Robert Thomas King

(1892 - 1918)

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Robert Thomas King
1892 - 1918
Born
c. 1892
Death
July 31, 1918
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Robert Thomas King was born c. 1892. He died on July 31, 1918 at 26 years old.
Updated: February 06, 2019
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Robert Thomas King
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Caestre Military Cemetery I. E. 15. in France
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Rank: Second Lieutenant
Regiment: Seaforth Highlanders
Unit/ship/squadron: 6th Bn.
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Robert Thomas King passed away on July 31, 1918 at 26 years old. He was buried in Caestre Military Cemetery I. E. 15., France. He was born c. 1892. We are unaware of information about Robert's family or relationships.

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In 1892, in the year that Robert Thomas King was born, on August 4th, the father and stepmother of Lizzie Borden were found murdered. Lizzie was accused of the crime and on June 20th of the next year, she was acquitted of murder by a jury. But she was never acquitted in the public mind.

In 1900, Robert was merely 8 years old when the Austrian neurologist Sigmund Freud published his book (written in 1899) "The Interpretation of Dreams". Sigmund Freud, born Sigismund Schlomo Freud in May of 1856, is the "father of psychoanalysis". Although he was a medical doctor, he was fascinated with the psyche and hypothesized the existence of the id, the ego, the superego, the libido, the unconscious, the Oedipus complex, and more. These are concepts that are still used by modern psychology.

In 1903, at the age of merely 11 years old, Robert was alive when two brothers, Orville and Wilbur Wright, flew the first powered heavier-than-air plane. They flew 4 times in one day - the longest flight lasting 59 seconds and a little over 852 feet. While the brothers had notified several newspapers of their attempt, only one - a local paper - covered it. After their 4th flight, a gust of wind caught the plane, turned it over, and totaled it.

In 1918, in the year of Robert Thomas King's passing, on November 1, an elevated train on the Brooklyn line of the subway - driven by an inexperienced operator because of a strike - tried to navigate a turn at 30mph. The limit on the curve was 6 mph. The 2nd and 3rd cars of the 5 car wooden train were badly damaged and at least 93 people were killed, making it the deadliest crash in New York subway history.

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c. 1904 - Jun 18, 1944 1904 - 1944
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c. 1891 - Feb 11, 1919 1891 - 1919
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c. 1921 - Oct 16, 1944 1921 - 1944
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Unknown - Nov 10, 1916 ? - 1916
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c. 1911 - Dec 5, 1941 1911 - 1941
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c. 1916 - Mar 20, 1944 1916 - 1944
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c. 1914 - Mar 1, 1946 1914 - 1946
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c. 1913 - Sep 7, 1942 1913 - 1942
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c. 1925 - Dec 28, 1944 1925 - 1944
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c. 1926 - Jul 20, 1944 1926 - 1944
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c. 1926 - Jan 4, 1945 1926 - 1945
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c. 1921 - May 23, 1941 1921 - 1941
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Unknown - Jul 23, 1943 ? - 1943
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c. 1910 - Apr 18, 1945 1910 - 1945
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c. 1917 - Jun 17, 1940 1917 - 1940
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