Willie Booth (1931 - 1996)

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Omaha, Douglas County, Nebraska

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Stephen G. Booth family

Stephen G. Booth family

Laura J.Booth

Laura J.Booth

Matthew Booth

Matthew Booth

Stephen G & Mathew Booth

Stephen G & Mathew Booth

Stephen & Laura Booth

Stephen & Laura Booth

Martin Booth

Martin Booth

Ailsa Georgina Booth-Jones, 1915

Ailsa Georgina Booth-Jones, 1915

Anaconda High School Seniors

Anaconda High School Seniors

Shirley Booth

Shirley Booth

George Booth

George Booth

Barbara Booth

Barbara Booth

Joseph and Lillian

Joseph and Lillian

Edward Money, William Dildine, Harold Booth

Edward Money, William Dildine, Harold Booth

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JOSEPH EARNEST BOOTH & NELLIE ROSE MAWYER BOOTH Stephen G. Booth family Laura J.Booth Matthew Booth

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1931 - In the year that Willie Booth was born, in March, “The Star Spangled Banner” officially became the national anthem by congressional resolution. Other songs had previously been used - among them, "My Country, 'Tis of Thee", "God Bless America", and "America the Beautiful". There was fierce debate about making "The Star Spangled Banner" the national anthem - Southerners and veterans organizations supported it, pacifists and educators opposed it.

1942 - When he was only 11 years old, due to World War II, automobile production in the United States was stopped on February 1st. A tire rationing program had begun the month before. Detroit - the main hub of car manufacturing - was ordered to free up assembly lines for military production. The president of the Automobile Manufacturers Association said “The automotive industry is in this war all the way". Some dealerships had to close and others expanded their repair shops. The used car market boomed (as did a black market in used cars).

1955 - He was 24 years old when on September 10th the TV show "Gunsmoke" debuted on CBS. It went on to be television's longest-running western. Matt Dillon, Chester, Doc Adams, and Miss Kitty became household names.

1979 - By the time he was 48 years old, on November 4th, Iranian militant students seized the US embassy in Teheran and held 52 American citizens and diplomats hostage for 444 days. They were released at the end of the inauguration speech of the newly elected Ronald Reagan.

1996 - In the year of Willie Booth's passing, 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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Willie Booth passed away on May 6, 1996 at 64 years old. No cause of death has been entered. He was born on May 21, 1931. We are unaware of information about Willie's immediate family. We know that Willie Booth had been residing in Omaha, Douglas County, Nebraska.

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