Thomas Mcgovern (1917 - 1980)

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Thomas Mcgovern
1917 - 1980
updated February 06, 2019
Thomas Mcgovern was born on July 7, 1917. He died in April 1980 at 62 years of age. We know that Thomas Mcgovern had been residing in Chicago, Cook County, Illinois.


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Thomas Mcgovern passed away in April 1980 at age 62. He was born on July 7, 1917. We are unaware of information about Thomas's family. We know that Thomas Mcgovern had been residing in Chicago, Cook County, Illinois.
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In 1917, in the year that Thomas Mcgovern was born, the NHL (National Hockey League) was established as a response to the demise of the National Hockey Association (NHA). The first superstar of the League was "Phantom" Joe Malone of the Montreal Canadiens, a leading scorer with records that still stand. The Canadiens won the NHL championship over the Senators.

In 1928, at the age of just 11 years old, Thomas was alive when Mickie Mouse was born! He first appeared in Disney's Steamboat Willie, along with Minnie. Although they were in two previous shorts, this was the first to be distributed. Steamboat Willie took advantage of the new technology and was a "talkie" - music was coordinated with the animation. It became the most popular cartoon of its day.

In 1946, when he was 29 years old, on July 4th, the Philippines gained independence from the United States. In 1964, Independence Day in the Philippines was moved from July 4th to June 12th at the insistence of nationalists and historians.

In 1961, he was 44 years old when on January 20th, John F. Kennedy became the 35th President of the United States. He had previously been a U.S. Senator and a Congressman, both from the state of Massachusetts, as well as a Naval lieutenant in World War II.

In 1980, in the year of Thomas Mcgovern's passing, on April 24th, a rescue attempt was begun in the Iranian Hostage Crisis. The attempt failed and 8 US servicemen were killed. Eight helicopters had been sent for the mission, but only 5 arrived in operating condition., Since the military had advised that the mission be aborted if there were fewer than 6 helicopters, President Carter stopped it. Upon leaving, a helicopter collided with a transport plane and the men were killed.

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Other Thomas Mcgoverns

Thomas Patrick Mcgovern
around 1924 - Oct 13, 1943
Thomas Michael Joseph Mcgovern
around 1920 - May 28, 1944
Thomas James Mcgovern
around 1916 - Sep 17, 1944
Thomas Cassidy Mcgovern
around 1921 - Jun 4, 1944
Thomas A. Mcgovern
around 1891 - Mar 21, 1918
Thomas Mcgovern
around 1924 - May 1, 1944
Thomas Mcgovern
around 1895 - Nov 8, 1917
Thomas Mcgovern
around 1887 - Oct 18, 1914
Thomas E McGovern
Born: around 1927
New York, United States
Thomas J McGovern
Born: around 1920
New Jersey, United States
Thomas E McGovern
Born: around 1915
California, United States
Thomas L McGovern
Born: around 1925
United States
Thomas F Jr McGovern
Born: around 1920
District Of Columbia, United States
Thomas L McGovern
Born: around 1915
Pennsylvania, United States
Thomas O McGovern
Born: around 1919
Virginia, United States
Thomas J McGovern
Born: around 1918
Pennsylvania, United States
Thomas B McGovern
Born: around 1921
United States
Thomas P McGovern
Born: around 1913
Pennsylvania, United States
Thomas J McGovern
Born: around 1918
Pennsylvania, United States
Thomas F Jr McGovern
Born: around 1918
Pennsylvania, United States

Other Mcgoverns

Gregory Mcgovern
Nov 17, 1915 - November 1979
Chicago, Illinois
Jean Mcgovern
Sep 2, 1921 - February 1982
Edgerton, Wisconsin
Michael Mcgovern
Jan 19, 1879 - September 1964
Kathleen Mcgovern
Aug 2, 1910 - October 1984
Arlington, Virginia
Loraine S Mcgovern
Aug 16, 1902 - Dec 29, 1988
Mendota, IL
Bernadine Mcgovern
Dec 10, 1906 - December 1982
Schaumburg, Illinois
Joseph Mcgovern
Jun 18, 1940 - Mar 9, 2010
Chicago, IL
Brandon Mcgovern
Jul 29, 1982 - Oct 4, 2007
Dora Mcgovern
Aug 28, 1898 - April 1976
Anne Mcgovern
Sep 24, 1915 - Mar 3, 1999
Chicago, IL
Hugh Mcgovern
Dec 17, 1900 - March 1980
Edward Mcgovern
Nov 30, 1906 - August 1974
Phoenix, Arizona
Margaret v Mcgovern
May 13, 1910 - June 1989
Chicago, IL
Grace Mcgovern
Jan 9, 1888 - September 1973
Columbia, South Carolina
Annette Mcgovern
May 23, 1917 - Mar 24, 2008
Tuckahoe, NY
Evelyn S McGovern
Jan 5, 1920 - Jun 21, 1983
Monticello, FL
Kenneth R Mcgovern
Jan 8, 1942 - Dec 20, 1996
Jimmy Mcgovern
Feb 12, 1947 - December 1978
Bobbie R Mcgovern
Nov 28, 1921 - Feb 4, 2007
C Mcgovern
Aug 23, 1936 - May 1988

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