Nelson S Wood (1917 - 1998)

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Nelson S Wood
1917 - 1998
updated February 06, 2019
Nelson S Wood was born on March 29, 1917. He died on September 22, 1998 at 81 years of age. We know that Nelson S Wood had been residing in Ellenwood, Dekalb County, Georgia 30294.


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Nelson S Wood died on September 22, 1998 at 81 years of age. He was born on March 29, 1917. There is no information about Nelson's family. We know that Nelson S Wood had been residing in Ellenwood, Dekalb County, Georgia 30294.
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1917 - 1998 World Events

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In 1917, in the year that Nelson S Wood was born, Dutch exotic dancer Mata Hari was convicted and executed as a German spy. Since Mata Hari, born Margaretha Geertruida "Margreet" MacLeod, was a citizen of the Netherlands (which remained neutral in World War 1), she could travel freely in Europe. Her travels (and her romantic entanglements) raised suspicion and she was arrested by the French and found guilty. There is still controversy about her guilt although her name has become synonymous with a seductive female spy.

In 1943, when he was 26 years old, on September 3rd, the Armistice of Cassibile was signed in Sicily. Under the terms of the Armistice, Italy surrendered to the Allied Powers. After the Armistice was made public on September 8th, Germany attacked and occupied Italy. It took 20 months of fighting for the Allies to reach the northern borders of Italy.

In 1954, at the age of 37 years old, Nelson was alive when from April 22 through June 17th, the Army v. McCarthy hearings were held. The U.S. Army accused Roy Cohn (chief counsel to Senator McCarthy and later trusted mentor of Donald Trump) of blackmail. McCarthy and Cohn accused the U.S. Army of harboring communists. The Army allegations were found to be true. The U.S. Senate later censured McCarthy.

In 1985, Nelson was 68 years old when in May, a paper published in Nature by three British scientists reported that a huge hole was discovered in the ozone layer over the Antarctic. It was much larger than expected and is due to the use of manmade chemicals.

In 1998, in the year of Nelson S Wood's passing, on December 19th, the movie Titanic - based on the 1912 sinking of the ship and starring Leonardo DiCaprio and Kate Winslet - was released. Winning 11 Oscars, it was the first film to gross over a billion dollars and eventually grossed over $2 billion.

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Nelson Thomas Wood
around 1917 - Mar 28, 1943
Nelson Wood
around 1890 - Oct 26, 1917
Nelson W Wood
Born: around 1917
Oklahoma, United States
Nelson H Wood
Born: around 1920
Ohio, United States
Nelson B Wood
Born: around 1924
North Carolina, United States
Nelson J Wood
Born: around 1900
New York, United States
Nelson F Wood
Born: around 1919
Connecticut, United States
Nelson L Wood
Born: around 1920
Michigan, United States
Nelson S Wood
Born: around 1920
Maryland, United States
Nelson D Wood
Born: around 1915
Pennsylvania, United States
Nelson G Wood
Born: around 1918
California, United States
Nelson E Wood
Born: around 1928
Illinois, United States
Nelson F Wood
Born: around 1919
Massachusetts, United States
Nelson Horatio Wood
Melbourne, Australia
Nelson Wood
1857 - 1894
Melb E Hosp, Australia
Nelson P Wood
Died: Apr 22, 1916
Nelson C Wood
Died: Dec 31, 1969
Nelson A Wood
Died: Apr 21, 1915

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Millard F Wood
Apr 19, 1918 - Apr 10, 1995
Nashville, TN
Mamie B Wood
Jun 6, 1904 - May 31, 2002
Dalton, GA
Georgia Wood
Mar 12, 1885 - September 1963
Emmett A Wood
Jan 18, 1904 - Dec 18, 1994
Dalton, GA
Lee Wood
Apr 1, 1881 - May 1964
Rocky Face, Georgia
Claud Wood
Feb 24, 1894 - February 1969
Dalton, Georgia
Andrew Wood
Jul 20, 1876 - January 1966
Dalton, Georgia
Arie Andrews Wood
Apr 7, 1913 - Jan 2, 2008
Dalton, Georgia
James W Wood
Aug 28, 1901 - Jan 2, 1992
Clifford Wood
Feb 27, 1889 - January 1975
Rocky Face, Georgia
Douglas G Wood
May 20, 1958 - Nov 4, 2010
Michael A Wood
Dec 29, 1959 - Feb 17, 1996
Lithonia, GA
Hoyt J Wood
Nov 27, 1906 - Apr 14, 1991
Jessie Wood
Jan 11, 1914 - December 1974
Norman E Wood
Feb 29, 1920 - Dec 26, 2005
Milledgeville, GA
Mary Wood
Dec 22, 1898 - February 1985
Decatur, Georgia
Beulah Wood
Mar 28, 1912 - March 1983
Douglas, Georgia
Walter Wood
Mar 27, 1914 - March 1977
Hawkinsville, Georgia
Eva Wood
Sep 22, 1901 - November 1971
Macon, Georgia
George Wood
Aug 27, 1917 - November 1966

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Jun 18, 1894 - August 1984
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Jul 4, 1877 - February 1966
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Oct 15, 1907 - Sep 5, 1996
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Dec 15, 1906 - August 1968
Griffin, Georgia
Martin E Goode
Feb 28, 1911 - Aug 27, 2002
Rock Hill, SC
Oris Mize
Aug 17, 1912 - February 1980
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Sara J Burton
Dec 7, 1907 - Jul 30, 1995
Athens, GA
Arlena Ingram
Apr 4, 1914 - December 1981
Athens, Georgia
Mary M Kile
Aug 7, 1904 - Sep 20, 1996
Warner Robins, GA
Mary F Norris
Dec 14, 1921 - Jan 8, 2003
Athens, GA
John H Kile
Jan 15, 1907 - Jul 20, 1990
Mary Woodley
Dec 25, 1899 - Apr 15, 1996
Athens, GA
Goldie Thaxton
Oct 19, 1894 - June 1967
Athens, Georgia
Sadie Frazier
Jun 7, 1916 - April 1976
Athens, Georgia
Beatrice O Cooper
Apr 6, 1900 - Feb 22, 1993
Springfield, MA
Laura Stroms
Aug 29, 1913 - June 1985
Chicago, Illinois
Frances S James
Jan 20, 1915 - Jan 21, 2010
Athens, GA
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Decatur, GA
Carlton M James
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Elmer Smith
Jul 30, 1899 - March 1981
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