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John William Pearson (1893 - 1917)

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John William Pearson
1893 - 1917
Born
c. 1893
Death
November 13, 1917
Summary
John William Pearson was born c. 1893, and died at age 23 years old on November 13, 1917. John Pearson was buried at Ypres (menin Gate) Memorial Panel 18 - 24 - 26 - 30. in Belgium. Family, friend, or fan, this family history biography is for you to remember John William Pearson.
Updated: July 24, 2019
Biography ID: 164690554

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c. 1893
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Service number: 3475 Rank: Lance Corporal Regiment: York And Lancaster Regiment Unit/ship/squadron: 2nd/5th Bn.
November 13, 1917
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John Pearson passed away at age 23 years old on November 13, 1917, and was buried at Ypres (menin Gate) Memorial Panel 18 - 24 - 26 - 30. in Belgium. John William Pearson was born c. 1893. Family, friend, or fan, this family history biography is for you to remember John William Pearson.

Average Age & Life Expectancy

John William Pearson lived 47 years shorter than the average Pearson family member when he died at the age of 24.
The average age of a Pearson family member is 71.
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1893 - 1917 World Events

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In 1893, in the year that John William Pearson was born, on May 5th, a crash on the New York Stock Exchange started a depression that lasted 4 years. It was the beginning of the Panic of 1893.

In 1900, John was just 7 years old when the German physicist Max Planck formulated an energy theory, postulating the existence of "quanta," which lays the groundwork for the quantum theory of modern physics. In December, he introduced a paper on the Planck postulate which stated that E=hv - the energy of a photon is proportional to its frequency times a constant. Planck won a Nobel Prize in 1918 for his work in theoretical Physics.

In 1917, in the year of John William Pearson's passing, the U.S. Virgin Islands were purchased from Denmark in January. While they are U.S. citizens, Virgin Islanders are ineligible to vote for the President of the United States.

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