John Dawson (1920 - 1981)

John Dawson
1920 - 1981
updated February 06, 2019
John Dawson was born on September 27, 1920. He died in February 1981 at 60 years of age. We know that John Dawson had been residing in Savannah, Chatham County, Georgia 31411.
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John Dawson died in February 1981 at 60 years old. He was born on September 27, 1920. We have no information about John's family or relationships. We know that John Dawson had been residing in Savannah, Chatham County, Georgia 31411.
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In 1920, in the year that John Dawson was born, the Volstead Act became law. Formally called the National Prohibition Act, the Volstead Act enabled law enforcement agencies to carry out the 18th Amendment. It said that "no person shall manufacture, sell, barter, transport, import, export, deliver, or furnish any intoxicating liquor except as authorized by this act" and defined intoxicating liquor as any beverage containing more than 0.5% alcohol by volume.

In 1946, he was 26 years old when 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 1951, he was 31 years old when on February 27th, the 22nd Amendment to the US Constitution (which limited the number of terms a president may serve to two) was ratified by 36 states, making it a part of the U.S. Constitution. The Amendment was both a reaction to the 4 term Roosevelt presidency and also the recognition of a long-standing tradition in American politics.

In 1972, by the time he was 52 years old, on November 7th, Richard Nixon won re-election, amidst the dawning knowledge of the Watergate scandal, by 60.7% to anti-war candidate George McGovern's 37.5%.

In 1981, in the year of John Dawson's passing, on August 1st, MTV debuted. It was the first music video TV channel. The first music video played was the Buggles' "Video Killed the Radio Star" - the second was Pat Benatar's "You Better Run".

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Unknown - Aug 3, 1917
c. 1894 - Apr 26, 1915
1900 - Oct 17, 1918
1916 - Aug 30, 1942
c. 1888 - Apr 26, 1941
1919 - Nov 24, 1943
c. 1893 - Aug 1, 1917
c. 1899 - Mar 30, 1918
c. 1890 - Oct 15, 1914
Unknown - Jun 19, 1915
c. 1906 - Mar 25, 1944
c. 1920 - Mar 30, 1942
c. 1894 - Apr 24, 1918
c. 1923 - Jun 24, 1944
c. 1888 - Aug 28, 1915
1873 - Mar 19, 1915

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Nov 27, 1911 - August 1983
Mar 18, 1917 - Mar 24, 1994
Apr 13, 1914 - May 1970
Nov 19, 1923 - Feb 11, 2003
Feb 8, 1911 - Nov 15, 1993
Jun 20, 1929 - Dec 2, 1986
Nov 29, 1896 - July 1979
May 10, 1935 - Dec 29, 2003
Aug 19, 1901 - Mar 20, 1994
Sep 14, 1950 - Mar 18, 2011
Nov 22, 1946 - Dec 19, 2000
Sep 24, 1951 - November 1981
Oct 21, 1955 - November 1993
Mar 22, 1897 - October 1976
Mar 13, 1912 - Feb 1, 2007
Feb 10, 1962 - August 1986
May 7, 1963 - Nov 23, 1993
Dec 27, 1891 - September 1972
Sep 24, 1914 - Apr 29, 1974
Jan 2, 1905 - September 1976

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Dec 20, 1910 - Feb 10, 2005
Nov 16, 1917 - Feb 7, 1988
Oct 26, 1919 - Mar 29, 2001
Aug 21, 1908 - Dec 1, 1999
Sep 2, 1907 - May 1, 1996
Jun 5, 1922 - Sep 3, 2001
Dec 16, 1922 - Aug 23, 2007
Nov 20, 1892 - December 1971
May 8, 1921 - January 1981
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