William W Cothern (1920 - 2002)

William W Cothern
1920 - 2002
updated February 06, 2019
William W Cothern was born on December 27, 1920. He died on August 2, 2002 at 81 years old. We know that William W Cothern had been residing in Interlachen, Putnam County, Florida 32148.
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William W Cothern passed away on August 2, 2002 at 81 years of age. He was born on December 27, 1920. We have no information about William's family or relationships. We know that William W Cothern had been residing in Interlachen, Putnam County, Florida 32148.
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In 1920, in the year that William W Cothern was born, the 19th Amendment, granting women the right to vote, passed both Houses of Congress and was sent to the States to ratify. In August, Tennessee became the 36th state to ratify the Amendment and it became law eight days later. Mississippi ratified it in 1984.

In 1942, at the age of 22 years old, William was alive when on June 17th, Roosevelt approved the Manhattan Project, which lead to the development of the first atomic bomb. With the support of Canada and the United Kingdom, the Project came to employ more than 130,000 people and cost nearly $2 billion. Julius Robert Oppenheimer, a nuclear physicist born in New York, led the Los Alamos Laboratory that developed the actual bomb. The first artificial nuclear explosion took place near Alamogordo New Mexico on July 16, 1945.

In 1953, William was 33 years old when on January 20th, Dwight D. Eisenhower became the 34th President of the United States. Formerly the 1st Supreme Allied Commander Europe in World War II, Eisenhower had never previously held a political office.

In 1986, when he was 66 years old, on January 28th, the space shuttle Challenger exploded 73 seconds after launch. All seven crew members died. The cause of the explosion was later found to be a failed O-ring. The O-ring failure was due to the unusually cold conditions at Cape Canaveral.

In 1993, William was 73 years old when on January 20th, William J. Clinton became the 42nd President of the United States. He beat incumbent George H.W. Bush who was seeking his second term. Clinton won 43.01% of the popular vote to Bush's 37.45%. An independent candidate, Ross Perot, won 18.91% - the most votes for an independent candidate since Teddy Roosevelt's run for President in 1912.

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Jul 4, 1948 - Aug 17, 2009
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Jun 4, 1938 - May 15, 1996
Jul 4, 1908 - January 1977
Dec 29, 1909 - November 1976
Aug 16, 1924 - August 1975
Jan 3, 1936 - June 1982
Mar 6, 1900 - November 1967
Aug 14, 1926 - May 22, 2006
Jun 30, 1906 - Dec 13, 1995
Dec 6, 1930 - Jun 24, 2002
Jan 6, 1934 - Nov 7, 2008
Mar 2, 1947 - October 1988
Dec 2, 1951 - Feb 6, 2010
Nov 5, 1905 - April 1987
Jan 23, 1910 - Feb 16, 1994
Mar 28, 1926 - Jan 13, 1999
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