Robert Gilpatrick (1880 - 1974)

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Robert Gilpatrick
1880 - 1974
updated February 06, 2019
Robert Gilpatrick was born on September 28, 1880. He died in October 1974 at 94 years old. We know that Robert Gilpatrick had been residing in Altus, Jackson County, Oklahoma 73521.


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Robert Gilpatrick died in October 1974 at 94 years old. He was born on September 28, 1880. We have no information about Robert's surviving family. We know that Robert Gilpatrick had been residing in Altus, Jackson County, Oklahoma 73521.
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In 1880, in the year that Robert Gilpatrick was born, on February 4th, five members of one family in Ontario, Canada were killed and their farm was burned by a mob. Called the Black Donnelly Massacre, the Irish family had been feuding with other citizens of the town. No one was ever convicted.

In 1900, when he was 20 years old, artist Henri Matisse, born in 1869 in France, began the fauvist movement. Only lasting a few years in popularity (ending around 1904), fauvism was in many ways the beginning of modern art. Matisse was fond of bright, vibrant colors and used them in his paintings - contrary to the muted use of color previously. While the fauvist movement declined in popularity, Matisse did not and he went on to create many more works of art and even a museum for his work, 2 years before his death in 1954. (In French, les Fauves means "the wild beasts". Matisse and those who followed his example were called "beasts" because of the bold colors that they used in their artwork.)

In 1918, Robert was 38 years old when in January, President Wilson presented his Fourteen Points, which assured citizens that World War I was being fought for a moral cause and outlined a plan for postwar peace in Europe. The only leader of the Allies to present such a plan, the Europeans thought Wilson was being too idealistic. The points included free trade, open agreements, democracy and self-determination. They were based on the research and suggestions of 150 advisors.

In 1962, at the age of 82 years old, Robert was alive when on October 1st, African-American James H. Meredith, escorted by federal marshals, registered at the University of Mississippi - becoming the first African-American student admitted to the segregated college. He had been inspired by President Kennedy's inaugural address to apply for admission.

In 1974, in the year of Robert Gilpatrick's passing, on July 30th, the House Judiciary Committee adopted three articles of impeachment against President Nixon. He was charged with obstruction of justice, failure to uphold laws, and the refusal to produce material subpoenaed by the committee. In order to avoid impeachment, Richard M. Nixon announced that he would resign on August 8th, the first President to do so.

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Robert W Gilpatrick
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Sep 14, 1906 - Sep 28, 1998
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James Gilpatrick
Mar 22, 1890 - December 1968
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Billy D Gilpatrick
Aug 8, 1933 - Apr 11, 2000
Shingletown, CA
Harvey Gilpatrick
Mar 25, 1906 - Mar 3, 1996
Marlow, OK
Lloyd Lee Gilpatrick
Dec 19, 1919 - Feb 7, 1995
Palmdale, CA
Tressie Gilpatrick
Sep 28, 1920 - Sep 11, 2007
Modesto, California
Clarence D Gilpatrick
Jun 27, 1931 - Sep 30, 1996
Tulsa, OK
Virgie C Gilpatrick
Nov 21, 1887 - Oct 15, 1967
Chickasha, OK
Ray M Gilpatrick
Sep 21, 1921 - May 11, 1993
Victoria, TX
Doris Gilpatrick
Dec 5, 1930 - May 27, 2009
George Gilpatrick
Nov 19, 1929 - Mar 21, 2008
Victoria, Texas
Irene Gilpatrick
Mar 1, 1893 - June 1980
Alice, Texas
Manuela Gilpatrick
Apr 19, 1915 - Jan 13, 1998
Alice, TX
Frances Gilpatrick
Apr 29, 1905 - July 1975
Vallejo, California
Calvert Gilpatrick
Apr 7, 1925 - January 1984
Alice, Texas
Stanley Gene Gilpatrick
Jul 28, 1943 - Nov 10, 2006
Nursery, Texas
Darlene E Gilpatrick
Oct 25, 1961 - Oct 24, 1999
Rosa Gilpatrick
Nov 29, 1911 - Apr 29, 2003
League City, TX
Norma Burgess Gilpatrick
Aug 12, 1946 - Apr 11, 2011
Ada Gilpatrick
Sep 30, 1873 - July 1972
Minneapolis, Minnesota

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