Nathan Sanders (1931 - 1980)

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Summary

Nathan Sanders’s biography is built and maintained by people like you. Create an online profile of Nathan so that his life is remembered forever. If any factual information is incorrect, please edit Nathan’s biography.

Nathan Sanders Biography & Family History

This genealogy profile is dedicated to the life and ancestry of Nathan Sanders and his immediate Sanders family. Add to Nathan Sanders's genealogy page to share your memories & historical research with his family and other genealogy hobbyists.

Birth

Death

Cause of death

There is no cause of death listed for Nathan.

Burial / Funeral

Do you know the final resting place - gravesite in a cemetery or location of cremation - of Nathan Sanders? Add burial and funeral information.

Obituary

Last Known Residence

Did Nathan move a lot? Did he emigrate from another country? Add Nathan's last known location.

Average Age

Life Expectancy

Family

Add family members

Education

Did Nathan finish grade school, get a GED, go to high school, get a college degree or masters? What schools or universities did Nathan attend? Add education.

Professions

Share what Nathan did for a living or if he had a career or profession. Add Profession.

Military Service

It is unknown if Nathan Sanders is a military veteran.

Middle name

Unknown. Add middle name

Surnames

Ethnicity

Unknown. Add Nathan's ethnicity.

Nationality

Unknown. Add Nathan's nationality.

Religion

Unknown. Was Nathan a religious man? Add Nathan’s religion

Gender

Male

Family Photos

Pictures really do say a thousand words. Add photos of Nathan during various points of his life.

Timeline

1931 - In the year that Nathan Sanders was born, on May 1st, the Empire State Building opened in New York City. At 1,454 feet (including the roof and antenna), it was the tallest building in the world until the World Trade Center's North Tower was built in 1970. (It is now the 34th tallest.) Opening at the beginning of the Great Depression, most of the offices in the Empire State Building remained unoccupied for years and the observation deck was an equal source of revenue and kept the building profitable.

1943 - By the time he was merely 12 years old, on March 31st, the Broadway musical Oklahoma! opened. Written by Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein II (the first of their string of successful collaborations), audiences loved it. The musical ran for 2,212 performances originally and was made into a movie in 1954.

1947 - By the time he was 16 years old, on November 25th, the Hollywood "Black List" was created by the House Un-American Activities Committee (HUAC). Ten Hollywood writers and directors had refused to testify to the Committee regarding "Communists" or "Reds" in the movie industry. The next day, the blacklist was created and they were fired.

1952 - He was 21 years old 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.

1980 - In the year of Nathan Sanders'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.

Nathan Sanders Family Tree

Who was Nathan’s parents? Did he get married and did they have children? Share Nathan’s family tree to share his legacy and genealogy pedigree.

Nathan's Family
Add a parent
Add a parent
Nathan Sanders
Add a partner
Add a child
Add a sibling

You can add or remove people from Nathan's family tree by clicking here.

Obituary

This obit of Nathan Sanders is updated by the community. Edit this biography to contribute to his obituary. Include details such as cemetery, burial, newspaper obituary and grave or marker inscription if available.

Nathan Sanders passed away in November 1980 at age 48. No cause of death has been listed for Nathan. He was born on November 9, 1931. We are unaware of information about Nathan's family.

Memories

What do you remember about Nathan Sanders? Share your memories of special moments and stories you have heard about him. Or just leave a comment to show the world that Nathan is remembered.

Write a comment

Other Records of Nathan Sanders

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Other Biographies

Sources