Thomas E Cunningham (1907 - 1997)

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Thomas E Cunningham
1907 - 1997
updated February 06, 2019
Thomas E Cunningham was born on August 25, 1907. He died on November 6, 1997 at 90 years of age. We know that Thomas E Cunningham had been residing in Norman, Cleveland County, Oklahoma 73072.


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Thomas E Cunningham died on November 6, 1997 at 90 years old. He was born on August 25, 1907. We have no information about Thomas's family or relationships. We know that Thomas E Cunningham had been residing in Norman, Cleveland County, Oklahoma 73072.
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In 1907, in the year that Thomas E Cunningham was born, the state of Oklahoma was admitted to the United States on November 16. Previously called "Oklahoma Territory" and "Indian Territory", the two areas were merged and Oklahoma became the 46th state. It is the 28th most populous state.

In 1914, Thomas was merely 7 years old when in August, the Panama Canal opened to traffic. Begun by the French in the 1880's and abandoned, the United States undertook further construction in 1904. After 10 years, and the elimination of malaria carrying mosquitoes (which caused immense delays for the French and the Americans), the 48 mile long artificial waterway - a series of locks - created a shortcut for ships traveling between the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans.

In 1930, by the time he was 23 years old, on August 6th, N.Y. Supreme Court Judge Joseph Crater went through papers in his office, destroyed some of them, withdrew all his money from the bank - $5,150, sold his stock, met friends at a restaurant for dinner and disappeared after getting into a taxi (or walking down the street - his friends' testimony later changed). His disappearance was reported to the police on September 3rd - almost a month later. His wife didn't know what happened, his fellow Justices had no idea, and his mistresses (he had several) said that they didn't know. While his disappearance was front page news, his fate was never discovered and after 40 years the case was closed, still without knowing if Crater was dead or alive.

In 1948, Thomas was 41 years old when on January 30th, Mahatma Gandhi was assassinated in New Delhi by a member of a Hindu nationalist party who thought that Gandhi was too accommodating to Muslims. The man, Nathuram Godse, shot Gandhi 3 times. He died immediately. The shooter was tried, convicted, and hung in November 1949.

In 1997, in the year of Thomas E Cunningham's passing, on June 26th, the first Harry Potter book by J. K. Rowling was released. "Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone" was an immediate success and spawned not only sequels but also movies, video games, plays, and amusement park attractions. J.K. Rowling, at the time of the first book a poor single mother, has become a multi-billionaire.

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around 1924 - Sep 24, 1944
Thomas Milton Cunningham
around 1906 - Jul 21, 1942
Thomas J. Cunningham
around 1897 - Jul 14, 1917
Thomas Harry Cunningham
around 1916 - Nov 3, 1942
Thomas Hallis Cunningham
around 1919 - Mar 9, 1945
Thomas Francis Cunningham
around 1919 - Aug 27, 1941
Thomas Edward Cunningham
around 1893 - Nov 1, 1917
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Thomas Duncan Cunningham
around 1874 - Jun 25, 1921
Thomas Cramond Cunningham
around 1926 - Jun 7, 1944
Thomas Charles Cunningham
around 1888 - Mar 21, 1918
Thomas Andrew Cunningham
around 1889 - Aug 4, 1916

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Albert Cunningham
Apr 10, 1918 - Apr 16, 2000
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Sep 11, 1916 - May 1963
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Aug 14, 1915 - February 1968
Seaview, Washington
Alice Cunningham
Aug 20, 1893 - September 1965
L E Cunningham
Jan 28, 1918 - Feb 13, 2003
Lacey, WA
Herbert Cunningham
Oct 12, 1893 - October 1980
Olympia, Washington
Lillie E Cunningham
Jul 18, 1897 - Mar 15, 1988
Olympia, WA
Donald L Cunningham
Oct 6, 1912 - Jan 19, 1997
Olympia, WA
Harold S Cunningham
Mar 22, 1905 - Nov 6, 1989
James N Cunningham
Mar 26, 1906 - Jun 14, 1997
Everett, WA
Flora Cunningham
Mar 19, 1906 - October 1980
Seattle, Washington
Billie H Cunningham
Mar 20, 1921 - Sep 23, 1991
John F Cunningham
Jan 1, 1908 - Aug 6, 1992
Shingle Springs, CA
William Cunningham
Jul 15, 1902 - March 1985
Wenatchee, Washington
Mildred Barbara Cunningham
Aug 24, 1923 - Dec 12, 2006
San Jose, California
Norma Jean Cunningham
Jan 28, 1924 - Oct 28, 2007
McKinleyville, California
J M Cunningham
Jul 18, 1924 - Aug 9, 2009
Centralia, WA
Thelma Cunningham
Jun 11, 1913 - May 1979
Redondo Beach, California
Matthew M Cunningham
Oct 14, 1922 - Feb 5, 1999
Denver, CO
Rosalind H Cunningham
May 10, 1920 - Jun 30, 1997
Seattle, WA

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