John Peterson (1906 - 2007)

John Peterson
1906 - 2007
updated February 06, 2019
John Peterson was born on May 7, 1906. He died on February 17, 2007 at age 100. We know that John Peterson had been residing in Willmar, Kandiyohi County, Minnesota 56201.

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John Peterson died on February 17, 2007 at age 100. He was born on May 7, 1906. There is no information about John's immediate family. We know that John Peterson had been residing in Willmar, Kandiyohi County, Minnesota 56201.
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In 1906, in the year that John Peterson was born, English biochemist Frederick Hopkins concluded that vitamins are essential to the human body and that a lack of vitamins caused scurvy and rickets. Scurvy and rickets were both huge problems in sailors that were at sea for extended time and the addition of vitamin C, vitamin D, and calcium in their diets helped eradicate the problem.

In 1915, when he was only 9 years old, in May, the RMS Lusitania was sunk by a German torpedo. The Lusitania was a British passenger ship that was sailing from New York to Liverpool England. She sank in 18 minutes - 1,198 died and 761 survived. While travelers were the main casualty - and commodity - the Lusitania did carry wartime weapons. "Remember the Lusitania" became the rallying cry of World War 1.

In 1945, by the time he was 39 years old, on April 12th, President Roosevelt died of natural causes and Harry S. Truman, his Vice-President, became the 33rd President of the United States.

In 1956, by the time he was 50 years old, this was the year that the King of Rock and Roll, Elvis Presley, became an international sensation. He began the year as a regional favorite and ended the year with 17 recordings having been on the Billboard’s Top 100 singles chart, 11 TV appearances, and a movie. Elvis scandalized adults and thrilled teens.

In 1977, John was 71 years old when on May 25th, Star Wars premiered in theaters. Eventually, it became the highest-grossing film of all time - until E.T. surpassed it a few years later. It was an immediate hit with theatergoers.

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Other John Petersons

Oct 19, 1983 - Aug 30, 2003
Mar 3, 1915 - Jan 19, 1978
Unknown - Unknown
Unknown - Unknown
Unknown - Unknown
Aug 10, 1943 - Jun 1, 2015
around 1919 - Jul 8, 1945
around 1915 - Jun 4, 1942
around 1911 - Jan 7, 1943
around 1889 - Oct 2, 1916
around 1897 - Oct 15, 1916
Unknown - Apr 25, 1915
around 1891 - Jul 11, 1917
around 1908 - Feb 3, 1946
around 1897 - Jan 19, 1942
around 1918 - Aug 16, 1944
around 1892 - Jun 7, 1917
around 1914 - Oct 2, 1944
around 1917 - Unknown
around 1922 - Unknown

Other Petersons

Dec 29, 1896 - June 1984
Oct 20, 1881 - April 1969
Aug 2, 1899 - September 1967
Mar 23, 1886 - February 1969
Sep 9, 1903 - May 6, 1989
Apr 1, 1914 - Aug 16, 2006
Jan 5, 1917 - February 1987
Jul 19, 1913 - Dec 5, 2003
Aug 3, 1892 - November 1972
Aug 29, 1909 - Jan 22, 2011
Feb 10, 1908 - December 1972
Jan 5, 1914 - Mar 27, 2009
Jan 14, 1907 - May 10, 2000
Mar 14, 1916 - July 1985
Apr 7, 1880 - November 1965
Feb 8, 1898 - November 1979
Jun 11, 1915 - Nov 25, 2000
Feb 21, 1917 - Feb 2, 2005
Jul 4, 1918 - February 1994
Aug 21, 1916 - September 1986

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Apr 26, 1897 - November 1982
Jun 1, 1892 - May 1977
Jul 27, 1913 - Nov 24, 1995
Apr 28, 1918 - Jul 18, 1997
Jan 12, 1898 - June 1969
Apr 5, 1915 - Aug 2, 1987
Sep 29, 1898 - November 1971
Aug 23, 1915 - Mar 27, 1991
Jun 3, 1918 - Oct 7, 1991
Dec 29, 1896 - June 1984
Aug 15, 1913 - May 12, 1991
Feb 11, 1915 - Apr 22, 2011
Jan 11, 1894 - January 1968
Jun 1, 1915 - Mar 2, 1991
Oct 19, 1918 - Jul 5, 2005
Aug 12, 1915 - Jan 11, 2001
Dec 6, 1906 - Apr 1, 2000
Aug 13, 1894 - September 1962
Apr 3, 1897 - October 1985
Mar 24, 1917 - Apr 8, 2009
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