William P Young (1904 - 1987)

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Waynesboro, Wayne County, Mississippi

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1904 - In the year that William P Young was born, the first underground line of the New York City subway system opened. London's underground system was opened in 1863 and Boston opened one in 1897, but New York quickly became the largest system in the U.S. More than 100,000 people paid 5 cents to ride under Manhattan that first day.

1935 - He was 31 years old when the BOI's name (the Bureau of Investigation) was changed to the FBI (Federal Bureau of Investigation) and it officially became a separate agency with the Department of Justice. J. Edgar Hoover, the Chief of the BOI, continued in his office and became the first Director of the FBI. The FBI's responsibility is to "detect and prosecute crimes against the United States".

1950 - At the age of 46 years old, William was alive when on June 25th, the Korean War began when North Korean Communist forces crossed the 38th parallel. The Soviet Union and China backed North Korea and the U.N., primarily the United States backed South Korea.

1977 - By the time he was 73 years old, on May 25th, Star Wars premiered in theaters. Eventually, it became the highest-grossing film of all time - until E.T. surpassed it a few years later. It was an immediate hit with theatergoers.

1987 - In the year of William P Young's passing, was the first time that a criminal in the United States - a serial rapist - was convicted through the use of DNA evidence.

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William P Young died on December 21, 1987 at 83 years old. No cause of death has been entered. He was born on February 19, 1904. There is no information about William's family. We know that William P Young had been residing in Waynesboro, Wayne County, Mississippi.

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