provided an audience measurement system that could provide radio station owners with information on their listeners and the popularity of their shows. Later, the Nielsen company became the basis for the fate of television programs.

In 1947, by the time he was 48 years old, on April 15th, Jackie Robinson joined the Brooklyn Dodgers, playing first base. He was the first black man to play in the Major Leagues. Since the 1880's, professional baseball had been segregated and blacks played in the "Negro leagues". He went on to play for 10 years.

In 1974, in the year of James Upton's passing, on July 30th, the House Judiciary Committee adopted three articles of impeachment against President Nixon. He was charged with obstruction of justice, failure to uphold laws, and the refusal to produce material subpoenaed by the committee. In order to avoid impeachment, Richard M. Nixon announced that he would resign on August 8th, the first President to do so.

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May 4, 1900 - July 1985
Aug 25, 1900 - October 1971
Feb 20, 1908 - May 3, 1999
Apr 3, 1925 - Feb 6, 2003
Dec 6, 1916 - Jun 24, 1996
Nov 13, 1922 - April 1980
Jan 1, 1959 - Mar 16, 2010
May 6, 1891 - September 1965
Apr 26, 1925 - Dec 6, 2006
Jan 9, 1895 - October 1984
May 15, 1923 - Jan 26, 2008
Nov 23, 1913 - Feb 23, 1994
Aug 2, 1923 - Jun 19, 2007
Sep 21, 1909 - Dec 4, 1999
Aug 26, 1929 - Aug 18, 1985
Oct 10, 1935 - Oct 4, 1993
Mar 25, 1912 - Oct 1, 2006
Jul 8, 1933 - Mar 4, 1997
Mar 14, 1937 - Oct 6, 1993
Aug 6, 1939 - Mar 14, 2004

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Feb 23, 1907 - December 1985
Jun 10, 1895 - April 1964
Apr 20, 1899 - August 1978
Feb 18, 1903 - August 1966
Jul 6, 1919 - March 1978
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Feb 15, 1903 - January 1968
May 3, 1903 - Mar 1, 1989
Jun 6, 1913 - Jul 18, 1987
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