Willie Bland (1912 - 2003)

Willie Bland
1912 - 2003
updated February 06, 2019
Willie Bland was born on July 24, 1912. He died on January 18, 2003 at 90 years old. We know that Willie Bland had been residing in Vicksburg, Warren County, Mississippi 39180.

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Vicksburg, Warren County, Mississippi 39180

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Willie Bland passed away on January 18, 2003 at 90 years old. He was born on July 24, 1912. We are unaware of information about Willie's immediate family. We know that Willie Bland had been residing in Vicksburg, Warren County, Mississippi 39180.
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1912 - 2003 World Events

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In 1912, in the year that Willie Bland was born, Arizona was admitted to the United States in February (on Valentine's Day). It became the 48th state in the Union. Previously a Spanish - then Mexican - territory, the U.S. paid $15 million dollars for the area in 1848. Arizona was the last of the contiguous states to be admitted to the United States.

In 1933, he was 21 years old when on December 5th, the Twenty-first Amendment to the United States Constitution was ratified. The 21st Amendment said "The eighteenth article of amendment to the Constitution of the United States is hereby repealed." Alcohol was legal again! It was the only amendment to the Constitution approved for the explicit purpose of repealing a previously existing amendment. South Carolina was the only state to reject the Amendment.

In 1944, Willie was 32 years old when on December 16th, The Battle of the Bulge began in the Ardennes forest on the Western Front. Lasting for a little over a month, the battle began with a surprise attack by Germany on the Allied forces The U.S. suffered their highest casualties of any operation in World War II - 89,000 were casualties, around 8,600 killed - but Germany also severely depleted their resources and they couldn't be replaced.

In 1987, Willie was 75 years old when on October 19th, stock exchanges around the world crashed. Beginning in Hong Kong then spreading to Europe, the crash then hit the United States. It was called Black Monday. The Dow Jones fell 508 points to 1,738.74 (22.61%).

In 1996, Willie was 84 years old when on July 5th, the first cloned mammal - "Dolly the Sheep" - was born in Scotland. She had three mothers. Dolly lived to be 6 years old and produced 6 lambs. Since, other sheep have been cloned as well as horses, pigs, deer, and bulls.

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Other Willie Blands

around 1919 - Unknown
around 1924 - Unknown
around 1924 - Unknown
around 1923 - Unknown
around 1914 - Unknown
around 1919 - Unknown
around 1914 - Unknown
around 1921 - Unknown
around 1928 - Unknown
around 1928 - Unknown
Jun 6, 1941 - Jan 6, 1984
around 1915 - Apr 25, 1944
around 1891 - Nov 7, 1894
around 1956 - Unknown
Sep 15, 1893 - December 1979
Sep 23, 1896 - September 1981
Oct 27, 1907 - August 1985
Dec 20, 1912 - Oct 28, 2000
Jul 16, 1896 - August 1990
Feb 23, 1922 - Jan 23, 1994

Other Blands

Aug 3, 1904 - June 1967
Aug 11, 1923 - Jun 5, 1998
Apr 15, 1902 - October 1977
Dec 1, 1924 - March 1980
Aug 9, 1904 - July 1981
Apr 10, 1909 - Nov 11, 1997
Nov 15, 1925 - Jan 28, 2011
May 1, 1920 - Aug 13, 1989
Jan 15, 1915 - January 1981
Oct 11, 1908 - Nov 4, 1989
Jun 17, 1928 - Jul 15, 1988
Oct 16, 1909 - Feb 12, 2005
Dec 25, 1889 - June 1974
Jun 23, 1926 - Jul 15, 1992
Oct 21, 1911 - Aug 10, 1990
May 18, 1931 - Jun 27, 2002
Mar 28, 1897 - April 1970
Jul 4, 1903 - July 1980
Jun 16, 1907 - October 1994
Feb 28, 1892 - May 1964

Other Bios

Jan 7, 1929 - January 1988
Jul 28, 1878 - February 1963
Feb 16, 1909 - March 1986
Dec 16, 1921 - Feb 4, 1994
Mar 27, 1920 - March 1982
Dec 13, 1912 - Mar 31, 2005
Mar 10, 1891 - April 1969
Jan 14, 1925 - May 13, 1992
Apr 3, 1914 - May 3, 2006
Dec 29, 1912 - Aug 19, 2011
Jun 18, 1915 - Jan 26, 1998
Mar 22, 1901 - January 1970
Mar 3, 1910 - Feb 7, 2009
Sep 13, 1924 - Oct 24, 1991
Jan 30, 1875 - Jan 15, 1968
Feb 15, 1918 - Oct 1, 1993
Apr 25, 1913 - Jan 6, 2005
Dec 19, 1904 - February 1968
Apr 21, 1923 - Sep 13, 2007
Oct 3, 1925 - Sep 15, 1983
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