Mcneal Brown (1911 - 1980)

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Mcneal Brown
1911 - 1980
September 29, 1911
May 1980
Last Known Residence
Charleston, Charleston County, South Carolina 29403
Mcneal Brown of Charleston, Charleston County, South Carolina was born on September 29, 1911, and died at age 68 years old in May 1980.
Updated: November 1, 2011
Biography ID: 39912063

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Charleston, Charleston County, South Carolina 29403
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Mcneal Brown passed away at age 68 years old in May 1980. Mcneal Brown of Charleston, Charleston County, South Carolina was born on September 29, 1911.

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In 1911, in the year that Mcneal Brown was born, Norwegian explorer Roald Amundsen became the first man to reach the South Pole, along with four fellow Norwegian explorers. After hearing that Peary had beaten him to the North Pole, Amundsen decided to tackle the South Pole. On December 14th, he succeeded.

In 1935, by the time this person was 24 years old, the BOI's name (the Bureau of Investigation) was changed to the FBI (Federal Bureau of Investigation) and it officially became a separate agency with the Department of Justice. J. Edgar Hoover, the Chief of the BOI, continued in his office and became the first Director of the FBI. The FBI's responsibility is to "detect and prosecute crimes against the United States".

In 1957, this person was 46 years old when on October 4th, the Soviet Union launched Sputnik I, the first man made earth-orbiting satellite - and triggered the Space Race. Sputnik I was only 23 inches in diameter and had no tracking equipment, only 4 antennas, but it had a big impact.

In 1966, Mcneal was 55 years old when on July 1st, Medicare became available after President Johnson signed into law the Medicare Act in 1965. President Truman had received the first Medicare card since he had been the first to propose national healthcare law. insurance.

In 1980, in the year of Mcneal Brown's passing, on April 24th, a rescue attempt was begun in the Iranian Hostage Crisis. The attempt failed and 8 US servicemen were killed. Eight helicopters had been sent for the mission, but only 5 arrived in operating condition., Since the military had advised that the mission be aborted if there were fewer than 6 helicopters, President Carter stopped it. Upon leaving, a helicopter collided with a transport plane and the men were killed.

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