Robert Tims (1923 - 1969)

Robert Tims
1923 - 1969
updated February 06, 2019
Robert Tims was born on March 18, 1923. He died in February 1969 at age 45.

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Robert Tims died in February 1969 at 45 years of age. He was born on March 18, 1923. We have no information about Robert's family.
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In 1923, in the year that Robert Tims was born, Harlem's Cotton Club opened in New York City. Owned by a bootlegger and gangster, it was a 700 seat speakeasy that catered to a "white only" clientele. But most of the entertainers were African-American and featured some of the best entertainers of the time such as Lena Horne, the Nicholas Brothers, Ethel Waters, and Cab Calloway.

In 1931, Robert was only 8 years old when on May 1st, the Empire State Building opened in New York City. At 1,454 feet (including the roof and antenna), it was the tallest building in the world until the World Trade Center's North Tower was built in 1970. (It is now the 34th tallest.) Opening at the beginning of the Great Depression, most of the offices in the Empire State Building remained unoccupied for years and the observation deck was an equal source of revenue and kept the building profitable.

In 1948, by the time he was 25 years old, on May 14th, the State of Israel was proclaimed by David Ben-Gurion, who became Israel's first Premier, and the U.S. officially recognized Israel. That evening, Egypt launched an air assault on Israel.

In 1955, by the time he was 32 years old, on September 10th the TV show "Gunsmoke" debuted on CBS. It went on to be television's longest-running western. Matt Dillon, Chester, Doc Adams, and Miss Kitty became household names.

In 1969, in the year of Robert Tims's passing, on July 20th, the first men walked on the moon. Apollo 11 astronauts Neil A. Armstrong and Edwin E. Aldrin Jr. both walked on the moon but it was Armstrong who first stepped on the moon. They fulfilled the promise of President Kennedy's commitment in 1961 to put a man on the moon before the end of the decade.

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around 1892 - Dec 23, 1917
around 1918 - Unknown
around 1919 - Unknown
Unknown - Unknown
1876 - 1962
Unknown - Unknown
Unknown - Unknown
around 1960 - Unknown
around 1962 - Unknown
around 1962 - Unknown
around 1940 - Unknown
around 1959 - Unknown
around 1960 - Unknown
around 1959 - Unknown
around 1959 - Unknown
around 1953 - Unknown
May 25, 1958 - Aug 18, 2007
Aug 24, 1918 - June 1980

Other Timses

Mar 29, 1944 - Dec 27, 2007
Jul 20, 1942 - Nov 12, 1996
Aug 14, 1953 - Sep 22, 2005
Aug 24, 1918 - June 1980
Feb 14, 1902 - Nov 15, 1989
Jul 11, 1915 - October 1984
Sep 4, 1966 - Mar 15, 2002
Jun 7, 1946 - Nov 24, 2003
Mar 21, 1883 - Jun 15, 1967
Sep 6, 1882 - April 1968
Jun 8, 1938 - May 4, 2010
Jun 3, 1902 - May 1980
May 13, 1898 - April 1987
Jul 14, 1933 - March 1987
Aug 14, 1979 - Jun 3, 2010
Jun 6, 1906 - June 1987
Jun 12, 1896 - January 1988
May 26, 1979 - Sep 28, 2007
Jun 13, 1908 - Mar 11, 1994
Aug 5, 1917 - Mar 28, 2002

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Jun 10, 1920 - Nov 15, 1993
Feb 25, 1920 - March 1976
Jan 28, 1919 - November 1965
May 13, 1920 - May 27, 2003
Dec 21, 1937 - Dec 28, 2005
Feb 3, 1931 - Aug 3, 2003
Apr 26, 1918 - May 1972
Feb 22, 1914 - Jan 13, 2003
Dec 29, 1912 - Dec 10, 2005
Apr 12, 1936 - Jan 23, 1996
Jan 31, 1915 - November 1975
May 23, 1917 - April 1969
Aug 11, 1910 - Jan 21, 1992
Jan 29, 1929 - March 1972
Jun 23, 1897 - May 1987
Aug 6, 1919 - Aug 5, 2002
Nov 19, 1907 - Jan 15, 1997
Jun 7, 1937 - Dec 26, 2009
Nov 1, 1912 - Apr 24, 2002
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