William Hoffman (1896 - 1966)

William Hoffman
1896 - 1966
updated February 06, 2019
William Hoffman was born on November 17, 1896. He died in January 1966 at age 69. We know that William Hoffman had been residing in Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania 15207.
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William Hoffman passed away in January 1966 at age 69. He was born on November 17, 1896. We have no information about William's family or relationships. We know that William Hoffman had been residing in Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania 15207.
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In 1896, in the year that William Hoffman was born, in April, the first study on global warming due to CO2 - carbon dioxide - in the atmosphere was published by Swedish scientist Svante Arrhenius. Arrhenius concluded that human activity due to the Industrial Revolution would amplify CO2 in the atmosphere, causing a greenhouse effect. His conclusions have been extensively tested in the ensuing 100+ years and are still seen to hold true.

In 1903, at the age of only 7 years old, William was alive when the silent film, The Great Train Robbery opened. Although it was filmed in Milltown, New Jersey, it was a Western. Twelve minutes long, the film used a lot of innovative techniques - some scenes were hand colored and composite editing, on-location shooting, and frequent camera movement were used. Its budget was $150 (about $4000 currently) and was the most popular film until 1915 when Birth of a Nation was released.

In 1918, William was 22 years old when in July, Russian revolutionaries executed the former Tzar Nicholas II and his immediate family. While it was rumored that two of the children had survived, it was later proven through DNA analysis - when their bodies were found - that the entire family had been killed.

In 1959, at the age of 63 years old, William was alive when on January 3rd, Alaska became the 49th state of the United States and the first state not a part of the contiguous United States. The flag was changed to display 49 stars.

In 1966, in the year of William Hoffman'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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c. 1923 - Jul 28, 1944
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c. 1868 - Feb 26, 1941
c. 1906 - Oct 13, 1943
c. 1890 - Nov 26, 1916
c. 1880 - Nov 28, 1917
c. 1913 - Unknown
c. 1925 - Unknown
c. 1925 - Unknown
c. 1926 - Unknown
c. 1927 - Unknown
c. 1927 - Unknown
c. 1917 - Unknown
c. 1927 - Unknown
c. 1926 - Unknown
c. 1921 - Unknown
c. 1916 - Unknown
c. 1919 - Unknown
c. 1916 - Unknown

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Feb 15, 1908 - April 1974
Jan 20, 1894 - April 1970
Sep 27, 1922 - Dec 10, 2010
Jan 11, 1881 - August 1966
Aug 18, 1916 - September 1972
Mar 11, 1922 - Oct 17, 1994
Feb 9, 1921 - Aug 31, 1998
Jan 30, 1905 - February 1966
Jun 13, 1921 - May 16, 2003
Jan 25, 1918 - Jun 27, 1991
May 26, 1918 - May 1, 1992
Aug 17, 1921 - Aug 2, 1996
Mar 1, 1922 - Jul 21, 1991
Jun 22, 1903 - July 1978
Oct 23, 1902 - Nov 23, 2000
Jan 20, 1903 - August 1972
May 30, 1919 - April 1990

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Jun 5, 1919 - June 1970
Oct 23, 1921 - August 1982
Apr 4, 1920 - Jun 19, 2003
May 30, 1920 - Nov 21, 1993
Jun 22, 1919 - June 1988
Nov 21, 1916 - Sep 1, 1994
Feb 22, 1913 - Jun 8, 2000
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