Kenneth John King

(1925 - 1945)

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Kenneth John King
1925 - 1945
Born
c. 1925
Death
February 2, 1945
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Kenneth John King was born c. 1925. He died on February 2, 1945 at 20 years of age.
Updated: July 24, 2019
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Kenneth John King
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Mombasa (mbaraki) Cemetery Prot. Service Plot. Row L. Grave 31. in Kenya
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Service number: d/jx 566954
Rank: Able Seaman
Regiment: Royal Navy
Unit/ship/squadron: H.m.s. Shah.
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Kenneth John King passed away on February 2, 1945 at age 20. He was buried in Mombasa (mbaraki) Cemetery Prot. Service Plot. Row L. Grave 31., Kenya. He was born c. 1925. There is no information about Kenneth's immediate family.

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In 1925, in the year that Kenneth John King was born, gangster Al "Scarface" Capone took over the Chicago bootlegging racket at age 26. Previously right hand man to boss Johnny Torrio, Capone took over when Torrio was shot and severely injured and decided to resign. The bootlegging and brothel organization was massive and when asked what he did, Capone often replied "I am just a businessman, giving the people what they want".

In 1930, at the age of merely 5 years old, Kenneth was alive when as head of the Motion Picture Producers and Distributors of America, William Hays established a code of decency that outlined what was acceptable in films. The public - and government - had felt that films in the '20's had become increasingly risque and that the behavior of its stars was becoming scandalous. Laws were being passed. In response, the heads of the movie studios adopted a voluntary "code", hoping to head off legislation. The first part of the code prohibited "lowering the moral standards of those who see it", called for depictions of the "correct standards of life", and forbade a picture from showing any sort of ridicule towards a law or "creating sympathy for its violation". The second part dealt with particular behavior in film such as homosexuality, the use of specific curse words, and miscegenation.

In 1933, by the time he was only 8 years old, Frances Perkins became the first woman to hold a cabinet-level position, appointed by President Roosevelt to serve as Secretary of Labor. She told him that her priorities would be a 40-hour work week, a minimum wage, unemployment compensation, worker’s compensation, abolition of child labor, direct federal aid to the states for unemployment relief, Social Security, a revitalized federal employment service, and universal health insurance. President Roosevelt approved of all of them and most them were implemented during his terms as President. She served until his death in 1945.

In 1945, in the year of Kenneth John King's passing, in October, automobile production in the United States for private consumers was allowed to resume. It took a while for car makers to get those new cars to buyers - they had to once again change their manufacturing plants, this time from war production to peacetime.

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Unknown - Aug 15, 1915 ? - 1915
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c. 1919 - Jun 10, 1944 1919 - 1944
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c. 1888 - May 15, 1918 1888 - 1918
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Unknown - Jan 25, 1944 ? - 1944
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c. 1897 - Aug 26, 1916 1897 - 1916
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c. 1897 - Jul 30, 1918 1897 - 1918
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c. 1913 - Oct 27, 1942 1913 - 1942
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c. 1915 - Oct 10, 1944 1915 - 1944
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c. 1880 - Sep 25, 1918 1880 - 1918
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c. 1924 - Nov 26, 1943 1924 - 1943
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c. 1884 - Aug 21, 1944 1884 - 1944
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Unknown - Sep 14, 1916 ? - 1916
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c. 1897 - Jun 3, 1917 1897 - 1917
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Unknown - Nov 3, 1916 ? - 1916
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Unknown - Nov 20, 1917 ? - 1917
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Unknown - Nov 6, 1917 ? - 1917
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Unknown - Mar 12, 1915 ? - 1915
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Unknown - Sep 14, 1916 ? - 1916
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Unknown - Apr 21, 1917 ? - 1917
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c. 1909 - Dec 31, 1941 1909 - 1941
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