Virgil H Barlow (1924 - 2003)

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Summary

Virgil H Barlow’s biography is built and maintained by people like you. Create an online profile of Virgil so that his life is remembered forever. If any factual information is incorrect, please edit Virgil’s biography.

Virgil H Barlow Biography & Family History

This genealogy profile is dedicated to the life and ancestry of Virgil H Barlow and his immediate Barlow family. Add to Virgil H Barlow's genealogy page to share your memories & historical research with his family and other genealogy hobbyists.

Birth

Death

Cause of death

There is no cause of death listed for Virgil.

Burial / Funeral

Do you know the final resting place - gravesite in a cemetery or location of cremation - of Virgil H Barlow? Add burial and funeral information.

Obituary

Last Known Residence

Kent, King County, Washington

Average Age

Life Expectancy

Family

Add family members

Education

Did Virgil finish grade school, get a GED, go to high school, get a college degree or masters? What schools or universities did Virgil attend? Add education.

Professions

Share what Virgil did for a living or if he had a career or profession. Add Profession.

Military Service

It is unknown if Virgil H Barlow is a military veteran.

Middle name

H

Surnames

Ethnicity

Unknown. Add Virgil's ethnicity.

Nationality

Unknown. Add Virgil's nationality.

Religion

Unknown. Was Virgil a religious man? Add Virgil’s religion

Gender

Male

Family Photos

Pictures really do say a thousand words. Add photos of Virgil during various points of his life.

Timeline

1924 - In the year that Virgil H Barlow 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.

1936 - At the age of just 12 years old, Virgil was alive when on November 2nd, the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) debuted the world's first regular high-definition television service. The channel had a short schedule - Monday through Saturday, 3:00p to 4:00p and 9:00p to 10:00p. The first broadcast was "Opening of the BBC Television Service".

1948 - When he was 24 years old, on May 14th, the State of Israel was proclaimed by David Ben-Gurion, who became Israel's first Premier, and the U.S. officially recognized Israel. That evening, Egypt launched an air assault on Israel.

1962 - At the age of 38 years old, Virgil was alive when on February 20th, Lt. Col. John H. Glenn, Jr. became the first American to orbit the Earth. The Friendship 7 flew three times around the earth in 4 hours and 55 minutes. At age 77, Glenn returned to space - the oldest person to fly in space.

1984 - By the time he was 60 years old, on January 1, "Baby Bells" were created. AT&T had been the provider of telephone service (and equipment) in the United States. The company kept Western Electric, Bell Labs, and AT&T Long Distance. Seven new regional companies (the Baby Bells) covered local telephone service and were separately owned. AT&T lost 70% of its book value due to this move.

Virgil H Barlow Family Tree

Who was Virgil’s parents? Did he get married and did they have children? Share Virgil’s family tree to share his legacy and genealogy pedigree.

Virgil's Family
Add a parent
Add a parent
Virgil H Barlow
Add a partner
Add a child
Add a sibling

You can add or remove people from Virgil's family tree by clicking here.

Obituary

This obit of Virgil H Barlow is updated by the community. Edit this biography to contribute to his obituary. Include details such as cemetery, burial, newspaper obituary and grave or marker inscription if available.

Virgil H Barlow passed away on September 26, 2003 at 79 years old. No cause of death has been listed for Virgil. He was born on September 23, 1924. There is no information about Virgil's immediate family. We know that Virgil H Barlow had been residing in Kent, King County, Washington.

Memories

What do you remember about Virgil H Barlow? Share your memories of special moments and stories you have heard about him. Or just leave a comment to show the world that Virgil is remembered.

Write a comment

Other Records of Virgil H Barlow

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Other Biographies

Sources