William Blaine Creech Jr (1925 - 1983)

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William Blaine Creech
1925 - 1983
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May 9, 1925
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June 2, 1983
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Goldsboro, Wayne County, North Carolina 27530
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William Blaine Creech Jr was born on May 9, 1925. He died on June 2, 1983 at 58 years old. We know that William Blaine Creech Jr had been residing in Goldsboro, Wayne County, North Carolina 27530.
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Raleigh National Cemetery Section 24 Site 1459A 501 Rock Quarry Road, in Raleigh, North Carolina 27610
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Branch of service: Us Air Force
Rank attained: MSGT
Wars/Conflicts: World War Ii, Korea, Vietnam

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William Blaine Creech Jr died on June 2, 1983 at 58 years old. He was buried in Raleigh National Cemetery Section 24 Site 1459A, Raleigh, North Carolina. He was born on May 9, 1925. We are unaware of information about William's surviving family. We know that William Blaine Creech Jr had been residing in Goldsboro, Wayne County, North Carolina 27530.

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In 1925, in the year that William Blaine Creech Jr was born, gangster Al "Scarface" Capone took over the Chicago bootlegging racket at age 26. Previously right hand man to boss Johnny Torrio, Capone took over when Torrio was shot and severely injured and decided to resign. The bootlegging and brothel organization was massive and when asked what he did, Capone often replied "I am just a businessman, giving the people what they want".

In 1953, at the age of 28 years old, William was alive when on January 20th, Dwight D. Eisenhower became the 34th President of the United States. Formerly the 1st Supreme Allied Commander Europe in World War II, Eisenhower had never previously held a political office.

In 1964, at the age of 39 years old, William was alive when on February 9th, the Beatles appeared on The Ed Sullivan Show. 73 million people watched - although the Beatles couldn't be heard because of the loud screaming of the female teenage audience.

In 1975, when he was 50 years old, in January, Popular Mechanics featured the Altair 8800 on it's cover. The Altair home computer kit allowed consumers to build and program their own personal computers. Thousands were sold in the first month.

In 1983, in the year of William Blaine Creech Jr's passing, physicist Sally K. Ride, 32, became the first US woman astronaut in space as a crew member aboard space shuttle Challenger on June 18th. She was also the youngest (32) astronaut to go into space. Soviet cosmonaut Valentina Tereshkova was the first woman in space in 1963.

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