William Mcfarland (1887 - 1971)

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William Mcfarland
1887 - 1971
updated February 06, 2019
William Mcfarland was born on January 11, 1887. He died in August 1971 at 84 years of age. We know that William Mcfarland had been residing in Coeur d'Alene, Kootenai County, Idaho 83814.


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William Mcfarland died in August 1971 at 84 years of age. He was born on January 11, 1887. We have no information about William's immediate family. We know that William Mcfarland had been residing in Coeur d'Alene, Kootenai County, Idaho 83814.
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In 1887, in the year that William Mcfarland was born, on July 1st, the assembly for the supports of the Eiffel Tower began . A wrought iron lattice tower, it was designed and built by Gustave Eiffel - who also contributed to the building of the Statue of Liberty. There are 18,000 pieces in the Eiffel Tower - which had to be built separately and then assembled in place - with rivets - to complete the Tower.

In 1928, at the age of 41 years old, William was alive when aviatrix Amelia Earhart, age 31, became the first woman to fly solo across North America and back in August. In June, she had been part of a 3 man crew that flew the Atlantic Ocean but since she had no instrument training, she couldn't fly the plane - she kept the flight log. The North American flight became one of her many "firsts" as a female pilot.

In 1932, at the age of 45 years old, William was alive when on February 27th, actress Elizabeth Taylor was born in London. Her parents were Americans living in London and when she was 7, the family moved to Los Angeles. Her first small part in a movie was in There's One Born Every Minute in 1942 but her first starring role was in National Velvet in 1944. She became as famous for her 8 marriages (to 7 people) as she was for her beauty and films.

In 1951, when he was 64 years old, on April 5th, Julius and Ethel Rosenberg (husband and wife) were sentenced to death for treason. They were executed on June 19th. American citizens, they were convicted of spying for the Soviet Union. Their two young sons were adopted by a high school teacher and his wife.

In 1971, in the year of William Mcfarland's passing, in March, Intel shipped the first microprocessor to Busicom, a Japanese manufacturer of calculators. The microprocessor has since allowed computers to become smaller and faster, leading to smaller and more versatile handheld devices, home computers, and supercomputers.

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Born: around 1927
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Born: around 1927
New Jersey, United States
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Born: around 1918
California, United States
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Born: around 1900
California, United States
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Born: around 1922
Oregon, United States
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Born: around 1922
Oklahoma, United States
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Born: around 1922
Louisiana, United States
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Born: around 1921
Oklahoma, United States
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Born: around 1918
Texas, United States
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Born: around 1911
Texas, United States
William T Mcfarland
Born: around 1926
Kansas, United States
William H McFarland
Born: around 1918
Missouri, United States
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Born: around 1913
Michigan, United States
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Born: around 1908
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Nov 10, 1908 - May 24, 1990
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Nov 25, 1912 - Jun 8, 1997
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Jun 17, 1915 - Apr 24, 2008
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Robert C Mcfarland
Sep 24, 1917 - Jul 10, 2007
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Mar 3, 1909 - May 19, 2002
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Victor Mcfarland
Aug 11, 1917 - December 1986
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Charles Mcfarland
Mar 3, 1888 - June 1963
Earle Mcfarland
Apr 15, 1899 - October 1976
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Willie Mcfarland
Apr 10, 1905 - September 1986
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Hazel Mcfarland
May 3, 1900 - September 1973
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