William Carney (1893 - 1971)

William Carney
1893 - 1971
updated February 06, 2019
William Carney was born on February 8, 1893. He died in March 1971 at 78 years old. We know that William Carney had been residing in Tulsa, Tulsa County, Oklahoma 74104.
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William Carney passed away in March 1971 at 78 years old. He was born on February 8, 1893. We are unaware of information about William's immediate family. We know that William Carney had been residing in Tulsa, Tulsa County, Oklahoma 74104.
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In 1893, in the year that William Carney was born, on February 1st, Thomas Edison's motion picture studio on his laboratory grounds in West Orange New Jersey was completed. The studio was called "Black Maria" and the first movie made and viewed in it was of 3 people pretending to be blacksmiths.

In 1902, William was only 9 years old when about 150 thousand United Mine Workers went on strike in eastern Pennsylvania for a wage increase and more suitable hours. They eventually got a 10% raise and their workday was reduced from 10 hours to 9. Because winter was coming and most people at the time heated their homes with coal, President Teddy Roosevelt arbitrated between the owners and the workers - the first time that the Federal government arbitrated in a strike.

In 1946, by the time he was 53 years old, pediatrician Dr. Benjamin Spock's book "The Common Sense Book of Baby and Child Care" was published. It sold half a million copies in the first six months. Aside from the Bible, it became the best selling book of the 20th century. A generation of Baby Boomers were raised by the advice of Dr. Spock.

In 1966, at the age of 73 years old, William was alive when on July 1st, Medicare became available after President Johnson signed into law the Medicare Act in 1965. President Truman had received the first Medicare card since he had been the first to propose national healthcare law. insurance.

In 1971, in the year of William Carney's passing, in March, Congress passed the Twenty-sixth Amendment to the United States Constitution, which lowered the voting age to 18 (from 21). It was a response to the criticism that men could fight at 18, but not vote for the policies and politicians who sent them to war. The states quickly ratified the Amendment and it was signed into law on July 1st by President Richard Nixon.

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Other William Carneys

Unknown - Aug 24, 1918
c. 1923 - Feb 14, 1943
c. 1905 - May 12, 1943
c. 1898 - May 8, 1918
c. 1897 - Dec 21, 1920
Unknown - Sep 30, 1916
c. 1913 - Jul 18, 1944
c. 1887 - Apr 28, 1917
c. 1896 - Nov 17, 1945
c. 1911 - Aug 9, 1945
c. 1920 - Mar 12, 1944
c. 1913 - Jan 12, 1946
c. 1919 - Oct 5, 1944
Unknown - Apr 16, 1918
Unknown - Jul 7, 1916
Unknown - Jul 13, 1916
Unknown - Sep 28, 1917
c. 1927 - Unknown
c. 1927 - Unknown
c. 1918 - Unknown

Other Carneys

Jul 23, 1902 - April 1971
Jan 30, 1926 - Feb 4, 2005
Feb 4, 1893 - Apr 25, 1989
Sep 6, 1921 - Jan 14, 1978
Jul 21, 1935 - Apr 30, 2000
Apr 9, 1910 - Jan 29, 1997
Jan 18, 1938 - Dec 13, 2008
Dec 21, 1912 - April 1980
Mar 13, 1908 - Aug 14, 1996
Jan 29, 1916 - October 1986
Jun 2, 1877 - Oct 15, 1967
Nov 28, 1899 - Apr 28, 1992
Feb 1, 1919 - Jul 17, 1997
Jul 16, 1914 - May 1965
Dec 25, 1903 - August 1973
May 7, 1917 - Jun 24, 2000
Feb 18, 1912 - Oct 21, 1994
Jun 18, 1902 - July 1978
Nov 12, 1899 - March 1985
Jul 27, 1921 - Jan 31, 1989

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May 2, 1915 - May 1991
Nov 4, 1922 - Jun 10, 1989
Aug 2, 1926 - May 10, 2001
Oct 6, 1922 - Mar 16, 1999
Jan 15, 1925 - Nov 27, 2002
Feb 8, 1924 - Nov 15, 1988
Dec 9, 1923 - September 1976
Jan 28, 1924 - May 18, 2006
Oct 18, 1896 - November 1966
Aug 21, 1921 - July 1981
Dec 29, 1911 - Mar 30, 1988
May 30, 1898 - February 1974
Oct 14, 1924 - Jun 16, 2011
May 6, 1912 - August 1986
Feb 16, 1913 - Sep 27, 2002
Aug 28, 1915 - Jul 14, 2008
Apr 20, 1910 - Aug 27, 1996
Jun 29, 1917 - Feb 6, 2005
Mar 22, 1913 - October 1957
Sep 10, 1913 - January 1983
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