Willie M Thompson (1901 - 1989)

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Willie M Thompson
1901 - 1989
updated February 06, 2019
Willie M Thompson was born on November 2, 1901. He died in July 1989 at 87 years of age. We know that Willie M Thompson had been residing in Jacksonville, Duval County, Florida.

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Willie M Thompson died in July 1989 at 87 years old. He was born on November 2, 1901. We have no information about Willie's immediate family. We know that Willie M Thompson had been residing in Jacksonville, Duval County, Florida.
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1901 - 1989 World Events

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In 1901, in the year that Willie M Thompson was born, Edward VII succeeded Queen Victoria. Queen Victoria of England had become Queen in 1837 and reigned until her death in 1901. Her 63 year reign was the longest in history prior to Elizabeth II who recently broke her record. The time during which she led the country was known as the Victorian era and she presided over great changes in the United Kingdom, including the expansion of the British Empire and the Industrial Revolution.

In 1928, when he was 27 years old, Mickie Mouse was born! He first appeared in Disney's Steamboat Willie, along with Minnie. Although they were in two previous shorts, this was the first to be distributed. Steamboat Willie took advantage of the new technology and was a "talkie" - music was coordinated with the animation. It became the most popular cartoon of its day.

In 1946, Willie was 45 years old when on July 4th, the Philippines gained independence from the United States. In 1964, Independence Day in the Philippines was moved from July 4th to June 12th at the insistence of nationalists and historians.

In 1966, by the time he was 65 years old, on July 1st, Medicare became available after President Johnson signed into law the Medicare Act in 1965. President Truman had received the first Medicare card since he had been the first to propose national healthcare law. insurance.

In 1989, in the year of Willie M Thompson's passing, on January 20th, George Herbert Walker Bush became the 41st President of the United States. Previously Ronald Regan's Vice President, he ran against Michael Dukakis and won the popular vote by 53.4% to 45.6%.

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Willie Franklin Thompson
Born: around 1927
Georgia, United States
Willie J Thompson
Born: around 1927
Tennessee, United States
Willie F Thompson
Born: around 1927
North Carolina, United States
Willie F Thompson
Born: around 1927
Georgia, United States
Willie Jr Thompson
Born: around 1927
Georgia, United States
Willie F Thompson
Born: around 1927
Alabama, United States
Willie G Thompson
Born: around 1917
Michigan, United States
Willie L Thompson
Born: around 1915
Georgia, United States
Willie C Thompson
Born: around 1927
Alabama, United States
Willie B Thompson
Born: around 1917
Alabama, United States
Willie R Sr Thompson
Born: around 1913
Georgia, United States
Willie J Thompson
Born: around 1927
Michigan, United States
Willie L Thompson
Born: around 1922
Mississippi, United States
Willie D Thompson
Born: around 1923
North Carolina, United States
Willie L Thompson
Born: around 1926
Alabama, United States
Willie H Thompson
Born: around 1922
New Jersey, United States
Willie Thompson
Born: around 1910
New York, United States
Willie E Thompson
Born: around 1923
California, United States

Other Thompsons

Juanita E Thompson
Jun 3, 1923 - Aug 27, 2010
Jacksonville, Florida
Alton Thompson
Dec 21, 1913 - Feb 27, 1998
Archer, FL
J Sory Thompson
Jan 28, 1920 - December 1985
Bishopville, South Carolina
Clarence Thompson
Jun 19, 1920 - December 1968
Henry Thompson
Feb 13, 1923 - Dec 4, 1990
Eddie Thompson
May 4, 1919 - November 1966
Sheldon Thompson
Jul 19, 1876 - August 1962
Florida
George Thompson
May 10, 1910 - May 2, 1996
Madison, FL
Blondell Thompson
Apr 11, 1921 - January 1988
Seale, AL
Joe Thompson
Died: February 1951
Israel Thompson
Jul 7, 1899 - January 1964
Florida
Robert S Thompson
Dec 29, 1922 - Dec 7, 2010
Hodges, SC
Peter Thompson
Feb 4, 1922 - August 1969
New York, New York
Thomas L Thompson
Dec 28, 1903 - December 1995
Hawthorne, FL
Frank L Thompson
May 16, 1922 - Oct 23, 1998
Lakeland, FL
Aucilla Thompson
Jun 15, 1915 - Nov 2, 1988
Brooksville, FL
Richard Thompson
Jan 7, 1902 - May 1978
Cleveland, Ohio
Jack S Thompson
Jan 15, 1921 - Jul 20, 1988
Saint Augustine, FL
Francis Thompson
Oct 18, 1917 - February 1983
Florida
Cal Thompson
Jul 12, 1891 - July 1975
Saint Augustine, Florida

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Feb 1, 1921 - May 1977
Fred T Queen
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