Richard Todd (1910 - 1986)

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Richard Todd
1910 - 1986
updated February 06, 2019
Richard Todd was born on April 2, 1910. He died in March 1986 at 75 years of age. We know that Richard Todd had been residing in Missoula, Missoula County, Montana 59806.


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Richard Todd died in March 1986 at 75 years old. He was born on April 2, 1910. We are unaware of information about Richard's family. We know that Richard Todd had been residing in Missoula, Missoula County, Montana 59806.
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In 1910, in the year that Richard Todd was born, Halley's comet, which returns past the earth every 75 - 76 years was observed photographically for the first time. Two fortuitous events occurred - photography had been invented since the last time the comet had passed and the comet was relatively close. There was panic because one astronomer claimed that the gas from its tail "would impregnate the atmosphere and possibly snuff out all life on the planet." People bought gas masks, "anti-comet pills" and "anti-comet umbrellas".

In 1937, at the age of 27 years old, Richard was alive when 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 1942, by the time he was 32 years old, due to World War II, automobile production in the United States was stopped on February 1st. A tire rationing program had begun the month before. Detroit - the main hub of car manufacturing - was ordered to free up assembly lines for military production. The president of the Automobile Manufacturers Association said “The automotive industry is in this war all the way". Some dealerships had to close and others expanded their repair shops. The used car market boomed (as did a black market in used cars).

In 1979, he was 69 years old when on March 28th, a partial nuclear meltdown occurred at the power plant at Three Mile Island Pennsylvania. Radiation leaked into the environment, resulting in a rating of 5 on a scale of 7 ("Accident With Wider Consequences") . It ended up costing $1 billion to clean up the site.

In 1986, in the year of Richard Todd'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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Richard William Todd
around 1919 - Feb 24, 1945
Richard Stanley Todd
around 1922 - Jun 19, 1942
Richard Spike Todd
around 1913 - Feb 16, 1945
Richard Lloyd Todd
around 1917 - Feb 12, 1942
Richard James Killingworth Todd
around 1890 - Jan 21, 1916
Richard Giles Todd
around 1895 - May 31, 1916
Richard Ernest Todd
around 1903 - Jun 17, 1941
Richard Earl Todd
around 1920 - Mar 29, 1943
Richard Todd
around 1926 - Mar 5, 1945
Richard Todd
around 1920 - Mar 23, 1945
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around 1890 - May 26, 1916
Richard Todd
around 1884 - Apr 19, 1917
Richard L Todd
Born: around 1923
Montana, United States
Richard H Todd
Born: around 1912
Oregon, United States
Richard G Todd
Born: around 1927
Arkansas, United States
Richard O Todd
Born: around 1926
Nebraska, United States
Richard T Todd
Born: around 1904
Missouri, United States
Richard H Todd
Born: around 1919
Colorado, United States
Richard A Todd
Born: around 1920
Illinois, United States
Richard E Todd
Born: around 1923
Ohio, United States

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Lucille M Todd
May 1, 1913 - Feb 18, 1999
Saint Petersburg, FL
Darrell W Todd
Dec 6, 1906 - Dec 30, 1994
Selah, WA
Gertrude Todd
Nov 25, 1907 - March 1986
Seattle, Washington
Marshall Todd
Feb 22, 1900 - July 1973
Spanaway, Washington
Robert R Todd
Apr 12, 1921 - Oct 9, 2009
Port Orchard, WA
Viola Todd
Feb 13, 1912 - Mar 21, 2005
Montesano, WA
Edith Todd
Apr 21, 1897 - May 1966
Renton, Washington
Ernest Todd
Jun 3, 1881 - September 1962
Leonard Todd
Sep 14, 1904 - Sep 27, 1988
Mabton, WA
George Todd
Aug 6, 1921 - November 1986
Weiser, Idaho
Betty L Todd
Jun 18, 1922 - May 28, 1989
Shelton, WA
Anna Todd
Dec 18, 1898 - May 1970
Seattle, Washington
William Joseph Todd
Feb 15, 1921 - Aug 23, 2008
Salem, Oregon
Eunice C Todd
Jan 2, 1919 - May 12, 2000
Hendrum, MN
Mary P Todd
Dec 1, 1927 - Dec 30, 2001
Portland, OR
Christine Todd
Apr 11, 1906 - June 1972
Nashville, Tennessee
Marion Todd
Apr 8, 1911 - December 1976
Anacortes, Washington
Fannie Todd
Oct 22, 1891 - December 1975
Bellingham, Washington
Viola M Todd
May 6, 1916 - September 1995
Bellingham, WA
Fern Bernice Todd
Jun 14, 1925 - Aug 11, 2011
Hamilton, Montana

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Leo Marsyla
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O'Neill, Nebraska
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Raymond, Washington
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Snohomish, WA
William Bates
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James Mezo
Jun 29, 1915 - August 1985
Deming, Washington
Norma Newman
May 5, 1895 - February 1971
Kent, Washington
Ralph L Morlock
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Peck, ID
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Tenino, Washington
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