William B Montford (1925 - 1995)

William B Montford
1925 - 1995
updated February 06, 2019
William B Montford was born on August 20, 1925. He died on May 17, 1995 at 69 years of age. We know that William B Montford had been residing in Townsend, McIntosh County, Georgia 31331.
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William B Montford died on May 17, 1995 at age 69. He was born on August 20, 1925. We are unaware of information about William's surviving family. We know that William B Montford had been residing in Townsend, McIntosh County, Georgia 31331.
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In 1925, in the year that William B Montford was born, in July, the Scopes Trial - often called the Scopes Monkey Trial - took place, prosecuting a substitute teacher for teaching evolution in school. Tennessee had enacted a law that said it was "unlawful to teach human evolution in any state-funded school". William Jennings Bryan headed the prosecution and Clarence Darrow headed the defense. The teacher was found guilty and fined $100. An appeal to the Supreme Court of Tennessee upheld the law but overturned the guilty verdict.

In 1958, at the age of 33 years old, William was alive when on January 31st, Explorer I, the United States' answer to Sputnik I (and 2,) was launched. America had entered the Space Race. The first spacecraft to detect the Van Allen radiation belt, it remained in orbit until 1970.

In 1974, when he was 49 years old, on July 30th, the House Judiciary Committee adopted three articles of impeachment against President Nixon. He was charged with obstruction of justice, failure to uphold laws, and the refusal to produce material subpoenaed by the committee. In order to avoid impeachment, Richard M. Nixon announced that he would resign on August 8th, the first President to do so.

In 1985, at the age of 60 years old, William was alive when in May, a paper published in Nature by three British scientists reported that a huge hole was discovered in the ozone layer over the Antarctic. It was much larger than expected and is due to the use of manmade chemicals.

In 1995, in the year of William B Montford's passing, on September 3rd, eBay was founded in San Jose California. Beginning as simply a place for Pierre Omidyar's girlfriend (now wife) to share her Pez passion and collection online, the site has become a multibillion-dollar business and operates in 30 countries.

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Jul 10, 1897 - April 1980
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Jul 15, 1920 - Feb 14, 1988
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Mar 11, 1928 - Apr 26, 2005
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May 17, 1928 - Aug 29, 2001
Oct 21, 1918 - September 1971
Jan 18, 1922 - Apr 22, 2007
Apr 8, 1926 - Apr 15, 1996
Jan 4, 1923 - Feb 28, 1998
Apr 19, 1911 - Dec 5, 2000
Oct 26, 1919 - May 8, 2000
Sep 23, 1898 - June 1971
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