Patrick Thomas Gleeson

(1894 - 1950)

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Patrick Thomas Gleeson
1894 - 1950
Born
1894
Death
1950
Cdown, Australia
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Cdown, Australia
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Patrick Thomas Gleeson was born in 1894. He was born to Patrick Gleeson and Elizabeth Gooden Gleeson. He died in 1950 in Cdown, Australia at 56 years old.
Updated: February 06, 2019
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Patrick Thomas Gleeson died in 1950 in Cdown, Australia at 56 years old. He was born in 1894. He was born to Patrick Gleeson and Elizabeth Gooden Gleeson.

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In 1894, in the year that Patrick Thomas Gleeson was born, on March 12th, for the first time, Coca-Cola was sold in individual bottles as a drink for consumer consumption. Previously, it was sold as a syrup for upset stomachs - over the counter.

In 1907, he was only 13 years old when the showman Florenz Ziegfeld introduced his Ziegfeld Follies. Ziegfeld was inspired by the Folies Bergère of Paris and the show was a step up from the then current vaudeville shows. The top entertainers of the time played in the Follies but the stars were the Ziegfeld girls - beautiful chorus girls in elaborate costumes. For almost a quarter of a century, the Ziegfeld follies were the toast of Broadway.

In 1925, Patrick was 31 years old when on November 28th, radio station WSM broadcast the Grand Ole Opry for the first time. Originally airing as “The WSM Barn Dance”, the Opry (a local term for "opera") was dedicated to honoring country music and in its history has featured the biggest stars and acts in country music.

In 1948, he was 54 years old when on January 30th, Mahatma Gandhi was assassinated in New Delhi by a member of a Hindu nationalist party who thought that Gandhi was too accommodating to Muslims. The man, Nathuram Godse, shot Gandhi 3 times. He died immediately. The shooter was tried, convicted, and hung in November 1949.

In 1950, in the year of Patrick Thomas Gleeson's passing, on June 25th, the Korean War began when North Korean Communist forces crossed the 38th parallel. The Soviet Union and China backed North Korea and the U.N., primarily the United States backed South Korea.

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