James Wilkins

(1872 - 1966)

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James Wilkins
1872 - 1966
Born
October 4, 1872
Death
August 1966
Last Known Residence
Van Buren, Crawford County, Arkansas 72956
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James Wilkins was born on October 4, 1872. He died in August 1966 at 93 years old. We know that James Wilkins had been residing in Van Buren, Crawford County, Arkansas 72956.
Updated: February 06, 2019
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James Wilkins died in August 1966 at 93 years old. He was born on October 4, 1872. We have no information about James's family or relationships. We know that James Wilkins had been residing in Van Buren, Crawford County, Arkansas 72956.

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In 1872, in the year that James Wilkins was born, on May 10th, Victoria Woodhull became the first woman to be nominated for President of the United States. She was too young to qualify for President - a year under the minimum age, 35 - and women couldn't vote but she was nominated by the Equal Rights Party, which supported equal rights and suffrage for women. She didn't appear on the official ballot.

In 1895, when he was 23 years old, on March 15th, in County Tipperary, Ireland, Michael Cleary killed his wife of 8 years, Bridget, and burned her body. His defense was that his "wife" was a changeling that was left in his real wife's place when she was abducted by fairies. He was nonetheless convicted and imprisoned for manslaughter. He spent 15 years in prison.

In 1929, when he was 57 years old, American Samoa officially became a U.S. territory. Although a part of the United States since 1900, the Ratification Act of 1929 vested "all civil, judicial, and military powers in the President of the United States of America".

In 1936, James was 64 years old when on November 3rd, President Franklin Delano Roosevelt was reelected to a second term. He ran against Republican Governor Alf Landon (Kansas), defeating Landon in the popular vote by 60.8% to 36.5%. Vermont and Maine were the only two states in which Landon won. John Nance Garner IV became the Vice-President in this election.

In 1966, in the year of James Wilkins's passing, on July 1st, Medicare became available after President Johnson signed into law the Medicare Act in 1965. President Truman had received the first Medicare card since he had been the first to propose national healthcare law. insurance.

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Feb 15, 1941 - Aug 1989 1941 - 1989
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Oct 22, 1916 - Sep 1974 1916 - 1974
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