Ole Knutson (1885 - 1978)

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Ole Knutson
1885 - 1978
updated February 06, 2019
Ole Knutson was born on July 4, 1885. He died in October 1978 at age 93. We know that Ole Knutson had been residing in Christine, Richland County, North Dakota 58015.


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Ole Knutson passed away in October 1978 at age 93. He was born on July 4, 1885. We are unaware of information about Ole's family or relationships. We know that Ole Knutson had been residing in Christine, Richland County, North Dakota 58015.
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In 1885, in the year that Ole Knutson was born, Germany's Karl Benz built the Benz Patent-Motorwagen, which had an internal combustion engine. It is considered to be the world's first automobile. The Benz cost $150 - just under $4,000 in today's money.

In 1926, when he was 41 years old, on October 31st, Harry Houdini died in Michigan. Houdini was the most famed magician of his time and perhaps of all time, especially for his acts involving escapes - from handcuffs, straitjackets, chains, ropes slung from skyscrapers, and more. He was president of the Society of American Magicians and stringently upheld professional ethics. He died of complications from a ruptured appendix. Although he had received a blow to the area a couple of days previously, the connection between the blow and his appendicitis is disputed.

In 1947, when he was 62 years old, on April 15th, Jackie Robinson joined the Brooklyn Dodgers, playing first base. He was the first black man to play in the Major Leagues. Since the 1880's, professional baseball had been segregated and blacks played in the "Negro leagues". He went on to play for 10 years.

In 1956, Ole was 71 years old when this was the year that the King of Rock and Roll, Elvis Presley, became an international sensation. He began the year as a regional favorite and ended the year with 17 recordings having been on the Billboard’s Top 100 singles chart, 11 TV appearances, and a movie. Elvis scandalized adults and thrilled teens.

In 1978, in the year of Ole Knutson's passing, on July 25th, Louise Brown, the first "test-tube baby", was born at Oldham Hospital in London. Louise was conceived through IVF (in vitro fertilization), a controversial and experimental procedure at the time.

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Feb 15, 1901 - Apr 3, 1988
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Dec 31, 1918 - Jan 19, 1988
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Feb 6, 1909 - July 1976
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Dec 8, 1910 - Jun 24, 1992
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Aug 7, 1932 - Mar 25, 2011
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Frances Knutson
Mar 13, 1909 - Sep 11, 1997
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Oscar Knutson
Jul 3, 1888 - June 1978
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Dec 5, 1926 - Mar 8, 2005
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Louis Knutson
Sep 22, 1884 - September 1963
Marlyn Knutson
Aug 5, 1937 - December 1976
Mary E Knutson
Oct 5, 1911 - Mar 14, 2005
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Jun 2, 1905 - Aug 28, 1992
Harvey, ND
Arthur Knutson
Jan 13, 1891 - April 1979
Sauk Rapids, Minnesota
Margaret L Knutson
Dec 9, 1912 - Nov 6, 1998
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Alice Knutson
Jan 15, 1907 - July 1980
Granite Falls, Minnesota
Donovan Knutson
Oct 14, 1938 - July 1970
Constance Knutson
Jan 23, 1899 - September 1980
Mary A Knutson
Oct 5, 1934 - Jun 5, 2006
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Kaare Knutson
Aug 21, 1921 - Apr 29, 2004
Ambrose, ND
John Knutson
Feb 16, 1906 - November 1973
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