John Atchison (1880 - 1973)

John Atchison
1880 - 1973
updated February 06, 2019
John Atchison was born on January 2, 1880. He died in January 1973 at 92 years old. We know that John Atchison had been residing in Doddridge, Miller County, Arkansas 71834.


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John Atchison passed away in January 1973 at 92 years of age. He was born on January 2, 1880. There is no information about John's immediate family. We know that John Atchison had been residing in Doddridge, Miller County, Arkansas 71834.
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In 1880, in the year that John Atchison was born, on February 4th, five members of one family in Ontario, Canada were killed and their farm was burned by a mob. Called the Black Donnelly Massacre, the Irish family had been feuding with other citizens of the town. No one was ever convicted.

In 1898, when he was 18 years old, magnate and philanthropist John D. Rockefeller's Standard Oil Company controlled 84% of the oil and pipelines in the United States. Rockefeller grew Standard Oil through the merger of several other small oil companies throughout the U.S., creating a monopoly.

In 1913, at the age of 33 years old, John was alive when the Philippine–American War ended for good in June. While the official end of the war was in 1902, fighting continued for several years. An estimated 200,000 to 250,000 total Filipino civilians died and although the U.S. viewed its role as a colonial presence as one of preparing the Philippines for independence, American colonization drastically changed the character off the culture. The Catholic Church was no longer the state religion and English became the primary language of the government.

In 1948, when he was 68 years old, on May 14th, the State of Israel was proclaimed by David Ben-Gurion, who became Israel's first Premier, and the U.S. officially recognized Israel. That evening, Egypt launched an air assault on Israel.

In 1973, in the year of John Atchison's passing, in October, Vice President Spiro Agnew resigned - President Nixon nominated Gerald Ford for Vice President. Nixon's tax returns came under investigation. Nixon offered the recently discovered Oval Office tapes be heard by one person and summarized - his offer was rejected by the Special Prosecutor. Nixon ordered the Attorney General, then the assistant Attorney General, to fire the Special Prosecutor. Both refused and were fired. The Solicitor General became the acting Attorney General and fired the Special Prosecutor (the Saturday Night Massacre). Nixon releases some of the tapes, under extreme pressure because of the firings.

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Mar 31, 1936 - September 1991
Dec 2, 1900 - Jan 18, 2002
Aug 4, 1943 - Dec 3, 1991
Nov 26, 1945 - September 1985
Apr 22, 1950 - Oct 4, 2007
Oct 17, 1952 - Jun 20, 2009
Oct 27, 1906 - Sep 1, 2003
Jul 5, 1899 - July 1977
Aug 30, 1890 - July 1978
Jan 8, 1902 - May 1982
Apr 5, 1921 - January 1980
Jul 25, 1918 - Jul 2, 1990
Oct 9, 1921 - Apr 9, 1998
May 23, 1894 - September 1970
Aug 30, 1923 - Aug 26, 2002
Oct 29, 1927 - Jul 28, 2004
Dec 2, 1926 - Mar 21, 2005
Apr 2, 1919 - Dec 18, 1998
Sep 25, 1915 - April 1988
Aug 16, 1891 - March 1971

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Apr 30, 1894 - February 1973
Sep 26, 1908 - Jul 10, 1994
Sep 25, 1935 - Feb 1, 2003
May 4, 1935 - May 18, 2010
Apr 6, 1936 - Jul 1, 1990
Feb 2, 1899 - May 1974
Aug 30, 1929 - Jul 6, 2001
May 2, 1935 - December 1986
May 5, 1916 - Dec 1, 2000
May 8, 1926 - Apr 27, 2002
Oct 12, 1912 - January 1981
Dec 28, 1933 - Dec 10, 2001
Jan 31, 1894 - May 1974
Jan 16, 1935 - Dec 17, 2010
Jan 16, 1888 - August 1977
Feb 4, 1883 - September 1974
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