Joe H Nixon (born 1920)

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Joe H Nixon
1920 - ? (edit)
updated February 06, 2019
Joe H Nixon was born around 1920. We know that Joe H Nixon had been residing in Rhea County, Tennessee United States.

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Joe H Nixon

First name

Joe

Middle name

H

Last Name(s)

Nickname(s) or aliases

Gender

Male

Birth

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Obituary

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Ethnicity & Lineage

White, Citizen

Nationality & Locations Lived

Unknown.

Religion

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Last Known Residence

Rhea County, Tennessee United States

Education

Grammar School

Professions

Farm Hands, General Farms

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Military Service

Military serial#: 34888878
Enlisted: November 16, 1943 in Ft Oglethorpe Georgia
Military branch: No Branch Assignment
Rank: Private, Selectees (enlisted Men)
Terms of enlistment: Enlistment For The Duration Of The War Or Other Emergency, Plus Six Months, Subject To The Discretion Of The President Or Otherwise According To Law

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Joe H Nixon was born around 1920. We are unaware of information about Joe's family or relationships. We know that Joe H Nixon had been residing in Rhea County, Tennessee United States.
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1920 World Events

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In 1920, in the year that Joe H Nixon was born, the Volstead Act became law. Formally called the National Prohibition Act, the Volstead Act enabled law enforcement agencies to carry out the 18th Amendment. It said that "no person shall manufacture, sell, barter, transport, import, export, deliver, or furnish any intoxicating liquor except as authorized by this act" and defined intoxicating liquor as any beverage containing more than 0.5% alcohol by volume.

In 1931, on May 1st, the Empire State Building opened in New York City. At 1,454 feet (including the roof and antenna), it was the tallest building in the world until the World Trade Center's North Tower was built in 1970. (It is now the 34th tallest.) Opening at the beginning of the Great Depression, most of the offices in the Empire State Building remained unoccupied for years and the observation deck was an equal source of revenue and kept the building profitable.

In 1951, on June 25th, CBS began broadcasting in color. There were well over 10 million televisions by that time. The first show in color was a musical variety special titled "Premiere". Hardly anyone had a color TV that could see the show.

In 1964, on June 11th, activist Nelson Mandela was sentenced to life imprisonment in South Africa for conspiring to overthrow the state (because of his numerous anti-apartheid activities). He served 27 years in prison.

In 1978, on November 18th, Jim Jones's Peoples Temple followers committed mass suicide in Jonestown, Guyana - where they had moved, from San Francisco, as a group. Jones was the leader of the cult and ordered his followers to drink cyanide-laced punch, which they did. Whole families (women and children included) died - more than 900 people in all.

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Ernest L Nixon
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Henry J Nixon
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William C Nixon
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John M Jr Nixon
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Born: around 1917
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