Roy Johnson (1939 - 1986)

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Roy Johnson
1939 - 1986
updated February 06, 2019
Roy Johnson was born on January 5, 1939. He died in March 1986 at age 47.


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Roy Johnson died in March 1986 at age 47. He was born on January 5, 1939. We have no information about Roy's family or relationships.
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In 1939, in the year that Roy Johnson was born, on the 1st of September, Nazi Germany invaded Poland. On September 17th, the Soviet Union invaded Poland as well. Poland expected help from France and the United Kingdom, since they had a pact with both. But no help came. By October 6th, the Soviet Union and Nazi Germany held full control of the previously Polish lands. Eventually, the invasion of Poland lead to World War II.

In 1942, by the time he was merely 3 years old, on June 17th, Roosevelt approved the Manhattan Project, which lead to the development of the first atomic bomb. With the support of Canada and the United Kingdom, the Project came to employ more than 130,000 people and cost nearly $2 billion. Julius Robert Oppenheimer, a nuclear physicist born in New York, led the Los Alamos Laboratory that developed the actual bomb. The first artificial nuclear explosion took place near Alamogordo New Mexico on July 16, 1945.

In 1961, when he was 22 years old, on May 5th, Navy Cmdr. Alan B. Shepard, Jr., made the first manned Project Mercury flight, MR-3, in a spacecraft he named Freedom 7. He was the second man to go into space, the first was Yuri Gagarin - a Soviet cosmonaut.

In 1971, Roy was 32 years old when in March, Intel shipped the first microprocessor to Busicom, a Japanese manufacturer of calculators. The microprocessor has since allowed computers to become smaller and faster, leading to smaller and more versatile handheld devices, home computers, and supercomputers.

In 1986, in the year of Roy Johnson's passing, on September 8th, the Oprah Winfrey Show went into national syndication. A popular talk show, it was number 1 in the ratings since its debut. The last show aired on May 25, 2011.

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Other Roy Johnsons

Roy Percival Johnson
around 1917 - Dec 16, 1943
Roy Henry Johnson
around 1923 - Mar 29, 1944
Roy Enos Johnson
around 1911 - Oct 8, 1943
Roy Axel Kermit Johnson
around 1925 - Sep 15, 1944
Roy Alan Johnson
around 1934 - May 9, 1941
Roy Johnson
around 1897 - Aug 4, 1916
Roy W Johnson
Born: around 1916
Texas, United States
Roy O Johnson
Born: around 1902
California, United States
Roy L Johnson
Born: around 1927
Ohio, United States
Roy M Johnson
Born: around 1927
Kentucky, United States
Roy L Johnson
Born: around 1923
Tennessee, United States
Roy William Johnson
Born: around 1915
North Carolina, United States
Roy L Johnson
Born: around 1927
Georgia, United States
Roy C Johnson
Born: around 1927
Mississippi, United States
Roy Wallace Johnson
Born: around 1927
Georgia, United States
Roy C Johnson
Born: around 1927
Tennessee, United States

Other Johnsons

Melvin E Johnson
Jul 18, 1939 - Jul 9, 1993
Glen Ellyn, IL
Otto J Johnson
Mar 2, 1935 - Apr 8, 1983
Dixon, IL
Kay M Johnson
Feb 10, 1938 - Jul 10, 2008
Mount Vernon, IL
Colbert Johnson
Sep 14, 1936 - Dec 16, 2004
Geneva, IL
Hayward A Johnson
Aug 9, 1924 - Dec 29, 1989
Irene T Johnson
Oct 4, 1936 - Dec 31, 2009
Saint Charles, IL
Johnny L Johnson
Apr 28, 1936 - Jun 14, 2010
Dyersburg, TN
Marlene Johnson
Oct 13, 1937 - Apr 15, 2002
Chicago, IL
William S Johnson
Aug 28, 1938 - May 30, 1994
Bay Saint Louis, MS
Pearl Johnson
Jan 18, 1896 - December 1974
Chicago, Illinois
Signe Johnson
Sep 18, 1892 - October 1982
Chicago, Illinois
Ann M Johnson
Nov 1, 1939 - Sep 16, 1993
Phoenix, AZ
William v Johnson
Jul 3, 1939 - May 26, 1997
Chicago, IL
Olga M Johnson
May 7, 1931 - Mar 11, 2006
Robbins, IL
Esther E Johnson
Nov 10, 1894 - May 26, 1988
Park Forest, IL
Christine Johnson
Aug 12, 1939 - November 1978
Carol R Johnson
Aug 5, 1938 - Dec 10, 2010
Bridgeview, IL
Gertrude Johnson
Jun 19, 1901 - Oct 11, 1994
Rockford, IL
Walter Johnson
Nov 15, 1915 - Apr 30, 1995
Chicago, IL
Barbara Johnson
Oct 29, 1939 - May 1978

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Mary C Putman
Mar 26, 1914 - Jun 1, 2011
Gallatin, TN
Nancy C Ibbotson
Nov 12, 1934 - Dec 31, 2010
Denver, CO
Nellie Byrdy
Jun 26, 1890 - December 1980
Palatine, Illinois
Patricia Reardon
Apr 16, 1935 - December 1979
Barbara J Cottingham
May 25, 1934 - Aug 29, 2010
West Lafayette, IN
John Schwarm
Dec 16, 1940 - December 1969
Elaine Charlotte Mcwhorter
Jun 5, 1936 - Dec 2, 2010
Quartzsite, California
Donald D Valentine
Nov 2, 1937 - Apr 9, 2006
Winfield, IL
Patricia M Simpkins
Nov 8, 1936 - Jul 22, 2009
Gilberts, IL
H H Matteson
Nov 11, 1936 - September 1995
H P Greer
Sep 23, 1936 - Aug 15, 1990
Kim R Steveley
Jul 6, 1937 - Jul 26, 2008
Cedar Rapids, IA
James D Kay
Sep 24, 1938 - May 18, 2008
Arlington Heights, IL
Richard I Herron
Jan 13, 1938 - Sep 20, 2004
Chicago, IL
Coretha F Moore
Aug 19, 1934 - Sep 25, 2004
North Chicago, IL
Margaret L Johansen
Oct 13, 1936 - Feb 3, 2000
Evanston, IL
Patrick A Mcloughlin
Jul 21, 1938 - May 2, 1995
Joanne Labon
Oct 15, 1935 - Jan 19, 2003
Chicago, IL
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Jul 21, 1898 - May 15, 1975
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