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Melvin M Gaulden (1915 - 1995)

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Melvin M Gaulden
1915 - 1995
Born
May 17, 1915
Death
March 7, 1995
Last Known Residence
Brooklyn, Kings County, New York 11226
Summary
Melvin M Gaulden of Brooklyn, Kings County, New York was born on May 17, 1915, and died at age 79 years old on March 7, 1995. Melvin Gaulden was buried at Calverton National Cemetery Section 21 Site 2035 210 Princeton Boulevard - Rt 25, in Calverton.
Updated: August 10, 2022
Biography ID: 10412753

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Brooklyn, Kings County, New York 11226
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May 17, 1915
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Negro, Citizen

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New York County, New York United States

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4 Years Of High School

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Branch of service: Us Army Rank attained: TEC3 Wars/Conflicts: World War Ii Military serial#: 32171433 Enlisted: August 22, 1941 in Cp Upton Yaphank New York Military branch: Branch Immaterial - Warrant Officers, Usa Rank: Private, Selectees (enlisted Men)
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Calverton National Cemetery Section 21 Site 2035 210 Princeton Boulevard - Rt 25, in Calverton, New York 11933
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Melvin Gaulden passed away at age 79 years old on March 7, 1995, and was buried at Calverton National Cemetery Section 21 Site 2035 210 Princeton Boulevard - Rt 25, in Calverton. Melvin M Gaulden of Brooklyn, Kings County, New York was born on May 17, 1915.

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Melvin M Gaulden lived 8 years longer than the average Gaulden family member when he died at the age of 79.
The average age of a Gaulden family member is 71.
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1915 - 1995 World Events

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In 1915, in the year that Melvin M Gaulden was born, in April, the Ottoman Empire rounded up, arrested, and deported 235 to 270 Armenian intellectuals and community leaders in Turkey. As their actions continued through the next several years, an estimated 600,000 to 1 million Armenians were killed by Turkish soldiers.

In 1935, by the time he was 20 years old, on September 8th, Louisiana Senator Huey Long was shot by Dr. Carl Weiss. Weiss was shot and killed immediately by Long's bodyguards - Long died two days later from his injuries. Long had received many death threats previously, as well as threats against his family. He was a powerful and controversial figure in Louisiana politics (and probably gained power through multiple criminal acts). His opponents became frustrated with their attempts to oust him and Dr. Weiss was the son-in-law of one of those opponents. His funeral was attended by 200,000 mourners.

In 1958, when he was 43 years old, on January 31st, Explorer I, the United States' answer to Sputnik I (and 2,) was launched. America had entered the Space Race. The first spacecraft to detect the Van Allen radiation belt, it remained in orbit until 1970.

In 1971, at the age of 56 years old, Melvin was alive when in March, Intel shipped the first microprocessor to Busicom, a Japanese manufacturer of calculators. The microprocessor has since allowed computers to become smaller and faster, leading to smaller and more versatile handheld devices, home computers, and supercomputers.

In 1995, in the year of Melvin M Gaulden's passing, on September 3rd, eBay was founded in San Jose California. Beginning as simply a place for Pierre Omidyar's girlfriend (now wife) to share her Pez passion and collection online, the site has become a multibillion-dollar business and operates in 30 countries.

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