William Jones (1900 - 1985)

William Jones
1900 - 1985
updated February 06, 2019
William Jones was born on June 11, 1900. He died in October 1985 at age 85. We know that William Jones had been residing in Lorain, Lorain County, Ohio 44052.
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William Jones passed away in October 1985 at 85 years of age. He was born on June 11, 1900. We have no information about William's family. We know that William Jones had been residing in Lorain, Lorain County, Ohio 44052.
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In 1900, in the year that William Jones was born, Carrie Chapman Catt succeeded Susan B. Anthony as the president of the National American Woman Suffrage Association. NAWSA was created by Anthony in 1890 in order to fight for the right of women to vote in the United States. Membership in NAWSA began at 7,000 and in the decades of the struggle - women didn't get the right to vote until 1920 - membership rose to 2 million.

In 1923, when he was 23 years old, Harlem's Cotton Club opened in New York City. Owned by a bootlegger and gangster, it was a 700 seat speakeasy that catered to a "white only" clientele. But most of the entertainers were African-American and featured some of the best entertainers of the time such as Lena Horne, the Nicholas Brothers, Ethel Waters, and Cab Calloway.

In 1962, he was 62 years old when on February 20th, Lt. Col. John H. Glenn, Jr. became the first American to orbit the Earth. The Friendship 7 flew three times around the earth in 4 hours and 55 minutes. At age 77, Glenn returned to space - the oldest person to fly in space.

In 1976, he was 76 years old when The United States celebrated the Bicentennial of the adoption of the Declaration of Independence. It was a year long celebration, with the biggest events taking place on July 4th.

In 1985, in the year of William Jones's passing, in May, a paper published in Nature by three British scientists reported that a huge hole was discovered in the ozone layer over the Antarctic. It was much larger than expected and is due to the use of manmade chemicals.

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Feb 8, 1896 - May 1973
Nov 28, 1895 - March 1972
Feb 19, 1911 - Mar 24, 2004
Feb 23, 1909 - Feb 13, 1997
Jul 4, 1886 - March 1972
Dec 24, 1899 - Jan 9, 1988
Dec 29, 1877 - August 1966
Feb 5, 1910 - Feb 28, 1993
Jun 10, 1910 - October 1981
Aug 24, 1910 - Jun 9, 1989
Apr 29, 1918 - September 1970
Jul 23, 1903 - Oct 6, 1999
Sep 11, 1913 - April 1984
May 22, 1910 - May 8, 1989
Feb 25, 1901 - October 1981
Nov 20, 1887 - January 1971
Apr 14, 1890 - August 1963
Apr 22, 1884 - September 1966
Oct 10, 1897 - October 1983
Dec 25, 1914 - Jun 16, 2002

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Oct 15, 1882 - August 1969
May 15, 1892 - April 1970
Oct 29, 1906 - January 1980
May 6, 1891 - June 1970
Oct 31, 1911 - Nov 2, 1991
Oct 25, 1880 - August 1966
Aug 2, 1901 - April 1963
Jan 26, 1906 - July 1961
Apr 30, 1906 - June 1975
May 24, 1896 - September 1985
Dec 25, 1888 - July 1964
Aug 12, 1911 - Mar 5, 2002
May 22, 1892 - September 1968
Dec 5, 1891 - May 1972
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