Will Darwin (1889 - 1969)

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Will Darwin
1889 - 1969
updated February 06, 2019
Will Darwin was born on November 18, 1889. He died in December 1969 at age 80. We know that Will Darwin had been residing in Sacramento, Sacramento County, California 95819.

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Will Darwin passed away in December 1969 at 80 years of age. He was born on November 18, 1889. There is no information about Will's family or relationships. We know that Will Darwin had been residing in Sacramento, Sacramento County, California 95819.
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1889 - 1969 World Events

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In 1889, in the year that Will Darwin was born, on January 15th, the Coca-Cola Company was incorporated - originally as the "Pemberton Medicine Company". The Coca-Cola drink was originally created by John Stith Pemberton, first as a patent medicine and then as a soda fountain drink. Pemberton had sold the company in 1888, shortly before he died.

In 1894, by the time he was only 5 years old, large reserves of oil were discovered on the Osage Indian reservation in Oklahoma. Previously thought to be "useless" land - not even good for farming - the tribe had bought the land themselves. The discovery of oil made the Osage the "richest group of people in the world" at the time.

In 1927, he was 38 years old when the first "talkie" (a movie with music, songs, and talking), The Jazz Singer, was released. Al Jolson starred as a cantor's son who instead of following in his father's footsteps as expected, becomes a singer of popular songs. Banished by his father, they reconcile on his father's deathbed. It was a tear-jerker and audiences went wild - especially when they heard the songs. Thus begun the demise of silent films and the rise of "talkies".

In 1941, he was 52 years old when on December 7th, the Japanese attacked the military base at Pearl Harbor, Hawaii. The surprise aerial attack damaged 8 U.S. battleships (6 later returned to service), including the USS Arizona, and destroyed 188 aircraft. 2,402 American citizens died and 1,178 wounded were wounded. On December 8th, the U.S. declared war on Japan and on December 11th, Germany and Italy (allies of Japan) declared war on the United States. World War II was in full swing.

In 1969, in the year of Will Darwin's passing, on January 20th, Richard M. Nixon became the 37th President of the United States. Previously the Vice President to President Eisenhower, Nixon was the only President to resign in office - in his second term.

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Elizabeth L Darwin
Jan 7, 1902 - Jun 16, 1991
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America Darwin
Jan 31, 1897 - April 1973
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Barbara E Darwin
Dec 21, 1924 - May 28, 1991
Winter Springs, FL
Vivian Darwin
Sep 15, 1929 - Feb 17, 2010
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Norma Darwin
Mar 27, 1896 - October 1981
Riverside, California
Ethel H Darwin
Feb 20, 1910 - Dec 18, 1993
Cliff, NM
Walter Darwin
Jun 4, 1892 - January 1967
Long Beach, California
Mark Allan Darwin
Nov 28, 1952 - Nov 6, 2008
CA
Fred M Darwin
Nov 12, 1928 - Oct 30, 2007
Bouse, AZ
James Darwin
Aug 25, 1923 - September 1980
Hazel Darwin
Aug 9, 1908 - October 1973
Escondido, California
William E Darwin
Jan 11, 1941 - May 11, 1999
M L Darwin
Feb 27, 1955 - May 1989
Pamela A Darwin
Feb 24, 1956 - Oct 3, 2008
Pacita B Darwin
Jul 4, 1924 - Jun 26, 1999
Reno, NV
Walton S Darwin
Feb 4, 1935 - Apr 16, 2002
Texas City, TX
Walton Darwin
Sep 3, 1902 - October 1969
Hallwood, Virginia
Walton P Darwin
Jan 10, 1876 - December 1987
Hyattsville, MD
Hazel M Darwin
Aug 26, 1911 - Aug 16, 2009
Albuquerque, NM
Sarah F Darwin
Dec 19, 1915 - February 1991
Tupelo, MS

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Ella F Day
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