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Willard Gene Harbeson (born 1937)

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Willard Gene Harbeson
1937 - living
Born
January 19, 1937
Elsie, Perkins County, Nebraska United States 69134
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Willard Gene Harbeson was born on January 19, 1937 in Elsie, Nebraska United States. He is the child of Archie Willard Harbeson and Esther Naomi (Hanson) Harbeson, with siblings Earl, Duane, and Donald. According to his family tree, he married Joan McMail.
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1937 World Events

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In 1937, in the year that Willard Gene Harbeson was born, on May 6th, the German zeppelin the Hindenburg caught fire and blew up. The Hindenburg was a passenger ship traveling to Frankfurt Germany. It tried to dock in New Jersey, one of the stops, and something went wrong - it blew up. Thirty-six people were killed out of the 97 on board - 13 passengers, 22 crewmen, and one ground worker. The reasons for the explosion are still disputed.

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 1961, on April 17th, about 1,000 CIA trained Cuban exiles invaded Cuba with the intention of igniting a rebellion and overthrowing Castro. They were defeated within three days. Although the operation began under Eisenhower, Kennedy approved it and the operation, named the Bay of Pigs for the beach where they landed, was a humiliation for the United States.

In 1978, on July 25th, Louise Brown, the first "test-tube baby", was born at Oldham Hospital in London. Louise was conceived through IVF (in vitro fertilization), a controversial and experimental procedure at the time.

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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