Rufus Daniels (1928 - 1987)

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Rufus Daniels
1928 - 1987
updated February 06, 2019
Rufus Daniels was born on September 27, 1928. He died in July 1987 at 58 years of age.

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Rufus Daniels passed away in July 1987 at 58 years of age. He was born on September 27, 1928. We are unaware of information about Rufus's immediate family.
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1928 - 1987 World Events

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In 1928, in the year that Rufus Daniels was born, Mickie Mouse was born! He first appeared in Disney's Steamboat Willie, along with Minnie. Although they were in two previous shorts, this was the first to be distributed. Steamboat Willie took advantage of the new technology and was a "talkie" - music was coordinated with the animation. It became the most popular cartoon of its day.

In 1939, when he was only 11 years old, 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 1941, at the age of just 13 years old, Rufus was alive when on December 7th, the Japanese attacked the military base at Pearl Harbor, Hawaii. The surprise aerial attack damaged 8 U.S. battleships (6 later returned to service), including the USS Arizona, and destroyed 188 aircraft. 2,402 American citizens died and 1,178 wounded were wounded. On December 8th, the U.S. declared war on Japan and on December 11th, Germany and Italy (allies of Japan) declared war on the United States. World War II was in full swing.

In 1956, by the time he was 28 years old, this was the year that the King of Rock and Roll, Elvis Presley, became an international sensation. He began the year as a regional favorite and ended the year with 17 recordings having been on the Billboard’s Top 100 singles chart, 11 TV appearances, and a movie. Elvis scandalized adults and thrilled teens.

In 1987, in the year of Rufus Daniels's passing, on October 19th, stock exchanges around the world crashed. Beginning in Hong Kong then spreading to Europe, the crash then hit the United States. It was called Black Monday. The Dow Jones fell 508 points to 1,738.74 (22.61%).

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Born: around 1907
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Born: around 1919
Arkansas, United States
Rufus M Daniels
Born: around 1900
Tennessee, United States
Rufus Daniels
Born: around 1937
TX
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Rufus v Daniels
May 20, 1934 - Nov 22, 2003
Amarillo, TX
Rufus B Daniels
Nov 3, 1907 - Jan 12, 1989
Los Angeles, CA
Rufus C Daniels
Aug 15, 1935 - Apr 4, 2008
Kent, WA
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Dec 30, 1919 - Feb 14, 2001
Springfield, OH
Rufus L Daniels
Sep 3, 1909 - Aug 15, 1994
Tyler, AL
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Mar 25, 1927 - Oct 16, 2004
Detroit, MI
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Dec 3, 1933 - Nov 27, 1997
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Rufus F Daniels
Mar 2, 1906 - Aug 5, 2006
Nottawa, MI
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Jun 27, 1907 - Jun 15, 1988
Detroit, MI
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Oct 9, 1951 - Apr 26, 1998
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Nov 23, 1930 - Jul 15, 1995
Chicago, IL
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Dec 5, 1910 - Aug 8, 1994
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Eugene Daniels
Nov 18, 1927 - Mar 23, 2011
Chicago, IL
Rosemary Daniels
Mar 21, 1928 - Dec 16, 2008
Catlin, IL
Maurice T Daniels
Feb 20, 1929 - Apr 8, 2002
White Hall, AR
Lucy Daniels
Mar 5, 1901 - March 1971
Chicago, Illinois
Maud Daniels
Aug 15, 1887 - January 1978
Streator, Illinois
Anita L Daniels
Apr 3, 1932 - Jun 28, 2006
Chicago, IL
John Daniels
Mar 6, 1893 - February 1985
Dudley, Missouri
Martha Daniels
Aug 22, 1884 - August 1965
Oregon
David D Daniels
Apr 3, 1933 - Apr 21, 1994
Riverton, IL
Robert Daniels
Mar 2, 1932 - October 1984
Harold A Daniels
Sep 6, 1935 - Oct 12, 2005
Amboy, IL
Herbert Daniels
Jul 20, 1886 - September 1973
Rockford, Illinois
Bessie Daniels
Dec 24, 1900 - January 1985
Sullivan, Illinois
John Daniels
Mar 1, 1880 - August 1963
Illinois
Mary Evelyn Daniels
Sep 23, 1943 - Jan 13, 2011
Ballwin, Missouri
Peter Daniels
Sep 22, 1942 - Oct 31, 1996
Henry Daniels
Jan 23, 1944 - Jul 10, 2010
Carbondale, IL
Albert Daniels
Jun 26, 1894 - October 1972
Chicago, Illinois

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