William Walton (1918 - 2006)

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William Walton
1918 - 2006
updated February 06, 2019
William Walton was born on March 18, 1918. He died on November 30, 2006 at 88 years old. We know that William Walton had been residing in Nederland, Jefferson County, Texas 77627.


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William Walton died on November 30, 2006 at 88 years of age. He was born on March 18, 1918. There is no information about William's family. We know that William Walton had been residing in Nederland, Jefferson County, Texas 77627.
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In 1918, in the year that William Walton was born, federal spending was $12.68 billion, unemployment was 1.4% and the cost of a first-class stamp was 3 cents.

In 1921, at the age of just 3 years old, William was alive when hugely popular Roscoe "Fatty" Arbuckle, silent film star, was arrested for rape and manslaughter after an actress died following a party at his house. He was acquitted after three trials and the jury wrote a formal letter apologizing for the charges, but his career never recovered. His films were at first banned - the ban was lifted after a year - and he was mostly ostracized by the community. He died at 46..

In 1946, he was 28 years old when 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 1984, by the time he was 66 years old, due to outrage about "Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom" (it seemed too "dark" to many and it was rated PG), a new rating was devised - PG-13. The first film rated PG-13 was "Red Dawn".

In 1997, when he was 79 years old, on August 31st, Princess Diana of Great Britain was killed when her car crashed into a pillar in the tunnel under the Pont de l'Alma bridge in Paris. The car she was riding in was trying to evade the paparazzi but it was also discovered later that the driver of the car, who was also killed, had three times the legal limit of alcohol which likely contributed to the accident.

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Other William Waltons

William Walton
Born: 1848
William Vincent Walton
around 1881 - Nov 28, 1917
William Thomas Walton
around 1914 - Oct 12, 1942
William Thomas Walton
Died: May 22, 1916
William Sydney Harland Walton
around 1920 - May 8, 1942
William Scrimglow Walton
Died: Nov 27, 1943
William Rendell Walton
around 1896 - Nov 20, 1918
William Paul Layton Walton
around 1899 - Apr 16, 1917
William Leslie Walton
around 1916 - Mar 18, 1945
William Lees Percival Walton
around 1893 - Nov 30, 1917
William Knott Walton
Died: Jul 31, 1917
William Keep Walton
around 1896 - Jan 17, 1915
William John Walton
Died: Nov 11, 1917
William James Walton
around 1894 - Nov 13, 1916
William Highmoor Walton
around 1913 - Apr 17, 1943
William Henry James Walton
around 1890 - Jul 4, 1916
William Henry Walton
around 1913 - Dec 15, 1941
William Henry Walton
around 1922 - Jul 2, 1945
William Henry Walton
Died: Sep 27, 1918
William Henry Walton
around 1885 - Oct 19, 1916

Other Waltons

Richard A Walton
Jul 18, 1916 - Jun 6, 2007
Ralph Walton
Jan 24, 1898 - August 1971
Benton, Arkansas
James Walton
Jan 30, 1896 - November 1972
Little Rock, Arkansas
John Walton
May 6, 1911 - January 1985
Little Rock, Arkansas
Cecil R Walton
Jul 17, 1913 - May 6, 1997
Houston, TX
J L Walton
Jul 17, 1951 - December 1989
Hayes Walton
Nov 13, 1955 - Oct 4, 1996
Hot Springs National Park, AR
Thelma B Walton
Jun 16, 1925 - Feb 9, 2002
Marianna, AR
Jesse Walton
Aug 31, 1903 - Jan 28, 1994
San Francisco, CA
Fred R Walton
Oct 25, 1904 - Aug 26, 1982
Wrightsville, AR
Rufus Walton
May 27, 1893 - Nov 27, 1941
Glynn Walton
Jul 3, 1901 - December 1969
Clarksville, Arkansas
Bert Walton
Jul 27, 1909 - May 30, 1994
Fordyce, AR
Willard Walton
Aug 17, 1912 - June 1979
Fordyce, Arkansas
Eugene Walton
Jul 3, 1904 - October 1986
Kensett, Arkansas
Frank Walton
Jun 23, 1905 - March 1976
Hot Springs National Park, Arkansas
William Walton
Feb 18, 1892 - December 1972
Marianna, Arkansas
Leona Walton
Sep 21, 1953 - Mar 6, 2006
Proctor, AR
David Walton
Nov 3, 1888 - May 1968
Chicago, Illinois
William Walton
Oct 12, 1877 - April 1969
Lake Providence, Louisiana

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Richard A Walton
Jul 18, 1916 - Jun 6, 2007
Lee Johnson
May 3, 1910 - September 1982
Tulsa, Oklahoma
James Hardin
Oct 31, 1903 - July 1957
James Grimes
Aug 11, 1906 - July 1982
Eufaula, Oklahoma
Paul E Wilhelm
Nov 22, 1918 - Feb 20, 1998
Jackson, AL
Eugene Hardgrave
Apr 12, 1915 - July 1984
Blackwell, Oklahoma
Robert Eichenberger
Dec 11, 1910 - March 1980
Clarksville, Arkansas
Charles J Johnson
Feb 20, 1916 - Jun 20, 2003
Fort Worth, TX
Avis Hightower
Aug 12, 1907 - Jan 23, 2009
Katy, TX
Idelle Koske
Jun 12, 1919 - Nov 15, 1992
Robinson, PA
Helen Cameron
Mar 8, 1897 - August 1984
Hot Springs National Park, Arkansas
Marcelle James
Mar 2, 1900 - January 1981
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Aldrich C Allen
Dec 5, 1911 - Oct 7, 1999
Saint Louis, MO
Joseph A Rutherford
Mar 10, 1908 - Jun 27, 1976
Harry Malone
May 3, 1913 - June 1978
Little Rock, Arkansas
Aaron Holloway
Nov 17, 1909 - September 1982
San Jose, California
Mary K Wilson
Nov 7, 1916 - Feb 24, 2006
Little Rock, AR
Eva S Benson
Oct 19, 1904 - January 1996
Rison, AR
Mattie R Bromley
Mar 18, 1908 - May 29, 1997
San Diego, CA
Helen v Schultz
Feb 28, 1907 - Aug 19, 2001
Little Rock, AR
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