Oscar R Starks (1942 - 1987)

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Summary

Oscar R Starks’s biography is built and maintained by people like you. Create an online profile of Oscar so that his life is remembered forever. If any factual information is incorrect, please edit Oscar’s biography.

Oscar R Starks Biography & Family History

This genealogy profile is dedicated to the life and ancestry of Oscar R Starks and his immediate Starks family. Add to Oscar R Starks's genealogy page to share your memories & historical research with his family and other genealogy hobbyists.

Birth

Death

Cause of death

There is no cause of death listed for Oscar.

Burial / Funeral

Do you know the final resting place - gravesite in a cemetery or location of cremation - of Oscar R Starks? Add burial and funeral information.

Obituary

Last Known Residence

Dayton, Montgomery County, Ohio

Average Age

Life Expectancy

Family

Add family members

Education

Did Oscar finish grade school, get a GED, go to high school, get a college degree or masters? What schools or universities did Oscar attend? Add education.

Professions

Share what Oscar did for a living or if he had a career or profession. Add Profession.

Military Service

It is unknown if Oscar R Starks is a military veteran.

Middle name

R

Surnames

Ethnicity

Unknown. Add Oscar's ethnicity.

Nationality

Unknown. Add Oscar's nationality.

Religion

Unknown. Was Oscar a religious man? Add Oscar’s religion

Gender

Male

Family Photos

Pictures really do say a thousand words. Add photos of Oscar during various points of his life.

Timeline

1942 - In the year that Oscar R Starks was born, on June 17th, Roosevelt approved the Manhattan Project, which lead to the development of the first atomic bomb. With the support of Canada and the United Kingdom, the Project came to employ more than 130,000 people and cost nearly $2 billion. Julius Robert Oppenheimer, a nuclear physicist born in New York, led the Los Alamos Laboratory that developed the actual bomb. The first artificial nuclear explosion took place near Alamogordo New Mexico on July 16, 1945.

1957 - Oscar was just 15 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 - When he was 16 years old, on January 1st, the European Economic Community (Common Market) came into operation. The first members were France, West Germany, Italy, the Netherlands, Belgium, and Luxembourg. The Common Market was formed as a way to strengthen members' economies and deter wars in Europe.

1977 - At the age of 35 years old, Oscar was alive when on January 20th, Jimmy Carter became the 39th President of the United States. Running against incumbent Gerald Ford, he won 50.1% of the popular vote to Ford's 48.0%. He was elected to only one term.

1987 - In the year of Oscar R Starks's passing, was the first time that a criminal in the United States - a serial rapist - was convicted through the use of DNA evidence.

Oscar R Starks Family Tree

Who was Oscar’s parents? Did he get married and did they have children? Share Oscar’s family tree to share his legacy and genealogy pedigree.

Oscar's Family
Add a parent
Add a parent
Oscar R Starks
Add a partner
Add a child
Add a sibling

You can add or remove people from Oscar's family tree by clicking here.

Obituary

This obit of Oscar R Starks is updated by the community. Edit this biography to contribute to his obituary. Include details such as cemetery, burial, newspaper obituary and grave or marker inscription if available.

Oscar R Starks passed away on November 28, 1987 at age 45. There is no listed cause of death for Oscar. He was born on June 9, 1942. We are unaware of information about Oscar's family or relationships. We know that Oscar R Starks had been residing in Dayton, Montgomery County, Ohio.

Memories

What do you remember about Oscar R Starks? Share your memories of special moments and stories you have heard about him. Or just leave a comment to show the world that Oscar is remembered.

Write a comment

Other Records of Oscar R Starks

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Other Biographies

Sources