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Virgil E Thronton (born 1918)

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Virgil E Thronton
1918
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c. 1918
Last Known Residence
Marshall County, Indiana United States
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Virgil E Thronton was born c. 1918. We know that Virgil E Thronton had been residing in Marshall County, Indiana United States.
Updated: September 24, 2013
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Virgil E Thronton
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Marshall County, Indiana United States
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Pressmen And Plate Printers, Printing

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Military serial#: 35176033 Enlisted: April 14, 1941 in Ft Wayne Indiana Military branch: Branch Immaterial - Warrant Officers, Usa Rank: Private, Selectees (enlisted Men)
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Virgil E Thronton was born c. 1918. There is no information about Virgil's family or relationships. We know that Virgil E Thronton had been residing in Marshall County, Indiana United States.
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In 1918, in the year that Virgil E Thronton was born, federal spending was $12.68 billion, unemployment was 1.4% and the cost of a first-class stamp was 3 cents.

In 1933, the day after being inaugurated, the new President, Franklin Roosevelt, declared a four-day bank holiday to stop people from withdrawing their money from shaky banks (the bank run). Within 5 days of his administration, the Emergency Banking Act was passed - reorganizing banks and closing insolvent ones. In his first 100 days, he asked Congress to repeal Prohibition (which they did), signed the Tennessee Valley Authority Act, signed legislation that paid commodity farmers to leave their fields fallow, thus ending surpluses and boosting prices, signed a bill that gave workers the right to unionize and bargain collectively for higher wages and better working conditions as well as suspending some antitrust laws and establishing a federally funded Public Works Administration, and won passage of 12 other major laws that helped the economy.

In 1958, on March 24th, Elvis Presley was inducted into the United States Army. Although he could have served in Special Services as an entertainer, he chose to become a regular soldier. Almost everyone thought it would be the end of his career - it wasn't.

In 1960, on September 26th, the first televised debate for a Presidential campaign in the United States - Kennedy vs Nixon - was held. Seventy million people watched the debate on TV. The debate pre-empted the very popular Andy Griffith Show.

In 1987, was the first time that a criminal in the United States - a serial rapist - was convicted through the use of DNA evidence.

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