Peter Darwin (1922 - 2001)

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Peter Darwin
1922 - 2001
updated February 06, 2019
Peter Darwin was born on July 19, 1922. He died on July 18, 2001 at 78 years of age. We know that Peter Darwin had been residing in Fairhaven, Bristol County, Massachusetts 02719.


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Peter Darwin died on July 18, 2001 at age 78. He was born on July 19, 1922. We have no information about Peter's immediate family. We know that Peter Darwin had been residing in Fairhaven, Bristol County, Massachusetts 02719.
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In 1922, in the year that Peter Darwin was born, on December 6th, the Irish Free State, a self-governing dominion of the British Empire, was officially proclaimed. While establishing some independence for the people of Ireland, it did not create a fully independent Ireland and the fighting continued.

In 1939, Peter was 17 years old when on the 1st of September, Nazi Germany invaded Poland. On September 17th, the Soviet Union invaded Poland as well. Poland expected help from France and the United Kingdom, since they had a pact with both. But no help came. By October 6th, the Soviet Union and Nazi Germany held full control of the previously Polish lands. Eventually, the invasion of Poland lead to World War II.

In 1971, at the age of 49 years old, Peter was alive when in March, Intel shipped the first microprocessor to Busicom, a Japanese manufacturer of calculators. The microprocessor has since allowed computers to become smaller and faster, leading to smaller and more versatile handheld devices, home computers, and supercomputers.

In 1985, at the age of 63 years old, Peter was alive when in May, a paper published in Nature by three British scientists reported that a huge hole was discovered in the ozone layer over the Antarctic. It was much larger than expected and is due to the use of manmade chemicals.

In 1991, by the time he was 69 years old, on December 25th, the Soviet Union flag was lowered and replaced by the Russian tricolor flag. It was the end of the Soviet Union. Mikhail Gorbachev resigned as President of the Soviet Union and Boris Yeltsin became President of the Russian Republic.

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Philip J Darwin
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Oct 19, 1944 - Jun 7, 2005
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Richard J Darwin
Apr 17, 1934 - Dec 16, 2008
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May 28, 1913 - Oct 6, 1996
Fort Worth, TX
Isabel M Darwin
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James A Darwin
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