Simon Brown (1910 - 1998)

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Simon Brown
1910 - 1998
Born
August 11, 1910
Death
November 30, 1998
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Chicago, Cook County, Illinois 60645
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Simon Brown was born on August 11, 1910. He died on November 30, 1998 at 88 years old. We know that Simon Brown had been residing in Chicago, Cook County, Illinois 60645.
Updated: February 6, 2019
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Simon Brown died on November 30, 1998 at age 88. He was born on August 11, 1910. We are unaware of information about Simon's immediate family. We know that Simon Brown had been residing in Chicago, Cook County, Illinois 60645.

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In 1910, in the year that Simon Brown was born, the Mann Act, also called the White-Slave Traffic Act, was signed into law. Its purpose was to make it a felony to engage in interstate or foreign commerce transport of "any woman or girl for the purpose of prostitution or debauchery, or for any other immoral purpose". But the language was so broad that it was also applied to consensual sex between adults when wished.

In 1944, he was 34 years old when on December 16th, The Battle of the Bulge began in the Ardennes forest on the Western Front. Lasting for a little over a month, the battle began with a surprise attack by Germany on the Allied forces The U.S. suffered their highest casualties of any operation in World War II - 89,000 were casualties, around 8,600 killed - but Germany also severely depleted their resources and they couldn't be replaced.

In 1966, he was 56 years old when on July 1st, Medicare became available after President Johnson signed into law the Medicare Act in 1965. President Truman had received the first Medicare card since he had been the first to propose national healthcare law. insurance.

In 1980, by the time he was 70 years old, on December 8th, ex-Beatle John Lennon was shot and killed by Mark David Chapman in front of his home - the Dakota - in New York City. Chapman was found guilty of murder and still remains in jail.

In 1998, in the year of Simon Brown's passing, on December 19th, the House of Representatives initiated impeachment charges against U.S. President Bill Clinton. He was subsequently acquitted of these charges by the Senate on February 12th.

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