Luther D Atkinson (1907 - 1995)

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Luther D Atkinson
1907 - 1995
updated February 06, 2019
Luther D Atkinson was born on September 24, 1907. He died on March 23, 1995 at age 87. We know that Luther D Atkinson had been residing in Jacksonville, Duval County, Florida 32277.


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Luther D Atkinson died on March 23, 1995 at 87 years of age. He was born on September 24, 1907. We are unaware of information about Luther's family. We know that Luther D Atkinson had been residing in Jacksonville, Duval County, Florida 32277.
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In 1907, in the year that Luther D Atkinson was born, the state of Oklahoma was admitted to the United States on November 16. Previously called "Oklahoma Territory" and "Indian Territory", the two areas were merged and Oklahoma became the 46th state. It is the 28th most populous state.

In 1915, when he was only 8 years old, the Superior Court in Fulton County Georgia accepted the charter for the establishment of the new Ku Klux Klan, succeeding the Klan that flourished in the South in the late 1800's. This iteration of the Klan adopted white clothing and used many of the code words from the first Klan, adding cross burnings and mass marches in an attempt to intimidate others.

In 1973, when he was 66 years old, in October, Vice President Spiro Agnew resigned - President Nixon nominated Gerald Ford for Vice President. Nixon's tax returns came under investigation. Nixon offered the recently discovered Oval Office tapes be heard by one person and summarized - his offer was rejected by the Special Prosecutor. Nixon ordered the Attorney General, then the assistant Attorney General, to fire the Special Prosecutor. Both refused and were fired. The Solicitor General became the acting Attorney General and fired the Special Prosecutor (the Saturday Night Massacre). Nixon releases some of the tapes, under extreme pressure because of the firings.

In 1981, he was 74 years old when on August 1st, MTV debuted. It was the first music video TV channel. The first music video played was the Buggles' "Video Killed the Radio Star" - the second was Pat Benatar's "You Better Run".

In 1995, in the year of Luther D Atkinson's passing, on October 16th, the Million Man March took place on the National Mall in Washington DC. The March was organized to address "the ills of black communities and call for unity and revitalization of African American communities". An estimated 850,000 people attended.

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May 20, 1898 - Feb 24, 1990
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Sep 13, 1923 - Jan 2, 1996
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May 7, 1920 - January 1983
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Feb 4, 1919 - Nov 16, 2007
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Jul 26, 1918 - Feb 26, 2011
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Oct 14, 1921 - Mar 10, 2006
Bellflower, CA
Bettye B Atkinson
Aug 19, 1922 - Sep 4, 2005
Tallahassee, FL
Michael J Atkinson
Oct 1, 1953 - Dec 4, 2010
San Clemente, CA
George F Atkinson
Sep 25, 1909 - Dec 16, 2000
Adel, GA
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Aug 18, 1915 - Aug 1, 2009
Winter Haven, Florida
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Mar 3, 1891 - November 1972
Boca Raton, Florida
Lula Atkinson
Feb 20, 1887 - June 1970
Valrico, Florida
Bruce Atkinson
Jul 25, 1955 - March 1984
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Apr 16, 1914 - April 1975
White Springs, Florida
Clyde Atkinson
Aug 25, 1919 - November 1978

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