William Gorden (1899 - 1973)

William Gorden
1899 - 1973
updated February 06, 2019
William Gorden was born on September 25, 1899. He died in April 1973 at 73 years of age. We know that William Gorden had been residing in Mena, Polk County, Arkansas 71953.
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William Gorden died in April 1973 at 73 years of age. He was born on September 25, 1899. We have no information about William's family or relationships. We know that William Gorden had been residing in Mena, Polk County, Arkansas 71953.
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In 1899, in the year that William Gorden was born, on February 14th, the first voting machines were approved by Congress for use in federal elections. Several states were already using voting machines in their elections and the Federal government was finally convinced of their safety and accuracy.

In 1939, he was 40 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 1945, at the age of 46 years old, William was alive when on April 12th, President Roosevelt died of natural causes and Harry S. Truman, his Vice-President, became the 33rd President of the United States.

In 1967, at the age of 68 years old, William was alive when between June 5th and 10th, Israeli and Egypt, Jordan, and Syria fought what came to be called the "Six-Day War". The hostilities began when Israel launched "preemptive" strikes against Egypt, destroying nearly its entire air force. It ended with Israel occupying the Sinai Peninsula, Golan Heights, Gaza Strip and West Bank.

In 1973, in the year of William Gorden's passing, on August 15th, amidst rising calls for the impeachment of President Richard Nixon, Congress imposed an end to the bombing of Cambodia.

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c. 1880 - Oct 10, 1917
c. 1924 - Unknown
c. 1925 - Unknown
c. 1922 - Unknown
c. 1922 - Unknown
Unknown - Unknown
1806 - 1854
Unknown - Dec 31, 1969
Unknown - Unknown
Unknown - Unknown
Unknown - Unknown
c. 1892 - Jun 17, 1902
- Jul 8, 1895
c. 1879 - Feb 7, 1941
c. 1886 - Dec 8, 1939
c. 1890 - Jul 31, 1933
c. 1920 - Mar 7, 1921
c. 1915 - Oct 8, 1917
c. 1909 - Feb 8, 1910
c. 1841 - Jan 2, 1899

Other Gordens

Oct 1, 1917 - April 1986
Oct 18, 1949 - May 28, 2001
Aug 17, 1884 - February 1972
Jun 7, 1915 - Jun 18, 2006
Oct 1, 1919 - Jul 4, 1992
Jun 7, 1967 - February 1990
Nov 21, 1921 - Dec 19, 1996
Mar 22, 1918 - May 25, 2009
Nov 25, 1907 - May 1956
Mar 6, 1917 - Feb 24, 2001
Jan 27, 1887 - January 1969
Mar 7, 1884 - June 1966
Oct 16, 1909 - Sep 4, 1993
Dec 29, 1934 - Jan 2, 2005
Apr 26, 1895 - February 1982
Jul 7, 1958 - Feb 16, 2008
Aug 2, 1911 - Jun 11, 2004
Jan 5, 1927 - Sep 1, 1999
Jan 14, 1916 - July 1982
Aug 8, 1934 - August 1981

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Oct 8, 1902 - Apr 28, 1991
Oct 31, 1904 - Dec 28, 2003
Jun 30, 1903 - April 1980
Jan 31, 1901 - May 1968
Sep 19, 1914 - October 1990
Jul 1, 1912 - October 1978
Jan 18, 1907 - Aug 6, 1998
Apr 29, 1913 - October 1983
May 1, 1900 - July 1980
Mar 12, 1908 - Feb 5, 1988
Jul 8, 1903 - June 1975
Apr 20, 1919 - August 1976
Jul 4, 1920 - Jul 20, 1990
Dec 9, 1918 - May 5, 2001
Feb 10, 1901 - November 1968
Apr 3, 1917 - May 14, 1994
May 6, 1891 - January 1967
Jan 17, 1917 - December 1985
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