Willis W Collins

(1907 - 1995)

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Willis W Collins
1907 - 1995
Born
September 22, 1907
Death
February 1995
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Oklahoma City, Oklahoma County, Oklahoma 73162
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Willis W Collins was born on September 22, 1907. He died in February 1995 at age 87. We know that Willis W Collins had been residing in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma County, Oklahoma 73162.
Updated: February 06, 2019
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Willis W Collins died in February 1995 at 87 years of age. He was born on September 22, 1907. There is no information about Willis's family or relationships. We know that Willis W Collins had been residing in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma County, Oklahoma 73162.

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In 1907, in the year that Willis W Collins was born, the second Hague peace conference was called by Russia in the Netherlands. While nothing was settled regarding the matter of peace among nations, many resolutions were passed (and accepted by many nations) about the conventions of war - especially the protection of noncombatants.

In 1919, he was only 12 years old when in Norfolk Virginia, the first rotary dial telephones were introduced by the American Telephone and Telegraph Company (AT&T), making it easier to make a call without an operator.

In 1963, at the age of 56 years old, Willis was alive when 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 1976, at the age of 69 years old, Willis was alive when on August 4th, a mysterious illness struck an American Legion convention in Philadelphia. Within a week, 25 people had died and 130 people had been hospitalized. It was the first known instance of what came to be called "Legionnaires Disease."

In 1995, in the year of Willis W Collins's passing, on September 3rd, eBay was founded in San Jose California. Beginning as simply a place for Pierre Omidyar's girlfriend (now wife) to share her Pez passion and collection online, the site has become a multibillion-dollar business and operates in 30 countries.

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