William Nowell

(1892 - 1969)

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William Nowell
1892 - 1969
Born
January 10, 1892
Death
June 1969
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North Little Rock, Pulaski County, Arkansas 72114
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William Nowell was born on January 10, 1892. He died in June 1969 at 77 years old. We know that William Nowell had been residing in North Little Rock, Pulaski County, Arkansas 72114.
Updated: February 06, 2019
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William Nowell passed away in June 1969 at 77 years of age. He was born on January 10, 1892. There is no information about William's family. We know that William Nowell had been residing in North Little Rock, Pulaski County, Arkansas 72114.

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In 1892, in the year that William Nowell was born, on October 12th, the "Pledge of Allegiance" was first recited in unison by students in U.S. public schools. Composed the previous August by Francis Bellamy, it was to be recited in 15 seconds and originally read: "I pledge allegiance to my Flag and the Republic for which it stands, one nation, indivisible, with liberty and justice for all." "Under God" was added in the 1950's.

In 1907, William was only 15 years old when radiometric dating, a recently discovered technology that could date rocks, found that the earth was 2.2 billion years old which was dramatically older than previously thought. Later refinements and advancements in science would date the age of the earth at over 4.5 billion years.

In 1928, William was 36 years old when Mickie Mouse was born! He first appeared in Disney's Steamboat Willie, along with Minnie. Although they were in two previous shorts, this was the first to be distributed. Steamboat Willie took advantage of the new technology and was a "talkie" - music was coordinated with the animation. It became the most popular cartoon of its day.

In 1952, at the age of 60 years old, William was alive when on February 6th, George VI of England died from a coronary thrombosis and complications due to lung cancer. His eldest daughter, age 25, immediately ascended the throne as Elizabeth II and her coronation was on June 2 1953.

In 1969, in the year of William Nowell's passing, one hundred countries, along with the United States and the Soviet Union signed the nuclear nonproliferation treaty (NPT). It called for stopping the spread of nuclear weapons, the peaceful use of nuclear energy, and the goal of nuclear disarmament.

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