Orville H. Webb (died 1953)

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St. Louis City, St. Louis City County, Missouri

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Gate of Heaven Cemetery

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G Webb Cemetery

G Webb Cemetery

Linda Lea (Rudaitis) Webb

Linda Lea (Rudaitis) Webb

Richard A Webb

Richard A Webb

Florence Belle Breckenridge Webb McCall

Florence Belle Breckenridge Webb McCall

Melissa Cowan Webb

Melissa Cowan Webb

Terry Melcher, Doris Day and Jack Webb

Terry Melcher, Doris Day and Jack Webb

Van Webb relative

Van Webb relative

Van Webb

Van Webb

Melissa Gowan

Melissa Gowan

Van Webb

Van Webb

Janes Family Memorial East Hampton

Janes Family Memorial East Hampton

Hugh Edward Webb, Sr

Hugh Edward Webb, Sr

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Hugh Edward Webb, Sr Gate of Heaven Cemetery G Webb Cemetery Linda Lea (Rudaitis) Webb

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In 1813, on March 4th, President James Madison was inaugurated to his second term. Madison received 50.4% of the vote, defeating rival DeWitt Clinton.

In 1857, on March 4th, James Buchanan became the 15th President of the United States. Called a "doughface" by many - a Northerner with Southern sympathies - he said that he would only serve one term and he did what he said.

In 1868, on October 28th, Thomas Edison - age 21 - applied for his first patent. It was for the electric vote recorder and was designed to make voting quicker and the counting of votes more accurate. Congress didn't like the idea so Edison's voting machine was never used.

In 1943, on March 31st, the Broadway musical Oklahoma! opened. Written by Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein II (the first of their string of successful collaborations), audiences loved it. The musical ran for 2,212 performances originally and was made into a movie in 1954.

In 1951, on February 27th, the 22nd Amendment to the US Constitution (which limited the number of terms a president may serve to two) was ratified by 36 states, making it a part of the U.S. Constitution. The Amendment was both a reaction to the 4 term Roosevelt presidency and also the recognition of a long-standing tradition in American politics.

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Orville H. Webb died in November 1953 in St. Louis City, Missouri. No cause of death has been listed for Orville. There is no information about Orville's immediate family.

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