Richard John Million Jr (1937 - 1986)

Richard John Million
1937 - 1986
updated February 06, 2019
Richard John Million Jr was born on February 13, 1937. He died on May 29, 1986 at 49 years old.

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Richard John Million Jr

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Richard

Middle name

John

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Jr

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Willamette National Cemetery Section COL-1 Row P Site 406, 11800 Se Mt. Scott Boulevard, in Portland, Oregon 97086

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Branch of service: Us Marine Corps
Rank attained: SGT

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Richard John Million Jr passed away on May 29, 1986 at age 49. He was buried in Willamette National Cemetery Section COL-1 Row P Site 406, Portland, Oregon. He was born on February 13, 1937. There is no information about Richard's immediate family.
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In 1937, in the year that Richard John Million Jr was born, on May 6th, the German zeppelin the Hindenburg caught fire and blew up. The Hindenburg was a passenger ship traveling to Frankfurt Germany. It tried to dock in New Jersey, one of the stops, and something went wrong - it blew up. Thirty-six people were killed out of the 97 on board - 13 passengers, 22 crewmen, and one ground worker. The reasons for the explosion are still disputed.

In 1940, at the age of just 3 years old, Richard was alive when in July, Billboard published its first Music Popularity Chart. Top recordings of the year were Tommy Dorsey's "I'll Never Smile Again" (vocal Frank Sinatra) - 12 weeks at the top, Bing Crosby's "Only Forever" - 9 weeks at the top, and Artie Shaw's "Frenesi" - 12 weeks at the top.

In 1954, at the age of 17 years old, Richard was alive when from April 22 through June 17th, the Army v. McCarthy hearings were held. The U.S. Army accused Roy Cohn (chief counsel to Senator McCarthy and later trusted mentor of Donald Trump) of blackmail. McCarthy and Cohn accused the U.S. Army of harboring communists. The Army allegations were found to be true. The U.S. Senate later censured McCarthy.

In 1968, he was 31 years old when on June 5th, Sen. Robert F. Kennedy was shot at the Ambassador Hotel in Los Angeles by Sirhan after celebrating his win in the California presidential primary. He died the next day at Good Samaritan Hospital.

In 1986, in the year of Richard John Million Jr's passing, on September 8th, the Oprah Winfrey Show went into national syndication. A popular talk show, it was number 1 in the ratings since its debut. The last show aired on May 25, 2011.

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