John Phillips (1908 - 1958)

John Phillips
1908 - 1958
updated February 06, 2019
John Phillips was born on June 16, 1908. He died in February 1958 at 49 years of age.

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John Phillips died in February 1958 at 49 years of age. He was born on June 16, 1908. We have no information about John's immediate family.
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In 1908, in the year that John Phillips was born, the Federal Bureau of Investigation was established as the domestic intelligence and security service of the United States; it simultaneously served as the nation's prime federal law enforcement agency. Stanley Finch was the first Chief (now called Director).

In 1913, he was only 5 years old when Henry Ford installed the first moving assembly line for the mass production of an entire automobile. It had previously taken 12 hours to assemble a whole vehicle - now it took only two hours and 30 minutes! Inspired by the production lines at flour mills, breweries, canneries and industrial bakeries, along with the disassembly of animal carcasses in Chicago’s meat-packing plants, Ford created moving belts for parts and the assembly line was born.

In 1925, when he was 17 years old, gangster Al "Scarface" Capone took over the Chicago bootlegging racket at age 26. Previously right hand man to boss Johnny Torrio, Capone took over when Torrio was shot and severely injured and decided to resign. The bootlegging and brothel organization was massive and when asked what he did, Capone often replied "I am just a businessman, giving the people what they want".

In 1944, at the age of 36 years old, John was alive when on June 22nd, the Servicemen's Readjustment Act of 1944, called the G.I. Bill, was signed into law, pushed through by the veteran's organizations. Benefits provided for veterans to return to school (high school, vocational school, or college), obtain low interest home mortgages and low interest business loans, and (if needed) one year of unemployment insurance. Since most returning vets immediately found work, less than 20% of the unemployment benefits were distributed.

In 1958, in the year of John Phillips's passing, on January 31st, Explorer I, the United States' answer to Sputnik I (and 2,) was launched. America had entered the Space Race. The first spacecraft to detect the Van Allen radiation belt, it remained in orbit until 1970.

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May 26, 1944 - Oct 15, 1993
Nov 30, 1944 - Oct 7, 2002
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Nov 20, 1945 - Mar 5, 2005
Jan 15, 1947 - Aug 4, 1994
Jul 24, 1914 - May 28, 2002
Dec 10, 1946 - Sep 7, 2002
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Aug 22, 1873 - January 1968
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