Richard Deford (1929 - 1981)

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Richard Deford
1929 - 1981
updated February 06, 2019
Richard Deford was born on October 28, 1929. He died in August 1981 at 51 years old. We know that Richard Deford had been residing in Fond du Lac, Fond du Lac County, Wisconsin.


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Richard Deford passed away in August 1981 at 51 years old. He was born on October 28, 1929. We are unaware of information about Richard's surviving family. We know that Richard Deford had been residing in Fond du Lac, Fond du Lac County, Wisconsin.
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In 1929, in the year that Richard Deford was born, American Samoa officially became a U.S. territory. Although a part of the United States since 1900, the Ratification Act of 1929 vested "all civil, judicial, and military powers in the President of the United States of America".

In 1949, at the age of 20 years old, Richard was alive when on April 4th, NATO (the North Atlantic Treaty Organization) was established. Twelve nations originally signed the North Atlantic Treaty - the United States, Great Britain, France, Belgium, the Netherlands, Denmark, Italy, Luxembourg, Norway, Iceland, Canada, and Portugal. Greece, Turkey, and West Germany later joined. Today, there are 26 nations in NATO.

In 1967, Richard was 38 years old when on November 7th, President Johnson signed legislation passed by Congress that created the Corporation for Public Broadcasting (CPB), which would later become PBS and NPR. The legislation required CPB to operate with a "strict adherence to objectivity and balance in all programs or series of programs of a controversial nature".

In 1973, Richard was 44 years old when on August 15th, amidst rising calls for the impeachment of President Richard Nixon, Congress imposed an end to the bombing of Cambodia.

In 1981, in the year of Richard Deford's passing, on January 20th, Ronald Reagan became the 40th President of the United States. He ran against the incumbent, Jimmy Carter, and won 50.7% of the popular vote to Carter's 41.0%.

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Richard L Deford
Mar 10, 1924 - Jan 7, 2012
Richard S. Deford
Born: around 1965
Richard E. Deford
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Richard R Deford
Sep 21, 1957 - Jun 5, 2001
Santa Rosa, CA
Richard Deford
Jan 19, 1906 - July 1975
Modesto, California
Richard Dee Deford
Jul 1, 1952 - Jul 24, 2006

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C A Deford
Jun 16, 1950 - Jun 15, 1996
Gerald Deford
Sep 21, 1922 - January 1983
Clarence Deford
May 22, 1925 - June 1987
Kenosha, Wisconsin
Ethel M Deford
May 6, 1919 - May 1989
Warrens, WI
Elisabeth G Deford
Aug 2, 1924 - Sep 23, 1998
Junction City, WI
Theodora Deford
Jul 29, 1945 - Dec 13, 2009
Camby, Indiana
Martin Deford
Oct 1, 1916 - July 1983
Salt Lake City, Utah
Hazel Deford
Oct 12, 1913 - October 1981
Savannah, Tennessee
Mollie H Deford
Aug 3, 1917 - May 2, 1997
Loudon, TN
Mirle B Deford
Jun 5, 1914 - Jul 6, 1986
Johnnie M Deford
Apr 18, 1916 - June 1994
Nashville, TN
Lawrence Deford
Mar 25, 1912 - November 1986
Savannah, Tennessee
Mary E Deford
Feb 24, 1914 - September 1993
Hamilton, OH
Neva A Deford
Feb 28, 1921 - Feb 19, 2002
Knoxville, TN
Glen R Deford
May 25, 1918 - Jul 31, 2006
Anaheim, CA
Helen Deford
Dec 23, 1912 - Jun 30, 1999
Knoxville, TN
Anna B Deford
Apr 28, 1933 - Sep 11, 2004
Manchester, TN
Betty J Deford
Nov 9, 1939 - Feb 18, 2002
Loudon, TN
Floyd L Deford
Feb 6, 1914 - Apr 26, 1997
Nashville, TN
Carl Deford
Oct 10, 1896 - January 1974
Dalton, Georgia

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Ida Dummer
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Gordon E Fahley
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Omro, WI
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Lorraine Kleinschmidt
May 30, 1923 - October 1979
Ruth Zimdars
May 7, 1917 - May 1982
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Curtis A La Rue
Jan 31, 1931 - Jan 25, 2004
Deer River, MN
Frank G Heffner
Apr 21, 1910 - Apr 20, 2001
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Lois Eckstein
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Amanda C Minton
Feb 9, 1906 - Dec 27, 1987
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Honar Booth
Dec 14, 1902 - September 1978
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Elizabeth Lois Zimmerman
Sep 2, 1928 - Jan 25, 2008
Cincinnati, Ohio
Dorothy K Ryan
Feb 28, 1929 - Aug 5, 2006
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Kathleen Grant
Jun 21, 1929 - Jul 26, 2011
Oshkosh, WI
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