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William Carter (1922 - 1991)

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William Carter
1922 - 1991
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August 4, 1922
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May 1991
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Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania 15207
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William Carter was born on August 4, 1922. He died in May 1991 at 68 years old. We know that William Carter had been residing in Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania 15207.
Updated: October 6, 2011
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William Carter passed away in May 1991 at 68 years of age. He was born on August 4, 1922. We are unaware of information about William's family. We know that William Carter had been residing in Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania 15207.
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In 1922, in the year that William Carter was born, on December 6th, the Irish Free State, a self-governing dominion of the British Empire, was officially proclaimed. While establishing some independence for the people of Ireland, it did not create a fully independent Ireland and the fighting continued.

In 1940, when he was 18 years old, in July, Billboard published its first Music Popularity Chart. Top recordings of the year were Tommy Dorsey's "I'll Never Smile Again" (vocal Frank Sinatra) - 12 weeks at the top, Bing Crosby's "Only Forever" - 9 weeks at the top, and Artie Shaw's "Frenesi" - 12 weeks at the top.

In 1950, William was 28 years old when on June 25th, the Korean War began when North Korean Communist forces crossed the 38th parallel. The Soviet Union and China backed North Korea and the U.N., primarily the United States backed South Korea.

In 1979, by the time he was 57 years old, on March 28th, a partial nuclear meltdown occurred at the power plant at Three Mile Island Pennsylvania. Radiation leaked into the environment, resulting in a rating of 5 on a scale of 7 ("Accident With Wider Consequences") . It ended up costing $1 billion to clean up the site.

In 1991, in the year of William Carter's passing, on January 16th, Allied forces began the first phase of Operation Desert Storm. Saddam Hussein's forces had previously invaded the sovereign state of Kuwait and the focus of the operation was to remove his Iraqi troops from Kuwait. On February 24th, the ground war began. Within 100 hours, American ground troops declared Kuwait liberated.

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