Marshall Holt (1893 - 1969)

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Marshall Holt
1893 - 1969
updated February 06, 2019
Marshall Holt was born on May 17, 1893. He died in July 1969 at age 76. We know that Marshall Holt had been residing in Flomaton, Escambia County, Alabama 36441.

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Marshall Holt passed away in July 1969 at 76 years old. He was born on May 17, 1893. We are unaware of information about Marshall's family. We know that Marshall Holt had been residing in Flomaton, Escambia County, Alabama 36441.
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In 1893, in the year that Marshall Holt was born, on May 5th, a crash on the New York Stock Exchange started a depression that lasted 4 years. It was the beginning of the Panic of 1893.

In 1908, when he was just 15 years old, a mysterious Siberian explosion leveled over 770 square miles of forest. There were no human casualties. Explanations of the explosion have included a comet, meteorite, natural atomic explosion, or a crashed UFO. Although it is called an impact event - the largest one in recorded earth history - there is no crater and it is widely thought that the explosion was caused by a meteor exploding 3 to 6 miles above the earth.

In 1938, at the age of 45 years old, Marshall was alive when on October 30th, a Sunday, The Mercury Theatre on the Air broadcast Orson Welles' special Halloween show The War of the World's. A clever take on H.G. Wells' novel, the show began with simulated "breaking news" of an invasion by Martians. Because of the realistic nature of the "news," there was a public outcry the next day, calling for regulation by the FCC. Although the current story is that many were fooled and panicked, in reality very few people were fooled. But the show made Orson Welles' career.

In 1943, he was 50 years old when on June 20th through June 22nd, the Detroit Race Riot erupted at Belle Isle Park. The rioting spread throughout the city (made worse by false rumors of attacks on blacks and whites) and resulted in the deployment of 6,000 Federal troops. 34 people were killed, (25 of them black) - mostly by white police or National Guardsmen, 433 were wounded (75 percent of them black) and an estimated $2 million of property was destroyed. The same summer, there were riots in Beaumont, Texas and Harlem, New York.

In 1969, in the year of Marshall Holt's passing, 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.

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Tennessee, United States
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United States
Marshall W Holt
Born: around 1919
United States
Marshall Holt
Born: around 1919
Texas, United States
Marshall W Holt
Born: around 1918
North Carolina, United States
Marshall L Holt
Born: around 1919
Tennessee, United States
Marshall W. Holt
Born: around 1975
TX
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Jan 18, 1911 - November 1974
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Mar 26, 1919 - Jun 25, 2003
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Oklahoma
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Jan 8, 1904 - August 1981
Alexander, Arkansas
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Jan 2, 1937 - December 1979
Athens, Alabama
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Sep 18, 1927 - Jan 3, 1995
Simmesport, LA
Marshall F Holt
Jan 27, 1928 - Jun 13, 1993
Nashville, TN
Marshall L Holt
Jun 27, 1919 - Apr 24, 2007
Reston, VA
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Nov 30, 1884 - July 1971
Lansing, Michigan
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Dec 28, 1917 - Sep 9, 1996
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Mar 3, 1916 - Feb 14, 1999
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Oct 1, 1922 - Dec 2, 2003
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E A Holt
Mar 9, 1953 - June 1997
Fred Holt
May 1, 1902 - September 1965
Florida
J Holt
Dec 28, 1953 - January 1994
Opa Locka, FL
Nellie B Holt
Sep 10, 1894 - Mar 6, 1992
Dennis Holt
Mar 1, 1957 - October 1984
Hollywood, Florida
Arthur Holt
Nov 18, 1908 - October 1959
Mary Holt
Mar 31, 1893 - September 1972
Sanford, Florida
Edna I Holt
Apr 21, 1913 - Nov 28, 2004
Flomaton, AL
John Holt
Mar 28, 1956 - April 1981
John Holt
Oct 10, 1912 - July 1968
Willie Holt
Jun 7, 1903 - March 1966
Opa Locka, Florida
Lurline Holt
Nov 17, 1899 - May 1970
Tampa, Florida
Lois F Holt
May 16, 1921 - May 11, 2007
Middleburg, FL
Pasco Holt
Jan 14, 1906 - January 1961
Oscar L Holt
Sep 22, 1922 - Apr 23, 1994
Daytona Beach, FL
Ethel F Holt
Jan 4, 1919 - Aug 7, 2008
Sarasota, Florida
Irma Holt
Oct 2, 1919 - April 1977
Horace Holt
May 9, 1921 - May 8, 2000
Atlanta, GA

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Hickman, Kentucky
Joseph M Jerkins
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Joseph Watts
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Jacksonville, Florida
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Jacksonville, FL
Pearl M Mctear
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Marie Long
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Merlin Barnes
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