William Ernest Swaim

(1936 - 1993)

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William Ernest Swaim
1936 - 1993
Born
November 13, 1936
Death
August 1, 1993
Last Known Residence
Cumberland, Allegany County, Maryland 21502
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William Ernest Swaim was born on November 13, 1936. He died on August 1, 1993 at 56 years of age. We know that William Ernest Swaim had been residing in Cumberland, Allegany County, Maryland 21502.
Updated: September 09, 2019
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William Ernest Swaim
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Cumberland, Allegany County, Maryland 21502
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Rocky Gap Veterans Cemetery Section J-3 Row 2 Site 13 Pleasant Valley Road, Ne, in Flintstone, Maryland 21530
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Branch of service: Us Marine Corps
Rank attained: PFC
Wars/Conflicts: World War Ii
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William Ernest Swaim passed away on August 1, 1993 at age 56. He was buried in Rocky Gap Veterans Cemetery Section J-3 Row 2 Site 13, Flintstone, Maryland. He was born on November 13, 1936. There is no information about William's immediate family. We know that William Ernest Swaim had been residing in Cumberland, Allegany County, Maryland 21502.

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In 1936, in the year that William Ernest Swaim was born, on November 3rd, President Franklin Delano Roosevelt was reelected to a second term. He ran against Republican Governor Alf Landon (Kansas), defeating Landon in the popular vote by 60.8% to 36.5%. Vermont and Maine were the only two states in which Landon won. John Nance Garner IV became the Vice-President in this election.

In 1946, at the age of only 10 years old, William was alive when 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 1963, when he was 27 years old, on November 22nd, Vice President Lyndon B. Johnson became the 36th President of the United States when President John Kennedy was shot and killed in Dallas, Texas. Johnson was sworn in on the plane carrying Kennedy's body back to Washington D.C.

In 1986, William was 50 years old when on September 8th, the Oprah Winfrey Show went into national syndication. A popular talk show, it was number 1 in the ratings since its debut. The last show aired on May 25, 2011.

In 1993, in the year of William Ernest Swaim's passing, on February 26th, a truck bomb exploded in the garage under the North Tower of the World Trade Center. While the bomb didn't do what was planned (collapse the North Tower into the South Tower), it did kill six people and injured thousands of people.

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