John David Cato (1949 - 1962)

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John David Cato
1949 - 1962
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1949
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1962
Kew, Australia
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Kew, Australia
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John David Cato was born in 1949. He was born to Frederick Th Cato and Bettine Miller Cato. He died in 1962 in Kew, Australia at 13 years old.
Updated: February 6, 2019
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John David Cato passed away in 1962 in Kew, Australia at 13 years old. He was born in 1949. He was born to Frederick Th Cato and Bettine Miller Cato.

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In 1949, in the year that John David Cato was born, on January 25th, the first Emmy Awards (for television) were handed out in Los Angeles. Shirley Dinsdale won for the Most Outstanding Television Personality and Pantomime Quiz Time earned an Emmy for the Most Popular Television Program.

In 1950, he was just 1 year old when on October 2, Charlie Brown appeared in the first Peanuts comic strip - created by Charles Schultz - and he was the only character in that strip. That year, Schultz said that Charlie was 4 years old, but Charlie aged a bit through the years.

In 1958, by the time he was merely 9 years old, 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 1962, in the year of John David Cato's passing, on February 20th, Lt. Col. John H. Glenn, Jr. became the first American to orbit the Earth. The Friendship 7 flew three times around the earth in 4 hours and 55 minutes. At age 77, Glenn returned to space - the oldest person to fly in space.

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