Melvin Wagner (1920 - 1981)

Melvin Wagner
1920 - 1981
updated February 06, 2019
Melvin Wagner was born on July 21, 1920. He died in June 1981 at 60 years of age. We know that Melvin Wagner had been residing in Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania 15201.

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Melvin Wagner died in June 1981 at 60 years old. He was born on July 21, 1920. We have no information about Melvin's immediate family. We know that Melvin Wagner had been residing in Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania 15201.
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In 1920, in the year that Melvin Wagner was born, the 19th Amendment, granting women the right to vote, passed both Houses of Congress and was sent to the States to ratify. In August, Tennessee became the 36th state to ratify the Amendment and it became law eight days later. Mississippi ratified it in 1984.

In 1933, at the age of just 13 years old, Melvin was alive when on December 5th, the Twenty-first Amendment to the United States Constitution was ratified. The 21st Amendment said "The eighteenth article of amendment to the Constitution of the United States is hereby repealed." Alcohol was legal again! It was the only amendment to the Constitution approved for the explicit purpose of repealing a previously existing amendment. South Carolina was the only state to reject the Amendment.

In 1956, by the time he was 36 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 1965, by the time he was 45 years old, the television show "I Spy" premiered in the fall season on NBC. The stars were Bill Cosby and Robert Culp, making Cosby the first African American to headline a television show. Four stations - in Georgia, Florida, and Alabama - refused to air the show.

In 1981, in the year of Melvin Wagner's passing, on August 1st, MTV debuted. It was the first music video TV channel. The first music video played was the Buggles' "Video Killed the Radio Star" - the second was Pat Benatar's "You Better Run".

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Other Wagners

Aug 20, 1909 - May 1979
Mar 4, 1912 - Jan 25, 1994
Aug 4, 1906 - Nov 26, 1994
Dec 26, 1883 - November 1966
Sep 14, 1921 - December 1983
May 25, 1919 - Jun 24, 1997
Oct 7, 1892 - September 1976
Apr 12, 1920 - November 1991
Sep 25, 1921 - Jun 5, 2002
Sep 8, 1898 - October 1978
Nov 9, 1920 - Sep 15, 1994
Aug 26, 1921 - Mar 23, 2010
Feb 23, 1920 - Mar 7, 1999
Jan 7, 1909 - Apr 21, 1998
Nov 18, 1919 - September 1981
Nov 26, 1921 - Oct 23, 2002
Dec 8, 1920 - Feb 2, 2000
Apr 22, 1919 - Dec 9, 1991
Sep 21, 1920 - November 1986
May 5, 1921 - Feb 19, 1998

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Nov 26, 1921 - Feb 8, 2005
Apr 23, 1920 - Jul 19, 2005
May 10, 1921 - Jul 12, 2009
Apr 26, 1920 - July 1968
Dec 31, 1910 - July 1974
Sep 9, 1920 - Oct 29, 1995
Feb 2, 1919 - May 1992
Dec 19, 1907 - June 1976
Jun 24, 1905 - November 1982
Jul 20, 1918 - October 1984
Mar 25, 1913 - June 1975
Dec 3, 1919 - Jun 25, 1995
Mar 20, 1919 - Dec 30, 2010
Dec 11, 1901 - April 1971
Sep 20, 1920 - August 1987
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