Orange Williams (1947 - 2002)

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Adam Williams

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Adam Williams and Fred Clark

Adam Williams and Fred Clark

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Adam Williams and David Niven

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Marshall Williams Obituary pt 1

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Marshall Williams Obituary, pt 2

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Axel Gautier and Rex Williams

Earl Wilson, Esther Williams, Marilyn Monroe.

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1947 - In the year that Orange Williams was born, 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.

1950 - Orange was merely 3 years old when on October 2, Charlie Brown appeared in the first Peanuts comic strip - created by Charles Schultz - and he was the only character in that strip. That year, Schultz said that Charlie was 4 years old, but Charlie aged a bit through the years.

1957 - Orange was merely 10 years old when on September 24th, the "Little Rock Nine" (nine African-American students) entered Little Rock High School. Arkansas Gov. Orval Faubus had previously prevented the students from entering the school at the beginning of the term with the Arkansas National Guard - they blocked the door. President Eisenhower ordered federal troops - the 101st Airborne Division of the United States Army - to guard the students and allow them entry.

1958 - At the age of only 11 years old, Orange was alive when on March 24th, Elvis Presley was inducted into the United States Army. Although he could have served in Special Services as an entertainer, he chose to become a regular soldier. Almost everyone thought it would be the end of his career - it wasn't.

1965 - At the age of 18 years old, Orange was alive when the television show "I Spy" premiered in the fall season on NBC. The stars were Bill Cosby and Robert Culp, making Cosby the first African American to headline a television show. Four stations - in Georgia, Florida, and Alabama - refused to air the show.

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Orange Williams passed away on June 20, 2002 at age 55. There is no listed cause of death for Orange. Orange was born on February 22, 1947. We are unaware of information about Orange's family or relationships. We know that Orange Williams had been residing in Memphis, Shelby County, Tennessee.

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