Joel Ray Borden (1935 - 2009)

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Joel Ray Borden
1935 - 2009
updated February 06, 2019
Joel Ray Borden was born on September 24, 1935. He died on July 28, 2009 at age 73. We know that Joel Ray Borden had been residing in New Paris, Preble County, Ohio 45347.

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Joel Ray Borden passed away on July 28, 2009 at 73 years old. He was born on September 24, 1935. We are unaware of information about Joel's family or relationships. We know that Joel Ray Borden had been residing in New Paris, Preble County, Ohio 45347.
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In 1935, in the year that Joel Ray Borden was born, the BOI's name (the Bureau of Investigation) was changed to the FBI (Federal Bureau of Investigation) and it officially became a separate agency with the Department of Justice. J. Edgar Hoover, the Chief of the BOI, continued in his office and became the first Director of the FBI. The FBI's responsibility is to "detect and prosecute crimes against the United States".

In 1946, by the time he was just 11 years old, on July 4th, the Philippines gained independence from the United States. In 1964, Independence Day in the Philippines was moved from July 4th to June 12th at the insistence of nationalists and historians.

In 1953, when he was 18 years old, on July 27th, the Korean Armistice Agreement was signed. The Armistice was to last until "a final peaceful settlement is achieved". No peaceful settlement has ever been agreed upon.

In 1971, by the time he was 36 years old, in March, Congress passed the Twenty-sixth Amendment to the United States Constitution, which lowered the voting age to 18 (from 21). It was a response to the criticism that men could fight at 18, but not vote for the policies and politicians who sent them to war. The states quickly ratified the Amendment and it was signed into law on July 1st by President Richard Nixon.

In 1991, Joel was 56 years old when on November 7th, legendary basketball player Magic Johnson announced that he had HIV. In 1991, the public was confused about the difference between HIV and AIDS (HIV is a virus that can lead to AIDS) and there was little treatment for either. Most thought that Johnson would die within a year or so. Also, the transmission of AIDS wasn't understood so he had to retire from basketball. Magic Johnson is still alive and well.

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Lloyd W Borden
Jul 23, 1911 - May 2, 1994
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Walter S Borden
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Martha P Borden
Aug 23, 1938 - May 5, 2003
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Sep 26, 1885 - October 1975
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Aug 19, 1960 - Apr 10, 2006
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Allen O Borden
Jun 30, 1909 - Jan 3, 1999
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Herman Borden
Nov 8, 1913 - August 1975
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Irving M Borden
Feb 28, 1926 - May 7, 2003
Bronx, NY
Leroy Borden
Oct 11, 1927 - November 1980
Polkton, North Carolina
James T Borden
May 4, 1932 - May 12, 2003
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Julia Borden
May 1, 1937 - February 1975
Jeanette R Borden
Jul 4, 1898 - Aug 23, 2004
Seaboard, NC
Charles Borden
Feb 10, 1919 - November 1985
Brooklyn, New York
Chanie Borden
Dec 26, 1916 - Mar 3, 2010
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Baynard Borden
May 14, 1904 - August 1963
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Jan 22, 1925 - Dec 3, 1998
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