Samuel Connell (1887 - 1967)

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Samuel Connell
1887 - 1967
updated February 06, 2019
Samuel Connell was born on March 2, 1887. He died in June 1967 at 80 years old. We know that Samuel Connell had been residing in Seattle, King County, Washington 98133.

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Samuel Connell passed away in June 1967 at 80 years old. He was born on March 2, 1887. We have no information about Samuel's family. We know that Samuel Connell had been residing in Seattle, King County, Washington 98133.
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In 1887, in the year that Samuel Connell was born, on July 1st, the assembly for the supports of the Eiffel Tower began . A wrought iron lattice tower, it was designed and built by Gustave Eiffel - who also contributed to the building of the Statue of Liberty. There are 18,000 pieces in the Eiffel Tower - which had to be built separately and then assembled in place - with rivets - to complete the Tower.

In 1897, by the time he was merely 10 years old, 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.

In 1910, when he was 23 years old, Thomas Edison introduced his kinetophone, which he hoped would make "talkies" a reality. But the sound wasn't synchronized to the pictures and only 45 Kinetophones were made.

In 1929, at the age of 42 years old, Samuel was alive when the St. Valentine's Day Massacre happened on February 14th. In Chicago, seven men from the North Side Irish gang were gunned down by Al Capone's South Side Italian gang at the garage at 2122 North Clark Street. Al Capone was making a successful move to take over Chicago's organized crime. But the St. Valentine's Day massacre also resulted in a public outcry against all gangsters.

In 1967, in the year of Samuel Connell's passing, on November 7th, President Johnson signed legislation passed by Congress that created the Corporation for Public Broadcasting (CPB), which would later become PBS and NPR. The legislation required CPB to operate with a "strict adherence to objectivity and balance in all programs or series of programs of a controversial nature".

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Gordon K Connell
Oct 15, 1914 - May 30, 1990
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Feb 25, 1928 - December 1976
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Mar 6, 1924 - Sep 4, 2003
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Catherine Connell
May 19, 1905 - December 1983
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Ralph Connell
Mar 8, 1940 - Sep 1, 1995
William D Connell
Jul 30, 1947 - Feb 24, 2009
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Marcenia Connell
Jul 13, 1895 - January 1974
Seattle, Washington
Marta L Connell
Aug 15, 1961 - Apr 7, 2001
John D Connell
Feb 3, 1915 - Sep 28, 2001
Issaquah, WA
George Connell
Apr 8, 1890 - August 1975
Spokane, Washington
Edward Connell
Oct 27, 1880 - September 1973
Fortuna, California
Edward T Connell
Sep 16, 1918 - Jun 17, 2006
Yorba Linda, CA
Frank Connell
Jul 16, 1895 - October 1965
Benge, Washington
James P Connell
Jun 11, 1914 - Aug 25, 2004
Yakima, WA
Edward Connell
May 26, 1898 - July 1972
Tacoma, Washington
Robert L Connell
Jul 28, 1921 - Mar 22, 2009
Renton, WA
Cora Connell
Jul 22, 1909 - December 1977
Tonasket, Washington
Lawrence Connell
May 1, 1898 - September 1983
Sumas, Washington
Hazel Connell
Jul 19, 1891 - February 1981
Dayton, Ohio
Arthur Connell
Jun 15, 1897 - October 1980
Seattle, Washington

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