John A Whiteman (1910 - 1987)

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Burial / Funeral

National Memorial Cemetery Of Arizona
Section 23 Site 91,
23029 North Cave Creek Road, Phoenix, Az

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Last Known Residence

Chino Valley, Yavapai County, Arizona

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Branch of service: Us Army, Us Army
Rank attained: M SGT
Wars/Conflicts: World War Ii, Korea

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1910 - In the year that John A Whiteman was born, Thomas Edison introduced his kinetophone, which he hoped would make "talkies" a reality. But the sound wasn't synchronized to the pictures and only 45 Kinetophones were made.

1957 - John was 47 years old when on October 4th, the Soviet Union launched Sputnik I, the first man made earth-orbiting satellite - and triggered the Space Race. Sputnik I was only 23 inches in diameter and had no tracking equipment, only 4 antennas, but it had a big impact.

1963 - At the age of 53 years old, John was alive when on November 22nd, Vice President Lyndon B. Johnson became the 36th President of the United States when President John Kennedy was shot and killed in Dallas, Texas. Johnson was sworn in on the plane carrying Kennedy's body back to Washington D.C.

1977 - John was 67 years old when on January 20th, Jimmy Carter became the 39th President of the United States. Running against incumbent Gerald Ford, he won 50.1% of the popular vote to Ford's 48.0%. He was elected to only one term.

1987 - In the year of John A Whiteman'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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John A Whiteman died on July 11, 1987 at age 76. No cause of death has been listed. He was buried in National Memorial Cemetery Of Arizona Section 23 Site 91, Phoenix, Az. He was born on December 7, 1910. We have no information about John's surviving family. We know that John A Whiteman had been residing in Chino Valley, Yavapai County, Arizona.

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