Sam Crawford (1900 - 1990)

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Sam Crawford
1900 - 1990
updated February 06, 2019
Sam Crawford was born on October 15, 1900. He died on September 8, 1990 at 89 years old.


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Sam Crawford died on September 8, 1990 at 89 years of age. He was born on October 15, 1900. We are unaware of information about Sam's immediate family.
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In 1900, in the year that Sam Crawford was born, the U.S. helped put down Boxer Rebellion. The Boxer Rebellion took place in China, where the presence of "outsiders" (foreigners) was resented. The United States, along with Austria-Hungary, France, Germany, Great Britain, Italy, Japan, and Russia, had business interests in China and these countries all sent troops to put down the Rebellion and keep China open to their presence and to Christian missionaries.

In 1914, he was merely 14 years old when in August, the world's first red and green traffic lights were installed at the corner of East 105th Street and Euclid Avenue in Cleveland Ohio. The electric traffic light had been invented by a policeman in Salt Lake City Utah in 1912.

In 1928, Sam was 28 years old when 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 1945, when he was 45 years old, on May 7th, the Supreme Court ruled in the case of Jewell Ridge Coal Corp. v. United Mine Workers of America. The Court ruled that the underground travel time of coal miners was compensable work time under the Fair Labor Standards Act.

In 1990, in the year of Sam Crawford's passing, on April 24th, the Hubble telescope was launched into space after long delays due to the Challenger explosion. An optical flaw was found within weeks of launch but was fixed within three years. The discoveries made possible by the Hubble have contributed to scientists' understanding of the universe.

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Other Sam Crawfords

Sam C Crawford
Born: around 1897
California, United States
Sam C Crawford
Born: around 1909
California, United States
Sam H Crawford
Born: around 1922
Arkansas, United States
Sam Crawford
Born: around 1898
Pennsylvania, United States
Sam S Crawford
Born: around 1918
United States
Sam H Crawford
Born: around 1914
Texas, United States
Sam W Crawford
Born: around 1918
United States
Sam Crawford
Born: around 1913
Mississippi, United States
Sam W. Crawford
Born: around 1919
Sam D. Crawford
Born: around 1959
Sam W. Crawford
Born: around 1919
Sam S. Crawford
Born: around 1949
Sam H. Crawford
Born: around 1898
Sam Crawford
Born: around 1943
Sam Crawford
Dec 1, 1904 - October 1971
Burbank, California
Sam v Crawford
Feb 19, 1914 - Jun 3, 1995
Manhattan Beach, CA
Sam Crawford
Jul 20, 1897 - December 1986
Sam H Crawford
Jan 3, 1916 - Nov 15, 1993
Clatskanie, OR
Sam Crawford
Feb 3, 1890 - July 1977
Olympia, Washington

Other Crawfords

Helen H Crawford
Nov 11, 1902 - Feb 19, 1991
Fernandina Beach, FL
Inez Crawford
Jun 18, 1911 - Sep 25, 2006
Princeton, NJ
Buena v Crawford
Apr 26, 1913 - Nov 23, 2002
Plainfield, NJ
Janie Williams Crawford
Jan 25, 1925 - Nov 27, 2007
Newark, NJ
Frederick R Crawford
May 5, 1932 - Aug 25, 2003
Mount Lemmon, AZ
James D Crawford
Jun 9, 1931 - Jan 24, 2007
Waynesville, NC
John P Crawford
Aug 22, 1933 - Oct 27, 2006
Jacksonville, FL
Sophie Crawford
Jan 28, 1899 - February 1984
Hartwell, GA
Kenneth P Crawford
Mar 23, 1942 - Jul 31, 1997
Alan W Crawford
Feb 14, 1940 - Jun 21, 2009
Akron, OH
Janet Crawford
Oct 21, 1940 - Mar 31, 1992
Robert Crawford
Jan 5, 1947 - February 1981
Larry Crawford
Nov 27, 1950 - May 17, 2007
Jersey City, NJ
D J Crawford
Dec 20, 1952 - July 1991
Betty Crawford
Aug 12, 1953 - August 1973
L E Crawford
May 1, 1956 - February 1996
Bruce Joseph Crawford
Mar 4, 1953 - May 24, 2008
Lancaster, CA
James Crawford
Feb 12, 1957 - Oct 13, 1998
Bayonne, NJ
Angela G Crawford
Aug 18, 1964 - Jan 30, 2005
Paterson, NJ
Kenneth J Crawford
Sep 29, 1960 - Nov 15, 1991
Jersey City, NJ

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