William R Sanford (1944 - 1994)

William R Sanford
1944 - 1994
updated February 06, 2019
William R Sanford was born on October 20, 1944. He died on April 10, 1994 at 49 years old. We know that William R Sanford had been residing in Mount Olive, Covington County, Mississippi 39119.
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William R Sanford passed away on April 10, 1994 at 49 years of age. He was born on October 20, 1944. There is no information about William's immediate family. We know that William R Sanford had been residing in Mount Olive, Covington County, Mississippi 39119.
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In 1944, in the year that William R Sanford was born, on June 22nd, the Servicemen's Readjustment Act of 1944, called the G.I. Bill, was signed into law, pushed through by the veteran's organizations. Benefits provided for veterans to return to school (high school, vocational school, or college), obtain low interest home mortgages and low interest business loans, and (if needed) one year of unemployment insurance. Since most returning vets immediately found work, less than 20% of the unemployment benefits were distributed.

In 1968, at the age of 24 years old, William was alive when on June 5th, Sen. Robert F. Kennedy was shot at the Ambassador Hotel in Los Angeles by Sirhan after celebrating his win in the California presidential primary. He died the next day at Good Samaritan Hospital.

In 1976, he was 32 years old when on August 4th, a mysterious illness struck an American Legion convention in Philadelphia. Within a week, 25 people had died and 130 people had been hospitalized. It was the first known instance of what came to be called "Legionnaires Disease."

In 1987, at the age of 43 years old, William was alive when on October 19th, stock exchanges around the world crashed. Beginning in Hong Kong then spreading to Europe, the crash then hit the United States. It was called Black Monday. The Dow Jones fell 508 points to 1,738.74 (22.61%).

In 1994, in the year of William R Sanford's passing, on May 6th, former political prisoner, lawyer, and activist Nelson Mandela was elected the first black President of South Africa. He was 75 when he was elected and he served one five-year term.

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Mar 9, 1905 - March 1969
May 18, 1952 - Dec 20, 2009
Oct 17, 1919 - Jan 20, 1998
Mar 26, 1908 - August 1981
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Jul 20, 1911 - April 1977
Jul 1, 1901 - February 1984
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Dec 8, 1945 - Jul 23, 2011
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