Wilbur Strong (1923 - 1972)

Wilbur Strong
1923 - 1972
updated February 06, 2019
Wilbur Strong was born on March 4, 1923. He died in December 1972 at 49 years old. We know that Wilbur Strong had been residing in Lawtey, Bradford County, Florida 32058.
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Wilbur Strong died in December 1972 at age 49. He was born on March 4, 1923. There is no information about Wilbur's family or relationships. We know that Wilbur Strong had been residing in Lawtey, Bradford County, Florida 32058.
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In 1923, in the year that Wilbur Strong was born, Harlem's Cotton Club opened in New York City. Owned by a bootlegger and gangster, it was a 700 seat speakeasy that catered to a "white only" clientele. But most of the entertainers were African-American and featured some of the best entertainers of the time such as Lena Horne, the Nicholas Brothers, Ethel Waters, and Cab Calloway.

In 1948, when he was 25 years old, 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 1952, by the time he was 29 years old, on February 6th, George VI of England died from a coronary thrombosis and complications due to lung cancer. His eldest daughter, age 25, immediately ascended the throne as Elizabeth II and her coronation was on June 2 1953.

In 1964, at the age of 41 years old, Wilbur was alive when on June 11th, activist Nelson Mandela was sentenced to life imprisonment in South Africa for conspiring to overthrow the state (because of his numerous anti-apartheid activities). He served 27 years in prison.

In 1972, in the year of Wilbur Strong's passing, on November 7th, Richard Nixon won re-election, amidst the dawning knowledge of the Watergate scandal, by 60.7% to anti-war candidate George McGovern's 37.5%.

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May 16, 1898 - July 1975
Sep 23, 1926 - November 1973
Oct 16, 1906 - Mar 13, 1993
Apr 13, 1923 - May 13, 2010
Feb 8, 1924 - Jun 15, 1998
Jan 27, 1906 - December 1982
Jun 3, 1930 - Feb 24, 2007
Jul 18, 1957 - May 14, 2002
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Oct 13, 1903 - Nov 15, 1997
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