Willie Perkins

(1911 - 1977)

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Willie Perkins
1911 - 1977
Born
September 20, 1911
Death
May 1977
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Senatobia, Tate County, Mississippi 38668
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Willie Perkins was born on September 20, 1911. He died in May 1977 at age 65. We know that Willie Perkins had been residing in Senatobia, Tate County, Mississippi 38668.
Updated: February 06, 2019
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Willie Perkins died in May 1977 at 65 years old. He was born on September 20, 1911. There is no information about Willie's family. We know that Willie Perkins had been residing in Senatobia, Tate County, Mississippi 38668.

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In 1911, in the year that Willie Perkins was born, British physicist Ernest Rutherford (born in New Zealand), along with German physicist Hans Geiger, discovered the structure of an atom. He found that atoms had nuclei (a nucleus) and were circled by electrons, much as planets orbit the sun.

In 1949, Willie was 38 years old when on April 4th, NATO (the North Atlantic Treaty Organization) was established. Twelve nations originally signed the North Atlantic Treaty - the United States, Great Britain, France, Belgium, the Netherlands, Denmark, Italy, Luxembourg, Norway, Iceland, Canada, and Portugal. Greece, Turkey, and West Germany later joined. Today, there are 26 nations in NATO.

In 1956, at the age of 45 years old, Willie was alive when this was the year that the King of Rock and Roll, Elvis Presley, became an international sensation. He began the year as a regional favorite and ended the year with 17 recordings having been on the Billboard’s Top 100 singles chart, 11 TV appearances, and a movie. Elvis scandalized adults and thrilled teens.

In 1963, when he was 52 years old, on November 22nd, Vice President Lyndon B. Johnson became the 36th President of the United States when President John Kennedy was shot and killed in Dallas, Texas. Johnson was sworn in on the plane carrying Kennedy's body back to Washington D.C.

In 1977, in the year of Willie Perkins's passing, on January 21st, President Carter pardoned "draft dodgers" - men who avoided the draft during the Vietnam War. He fulfilled a campaign promise with the pardon. But it only applied to civilian evaders - the estimated 500,000 to 1 million active-duty personnel who went AWOL were not included.

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