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John Saylor (1960 - 1985)

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John Saylor
1960 - 1985
Born
September 6, 1960
Death
July 1985
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John Saylor was born on September 6, 1960, and died at age 24 years old in July 1985.
Updated: October 1, 2011
Biography ID: 2884671

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John Saylor passed away at age 24 years old in July 1985. John Saylor was born on September 6, 1960.

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John Saylor lived 48 years shorter than the average Saylor family member when he died at the age of 24.
The average age of a Saylor family member is 72.
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1960 - 1985 World Events

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In 1960, in the year that John Saylor was born, on May 1st, an American CIA U-2 spy plane, piloted by Francis Gary Powers, was shot down by a surface-to-air missile over the Soviet Union. Powers ejected and survived but was captured. The U.S. claimed that the U-2 was a "weather plane" but Powers was convicted in the Soviet Union of espionage. He was released in 1962 after 1 year, 9 months and 10 days in prison.

In 1970, when he was only 10 years old, on May 1st, US troops invaded Cambodia, expanding the Vietnam War. The invasion of Cambodia was a Nixon policy, although it was argued against by both his Secretary of State and his Secretary of Defense.

In 1975, by the time he was merely 15 years old, in January, Popular Mechanics featured the Altair 8800 on it's cover. The Altair home computer kit allowed consumers to build and program their own personal computers. Thousands were sold in the first month.

In 1985, in the year of John Saylor's passing, on March 15th, the first internet domain name was registered - Symbolics.com. Symbolics, Inc., a spinoff of the MIT AI Lab, was a computer manufacturer headquartered in Massachusetts. The company no longer exists and the domain name was sold 25 years later.

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