John Thornley (born 1822)

John Thornley
1822 - ? (edit)
updated February 06, 2019
John Thornley was born on June 25, 1822.
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In 1822, in the year that John Thornley was born, was the year that coffee was no longer banned in Sweden. Originally used as a religious drink in Arabia more than 1100 years ago, coffee was banned in many European countries until the 18th century.

In 1900, the U.S. population exceeded 75 million, rising about 13 million from the 1890 census. 87.9% of the population was white, 11.6% was African-American, 0.7% was Hispanic, and 0.5% was Native American, Asian, and other minorities.

In 1923, on August 2nd, Calvin Coolidge was sworn in as the 30th President of the United States due to the sudden death of Warren G. Harding. After the scandals of the Harding presidency, Coolidge restored public confidence and was very popular. He won the Presidential election in 1924 but declined to run again in 1928.

In 1957, on October 4th, the Soviet Union launched Sputnik I, the first man made earth-orbiting satellite - and triggered the Space Race. Sputnik I was only 23 inches in diameter and had no tracking equipment, only 4 antennas, but it had a big impact.

In 1984, due to outrage about "Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom" (it seemed too "dark" to many and it was rated PG), a new rating was devised - PG-13. The first film rated PG-13 was "Red Dawn".

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c. 1894 - Apr 21, 1917
c. 1888 - Aug 4, 1916
c. 1899 - May 27, 1918
c. 1892 - May 4, 1915
c. 1890 - Oct 25, 1918
c. 1924 - Oct 1, 1944
c. 1886 - Jun 18, 1917
c. 1854 - Feb 26, 1916
c. 1912 - Apr 13, 1944
c. 1913 - Jan 16, 1945
c. 1886 - Mar 31, 1918
c. 1915 - Unknown
1868 - 1932
1847 - 1884
Unknown - Unknown
1831 - 1877
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Sep 12, 1912 - Mar 19, 1999
Mar 30, 1902 - Dec 10, 1993
Jul 1, 1910 - July 1987
Apr 5, 1912 - October 1985
Jul 30, 1896 - September 1978
Feb 25, 1921 - Jan 15, 1995
Jan 25, 1896 - Mar 2, 1989
Jan 25, 1921 - Apr 9, 2005
Dec 10, 1895 - February 1982
Jan 5, 1918 - July 1984
Mar 2, 1901 - January 1963
Dec 15, 1927 - May 1981
Nov 2, 1923 - Oct 24, 2002
Jun 11, 1921 - Jan 6, 2000
Jan 1, 1917 - Sep 9, 2010

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Aug 23, 1887 - Unknown
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c. 1894 - Unknown
Sep 22, 1884 - Unknown
Mar 22, 1865 - Unknown
May 6, 1859 - Unknown
May 18, 1829 - Unknown
February 1836 - Unknown
Dec 19, 1919 - Unknown
Aug 22, 1921 - Unknown
Jan 26, 1946 - Unknown
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Oct 14, 1900 - Unknown
Aug 7, 1894 - March 1980
c. 1860 - Unknown
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Oct 8, 1867 - Unknown
Nov 28, 1878 - Unknown
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