William Hopkins (1945 - 1982)

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William Hopkins
1945 - 1982
updated February 06, 2019
William Hopkins was born on March 13, 1945. He died in January 1982 at 36 years old.

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William Hopkins died in January 1982 at 36 years old. He was born on March 13, 1945. There is no information about William's immediate family.
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In 1945, in the year that William Hopkins was born, on May 8th, World War II in Europe ended when Germany surrendered. Hitler had committed suicide a week before.

In 1957, at the age of merely 12 years old, William was alive when on October 4th, the Soviet Union launched Sputnik I, the first man made earth-orbiting satellite - and triggered the Space Race. Sputnik I was only 23 inches in diameter and had no tracking equipment, only 4 antennas, but it had a big impact.

In 1961, William was 16 years old when on January 20th, John F. Kennedy became the 35th President of the United States. He had previously been a U.S. Senator and a Congressman, both from the state of Massachusetts, as well as a Naval lieutenant in World War II.

In 1978, at the age of 33 years old, William was alive when on July 25th, Louise Brown, the first "test-tube baby", was born at Oldham Hospital in London. Louise was conceived through IVF (in vitro fertilization), a controversial and experimental procedure at the time.

In 1982, in the year of William Hopkins's passing, on September 14th, Princess Grace of Monaco (American actress Grace Kelly), 52, died of injuries when her car plunged off a mountain road. Her 17 year old daughter, Stephanie, was also in the car and suffered serious injuries but recovered. It's believed that the accident was caused when Princess Grace, who was driving, had a mild stroke.

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Other William Hopkinses

William Stuart Rees Hopkins
around 1884 - Apr 16, 1919
William Robert Hopkins
around 1904 - Nov 10, 1940
William Osborne Hopkins
around 1921 - Dec 9, 1943
William Joseph Hopkins
Died: Sep 14, 1914
William John Hopkins
around 1894 - Jul 9, 1917
William John Hopkins
around 1920 - Jun 8, 1942
William John Hopkins
around 1925 - Mar 28, 1945
William James Hopkins
around 1905 - Sep 11, 1939
William Henry Hopkins
around 1873 - Dec 19, 1940
William Henry Hopkins
Died: Jan 8, 1947
William Henry Hopkins
around 1915 - Oct 15, 1941
William Henry Hopkins
around 1919 - Feb 8, 1944
William Henry Hopkins
Died: Dec 8, 1915
William Henry Hopkins
around 1917 - Apr 28, 1943
William Henry Hopkins
around 1900 - Aug 9, 1918

Other Hopkinses

Tommie L Hopkins
Dec 20, 1940 - Jun 21, 2009
Vicksburg, MS
Magdalen Hopkins
Jun 23, 1908 - Dec 21, 1991
West Monroe, LA
Lila Hopkins
Dec 9, 1897 - Jun 6, 1994
Jackson, MS
Harry H Hopkins
May 15, 1946 - Aug 11, 2010
Jackson, MS
Haleigh A Hopkins
Mar 6, 2002 - Apr 14, 2003
D L Hopkins
Aug 10, 1948 - Oct 15, 1988
Michigan City, MS
Wilford N Hopkins
May 31, 1946 - Dec 11, 2001
Ashland, MS
Percy Hopkins
Apr 26, 1949 - Nov 4, 2005
Oklahoma City, OK
Carrie M Hopkins
Aug 6, 1907 - Apr 1, 1995
Shelby, MS
James L Hopkins
Mar 13, 1950 - Oct 16, 2007
Jackson, MS
Floyd Hopkins
Feb 7, 1905 - October 1985
Little Rock, Arkansas
Albert Hopkins
Aug 26, 1896 - April 1969
North Little Rock, Arkansas
Florence Hopkins
Sep 18, 1900 - Feb 23, 1991
Little Rock, AR
Royce Hopkins
Jun 1, 1950 - September 1984
Lena Hopkins
Apr 17, 1915 - Jul 17, 1998
Houston, TX
Jim Hopkins
Jul 31, 1894 - September 1967
Bauxite, Arkansas
L Hopkins
Jun 20, 1903 - April 1958
Jack Edward Hopkins
Nov 30, 1914 - Oct 7, 2007
Fair Oaks, California
Robert Hopkins
Apr 19, 1900 - October 1965
Arkansas
Ronald D Hopkins
Aug 2, 1951 - Jan 16, 2003
Van Buren, AR

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Jan 20, 1946 - November 1973
Earnest Scott
May 10, 1947 - Jun 18, 2006
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James Buckley
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Bessie C Leggett
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Melton D Taylor
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John D Dykes
Jan 14, 1947 - Apr 29, 2006
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Kenneth L Epley
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Moselle, MS
Cassie Mason
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Charles E Carter
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Josie R Johnson
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Bobby E Abram
Feb 8, 1942 - Feb 26, 2003
Nancy T Riley
Dec 22, 1915 - Nov 28, 2009
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Lillian L Harris
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Summit, MS
Viola E Anderson
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Zebedee Davis
Nov 28, 1941 - Feb 28, 2009
Perris, CA
Lucile Robinson
Mar 22, 1907 - August 1971
Laurel, Mississippi
Glennis E Pearson
Nov 1, 1945 - Nov 11, 2009
Wiggins, MS
Patrick L Malone
Apr 8, 1945 - Oct 31, 2006
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Roger W Etheridge
Jun 22, 1945 - Jan 29, 2008
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Betty B Gill
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