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Ollie J Collins (1929 - 1985)

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Ollie J Collins
1929 - 1985
Born
June 5, 1929
Death
March 1985
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Dallas, Dallas County, Texas 75216
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Ollie J Collins was born on June 5, 1929. According to his family tree, he married Bethstine (Belton) Collins on November 5, 1970 in Texas. He died in March 1985 at age 55. We know that Ollie J Collins had been residing in Dallas, Dallas County, Texas 75216.
Updated: August 10, 2022
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Dallas County, Texas Dallas County, Texas United States
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Military serial#: 18270977 Enlisted: July 8, 1946 in Dallas Texas Military branch: Air Corps Rank: Private, Regular Army (including Officers, Nurses, Warrant Officers, And Enlisted Men) Terms of enlistment: Enlistment For Hawaiian Department
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Married: November 5, 1970
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Ollie J Collins passed away in March 1985 at 55 years old. He was born on June 5, 1929. According to his family tree, he married Bethstine (Belton) Collins on November 5, 1970 in Texas. We know that Ollie J Collins had been residing in Dallas, Dallas County, Texas 75216.
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In 1929, in the year that Ollie J Collins was born, on October 29th (Black Tuesday), the stock market crashed in the United States. Billions of dollars were lost and some investors committed suicide as a result, having lost their fortunes. This ushered in the 12 year, worldwide Great Depression.

In 1933, Ollie was merely 4 years old when on March 4th, Franklin Delano Roosevelt became the 32nd President of the United States. He was elected four times (equaled by no other President) and guided the United States through the Great Depression, the Dust Bowl, and World War 2. His wife was his cousin Eleanor Roosevelt (Teddy Roosevelt's niece) who President Truman called "First Lady of the World". Some of the major programs that survive from his presidency are the Securities and Exchange Commission, the Wagner Act (The National Labor Relations Act of 1935) , the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation and Social Security.

In 1949, when he was 20 years old, on January 25th, the first Emmy Awards (for television) were handed out in Los Angeles. Shirley Dinsdale won for the Most Outstanding Television Personality and Pantomime Quiz Time earned an Emmy for the Most Popular Television Program.

In 1968, he was 39 years old when on January 31st, the North Vietnamese launched the Tet Offensive, a turning point in the Vietnam War. 70,000 North Vietnamese and Viet Cong forces swarmed into South Vietnam. The South Vietnamese and US troops held off the offensive but it was such fierce fighting that the U.S. public began to turn against the war.

In 1985, in the year of Ollie J Collins's passing, on March 15th, the first internet domain name was registered - Symbolics.com. Symbolics, Inc., a spinoff of the MIT AI Lab, was a computer manufacturer headquartered in Massachusetts. The company no longer exists and the domain name was sold 25 years later.

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