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Robert L Wagstaff (1928 - 1991)

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Robert L Wagstaff
1928 - 1991
Born
November 7, 1928
Death
April 3, 1991
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Robert L Wagstaff was born on November 7, 1928, and died at age 62 years old on April 3, 1991. Family, friend, or fan, this family history biography is for you to remember Robert L Wagstaff.
Updated: October 3, 2011
Biography ID: 4471403

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Robert Wagstaff passed away at age 62 years old on April 3, 1991. Robert L Wagstaff was born on November 7, 1928. Family, friend, or fan, this family history biography is for you to remember Robert L Wagstaff.

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Robert L Wagstaff lived 6 years shorter than the average Wagstaff family member when he died at the age of 62.
The average age of a Wagstaff family member is 68.
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1928 - 1991 World Events

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In 1928, in the year that Robert L Wagstaff was born, Mickie Mouse was born! He first appeared in Disney's Steamboat Willie, along with Minnie. Although they were in two previous shorts, this was the first to be distributed. Steamboat Willie took advantage of the new technology and was a "talkie" - music was coordinated with the animation. It became the most popular cartoon of its day.

In 1939, at the age of merely 11 years old, Robert was alive when on the 1st of September, Nazi Germany invaded Poland. On September 17th, the Soviet Union invaded Poland as well. Poland expected help from France and the United Kingdom, since they had a pact with both. But no help came. By October 6th, the Soviet Union and Nazi Germany held full control of the previously Polish lands. Eventually, the invasion of Poland lead to World War II.

In 1969, when he was 41 years old, one hundred countries, along with the United States and the Soviet Union signed the nuclear nonproliferation treaty (NPT). It called for stopping the spread of nuclear weapons, the peaceful use of nuclear energy, and the goal of nuclear disarmament.

In 1977, he was 49 years old when 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 1991, in the year of Robert L Wagstaff's passing, on January 16th, Allied forces began the first phase of Operation Desert Storm. Saddam Hussein's forces had previously invaded the sovereign state of Kuwait and the focus of the operation was to remove his Iraqi troops from Kuwait. On February 24th, the ground war began. Within 100 hours, American ground troops declared Kuwait liberated.

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