William Bell Montgomery (1892 - 1972)

William Bell Montgomery
1892 - 1972
updated July 29, 2019
William Bell Montgomery was born in 1892 in Hawthorn, Australia. He was born to Martha Bell Montgomery, with sibling John. He died in 1972 in Prahran, Australia at 80 years of age.

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William Bell Montgomery

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William Montgomery was born in in Hawthorn, Australia

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William Montgomery died in in Prahran, Australia

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Hawthorn, Australia

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William Bell Montgomery passed away in 1972 in Prahran, Australia at 80 years of age. He was born in 1892 in Hawthorn, Australia. He was born to Martha Bell Montgomery, with sibling John.
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In 1892, in the year that William Bell Montgomery was born, on October 12th, the "Pledge of Allegiance" was first recited in unison by students in U.S. public schools. Composed the previous August by Francis Bellamy, it was to be recited in 15 seconds and originally read: "I pledge allegiance to my Flag and the Republic for which it stands, one nation, indivisible, with liberty and justice for all." "Under God" was added in the 1950's.

In 1908, by the time he was 16 years old, Henry Ford developed the first Model T automobile, often called the Tin Lizzy or flivver. Produced from 1908 through 1927, it first sold for $850 - which made it affordable for every middle class family. Previously, cars were the province of the upper class and the introduction of the Model T and its availability changed U.S. culture. Within days of its release, over 15,000 cars had been ordered.

In 1944, William was 52 years old when on December 16th, The Battle of the Bulge began in the Ardennes forest on the Western Front. Lasting for a little over a month, the battle began with a surprise attack by Germany on the Allied forces The U.S. suffered their highest casualties of any operation in World War II - 89,000 were casualties, around 8,600 killed - but Germany also severely depleted their resources and they couldn't be replaced.

In 1954, William was 62 years old when on May 17th, the Supreme Court released a decision on Brown v. Board of Education of Topeka. The ruling stated that state laws establishing separate public schools for black and white students was unconstitutional thus paving the way for integration in schools.

In 1972, in the year of William Bell Montgomery'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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