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Richard D Hanlon (1900 - 1988)

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Richard D Hanlon
1900 - 1988
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April 27, 1900
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April 27, 1988
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Dilliner, Greene County, Pennsylvania 15327
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Richard D Hanlon was born on April 27, 1900. He died on April 27, 1988 at 88 years old. We know that Richard D Hanlon had been residing in Dilliner, Greene County, Pennsylvania 15327.
Updated: October 6, 2011
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Richard D Hanlon passed away on April 27, 1988 at 88 years of age. He was born on April 27, 1900. We are unaware of information about Richard's family or relationships. We know that Richard D Hanlon had been residing in Dilliner, Greene County, Pennsylvania 15327.
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In 1900, in the year that Richard D Hanlon was born, the German physicist Max Planck formulated an energy theory, postulating the existence of "quanta," which lays the groundwork for the quantum theory of modern physics. In December, he introduced a paper on the Planck postulate which stated that E=hv - the energy of a photon is proportional to its frequency times a constant. Planck won a Nobel Prize in 1918 for his work in theoretical Physics.

In 1915, he was just 15 years old when the Germans first used poison gas as a weapon at the second Battle of Ypres during World War I. While noxious gases had been used since ancient times, this was the first use of poisonous gas - in this case, lethal chlorine gas - in modern war. Subsequently, the French and British - as well as the United States when they entered World War 1 - developed and used lethal gas in war.

In 1922, he was 22 years old when on June 22, coal miners in Herrin Illinois, were on strike (coal miners had been on strike nationally since April 1). The striking miners were outraged at the strikebreakers (scabs) that the company had brought in and laid siege to the mine. Three union workers were killed when gunfire was exchanged. The next day, union miners killed 23 strikebreakers and mine guards. No one, on either side, ever faced jail time.

In 1954, when he was 54 years old, on May 17th, the Supreme Court released a decision on Brown v. Board of Education of Topeka. The ruling stated that state laws establishing separate public schools for black and white students was unconstitutional thus paving the way for integration in schools.

In 1988, in the year of Richard D Hanlon's passing, on December 21st, Pan Am Flight 103 exploded over Lockerbie Scotland. The explosion killed all 259 people on board and another 11 on the ground. The flight had left Heathrow Airport in London less than an hour before, on its way to New York. After an exhaustive (and long) investigation it came to be believed that two individuals from Libya had planted the bomb.

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