John Carter (1915 - 1976)

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John Carter
1915 - 1976
updated February 06, 2019
John Carter was born on April 23, 1915. He died in February 1976 at 60 years old. We know that John Carter had been residing in Dallas, Dallas County, Texas 75229.

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John Carter died in February 1976 at 60 years old. He was born on April 23, 1915. There is no information about John's family or relationships. We know that John Carter had been residing in Dallas, Dallas County, Texas 75229.
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1915 - 1976 World Events

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In 1915, in the year that John Carter was born, the Superior Court in Fulton County Georgia accepted the charter for the establishment of the new Ku Klux Klan, succeeding the Klan that flourished in the South in the late 1800's. This iteration of the Klan adopted white clothing and used many of the code words from the first Klan, adding cross burnings and mass marches in an attempt to intimidate others.

In 1931, John was 16 years old when 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 1958, he was 43 years old when on March 24th, Elvis Presley was inducted into the United States Army. Although he could have served in Special Services as an entertainer, he chose to become a regular soldier. Almost everyone thought it would be the end of his career - it wasn't.

In 1968, John was 53 years old when on June 5th, Sen. Robert F. Kennedy was shot at the Ambassador Hotel in Los Angeles by Sirhan after celebrating his win in the California presidential primary. He died the next day at Good Samaritan Hospital.

In 1976, in the year of John Carter's passing, The United States celebrated the Bicentennial of the adoption of the Declaration of Independence. It was a year long celebration, with the biggest events taking place on July 4th.

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Nov 21, 1922 - May 20, 1998
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Feb 16, 1954 - April 1989
Anna G Carter
Nov 15, 1922 - Feb 3, 1999
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Jul 11, 1958 - December 1986
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Tampa, Florida
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Jun 8, 1880 - January 1976
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