Nathan Sheldon (1879 - 1967)

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Nathan Sheldon
1879 - 1967
updated February 06, 2019
Nathan Sheldon was born on February 26, 1879. He died in June 1967 at 88 years of age. We know that Nathan Sheldon had been residing in Covina, Los Angeles County, California 91722.


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Nathan Sheldon passed away in June 1967 at 88 years of age. He was born on February 26, 1879. We are unaware of information about Nathan's surviving family. We know that Nathan Sheldon had been residing in Covina, Los Angeles County, California 91722.
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In 1879, in the year that Nathan Sheldon was born, on April 26th, the National Park - later renamed the Royal National Park - the 2nd oldest national park in the world, was formally proclaimed in New South Wales, Australia. It was the first park to have the word "national" in its name.

In 1884, he was just 5 years old when on December 6th, the Washington Monument was completed. Building began in 1848 but was stopped because of lack of funds and also due to the Civil War. It would be dedicated in 1885. At the time of its completion, it was the tallest structure in the world.

In 1896, at the age of 17 years old, Nathan was alive when in April, the first study on global warming due to CO2 - carbon dioxide - in the atmosphere was published by Swedish scientist Svante Arrhenius. Arrhenius concluded that human activity due to the Industrial Revolution would amplify CO2 in the atmosphere, causing a greenhouse effect. His conclusions have been extensively tested in the ensuing 100+ years and are still seen to hold true.

In 1947, Nathan was 68 years old when in June, the Marshall Plan was proposed to help European nations recover economically from World War II. It passed the conservative Republican Congress in March of 1948. After World War I, the economic devastation of Germany caused by burdensome reparations payments led to the rise of Hitler. The Allies didn't want this to happen again and the Marshall Plan was devised to make sure that those conditions didn't arise again.

In 1967, in the year of Nathan Sheldon's passing, between June 5th and 10th, Israeli and Egypt, Jordan, and Syria fought what came to be called the "Six-Day War". The hostilities began when Israel launched "preemptive" strikes against Egypt, destroying nearly its entire air force. It ended with Israel occupying the Sinai Peninsula, Golan Heights, Gaza Strip and West Bank.

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Dec 27, 1893 - June 1976
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Apr 17, 1906 - Aug 13, 1989
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May 20, 1897 - October 1973
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Charles Sheldon
Sep 13, 1912 - July 1986
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May 6, 1908 - Jan 13, 1990
Sallie A Sheldon
Jul 1, 1923 - Oct 23, 1999
Yucaipa, CA
Frances E Sheldon
Aug 11, 1914 - Apr 3, 1998
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Gladys L Sheldon
Apr 13, 1916 - September 1994
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