William Bilbo (1903 - 1972)

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William Bilbo
1903 - 1972
updated February 06, 2019
William Bilbo was born on January 25, 1903. He died in November 1972 at age 69. We know that William Bilbo had been residing in Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge County, Louisiana 70809.


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William Bilbo passed away in November 1972 at age 69. He was born on January 25, 1903. We are unaware of information about William's family. We know that William Bilbo had been residing in Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge County, Louisiana 70809.
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In 1903, in the year that William Bilbo was born, the first World Series of American baseball was played between October 1st and 13th. The Boston Americans of the American League played the Pittsburgh Pirates of the National League. Boston came back from a three game to one deficit, winning the final four games to capture the title - such a large comeback wouldn't be repeated by a team until 1925. (A total of eight games were played.)

In 1934, at the age of 31 years old, William was alive when on July 22nd, gangster John Dillinger was killed in Chicago. His gang had robbed banks and police stations, among other charges, and he was being hunted by J. Edgar Hoover, head of the FBI - although many in the public saw him as a "Robin Hood". A madam from a brothel in which he was hiding became an informer for the FBI and, after a shootout with FBI agents, Dillinger was shot and died.

In 1952, when he was 49 years old, on February 6th, George VI of England died from a coronary thrombosis and complications due to lung cancer. His eldest daughter, age 25, immediately ascended the throne as Elizabeth II and her coronation was on June 2 1953.

In 1969, when he was 66 years old, one hundred countries, along with the United States and the Soviet Union signed the nuclear nonproliferation treaty (NPT). It called for stopping the spread of nuclear weapons, the peaceful use of nuclear energy, and the goal of nuclear disarmament.

In 1972, in the year of William Bilbo's passing, on September 5th, the Palestinian terrorist group Black September, with the assistance of German neo-nazis, kidnapped and killed 11 Israeli athletes at the Olympic Games in Munich. The attackers crept into the Olympic Village and abducted the athletes while they were sleeping. A German policeman was also killed.

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Beaumont, Texas
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Santa Monica, California
William T Bilbo
May 11, 1909 - Oct 18, 1996
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Sally Bilbo
Mar 13, 1896 - February 1976
Deridder, Louisiana
Morris Bilbo
Apr 15, 1899 - Dec 28, 1989
Viola Bilbo
Oct 18, 1907 - July 1987
Elizabeth, Louisiana
Martricia D Bilbo
Nov 12, 1969 - Nov 27, 2001
Lake Charles, LA
Elword Bilbo
Aug 8, 1918 - Nov 17, 2002
Missouri City, TX
Willie Bilbo
Sep 19, 1917 - Feb 23, 1992
Lake Charles, LA
Willard Bilbo
Nov 14, 1921 - December 1978
Lake Charles, Louisiana
Isaac Bilbo
Dec 29, 1919 - Oct 26, 1991
Lake Charles, LA
Olean J Bilbo
Jun 13, 1925 - Dec 20, 1992
Lake Charles, LA
L Bilbo
Mar 6, 1928 - Mar 15, 1988
Thomas Bilbo
Jul 12, 1932 - Feb 11, 2002
Lake Charles, LA
Mary H Bilbo
Sep 16, 1932 - May 26, 2000
New Orleans, LA
Mattie Bilbo
Oct 19, 1896 - Jul 15, 1966
Lake Charles, LA
Shaqueen L Bilbo
Jan 20, 1994 - Dec 29, 2007
Marie Bilbo
Mar 2, 1907 - Nov 13, 1999
Tallulah, LA
Elgin W Bilbo
Apr 30, 1910 - May 21, 2000
Baton Rouge, LA
Matthew L Bilbo
Nov 5, 1908 - Oct 25, 1991
Isaac Bilbo
Oct 1, 1900 - September 1973
Natchez, Mississippi
Gloria A Bilbo
Jan 26, 1959 - Aug 26, 2008
Lake Charles, LA
Van Bilbo
Jan 1, 1902 - November 1974
Kinder, Louisiana

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Don A Fuselier
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Henry Hasperue
Jul 14, 1911 - January 1983
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Harold Simpson
Sep 3, 1917 - January 1979
George Monson
Dec 3, 1887 - March 1963
Paul Hasperue
Sep 25, 1907 - August 1969
Arthur Casebonne
Jan 29, 1901 - November 1972
Napoleonville, Louisiana
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