Roy Thomas Vinnicombe (1897 - 1946)

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Cfield, Australia

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Cfield, Australia

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Family

Father: Vinnicombe Roy Thomas Vinnicombe
Mother: Susan Walton Vinnicombe

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1897 - In the year that Roy Thomas Vinnicombe was born, in the January 22nd issue of "Engineering", the word "computer" was first used to refer to a mechanical calculation device. Previously - since the 17th century - the term computer meant "one who computes" and referred to human beings who worked with numbers.

1909 - By the time he was just 12 years old, the NAACP was founded by W. E. B. Du Bois. The organization focused on legal strategies designed to confront the critical civil rights issues of the day - which included lynching and segregation in schools. The goal was to secure for all people the rights guaranteed in the 13th, 14th, and 15th Amendments to the United States Constitution.

1936 - By the time he was 39 years old, 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.

1943 - At the age of 46 years old, Roy was alive when on September 3rd, the Armistice of Cassibile was signed in Sicily. Under the terms of the Armistice, Italy surrendered to the Allied Powers. After the Armistice was made public on September 8th, Germany attacked and occupied Italy. It took 20 months of fighting for the Allies to reach the northern borders of Italy.

1946 - In the year of Roy Thomas Vinnicombe'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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Roy Thomas Vinnicombe died in 1946 in Cfield, Australia at 49 years old. There is no listed cause of death for Roy. He was born in 1897. He was born to Vinnicombe Roy Thomas Vinnicombe and Susan Walton Vinnicombe, and we currently have no other siblings in his family tree.

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