William E Olcott (1908 - 2001)

William E Olcott
1908 - 2001
updated February 06, 2019
William E Olcott was born on June 29, 1908. He died on September 18, 2001 at 93 years of age. We know that William E Olcott had been residing in Troy, Rensselaer County, New York 12180.


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William E Olcott died on September 18, 2001 at age 93. He was born on June 29, 1908. We have no information about William's surviving family. We know that William E Olcott had been residing in Troy, Rensselaer County, New York 12180.
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In 1908, in the year that William E Olcott was born, the Federal Bureau of Investigation was established as the domestic intelligence and security service of the United States; it simultaneously served as the nation's prime federal law enforcement agency. Stanley Finch was the first Chief (now called Director).

In 1926, he was 18 years old when on November 15th, NBC was founded. It was the U.S.'s first major broadcast network. Ownership of the network was split between RCA (a majority partner at 50%), its founding corporate parent General Electric (which owned 30%), and Westinghouse (which owned the remaining 20%).

In 1944, at the age of 36 years old, William was alive when on November 7th, Franklin Delano Roosevelt was reelected to a fourth term as President of the United States. Running against Thomas Dewey, Governor of New York, Roosevelt won 53.4 of the popular vote, Dewey got 45.9%.

In 1981, at the age of 73 years old, William was alive when on January 20th, Ronald Reagan became the 40th President of the United States. He ran against the incumbent, Jimmy Carter, and won 50.7% of the popular vote to Carter's 41.0%.

In 1994, by the time he was 86 years old, on May 6th, former political prisoner, lawyer, and activist Nelson Mandela was elected the first black President of South Africa. He was 75 when he was elected and he served one five-year term.

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around 1861 - Dec 8, 1896
Nov 7, 1928 - Aug 5, 2001
Nov 6, 1892 - December 1980
Mar 9, 1909 - April 1982
Apr 15, 1900 - November 1983
May 9, 1920 - Apr 22, 2002
Nov 1, 1918 - May 25, 1994

Other Olcotts

May 8, 1880 - March 1976
Jul 18, 1920 - Apr 4, 1999
Dec 14, 1890 - Jan 1, 1963
Apr 15, 1927 - Mar 30, 2009
Mar 26, 1873 - March 1963
Jun 23, 1901 - September 1969
Oct 10, 1908 - December 1969
Nov 5, 1887 - August 1972
Oct 15, 1884 - July 1981
Jan 20, 1893 - May 1978
Apr 16, 1930 - Jun 11, 1994
Jul 5, 1921 - February 1982
Sep 25, 1927 - Jul 23, 1998
May 17, 1925 - Oct 9, 2003
Jul 6, 1925 - Jul 16, 2006
Oct 16, 1890 - June 1972
Sep 26, 1910 - May 1994
Nov 24, 1894 - April 1985
Jan 27, 1924 - Mar 16, 2001
Mar 5, 1894 - April 1968

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Jan 8, 1907 - January 1978
Dec 30, 1907 - August 1962
Feb 27, 1907 - April 1986
Mar 16, 1904 - Jan 23, 1994
Oct 4, 1903 - Aug 23, 1991
Feb 27, 1896 - May 1953
Jan 16, 1916 - June 1978
May 28, 1908 - May 24, 1991
Dec 19, 1917 - Jan 1, 1986
Mar 28, 1915 - Jul 1, 1991
Oct 4, 1914 - June 1990
Jun 27, 1915 - May 20, 2009
Jul 29, 1903 - Jan 4, 1988
Apr 2, 1895 - September 1959
Aug 3, 1902 - August 1980
Jun 8, 1902 - July 1985
Dec 22, 1908 - Jul 20, 1988
Jul 2, 1907 - Dec 6, 1994
Apr 1, 1899 - July 1972
Oct 5, 1881 - July 1969
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