William Belford (1892 - 1975)

William Belford
1892 - 1975
updated February 06, 2019
William Belford was born on March 24, 1892. He died in July 1975 at 83 years of age. We know that William Belford had been residing in Waynesburg, Greene County, Pennsylvania 15370.
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William Belford passed away in July 1975 at 83 years of age. He was born on March 24, 1892. There is no information about William's family or relationships. We know that William Belford had been residing in Waynesburg, Greene County, Pennsylvania 15370.
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In 1892, in the year that William Belford was born, on August 4th, the father and stepmother of Lizzie Borden were found murdered. Lizzie was accused of the crime and on June 20th of the next year, she was acquitted of murder by a jury. But she was never acquitted in the public mind.

In 1914, he was 22 years old when President Woodrow Wilson signed a proclamation designating Mother's Day, the second Sunday in May, as a national holiday to honor mothers. Anna Jarvis had championed a Mother's Day for years but Congress had joked a few years earlier that then they would have to proclaim a "Mother-in-law's Day" as well. The President who championed a woman's right to vote also created a day in their honor.

In 1958, by the time he was 66 years old, on January 1st, the European Economic Community (Common Market) came into operation. The first members were France, West Germany, Italy, the Netherlands, Belgium, and Luxembourg. The Common Market was formed as a way to strengthen members' economies and deter wars in Europe.

In 1961, when he was 69 years old, on August 13th, East Germany began erection of what would become the Berlin Wall between East and West Berlin. In one day, they installed barbed wire entanglements and fences (called Barbed Wire Sunday in Germany). On August 17th, the first concrete elements and large blocks were put in place.

In 1975, in the year of William Belford's passing, on September 5th, Lynette "Squeaky" Fromme tried to assassinate President Ford in Sacramento, California. She failed when her gun wouldn't fire. President Ford escaped a second assassination attempt 17 days later on September 22 when Sarah Jane Moore tried to shoot him in San Francisco. A bystander saw her raise her arm, grabbed it, and the shot went wild.

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Other William Belfords

c. 1921 - Jan 27, 1944
c. 1896 - Jul 12, 1915
c. 1911 - Mar 11, 1943
c. 1912 - Jan 23, 1945
c. 1916 - Unknown
c. 1926 - Unknown
c. 1915 - Unknown
c. 1915 - Unknown
c. 1902 - Unknown
Unknown - 1878
1828 - 1898
Unknown - Unknown
Unknown - Unknown
Unknown - 1866
1815 - 1865
Unknown - Feb 17, 1920
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c. 1874 - Mar 18, 1936
c. 1890 - Jan 15, 1936

Other Belfords

May 30, 1910 - May 1975
Jul 12, 1909 - May 1987
Jun 14, 1886 - October 1972
Nov 26, 1922 - June 1981
Feb 10, 1904 - March 1990
Jan 29, 1935 - January 1987
Jun 18, 1942 - Aug 23, 2008
Aug 10, 1943 - Nov 30, 2008
Jun 21, 1891 - September 1966
May 11, 1903 - January 1962
Sep 5, 1903 - March 1976
Apr 6, 1909 - Jan 18, 2002
Sep 8, 1916 - November 1986
Jun 1, 1918 - Sep 29, 2007
Jan 24, 1899 - December 1956
Sep 26, 1894 - May 1962
Nov 27, 1945 - August 1987
Jan 31, 1917 - Nov 15, 1997
Sep 13, 1915 - July 1981
Jul 10, 1925 - Sep 29, 2001

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Apr 24, 1896 - October 1974
Jul 5, 1920 - Jun 6, 2010
Apr 12, 1919 - Sep 6, 2009
Oct 31, 1902 - January 1978
Mar 7, 1919 - Dec 29, 2000
Nov 14, 1924 - January 1970
Apr 29, 1919 - Mar 7, 2001
Jan 25, 1915 - Sep 25, 1991
Jun 30, 1921 - Mar 3, 2005
Jul 13, 1914 - April 1956
Oct 25, 1920 - Feb 25, 1980
Dec 25, 1908 - Mar 23, 1993
Apr 17, 1919 - Apr 3, 2009
Nov 19, 1919 - Jul 25, 2007
Aug 31, 1915 - Sep 19, 2001
Jul 13, 1921 - Apr 21, 2001
Nov 19, 1914 - Jun 15, 2007
Feb 5, 1918 - Jul 26, 1991
Aug 13, 1921 - January 1984
Jan 19, 1921 - Oct 31, 2001
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