William Drylie (1909 - 1966)

William Drylie
1909 - 1966
updated February 06, 2019
William Drylie was born on November 10, 1909. He died in March 1966 at 56 years of age.
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William Drylie passed away in March 1966 at age 56. He was born on November 10, 1909. We are unaware of information about William's family.
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In 1909, in the year that William Drylie was born, explorer Robert Peary, a Rear Admiral in the U.S. Navy, claimed to have been the first to have reached the geographic North Pole. His claim has been disputed for over a century - some say that he ended up 60 miles from the North Pole. Peary was the only navigator on his team and he didn't submit his records for public review.

In 1913, he was just 4 years old when the Philippine–American War ended for good in June. While the official end of the war was in 1902, fighting continued for several years. An estimated 200,000 to 250,000 total Filipino civilians died and although the U.S. viewed its role as a colonial presence as one of preparing the Philippines for independence, American colonization drastically changed the character off the culture. The Catholic Church was no longer the state religion and English became the primary language of the government.

In 1939, he was 30 years old when on the 1st of September, Nazi Germany invaded Poland. On September 17th, the Soviet Union invaded Poland as well. Poland expected help from France and the United Kingdom, since they had a pact with both. But no help came. By October 6th, the Soviet Union and Nazi Germany held full control of the previously Polish lands. Eventually, the invasion of Poland lead to World War II.

In 1958, William was 49 years old when on January 31st, Explorer I, the United States' answer to Sputnik I (and 2,) was launched. America had entered the Space Race. The first spacecraft to detect the Van Allen radiation belt, it remained in orbit until 1970.

In 1966, in the year of William Drylie's passing, 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.

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Dec 21, 1897 - January 1967
Jan 24, 1931 - Mar 19, 2011
Nov 18, 1911 - July 1975
Dec 31, 1921 - March 1982
Sep 6, 1906 - January 1976
Oct 10, 1890 - November 1975
Oct 23, 1908 - Dec 27, 2002
Aug 20, 1915 - Oct 15, 1994
May 17, 1924 - Mar 13, 2003

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Apr 3, 1911 - September 1987
May 17, 1924 - Mar 13, 2003
Dec 25, 1902 - February 1986
Aug 20, 1915 - Oct 15, 1994
Mar 4, 1918 - December 1994
Aug 30, 1893 - January 1979
Oct 30, 1924 - Mar 9, 2007
May 8, 1923 - Mar 15, 1992
Nov 18, 1922 - Oct 21, 2003
Jan 1, 1932 - Feb 7, 1996
Dec 27, 1919 - Jan 23, 1992
Dec 30, 1924 - Jan 11, 1993
Oct 25, 1929 - Jul 1, 2007
Aug 8, 1918 - June 1981
Nov 1, 1915 - Jul 3, 1990
May 10, 1886 - September 1968
Oct 23, 1908 - Dec 27, 2002
Nov 9, 1904 - January 1978
Jul 3, 1924 - Jan 11, 2001
Sep 29, 1923 - Aug 11, 2001

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Oct 28, 1885 - February 1978
Dec 13, 1906 - December 1962
Nov 29, 1882 - April 1966
Aug 2, 1901 - Feb 20, 2000
Oct 6, 1908 - November 1995
Jan 24, 1912 - July 1971
Aug 9, 1899 - November 1966
Feb 12, 1917 - Nov 19, 2003
Apr 17, 1894 - June 1972
Apr 27, 1909 - January 1977
Apr 2, 1906 - January 1982
Jul 1, 1887 - April 1948
Nov 8, 1910 - Jun 15, 1993
Nov 16, 1884 - May 1953
Jul 31, 1913 - Oct 25, 2002
Feb 14, 1892 - September 1974
Nov 11, 1878 - March 1966
Nov 6, 1894 - June 1985
May 25, 1909 - September 1972
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