Robert D Burks (1917 - 2006)

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Robert D Burks
1917 - 2006
updated February 06, 2019
Robert D Burks was born on October 15, 1917. He died on July 26, 2006 at 88 years old. We know that Robert D Burks had been residing in Conway, Faulkner County, Arkansas 72034.


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Robert D Burks died on July 26, 2006 at 88 years old. He was born on October 15, 1917. We are unaware of information about Robert's family. We know that Robert D Burks had been residing in Conway, Faulkner County, Arkansas 72034.
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In 1917, in the year that Robert D Burks was born, the U.S. Virgin Islands were purchased from Denmark in January. While they are U.S. citizens, Virgin Islanders are ineligible to vote for the President of the United States.

In 1947, Robert was 30 years old when on April 15th, Jackie Robinson joined the Brooklyn Dodgers, playing first base. He was the first black man to play in the Major Leagues. Since the 1880's, professional baseball had been segregated and blacks played in the "Negro leagues". He went on to play for 10 years.

In 1962, he was 45 years old when on August 5th, actress and sex symbol Marilyn Monroe died in Brentwood California. She was ruled to have died from suicide due to a drug overdose. There has been controversy regarding the circumstances ever since, due to her relationships with Jack and Bobby Kennedy.

In 1983, at the age of 66 years old, Robert was alive when on August 30th, the Soviet Union claimed that a South Korean Boeing 747 jetliner (Flight 007), bound for Seoul from New York City, had strayed into Soviet airspace. Saying that they believed it to be a U.S. spy plane, the passenger jet was shot down by a Soviet SU-15 fighter - after it had tracked the airliner for two hours. All 269 passengers (including a U.S. Representative from Georgia) and crew were killed.

In 1993, at the age of 76 years old, Robert was alive when on February 26th, a truck bomb exploded in the garage under the North Tower of the World Trade Center. While the bomb didn't do what was planned (collapse the North Tower into the South Tower), it did kill six people and injured thousands of people.

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Jun 16, 1932 - May 20, 2004
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Feb 19, 1922 - May 1988
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Dec 20, 1920 - January 1980
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Marie L Burks
Sep 3, 1910 - Apr 17, 1990
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Aug 11, 1942 - Apr 18, 2009
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B A Burks
Mar 22, 1942 - Sep 15, 1988
Louise L Burks
Oct 27, 1912 - Jul 7, 2005
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Minnie Burks
Nov 9, 1884 - May 1973
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Frances H Burks
Jun 2, 1916 - August 1998
Santa Rosa, CA
Roy Burks
Nov 27, 1895 - July 1980
San Francisco, California
Dorothy L Burks
Oct 5, 1914 - Jan 16, 2009
Sutter Creek, CA
Dorothy Ma E Burks
Jan 21, 1914 - Jan 19, 2002
Bakersfield, CA
James Burks
Apr 24, 1909 - May 1966
Kenneth L Burks
Jan 17, 1921 - Aug 29, 2004
Hemet, CA
Cleo Burks
Jul 12, 1925 - Dec 28, 2007
Far Rockaway, NY, Africa
Howard S Burks
Sep 22, 1908 - Dec 3, 1991
Margaret A Burks
Nov 22, 1903 - Jul 28, 1990
Betty L Burks
Mar 5, 1935 - Jan 30, 2006
Merced, CA
Ida Burks
Aug 18, 1918 - August 1977
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