William Roberson (1907 - 1979)

William Roberson
1907 - 1979
updated February 06, 2019
William Roberson was born on June 7, 1907. He died in February 1979 at 71 years old. We know that William Roberson had been residing in El Dorado, Union County, Arkansas 71730.
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William Roberson died in February 1979 at 71 years old. He was born on June 7, 1907. We have no information about William's family or relationships. We know that William Roberson had been residing in El Dorado, Union County, Arkansas 71730.
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In 1907, in the year that William Roberson was born, the state of Oklahoma was admitted to the United States on November 16. Previously called "Oklahoma Territory" and "Indian Territory", the two areas were merged and Oklahoma became the 46th state. It is the 28th most populous state.

In 1934, William was 27 years old when on July 22nd, gangster John Dillinger was killed in Chicago. His gang had robbed banks and police stations, among other charges, and he was being hunted by J. Edgar Hoover, head of the FBI - although many in the public saw him as a "Robin Hood". A madam from a brothel in which he was hiding became an informer for the FBI and, after a shootout with FBI agents, Dillinger was shot and died.

In 1946, by the time he was 39 years old, 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 1963, by the time he was 56 years old, the British Secretary of War, 46 year old John Profumo ,was forced to resign when he lied about an affair with 19 year old Christine Keeler. Keeler was also involved with the Soviet naval attaché and charges of espionage were feared. No proof of spying was ever found.

In 1979, in the year of William Roberson'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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Jun 10, 1898 - Feb 13, 1964
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c. 1927 - Unknown
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c. 1916 - Unknown
c. 1926 - Unknown
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c. 1926 - Unknown
c. 1912 - Unknown
c. 1920 - Unknown
c. 1902 - Unknown
c. 1922 - Unknown
c. 1910 - Unknown
c. 1899 - Unknown
c. 1917 - Unknown
c. 1900 - Unknown
c. 1920 - Unknown

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Nov 26, 1918 - Oct 24, 1994
Aug 17, 1922 - Jan 29, 2010
Apr 28, 1911 - November 1976
May 11, 1906 - January 1984
Oct 18, 1926 - Apr 27, 2004
Oct 22, 1924 - Nov 4, 1999
Feb 23, 1894 - August 1976
Feb 18, 1925 - Nov 11, 1990
Jan 1, 1926 - December 1977
Oct 28, 1926 - Sep 13, 1994
Jun 10, 1909 - October 1981
Jun 30, 1977 - Oct 28, 2001
Sep 7, 1927 - Sep 26, 2000
Mar 2, 1927 - Mar 14, 1999
Dec 16, 1918 - Sep 11, 1989
Feb 5, 1913 - April 1983
Mar 29, 1906 - Dec 29, 1996
Apr 1, 1927 - Jan 30, 2000
Jun 9, 1928 - Mar 20, 1993
Jul 26, 1896 - December 1970

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