William Foster

(1866 - 1950)

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William Foster
1866 - 1950
Born
1866
Death
1950
Caston, Australia
Last Known Residence
Caston, Australia
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William Foster was born in 1866. He was born to William Foster and Not Known Tuffnell Foster. He died in 1950 in Caston, Australia at 84 years of age.
Updated: February 06, 2019
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William Foster passed away in 1950 in Caston, Australia at 84 years old. He was born in 1866. He was born to William Foster and Not Known Tuffnell Foster.

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In 1866, in the year that William Foster was born, on April 10th, the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals - the ASPCA - was created. New Yorker Henry Bergh was the first President of the Society and the leader in its creation. He later formed the Massachusetts Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children.

In 1872, when he was just 6 years old, on May 22nd, President Ulysses S. Grant signed the Amnesty Act of 1872. The Act restored full civil rights to secessionists, including about 150,000 former slaves who had fought in the Confederate Army. About 500 former Confederate sympathizers were not allowed their full civil rights.

In 1900, at the age of 34 years old, William was alive when the U.S. population exceeded 75 million, rising about 13 million from the 1890 census. 87.9% of the population was white, 11.6% was African-American, 0.7% was Hispanic, and 0.5% was Native American, Asian, and other minorities.

In 1917, when he was 51 years old, the U.S. Virgin Islands were purchased from Denmark in January. While they are U.S. citizens, Virgin Islanders are ineligible to vote for the President of the United States.

In 1950, in the year of William Foster's passing, 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.

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