Percy Eustace Ridewood (1893 - 1946)

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Rmd, Australia

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Rmd, Australia

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Family

Father: Ridewood James Edwin Ridewood
Mother: Jessie Bingham Ridewood

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Eustace

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1893 - In the year that Percy Eustace Ridewood was born, on May 5th, a crash on the New York Stock Exchange started a depression that lasted 4 years. It was the beginning of the Panic of 1893.

1899 - He was just 6 years old when the meaning of Chinese "oracle bones" was rediscovered. Farmers in China had been turning up the bones in their fields for generations but most often they were ground up and sold as medicine. The chancellor of the Imperial Academy and a friend noticed, before they ground the bones, that they had writing. The bones had been used around the second millennium BC for divination.

1919 - By the time he was 26 years old, on January 6th, President Theodore Roosevelt died. Having gone to bed the previous night after being treated for breathing problems, the ex-President died in his sleep from a clot that had traveled to his lungs. He was 60. After a simple service, Roosevelt was buried on a hillside overlooking Oyster Bay.

1925 - By the time he was 32 years old, 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.

1946 - In the year of Percy Eustace Ridewood's passing, 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.

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Percy Eustace Ridewood passed away in 1946 in Rmd, Australia at 53 years old. There is no listed cause of death. He was born in 1893. He was born to Ridewood James Edwin Ridewood and Jessie Bingham Ridewood, and we currently have no other siblings in his family tree.

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