John Williamson (1893 - 1965)

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John Williamson
1893 - 1965
updated February 06, 2019
John Williamson was born on August 13, 1893. He died in July 1965 at 71 years of age. We know that John Williamson had been residing in Arkansas.


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John Williamson died in July 1965 at 71 years of age. He was born on August 13, 1893. We are unaware of information about John's family or relationships. We know that John Williamson had been residing in Arkansas.
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In 1893, in the year that John Williamson was born, a songbook, called Song Stories for the Kindergarten, was published by sisters Patty and Mildred Hill. One of the songs included in the book was "Good Morning to All" - later the lyrics were changed and it became "Happy Birthday to You".

In 1905, at the age of merely 12 years old, John was alive when acclaimed dancer Isadora Duncan established the first school of modern dance in Berlin Germany. Isadora Duncan, born in San Francisco California, dedicated herself to the creation of beauty - through dance. Her focus on the movement of the human body rather than formal kinds of dance helped to give rise to the modern dance movement.

In 1917, when he was 24 years old, it is believed that a worldwide influenza pandemic began in Asia. By 1920, it is estimated that 50 - 100 million died throughout the world (3 - 5% of the population). In the U.S. alone, 500,000 perished from what came to be called the Spanish Flu or the 1918 flu.

In 1951, by the time he was 58 years old, on February 27th, the 22nd Amendment to the US Constitution (which limited the number of terms a president may serve to two) was ratified by 36 states, making it a part of the U.S. Constitution. The Amendment was both a reaction to the 4 term Roosevelt presidency and also the recognition of a long-standing tradition in American politics.

In 1965, in the year of John Williamson's passing, from August 11 to 16, riots broke out in Watts, a Black section of Los Angeles. An allegedly drunk African-American driver was stopped by LA police and, after a fight, police brutality was alleged - and the riots began. 34 people died in the rioting and over $40 million in property damage occurred. The National Guard was called in to help the LA police quell rioting.

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Other John Williamsons

John Danforth Williamson
Feb 1, 1907 - May 25, 1932
John William Williamson
around 1892 - Mar 23, 1918
John William Williamson
around 1923 - Apr 23, 1943
John William Williamson
Died: Oct 31, 1941
John William Williamson
Died: Sep 27, 1914
John William Williamson
around 1893 - Jun 28, 1916
John William Williamson
around 1896 - Apr 26, 1917
John Thomas Williamson
around 1888 - Mar 11, 1917
John Thomas Williamson
around 1909 - Feb 28, 1944
John Thomas Williamson
Died: Mar 10, 1915
John Stubbs Williamson
around 1892 - Aug 10, 1918
John Stanley Williamson
around 1887 - Apr 25, 1915
John Sherwood Williamson
Died: Oct 5, 1944
John Sanders Williamson
around 1919 - Sep 17, 1944
John Rodger Williamson
around 1898 - Mar 21, 1918
John Robertson Williamson
around 1894 - Oct 24, 1918
John Robert Williamson
Died: Nov 10, 1915
John Reuben Williamson
around 1895 - Mar 30, 1916

Other Williamsons

James Williamson
Oct 13, 1887 - February 1965
De Queen, Arkansas
Raymond J Williamson
Nov 23, 1902 - Feb 15, 1993
Little Rock, AR
Cloyd Williamson
May 7, 1903 - March 1951
Tollison Williamson
May 1, 1902 - March 1969
Dallas, Texas
Veeda Williamson
May 3, 1921 - May 1981
Charlie Williamson
Apr 30, 1889 - June 1966
Malvern, Arkansas
Grace Williamson
Oct 13, 1908 - June 1972
Russellville, Arkansas
Julius Williamson
Jul 7, 1907 - January 1981
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Donley Williamson
Dec 25, 1914 - April 1973
Floyd D Williamson
Sep 6, 1952 - Feb 6, 2011
Eudora, AR
Henry J Williamson
Nov 3, 1952 - Feb 24, 2011
Savannah, GA
Philip Williamson
Sep 17, 1916 - April 1976
James L Williamson
Sep 27, 1911 - Jan 18, 1993
Little Rock, AR
D J Williamson
Mar 31, 1905 - May 26, 2000
Russellville, AR
Albert Williamson
May 27, 1893 - January 1982
Stuttgart, Arkansas
Ester Williamson
Jun 1, 1910 - May 1974
Cleveland, Ohio
Ruby Williamson
Apr 12, 1910 - Aug 31, 1999
Melbourne, AR
William Williamson
Nov 20, 1883 - November 1964
Leonard Williamson
Oct 4, 1895 - August 1972
Russellville, Arkansas
Roy Williamson
Oct 17, 1914 - February 1989
Prescott, AR

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Apr 12, 1907 - Oct 12, 1990
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De Queen, Arkansas
Grace Decordova
Apr 5, 1903 - Jul 24, 1991
Oklahoma City, OK
Bonnie Baker
Mar 29, 1915 - December 1967
Jacksonville, Texas
Willie Ward
Sep 7, 1904 - November 1970
Shreveport, Louisiana
Charles Roberts
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Austin Mashburn
Jul 25, 1905 - December 1968
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William James
Jul 9, 1904 - August 1961
Willie Hill
Apr 10, 1906 - November 1979
Chicago, Illinois
Loyce Metcalf
Apr 18, 1913 - November 1982
Duncanville, Texas
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Baytown, Texas
John Newton
Mar 10, 1880 - July 1964
Theron Cooley
Oct 1, 1899 - October 1986
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
Charles Armstrong
Dec 13, 1873 - March 1963
John M Garrett
Feb 7, 1908 - Nov 24, 1993
San Antonio, TX
Lester H Buck
Feb 24, 1909 - May 1, 1997
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Pallie N Sims
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Woodbridge, VA
Henry G Elms
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Arkadelphia, AR
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