Robert Dean (1894 - 1973)

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Robert Dean
1894 - 1973
updated February 06, 2019
Robert Dean was born on April 15, 1894. He died in May 1973 at 79 years old. We know that Robert Dean had been residing in Okolona, Chickasaw County, Mississippi 38860.

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Robert Dean died in May 1973 at 79 years of age. He was born on April 15, 1894. We are unaware of information about Robert's family. We know that Robert Dean had been residing in Okolona, Chickasaw County, Mississippi 38860.
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1894 - 1973 World Events

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In 1894, in the year that Robert Dean was born, on March 12th, for the first time, Coca-Cola was sold in individual bottles as a drink for consumer consumption. Previously, it was sold as a syrup for upset stomachs - over the counter.

In 1902, he was just 8 years old when the modern air conditioner was invented by Willis H. Carrier. The company that he worked for needed to find a way to control humidity and by solving this problem, Carrier created a system that could be used for cooling the rooms of a house. The Sun Belt thanks him!

In 1911, by the time he was 17 years old, the Triangle Shirtwaist fire occurred, one of the deadliest industrial disasters in U.S. history. 146 workers (123 women and 23 men, many of them recent Jewish and Italian immigrants) died from the fire or by jumping to escape the fire and smoke. The garment factory was on the 8th, 9th, and 10th floors of a building in Greenwich Village in Manhattan. Doors to stairwells and exits had been locked in order to prevent workers from taking unauthorized breaks and to prevent theft, so they couldn't escape by normal means when the fire broke out. Due to the disaster, legislation was passed to protect sweatshop workers.

In 1932, when he was 38 years old, five years to the day after Lindbergh crossed the Atlantic, Amelia Earhart flew solo from Newfoundland to Ireland, the first woman to cross the Atlantic solo and the first to replicate Lindbergh's feat. She flew over 2,000 miles in just under 15 hours.

In 1973, in the year of Robert Dean's passing, on August 15th, amidst rising calls for the impeachment of President Richard Nixon, Congress imposed an end to the bombing of Cambodia.

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Robert Forbes Dean
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Lee R Dean
Dec 7, 1943 - Apr 11, 2009
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Patricia Dean
Jul 18, 1906 - May 1981
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Oct 29, 1907 - March 1987
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Julia A Dean
Jun 21, 1945 - Apr 4, 1995
Lawrence C Dean
Jan 28, 1945 - Apr 5, 2008
Mendenhall, MS
Edna Dean
Dec 28, 1907 - October 1984
Stewart, Mississippi
Dixie L Dean
Mar 15, 1961 - Oct 11, 2009
Memphis, TN
Alexander Dean
Sep 28, 1948 - Apr 9, 1994
Parkin, AR
A F Dean
Jul 26, 1916 - Mar 7, 2006
Little Rock, AR
Alexander Dean
Oct 25, 1898 - November 1985
Bentonville, Arkansas
Jeff Dean
Apr 8, 1905 - January 1980
Tulare, California
Katherine W Dean
May 23, 1916 - Jan 13, 1989
Conway, AR
Robert L Dean
Jul 17, 1951 - Feb 16, 2005
Wilmot, AR
Kate Dean
Jan 26, 1889 - January 1968
Wilmington, California
Gleason Dean
Jul 23, 1902 - April 1976
Benton, Arkansas
Marian B Dean
Jul 27, 1913 - Oct 11, 1999
Fayetteville, AR
Blanche M Dean
Mar 12, 1912 - Jan 26, 2000
North Little Rock, AR
George Dean
Aug 22, 1889 - January 1967
North Little Rock, Arkansas
Jimmie L Dean
Jan 15, 1914 - Jun 7, 2001
Platte City, MO
Floyd W Dean
Mar 4, 1919 - Mar 11, 1985
Fort Smith, AR

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Sep 6, 1894 - Nov 9, 1972
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Oct 13, 1907 - April 1975
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Feb 21, 1907 - Jan 23, 2003
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Charles Bryson
Jun 24, 1913 - December 1973
Raymond Kern
Jul 4, 1898 - March 1978
Carthage, Mississippi
Doyle R Adams
Oct 3, 1912 - Nov 15, 1993
Tupelo, MS
Herbert Love
Aug 10, 1902 - February 1977
Eupora, Mississippi
William D Logan
Nov 18, 1899 - Oct 4, 1995
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Mary D Mcmahen
Mar 12, 1905 - May 23, 1991
Chris Lawrence
May 14, 1903 - April 1972
Biloxi, Mississippi
Grace P Mcilwain
Sep 24, 1916 - Feb 26, 2000
Richton, MS
Alice Hamilton
Jan 25, 1890 - October 1984
Tutwiler, Mississippi
Robert A Garrison
Apr 25, 1911 - Oct 16, 1995
C Kirkland
Mar 20, 1892 - January 1972
Waynesboro, Mississippi
J C Pettigrew
Jul 3, 1915 - Aug 7, 2009
Amory, MS
Bessie Sisson
Sep 24, 1907 - July 1985
Memphis, Tennessee
James H Simpson
May 4, 1909 - Jul 3, 1997
Wiggins, MS
Cora Gregory
Aug 24, 1901 - April 1974
Grenada, Mississippi
John S Gillis
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