Luther Quinton (1900 - 1967)

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Luther Quinton
1900 - 1967
updated February 06, 2019
Luther Quinton was born on April 27, 1900. He died in September 1967 at 67 years old. We know that Luther Quinton had been residing in Paragon, Morgan County, Indiana 46166.


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Luther Quinton died in September 1967 at age 67. He was born on April 27, 1900. We have no information about Luther's family. We know that Luther Quinton had been residing in Paragon, Morgan County, Indiana 46166.
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In 1900, in the year that Luther Quinton was born, the U.S. population exceeded 75 million, rising about 13 million from the 1890 census. 87.9% of the population was white, 11.6% was African-American, 0.7% was Hispanic, and 0.5% was Native American, Asian, and other minorities.

In 1910, when he was just 10 years old, the Boy Scouts of America was incorporated. U.S. publisher W.D. Boyce was visiting England when he became lost in the London fog. An unknown Boy Scout helped him find his way out, declining a tip (he said that he was a Boy Scout and was doing his good deed for the day). Boyce was so impressed that he incorporated the Boy Scouts of America when he returned home. Its purpose was "to teach boys patriotism, courage, self-reliance, and kindred values."

In 1943, by the time he was 43 years old, 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 1956, when he was 56 years old, on May 20th, the U.S. tested the first hydrogen bomb dropped from a plane over Bikini Atoll. Previously, hydrogen bombs had only been tested on the ground. The Atomic Age moved forward.

In 1967, in the year of Luther Quinton's passing, on November 7th, President Johnson signed legislation passed by Congress that created the Corporation for Public Broadcasting (CPB), which would later become PBS and NPR. The legislation required CPB to operate with a "strict adherence to objectivity and balance in all programs or series of programs of a controversial nature".

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Nov 11, 1906 - September 1978
Bakersfield, California
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Sep 25, 1893 - March 1971
Detroit, Michigan
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Stephen Quinton
Sep 4, 1951 - February 1983
Roy M Quinton
Jun 11, 1915 - Feb 23, 2005
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Dorothy Jean Quinton
Jun 17, 1945 - May 15, 2010
Las Vegas, Nevada
Charles S Quinton
May 2, 1926 - Sep 1, 1998
Ranson Quinton
Sep 25, 1911 - Oct 14, 1994
Fairborn, OH
Nannie M Quinton
Feb 18, 1897 - May 28, 1988
Mary Lou Quinton
May 30, 1932 - Aug 8, 1995
Gaston, IN
Julius Quinton
Sep 19, 1906 - February 1978
McAlester, Oklahoma
Edna Quinton
Jun 20, 1922 - Sep 22, 1993
Alexandria, IN
Alvin F Quinton
May 22, 1927 - Feb 5, 2003
Gaston, IN
Roosevelt C Quinton
Nov 26, 1931 - Mar 31, 1998
Chatsworth, GA
Walter Quinton
Jun 13, 1890 - September 1971
Heyworth, Illinois
Ruth W Quinton
May 8, 1897 - Apr 13, 1990
Marshalltown, IA
Lon Quinton
Nov 16, 1923 - April 1986
Morristown, Tennessee
Paul Quinton
Aug 31, 1918 - July 1974
Greenville, South Carolina
Mildred Quinton
Mar 13, 1912 - April 1995
Clinton, SC
Jesse Quinton
Aug 26, 1906 - August 1968
William G Quinton
Mar 15, 1920 - Oct 25, 1996
Cayce, SC
Fletcher Quinton
Aug 18, 1915 - July 1977
Mae Quinton
Dec 24, 1906 - March 1978
Chester, South Carolina

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