Robert R Carpenter (1914 - 1988)

Robert R Carpenter
1914 - 1988
updated February 06, 2019
Robert R Carpenter was born on March 28, 1914. He died on July 15, 1988 at age 74. We know that Robert R Carpenter had been residing in Houston, Harris County, Texas 77087.
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Robert R Carpenter
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Houston, Harris County, Texas 77087
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Houston National Cemetery Section K Site 1336, 10410 Veterans Memorial Drive, in Houston, Texas 77038
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Branch of service: Us Army
Rank attained: LTCOL
Wars/Conflicts: World War Ii

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Robert R Carpenter passed away on July 15, 1988 at 74 years of age. He was buried in Houston National Cemetery Section K Site 1336, Houston, Texas. He was born on March 28, 1914. There is no information about Robert's immediate family.
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In 1914, in the year that Robert R Carpenter was born, President Woodrow Wilson signed a proclamation designating Mother's Day, the second Sunday in May, as a national holiday to honor mothers. Anna Jarvis had championed a Mother's Day for years but Congress had joked a few years earlier that then they would have to proclaim a "Mother-in-law's Day" as well. The President who championed a woman's right to vote also created a day in their honor.

In 1959, Robert was 45 years old when on January 3rd, Alaska became the 49th state of the United States and the first state not a part of the contiguous United States. The flag was changed to display 49 stars.

In 1963, Robert was 49 years old when on November 22nd, Vice President Lyndon B. Johnson became the 36th President of the United States when President John Kennedy was shot and killed in Dallas, Texas. Johnson was sworn in on the plane carrying Kennedy's body back to Washington D.C.

In 1976, when he was 62 years old, on August 4th, a mysterious illness struck an American Legion convention in Philadelphia. Within a week, 25 people had died and 130 people had been hospitalized. It was the first known instance of what came to be called "Legionnaires Disease."

In 1988, in the year of Robert R Carpenter's passing, on December 16th, 1988 the popular film Rain Man was released. Featuring Dustin Hoffman and Tom Cruise. this film brought attention to autistic savants and was based on the "megasavant" Laurence Kim Peek. The film would later go to win four Oscars including Best Picture, Best Original Screenplay, Best Director and Best Actor in a Leading Role.

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