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Robert James Windsor (1927 - 1967)

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Robert James Windsor
1927 - 1967
Born
1927
Death
1967
Rese, Australia
Last Known Residence
Rese Australia
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Robert James Windsor of Rese Australia was born in 1927 to Ivan James Windsor and Eily May Lacey. Robert Windsor died at age 40 years old in 1967 in Rese.
Updated: September 4, 2013
Biography ID: 145403347

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Robert Windsor passed away at age 40 years old in 1967 in Rese. Robert James Windsor of Rese Australia was born in 1927 to Ivan James Windsor and Eily May Lacey.

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Robert James Windsor lived 30 years shorter than the average Windsor family member when he died at the age of 40.
The average age of a Windsor family member is 70.
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In 1927, in the year that Robert James Windsor was born, 10 years after the United States bought the U.S. Virgin Islands from the Danish government, the inhabitants were granted U.S. citizenship. While they can vote in congressional elections and presidential primaries, they cannot vote for President.

In 1935, he was merely 8 years old when on August 14, the Social Security Act was signed into law. The purpose was to "provide federal assistance to those unable to work". The law established the Social Security Administration whose primary focus was to "provide aid for the elderly, the unemployed, and children". The Act survived many Supreme Court challenges and the Administration continues until today.

In 1942, he was merely 15 years old when on June 17th, Roosevelt approved the Manhattan Project, which lead to the development of the first atomic bomb. With the support of Canada and the United Kingdom, the Project came to employ more than 130,000 people and cost nearly $2 billion. Julius Robert Oppenheimer, a nuclear physicist born in New York, led the Los Alamos Laboratory that developed the actual bomb. The first artificial nuclear explosion took place near Alamogordo New Mexico on July 16, 1945.

In 1958, Robert was 31 years old when on January 31st, Explorer I, the United States' answer to Sputnik I (and 2,) was launched. America had entered the Space Race. The first spacecraft to detect the Van Allen radiation belt, it remained in orbit until 1970.

In 1967, in the year of Robert James Windsor's passing, on November 7th, President Johnson signed legislation passed by Congress that created the Corporation for Public Broadcasting (CPB), which would later become PBS and NPR. The legislation required CPB to operate with a "strict adherence to objectivity and balance in all programs or series of programs of a controversial nature".

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