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Robert A Windsor (1918 - 1988)

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Robert A Windsor
1918 - 1988
Born
February 21, 1918
Death
December 2, 1988
Last Known Residence
Manteca, San Joaquin County, California 95336
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Robert A Windsor of Manteca, San Joaquin County, California was born on February 21, 1918, and died at age 70 years old on December 2, 1988.
Updated: November 7, 2011
Biography ID: 67179861

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Robert Windsor passed away at age 70 years old on December 2, 1988. Robert A Windsor of Manteca, San Joaquin County, California was born on February 21, 1918.

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1918 - 1988 World Events

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In 1918, in the year that Robert A Windsor was born, in July, Russian revolutionaries executed the former Tzar Nicholas II and his immediate family. While it was rumored that two of the children had survived, it was later proven through DNA analysis - when their bodies were found - that the entire family had been killed.

In 1920, Robert was only 2 years old when the Volstead Act became law. Formally called the National Prohibition Act, the Volstead Act enabled law enforcement agencies to carry out the 18th Amendment. It said that "no person shall manufacture, sell, barter, transport, import, export, deliver, or furnish any intoxicating liquor except as authorized by this act" and defined intoxicating liquor as any beverage containing more than 0.5% alcohol by volume.

In 1931, he was only 13 years old when in March, “The Star Spangled Banner” officially became the national anthem by congressional resolution. Other songs had previously been used - among them, "My Country, 'Tis of Thee", "God Bless America", and "America the Beautiful". There was fierce debate about making "The Star Spangled Banner" the national anthem - Southerners and veterans organizations supported it, pacifists and educators opposed it.

In 1970, Robert was 52 years old when on May 1st, US troops invaded Cambodia, expanding the Vietnam War. The invasion of Cambodia was a Nixon policy, although it was argued against by both his Secretary of State and his Secretary of Defense.

In 1988, in the year of Robert A Windsor's passing, on December 16th, 1988 the popular film Rain Man was released. Featuring Dustin Hoffman and Tom Cruise. this film brought attention to autistic savants and was based on the "megasavant" Laurence Kim Peek. The film would later go to win four Oscars including Best Picture, Best Original Screenplay, Best Director and Best Actor in a Leading Role.

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