William Daniel (1895 - 1980)

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William Daniel
1895 - 1980
updated February 06, 2019
William Daniel was born on January 19, 1895. He died in November 1980 at 85 years of age. We know that William Daniel had been residing in Boise, Ada County, Idaho.


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William Daniel passed away in November 1980 at 85 years old. He was born on January 19, 1895. We are unaware of information about William's family or relationships. We know that William Daniel had been residing in Boise, Ada County, Idaho.
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In 1895, in the year that William Daniel was born, on March 15th, in County Tipperary, Ireland, Michael Cleary killed his wife of 8 years, Bridget, and burned her body. His defense was that his "wife" was a changeling that was left in his real wife's place when she was abducted by fairies. He was nonetheless convicted and imprisoned for manslaughter. He spent 15 years in prison.

In 1922, when he was 27 years old, on James Joyce's 40th birthday, his book Ulysses was published in France. The book covers the experiences of an Irishman in Dublin on an ordinary day, 16 June 1904. Now considered a classic, it was controversial at the time. Due to some sexual content, the book was banned in the U.S. during the 1920's and the U.S. Post Office destroyed 500 copies of the novel.

In 1943, when he was 48 years old, on March 31st, the Broadway musical Oklahoma! opened. Written by Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein II (the first of their string of successful collaborations), audiences loved it. The musical ran for 2,212 performances originally and was made into a movie in 1954.

In 1960, he was 65 years old when on May 1st, an American CIA U-2 spy plane, piloted by Francis Gary Powers, was shot down by a surface-to-air missile over the Soviet Union. Powers ejected and survived but was captured. The U.S. claimed that the U-2 was a "weather plane" but Powers was convicted in the Soviet Union of espionage. He was released in 1962 after 1 year, 9 months and 10 days in prison.

In 1980, in the year of William Daniel's passing, on April 24th, a rescue attempt was begun in the Iranian Hostage Crisis. The attempt failed and 8 US servicemen were killed. Eight helicopters had been sent for the mission, but only 5 arrived in operating condition., Since the military had advised that the mission be aborted if there were fewer than 6 helicopters, President Carter stopped it. Upon leaving, a helicopter collided with a transport plane and the men were killed.

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Other William Daniels

William Roy Daniel
around 1908 - May 11, 1942
William Neville Daniel
around 1924 - Sep 8, 1944
William Kenneth Daniel
around 1915 - Jun 15, 1941
William John Daniel
around 1892 - Jul 1, 1916
William James Daniel
Dec 29, 1925 - Feb 3, 1945
William Henry Daniel
around 1920 - Nov 23, 1944
William Henry Daniel
around 1898 - May 28, 1917
William Henry Daniel
around 1894 - May 31, 1918
William Edgar Daniel
around 1895 - Jul 31, 1917
William Anthony Daniel
around 1923 - Jan 5, 1945
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around 1891 - May 1, 1915
William Daniel
around 1866 - Mar 20, 1941
William Daniel
around 1917 - May 31, 1941
William Daniel
around 1916 - Mar 9, 1942
William Daniel
around 1887 - Oct 26, 1917
William Daniel
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Lester Thomas Daniel
Jul 25, 1915 - Oct 10, 2010
Ogden, Utah
Glenn Daniel
Mar 6, 1911 - February 1984
Bayview, Idaho
Orville Daniel
Feb 1, 1908 - October 1975
Elk River, Idaho
William Daniel
Jan 31, 1914 - July 1985
Rexburg, Idaho
Russell Chester Daniel
Apr 18, 1921 - Feb 1, 2011
Tacoma, Washington
Robert O Daniel
Mar 31, 1919 - Jul 3, 2004
Phoenix, AZ
Louie Daniel
Jul 21, 1886 - October 1966
Nampa, Idaho
Ernest Daniel
Sep 21, 1911 - Nov 14, 1996
Minnie I Daniel
May 18, 1922 - May 20, 1989
Leonard A Daniel
Oct 6, 1915 - Oct 4, 2000
Newberg, OR
John Daniel
Aug 14, 1908 - November 1984
Tacoma, Washington
Leniol M Daniel
Feb 17, 1917 - May 4, 2007
Marsing, ID
Venus Daniel
Jan 20, 1900 - March 1981
Quartzsite, Arizona
Leon Daniel
Feb 11, 1915 - September 1985
Newport, Washington
Marie Daniel
Apr 2, 1915 - May 1978
Minnie Daniel
Sep 6, 1896 - June 1979
Nampa, Idaho
Dean M Daniel
Oct 15, 1923 - Sep 30, 2004
Sulphur Springs, TX
Archie Daniel
Feb 14, 1901 - March 1986
Sun City, Arizona
Lester Daniel
Dec 23, 1908 - April 1955
Sarah Daniel
Oct 7, 1899 - December 1979
Cashion, Arizona

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Edward Artis
Jul 27, 1913 - June 1980
Paul Artis
Jul 27, 1916 - March 1982
Boise, Idaho
Frank Artis
May 25, 1918 - November 1980
Boise, Idaho
Walter Francis
Apr 20, 1912 - December 1985
Caldwell, Idaho
Howard Transue
Jul 1, 1913 - May 1980
Caldwell, Idaho
Aubrey Cooper
Aug 17, 1886 - August 1967
Caldwell, Idaho
John Joy
Apr 1, 1895 - June 1966
Portland, Oregon
Mabel Singley
Mar 2, 1899 - May 1978
Nampa, Idaho
Rosa Unknown Clark
May 12, 1912 - Dec 23, 2007
Lebanon, Oregon
Lloyd Kingsbury
May 1, 1911 - January 1982
Seattle, Washington
Agnes Creech
Nov 19, 1913 - Dec 25, 2001
Chehalis, WA
Violetm Young
Apr 13, 1913 - May 1987
La Habra, California
Orabelle Guild
Apr 11, 1913 - Nov 28, 2010
Lebanon, OR
Helen Freitag
Feb 27, 1912 - Sep 3, 1998
Ontario, OR
Ellen Tingey
Aug 12, 1917 - November 1979
Provo, Utah
Olive C Selders
Oct 10, 1914 - May 25, 1996
Mount Hood Parkdale, OR
V A Morehouse
Aug 23, 1917 - Jul 19, 2003
Carlsbad, CA
Frieda M Haynes
Dec 6, 1916 - Apr 6, 1996
Boise, ID
Elva Dawson
Nov 24, 1913 - Oct 13, 2004
Kuna, ID
Ruth M Shanahan
Oct 18, 1914 - Apr 4, 2004
Boise, ID
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