William Rhoades (1918 - 1979)

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William Rhoades
1918 - 1979
updated February 06, 2019
William Rhoades was born on November 3, 1918. He died in May 1979 at 60 years old. We know that William Rhoades had been residing in Poplar Bluff, Butler County, Missouri 63901.

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William Rhoades passed away in May 1979 at 60 years of age. He was born on November 3, 1918. There is no information about William's family or relationships. We know that William Rhoades had been residing in Poplar Bluff, Butler County, Missouri 63901.
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In 1918, in the year that William Rhoades was born, federal spending was $12.68 billion, unemployment was 1.4% and the cost of a first-class stamp was 3 cents.

In 1933, when he was merely 15 years old, on March 4th, Franklin Delano Roosevelt became the 32nd President of the United States. He was elected four times (equaled by no other President) and guided the United States through the Great Depression, the Dust Bowl, and World War 2. His wife was his cousin Eleanor Roosevelt (Teddy Roosevelt's niece) who President Truman called "First Lady of the World". Some of the major programs that survive from his presidency are the Securities and Exchange Commission, the Wagner Act (The National Labor Relations Act of 1935) , the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation and Social Security.

In 1955, at the age of 37 years old, William was alive when on September 30th, movie star James Dean, 24, died in a car accident. He was headed in his new Porsche 550 to a race in Salinas California when, traveling at 85 mph, he collided with a 1950 Ford Tudor, also speeding, driven by a 23 year old college student. Dean died, his passenger and the other driver survived.

In 1965, by the time he was 47 years old, on March 8th, the first US combat troops arrived in Vietnam. The 3500 Marines joined 23,000 "advisors" already in South Vietnam. By the end of the year, 190,000 American soldiers were in the country.

In 1979, in the year of William Rhoades's passing, on March 28th, a partial nuclear meltdown occurred at the power plant at Three Mile Island Pennsylvania. Radiation leaked into the environment, resulting in a rating of 5 on a scale of 7 ("Accident With Wider Consequences") . It ended up costing $1 billion to clean up the site.

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United States
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Born: around 1909
Idaho, United States
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Born: around 1915
California, United States
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Born: around 1918
California, United States
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Born: around 1922
Texas, United States
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Born: around 1912
Missouri, United States
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Born: around 1917
Ohio, United States
William Rhoades
Born: around 1923
Ohio, United States
William C Rhoades
Born: around 1918
Alabama, United States
William W Rhoades
Born: around 1917
Pennsylvania, United States
William F Rhoades
Born: around 1908
Pennsylvania, United States
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Born: around 1922
Pennsylvania, United States
William H Rhoades
Born: around 1912
United States
William O Rhoades
Born: around 1911
United States
William H Rhoades
Born: around 1921
United States
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Born: around 1918
Pennsylvania, United States
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Born: around 1909
United States
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Born: around 1917
Pennsylvania, United States

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Felix E Rhoades
Sep 9, 1910 - Sep 16, 1989
Springfield, MO
William Frank Rhoades
Feb 18, 1929 - Mar 29, 2001
Saint Peters, MO
Dorothy C Rhoades
Apr 7, 1926 - May 6, 2009
Buckley, WA
Janet E Rhoades
Apr 28, 1940 - Oct 28, 2009
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Charles Rhoades
Feb 17, 1889 - January 1969
Kansas City, Missouri
Alice Doubleday Rhoades
Dec 31, 1910 - Sep 14, 2007
Ashland, Oregon
Marie Rhoades
Sep 3, 1895 - March 1975
Kansas City, Missouri
Willie Rhoades
May 25, 1889 - October 1980
Raymore, Missouri
Anne Rhoades
Dec 2, 1898 - April 1974
Jefferson City, Missouri
Robert Rhoades
Jun 15, 1912 - January 1987
Farmington, Missouri
Larry Rhoades
Mar 3, 1959 - May 1981
Frank Rhoades
Aug 15, 1907 - March 1983
San Diego, California
Leroy Rhoades
Mar 26, 1900 - November 1982
Mexico, Missouri
Starley Rhoades
Feb 27, 1898 - February 1972
Savannah, Missouri
Edgar N Rhoades
May 11, 1913 - Nov 10, 1994
Kansas City, MO
Bessie Rhoades
Mar 13, 1896 - February 1968
Saint Joseph, Missouri
Alice L Rhoades
Nov 14, 1913 - Oct 17, 2000
Kirksville, MO

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