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Owen J Rhodes (1946 - 1993)

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Owen J Rhodes
1946 - 1993
Born
March 5, 1946
Death
February 5, 1993
Last Known Residence
zip code 32642
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Owen J Rhodes was born on March 5, 1946, and died at age 46 years old on February 5, 1993. Family, friend, or fan, this family history biography is for you to remember Owen J Rhodes.
Updated: October 5, 2011
Biography ID: 14068768

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Owen Rhodes passed away at age 46 years old on February 5, 1993. Owen J Rhodes was born on March 5, 1946. Family, friend, or fan, this family history biography is for you to remember Owen J Rhodes.

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The average age of a Rhodes family member is 71.
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1946 - 1993 World Events

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In 1946, in the year that Owen J Rhodes was born, on July 4th, the Philippines gained independence from the United States. In 1964, Independence Day in the Philippines was moved from July 4th to June 12th at the insistence of nationalists and historians.

In 1954, at the age of merely 8 years old, Owen was alive when from April 22 through June 17th, the Army v. McCarthy hearings were held. The U.S. Army accused Roy Cohn (chief counsel to Senator McCarthy and later trusted mentor of Donald Trump) of blackmail. McCarthy and Cohn accused the U.S. Army of harboring communists. The Army allegations were found to be true. The U.S. Senate later censured McCarthy.

In 1965, at the age of 19 years old, Owen was alive when from August 11 to 16, riots broke out in Watts, a Black section of Los Angeles. An allegedly drunk African-American driver was stopped by LA police and, after a fight, police brutality was alleged - and the riots began. 34 people died in the rioting and over $40 million in property damage occurred. The National Guard was called in to help the LA police quell rioting.

In 1973, Owen was 27 years old when on January 28th, the Paris Peace Accord was signed - supposedly ending the Vietnam War. Hostilities continued between North and South Vietnam and the U.S. continued to bomb. But by August 15, 1973, 95% of American troops had left Vietnam. The war ended in 1975 with the fall of Saigon.

In 1993, in the year of Owen J Rhodes's passing, on January 20th, William J. Clinton became the 42nd President of the United States. He beat incumbent George H.W. Bush who was seeking his second term. Clinton won 43.01% of the popular vote to Bush's 37.45%. An independent candidate, Ross Perot, won 18.91% - the most votes for an independent candidate since Teddy Roosevelt's run for President in 1912.

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