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Marion Eugene Floyd (1923 - 1993)

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Marion E Floyd
1923 - 1993
Born
April 8, 1923
Death
October 1993
Last Known Residence
West Columbia, Lexington County, South Carolina 29169
Summary
Marion E Floyd of West Columbia, Lexington County, South Carolina was born on April 8, 1923, and died at age 70 years old in October 1993.
Updated: August 10, 2022
Biography ID: 39246524

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Marion Eugene Floyd
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West Columbia, Lexington County, South Carolina 29169
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April 8, 1923
Birthday
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Ethnicity & Family History

White, Citizen

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Florence County, South Carolina United States

Education

4 Years Of High School

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Military Service

Military serial#: 34650169 Enlisted: March 26, 1943 in Ft Jackson Columbia South Carolina Military branch: No Branch Assignment Private Selectees (enlisted Men) Terms of enlistment: Enlistment For The Duration Of The War Or Other Emergency, Plus Six Months, Subject To The Discretion Of The President Or Otherwise According To Law
October 1993
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Marion Floyd passed away at age 70 years old in October 1993. Marion E Floyd of West Columbia, Lexington County, South Carolina was born on April 8, 1923.

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Marion Eugene Floyd lived exactly as long as the average Floyd family member when she died at the age of 70.
The average age of a Floyd family member is 70.
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1923 - 1993 World Events

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In 1923, in the year that Marion Eugene Floyd was born, the A.C. Nielsen Company was founded in Chicago. It provided an audience measurement system that could provide radio station owners with information on their listeners and the popularity of their shows. Later, the Nielsen company became the basis for the fate of television programs.

In 1932, at the age of merely 9 years old, Marion was alive when on February 27th, actress Elizabeth Taylor was born in London. Her parents were Americans living in London and when she was 7, the family moved to Los Angeles. Her first small part in a movie was in There's One Born Every Minute in 1942 but her first starring role was in National Velvet in 1944. She became as famous for her 8 marriages (to 7 people) as she was for her beauty and films.

In 1952, at the age of 29 years old, Marion was alive 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 1985, when she was 62 years old, on March 7th, the song "We Are the World" was released as a charity effort to alleviate the African famine. The song was written by Michael Jackson and Lionel Richie, and produced by Quincy Jones. They were joined by 37 other famous singers in the recording studio and a phenomena had begun

In 1993, in the year of Marion Eugene Floyd's passing, on February 26th, a truck bomb exploded in the garage under the North Tower of the World Trade Center. While the bomb didn't do what was planned (collapse the North Tower into the South Tower), it did kill six people and injured thousands of people.

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