Luther Hunt

(1897 - 1979)

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Luther Hunt
1897 - 1979
Born
June 6, 1897
Death
September 1979
Last Known Residence
Paragould, Greene County, Arkansas 72450
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Luther Hunt was born on June 6, 1897. He died in September 1979 at age 82. We know that Luther Hunt had been residing in Paragould, Greene County, Arkansas 72450.
Updated: February 06, 2019
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Luther Hunt passed away in September 1979 at 82 years of age. He was born on June 6, 1897. There is no information about Luther's surviving family. We know that Luther Hunt had been residing in Paragould, Greene County, Arkansas 72450.

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In 1897, in the year that Luther Hunt was born, on September 21st, editor and publisher Francis P. Church responded to a letter to the editor from Virginia O'Hanlon, 8 years old. Virginia's father had told her that "If you see it in The Sun, it's so." So she wrote to the Sun, asking if there was a Santa Claus. Church responded with the now famous editorial "Yes, Virginia, there is a Santa Claus".

In 1943, he was 46 years old when on September 3rd, the Armistice of Cassibile was signed in Sicily. Under the terms of the Armistice, Italy surrendered to the Allied Powers. After the Armistice was made public on September 8th, Germany attacked and occupied Italy. It took 20 months of fighting for the Allies to reach the northern borders of Italy.

In 1952, he was 55 years old when on July 2, Dr. Jonas E. Salk tested the first dead-virus polio vaccine on 43 children. The worst epidemic of polio had broken out that year - in the U.S. there were 58,000 cases reported. Of these, 3,145 people had died and 21,269 were left with mild to disabling paralysis.

In 1969, Luther was 72 years old when on January 20th, Richard M. Nixon became the 37th President of the United States. Previously the Vice President to President Eisenhower, Nixon was the only President to resign in office - in his second term.

In 1979, in the year of Luther Hunt's passing, on November 4th, Iranian militant students seized the US embassy in Teheran and held 52 American citizens and diplomats hostage for 444 days. They were released at the end of the inauguration speech of the newly elected Ronald Reagan.

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