Thomas H Ashforth (1924 - 2005)

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Thomas H Ashforth
1924 - 2005
updated February 06, 2019
Thomas H Ashforth was born on June 17, 1924. He died on September 29, 2005 at age 81.


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Thomas H Ashforth passed away on September 29, 2005 at 81 years old. He was born on June 17, 1924. There is no information about Thomas's family.
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In 1924, in the year that Thomas H Ashforth was born, on January 21st, Vladimir Lenin, a leader of the Russian Revolution and the first leader of the Soviet Union died. He had survived two assassination attempts but had subsequent physical problems, suffering 3 strokes. He was in such great pain, it is said that he asked Stalin to poison him. The circumstances of his death are still disputed. He did oppose Stalin as the next leader - nonetheless, Stalin won a power struggle and ruled as a Soviet dictator until his death in 1953.

In 1959, at the age of 35 years old, Thomas was alive when on January 3rd, Alaska became the 49th state of the United States and the first state not a part of the contiguous United States. The flag was changed to display 49 stars.

In 1965, when he was 41 years old, on March 8th, the first US combat troops arrived in Vietnam. The 3500 Marines joined 23,000 "advisors" already in South Vietnam. By the end of the year, 190,000 American soldiers were in the country.

In 1979, at the age of 55 years old, Thomas was alive when on March 28th, a partial nuclear meltdown occurred at the power plant at Three Mile Island Pennsylvania. Radiation leaked into the environment, resulting in a rating of 5 on a scale of 7 ("Accident With Wider Consequences") . It ended up costing $1 billion to clean up the site.

In 1989, he was 65 years old when on January 20th, George Herbert Walker Bush became the 41st President of the United States. Previously Ronald Regan's Vice President, he ran against Michael Dukakis and won the popular vote by 53.4% to 45.6%.

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Margaret Ashforth
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Archie Ashforth
Sep 10, 1910 - September 1980
Bend, Oregon
James Ashforth
Aug 14, 1907 - Nov 15, 1993
Santa Monica, CA
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Aug 29, 1914 - Feb 18, 2006
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James Ashforth
May 24, 1933 - January 1973
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Oct 22, 1956 - July 1982
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Nov 25, 1906 - May 15, 1995
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Sep 23, 1883 - January 1968
Walden, New York
Lila Belle Ashforth
Feb 20, 1932 - November 1979
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Maria Ruth Ashforth
Apr 13, 1922 - Aug 11, 2011
Tarzana, California
James Thomas Ashforth
Mar 20, 1936 - Apr 18, 2007
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