Solon E Thompson (1925 - 1989)

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Solon E Thompson
1925 - 1989
updated February 06, 2019
Solon E Thompson was born on July 11, 1925. He died on October 2, 1989 at age 64. We know that Solon E Thompson had been residing in Paducah, McCracken County, Kentucky 42001.


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Solon E Thompson died on October 2, 1989 at age 64. He was born on July 11, 1925. There is no information about Solon's surviving family. We know that Solon E Thompson had been residing in Paducah, McCracken County, Kentucky 42001.
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1925 - 1989 World Events

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In 1925, in the year that Solon E Thompson was born, on November 28th, radio station WSM broadcast the Grand Ole Opry for the first time. Originally airing as “The WSM Barn Dance”, the Opry (a local term for "opera") was dedicated to honoring country music and in its history has featured the biggest stars and acts in country music.

In 1936, when he was just 11 years old, 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 1947, Solon was 22 years old when in June, the Marshall Plan was proposed to help European nations recover economically from World War II. It passed the conservative Republican Congress in March of 1948. After World War I, the economic devastation of Germany caused by burdensome reparations payments led to the rise of Hitler. The Allies didn't want this to happen again and the Marshall Plan was devised to make sure that those conditions didn't arise again.

In 1954, by the time he was 29 years old, on May 17th, the Supreme Court released a decision on Brown v. Board of Education of Topeka. The ruling stated that state laws establishing separate public schools for black and white students was unconstitutional thus paving the way for integration in schools.

In 1989, in the year of Solon E Thompson's passing, on November 9th, the Berlin Wall fell. The Wall was built by the East Germans to keep East Berliners from escaping into West Berlin, separating families and friends. When the head of the East German Communist Party announced that day that East Berliners could cross whenever they pleased, happy crowds surged across the border. People brought tools and took parts of the hated wall.

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Jan 28, 1929 - Jun 30, 1997
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Dode Thompson
Dec 25, 1882 - October 1973
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Thelma Thompson
Nov 3, 1924 - January 1975
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Flora Thompson
Sep 22, 1910 - Nov 6, 2003
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Jesse D Thompson
Sep 17, 1927 - Jan 19, 2004
Nortonville, KY
E T Thompson
Jun 13, 1929 - Feb 15, 1956
Louis B Thompson
Mar 14, 1925 - Dec 20, 2005
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James E Thompson
Jul 12, 1927 - Jan 29, 1994
Falls Church, VA
Adelene Thompson
Nov 11, 1920 - Sep 8, 1993
Fort Gay, WV
Minnie Thompson
Apr 10, 1915 - September 1978
Louisa, Kentucky
Mexie Thompson
Oct 10, 1907 - March 1977
Louisville, Kentucky
Magdalene H Thompson
Mar 28, 1930 - Mar 5, 2006
Lancaster, OH
Garland Thompson
Apr 30, 1928 - June 1983
Walter Thompson
Apr 10, 1929 - September 1978
Lima, Ohio
William Thompson
Aug 3, 1928 - June 1986
Lena M Thompson
Mar 4, 1920 - May 25, 1988
Chillicothe, OH
Pauline C Thompson
Jun 29, 1927 - Jun 9, 2006
Wilkinson, IN
Alma Thompson
Jan 7, 1916 - May 19, 1994
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