Robert W Jacobson (1927 - 1973)

Robert W Jacobson
1927 - 1973
updated February 06, 2019
Robert W Jacobson was born on April 2, 1927. He died on March 29, 1973 at 45 years of age.


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Robert W Jacobson passed away on March 29, 1973 at age 45. He was born on April 2, 1927. There is no information about Robert's surviving family.
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In 1927, in the year that Robert W Jacobson was born, the first "talkie" (a movie with music, songs, and talking), The Jazz Singer, was released. Al Jolson starred as a cantor's son who instead of following in his father's footsteps as expected, becomes a singer of popular songs. Banished by his father, they reconcile on his father's deathbed. It was a tear-jerker and audiences went wild - especially when they heard the songs. Thus begun the demise of silent films and the rise of "talkies".

In 1939, when he was only 12 years old, in May, Disney's Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, the first full-length animated film, reached a total international gross of $6.5 million which made it (to then) the most successful sound film of all time. First released in December 1937, it was originally dubbed "Disney's Folly" but the premiere received a standing ovation from the audience. At the 11th Academy Awards in February 1939, Walt Disney won an Academy Honorary Award - a full-size Oscar statuette and seven miniature ones - for Snow White.

In 1959, he was 32 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 1968, at the age of 41 years old, Robert was alive when on April 4th, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., the civil rights leader, was shot and killed by an assassin in Memphis. James Earl Ray was apprehended and plead guilty to shooting Dr. King. Ray died in jail in 1998.

In 1973, in the year of Robert W Jacobson's passing, on August 15th, amidst rising calls for the impeachment of President Richard Nixon, Congress imposed an end to the bombing of Cambodia.

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Jul 24, 1898 - March 1976
Feb 8, 1925 - Oct 8, 1989
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Other Jacobsons

Mar 18, 1898 - September 1969
Nov 22, 1929 - Aug 19, 2006
Oct 15, 1931 - Nov 14, 2001
Dec 16, 1921 - Dec 31, 1998
Jun 29, 1918 - Apr 18, 1988
Oct 23, 1931 - November 1986
Sep 10, 1929 - Feb 10, 2004
Nov 3, 1903 - Apr 21, 1994
Dec 1, 1896 - December 1982
Sep 1, 1916 - Mar 22, 2003
Jun 22, 1926 - Sep 13, 1989
Oct 18, 1918 - Apr 26, 2006
May 30, 1931 - Jun 22, 2000
Feb 3, 1931 - Aug 9, 1978
Oct 26, 1932 - Jan 16, 1977
Dec 4, 1930 - Mar 21, 1996
Jun 11, 1915 - December 1981
Sep 18, 1928 - Jan 17, 2008
Oct 12, 1913 - Jan 15, 1990
Aug 22, 1932 - Jun 16, 1994

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Mar 4, 1929 - May 1981
Jun 26, 1929 - Jul 14, 2007
May 25, 1907 - Oct 15, 1998
Oct 2, 1932 - Feb 13, 2005
May 6, 1929 - Nov 5, 2009
Sep 10, 1926 - May 30, 2005
Sep 24, 1930 - Jun 14, 2010
Jun 30, 1931 - Feb 12, 2006
Aug 11, 1927 - May 19, 1994
Aug 26, 1927 - Apr 28, 2001
Mar 12, 1918 - August 1987
Sep 26, 1930 - Aug 5, 2011
May 18, 1929 - Oct 7, 2001
Nov 16, 1928 - May 18, 1990
Nov 23, 1904 - March 1976
Apr 30, 1928 - Dec 2, 1985
Jul 27, 1929 - Oct 11, 2001
Apr 30, 1929 - Apr 16, 2000
Oct 20, 1930 - Jan 19, 2010
Dec 21, 1929 - Jan 17, 1999
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