Robert Wilson (1862 - 1946)

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N Bton, Australia

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N Bton, Australia

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Father: Wilson Walter Wilson
Mother: Janet Brydon Wilson

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1862 - In the year that Robert Wilson was born, on February 22nd, Jefferson Davis was inaugurated as President of the Confederate States of America. His term was to be for 6 years.

1880 - When he was 18 years old, on August 14th Cologne Cathedral, in Germany, was finally completed. Construction began in 1248, was halted in 1473, and then begun again in the 1800's - completed after 632 years.

1884 - When he was 22 years old, on December 6th, the Washington Monument was completed. Building began in 1848 but was stopped because of lack of funds and also due to the Civil War. It would be dedicated in 1885. At the time of its completion, it was the tallest structure in the world.

1936 - Robert was 74 years old when on November 3rd, President Franklin Delano Roosevelt was reelected to a second term. He ran against Republican Governor Alf Landon (Kansas), defeating Landon in the popular vote by 60.8% to 36.5%. Vermont and Maine were the only two states in which Landon won. John Nance Garner IV became the Vice-President in this election.

1946 - In the year of Robert Wilson's passing, on July 4th, the Philippines gained independence from the United States. In 1964, Independence Day in the Philippines was moved from July 4th to June 12th at the insistence of nationalists and historians.

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Robert Wilson passed away in 1946 in N Bton, Australia at age 84. No cause of death has been listed for Robert. He was born in 1862. He was born to Wilson Walter Wilson and Janet Brydon Wilson, and we currently have no other siblings in his family tree.

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