Russell J York (1913 - 1993)

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Russell J York
1913 - 1993
updated February 06, 2019
Russell J York was born on October 5, 1913. He died on May 3, 1993 at 79 years of age. We know that Russell J York had been residing in Santa Monica, Los Angeles County, California.


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Russell J York died on May 3, 1993 at 79 years of age. He was born on October 5, 1913. We have no information about Russell's immediate family. We know that Russell J York had been residing in Santa Monica, Los Angeles County, California.
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In 1913, in the year that Russell J York was born, ratified in February the 16th Amendment, establishing a Federal income tax, became law. Previously, customs duties (tariffs) and excise taxes were the primary sources of federal revenue. With the passage of the 16th Amendment, incomes of couples exceeding $4,000, as well as those of single persons earning $3,000 or more, were subject to a 1% Federal tax (that would be about $98,000 and $74,000 now). Rates rose to 7% for incomes over half a million dollars. Less than 1% of the population was subject to income tax.

In 1923, when he was just 10 years old, the A.C. Nielsen Company was founded in Chicago. It provided an audience measurement system that could provide radio station owners with information on their listeners and the popularity of their shows. Later, the Nielsen company became the basis for the fate of television programs.

In 1936, Russell was 23 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.

In 1953, Russell was 40 years old when on January 20th, Dwight D. Eisenhower became the 34th President of the United States. Formerly the 1st Supreme Allied Commander Europe in World War II, Eisenhower had never previously held a political office.

In 1993, in the year of Russell J York's passing, on January 20th, William J. Clinton became the 42nd President of the United States. He beat incumbent George H.W. Bush who was seeking his second term. Clinton won 43.01% of the popular vote to Bush's 37.45%. An independent candidate, Ross Perot, won 18.91% - the most votes for an independent candidate since Teddy Roosevelt's run for President in 1912.

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Born: around 1924
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Born: around 1923
Indiana, United States
Russell J York
Born: around 1921
Maine, United States
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Born: around 1921
Iowa, United States
Russell W York
Born: around 1920
Maine, United States
Russell D York
Born: around 1914
Arkansas, United States
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Dec 31, 1969 - Mar 14, 1980
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Born: around 1969
Russell S. York
Born: around 1967
Russell A. York
Born: around 1931
Russell L. York
Born: around 1960
Russell W. York
Born: around 1958
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Mar 19, 1911 - July 1986
Sheridan, Wyoming
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Aleene E York
Mar 10, 1903 - May 12, 1993
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Sallie York
Oct 8, 1905 - January 1990
Los Angeles, CA
Viola York
Feb 28, 1907 - October 1973
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James R York
Jun 29, 1913 - Nov 3, 2000
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Alice M York
Mar 11, 1933 - Oct 3, 1995
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Alta York
Oct 17, 1908 - Nov 24, 1990
Philip M York
Jan 20, 1930 - Oct 20, 1998
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Silas York
Mar 14, 1882 - July 1967
Ventura, California
Alva York
Aug 3, 1899 - March 1984
North Fork, California
Carol J York
May 15, 1947 - Jan 30, 2001
Michael York
Jun 22, 1926 - March 1971
Essie M York
Oct 4, 1948 - Dec 22, 2001
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Velva M York
May 15, 1947 - Feb 2, 2010
Christophe J York
Sep 5, 1984 - Feb 1, 2006
Edward F York
Feb 14, 1952 - Jun 1, 2005
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William M York
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