Robert H Rountree (1921 - 1993)

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Robert H Rountree
1921 - 1993
updated February 06, 2019
Robert H Rountree was born on June 8, 1921. He died on January 27, 1993 at age 71. We know that Robert H Rountree had been residing in Okeechobee, Okeechobee County, Florida 34974.


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Robert H Rountree passed away on January 27, 1993 at 71 years of age. He was born on June 8, 1921. We have no information about Robert's family or relationships. We know that Robert H Rountree had been residing in Okeechobee, Okeechobee County, Florida 34974.
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In 1921, in the year that Robert H Rountree was born, hugely popular Roscoe "Fatty" Arbuckle, silent film star, was arrested for rape and manslaughter after an actress died following a party at his house. He was acquitted after three trials and the jury wrote a formal letter apologizing for the charges, but his career never recovered. His films were at first banned - the ban was lifted after a year - and he was mostly ostracized by the community. He died at 46..

In 1945, at the age of 24 years old, Robert was alive when on April 12th, President Franklin D. Roosevelt died of a cerebral hemorrhage in Warm Springs, Georgia. At 1p, he was sitting for a portrait when he complained that he had a "terrific pain" in the back of his head and collapsed. A doctor was summoned and the doctor gave him a shot of adrenaline into his heart. It didn't help and he was pronounced dead at 3:30 p.m. A slow moving train took him back to Washington D.C. while thousands of mourners lined the tracks. He was buried at his home in Hyde Park, New York.

In 1952, at the age of 31 years old, Robert was alive when on February 6th, George VI of England died from a coronary thrombosis and complications due to lung cancer. His eldest daughter, age 25, immediately ascended the throne as Elizabeth II and her coronation was on June 2 1953.

In 1977, by the time he was 56 years old, on January 21st, President Carter pardoned "draft dodgers" - men who avoided the draft during the Vietnam War. He fulfilled a campaign promise with the pardon. But it only applied to civilian evaders - the estimated 500,000 to 1 million active-duty personnel who went AWOL were not included.

In 1993, in the year of Robert H Rountree's passing, on January 20th, William J. Clinton became the 42nd President of the United States. He beat incumbent George H.W. Bush who was seeking his second term. Clinton won 43.01% of the popular vote to Bush's 37.45%. An independent candidate, Ross Perot, won 18.91% - the most votes for an independent candidate since Teddy Roosevelt's run for President in 1912.

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Sep 10, 1935 - Aug 15, 2000
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Jun 30, 1960 - Jan 1, 2005
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Feb 10, 1896 - June 1973
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Hattie Rountree
Mar 15, 1889 - Feb 15, 1972
Hialeah, FL
Edna A Rountree
Apr 21, 1912 - Nov 2, 1993
Port Richey, FL
Mellie Rountree
Feb 24, 1894 - December 1985
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Maggie Rountree
Oct 3, 1888 - November 1969
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Amie Bell Rountree
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