William Ridley (born 1926)

William Ridley
1926 - ? (edit)
updated February 06, 2019
William Ridley was born c. 1926. We know that William Ridley had been residing in Wilkinson County, Mississippi United States.
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William Ridley
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Male
Gender
William
First name
Unknown
Middle name
Ridley
Last name(s)
Unknown
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Wilkinson County, Mississippi United States
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William Ridley was born
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William Ridley was born
Birth
Unknown
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Ethnicity & Lineage

Negro, Citizen

Nationality & Locations Lived

Unknown

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Education

Grammar School

Professions

Skilled Occupations In Manufacture Of Electrical Machinery And Accessories, Nec

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Military Service

Military serial#: 44045395
Enlisted: December 6, 1945
Military branch: Corps Of Engineers
Rank: Technician 5th Grade, Regular Army (including Officers, Nurses, Warrant Officers, And Enlisted Men)
Terms of enlistment: One Year Enlistment

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William Ridley was born c. 1926. We are unaware of information about William's family or relationships. We know that William Ridley had been residing in Wilkinson County, Mississippi United States.
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In 1926, in the year that William Ridley was born, on November 15th, NBC was founded. It was the U.S.'s first major broadcast network. Ownership of the network was split between RCA (a majority partner at 50%), its founding corporate parent General Electric (which owned 30%), and Westinghouse (which owned the remaining 20%).

In 1936, on November 3rd, President Franklin Delano Roosevelt was reelected to a second term. He ran against Republican Governor Alf Landon (Kansas), defeating Landon in the popular vote by 60.8% to 36.5%. Vermont and Maine were the only two states in which Landon won. John Nance Garner IV became the Vice-President in this election.

In 1946, pediatrician Dr. Benjamin Spock's book "The Common Sense Book of Baby and Child Care" was published. It sold half a million copies in the first six months. Aside from the Bible, it became the best selling book of the 20th century. A generation of Baby Boomers were raised by the advice of Dr. Spock.

In 1976, The United States celebrated the Bicentennial of the adoption of the Declaration of Independence. It was a year long celebration, with the biggest events taking place on July 4th.

In 1985, on March 7th, the song "We Are the World" was released as a charity effort to alleviate the African famine. The song was written by Michael Jackson and Lionel Richie, and produced by Quincy Jones. They were joined by 37 other famous singers in the recording studio and a phenomena had begun

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c. 1896 - May 7, 1941
c. 1892 - Aug 9, 1915
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c. 1895 - Jul 23, 1916
c. 1887 - Nov 30, 1916
c. 1907 - Jul 20, 1943
c. 1915 - Oct 31, 1942
Unknown - Sep 17, 1918
Unknown - Apr 27, 1915
Unknown - Aug 26, 1918
Unknown - Apr 10, 1918
c. 1893 - Mar 27, 1918
Unknown - Aug 28, 1917
c. 1894 - Dec 2, 1916

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c. 1922 - Unknown
Unknown - Nov 15, 1918
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