John Sharum (1926 - 1968)

John Sharum
1926 - 1968
updated February 06, 2019
John Sharum was born on January 6, 1926. He died in July 1968 at 42 years old. We know that John Sharum had been residing in Fort Smith, Sebastian County, Arkansas 72901.
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John Sharum passed away in July 1968 at 42 years old. He was born on January 6, 1926. There is no information about John's immediate family. We know that John Sharum had been residing in Fort Smith, Sebastian County, Arkansas 72901.
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In 1926, in the year that John Sharum was born, on November 15th, NBC was founded. It was the U.S.'s first major broadcast network. Ownership of the network was split between RCA (a majority partner at 50%), its founding corporate parent General Electric (which owned 30%), and Westinghouse (which owned the remaining 20%).

In 1935, by the time he was only 9 years old, on August 14, the Social Security Act was signed into law. The purpose was to "provide federal assistance to those unable to work". The law established the Social Security Administration whose primary focus was to "provide aid for the elderly, the unemployed, and children". The Act survived many Supreme Court challenges and the Administration continues until today.

In 1948, by the time he was 22 years old, on May 14th, the State of Israel was proclaimed by David Ben-Gurion, who became Israel's first Premier, and the U.S. officially recognized Israel. That evening, Egypt launched an air assault on Israel.

In 1959, he was 33 years old when on August 8th, Hawaii became the 50th state of the United States. The US flag was changed to show 50 stars.

In 1968, in the year of John Sharum's passing, on April 4th, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., the civil rights leader, was shot and killed by an assassin in Memphis. James Earl Ray was apprehended and plead guilty to shooting Dr. King. Ray died in jail in 1998.

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