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                           The Life of Harlan, John Howard
1928/07/14 to 1985/04/29 male 5 Children Factory worker & Farmer in Clinton County, Kentucky
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1928/--/-- -1 - Amelia Earhart becomes the first woman to fly across the Atlantic.
1928/--/-- -1 - American anthropologist Margaret Mead publishes Coming of Age in Samoa.
1928/--/-- -1 - American comedy team Amos 'n' Andy produce their first radio show.
1928/--/-- -1 - American composer Virgil Thomson writes the opera Four Saints in Three Acts.
1928/--/-- -1 - Arturo Toscanini is made conductor of the New York Philharmonic.
1928/--/-- -1 - Ben Hecht and Charles MacArthur's play The Front Page is produced.
1928/--/-- -1 - Bertolt Brecht and Kurt Weill collaborate on the play The Threepenny Opera.
1928/--/-- -1 - British bacteriologist Alexander Fleming discovers penicillin.
1928/--/-- -1 - Chiang Kai-shek captures Peking; the Kuomintang government is established.
1928/--/-- -1 - English novelist Evelyn Waugh publishes Decline and Fall.
1928/--/-- -1 - English physicist Paul Dirac formulates a mathematical description of elementary particles.
1928/--/-- -1 - French composer Maurice Ravel composes the ballet Bolero.
1928/--/-- -1 - Heisenberg's uncertainty principle
1928/--/-- -1 - Luis Bunuel and Salvador Dali collaborate on the surrealist film Un Chien andalou.
1928/--/-- -1 - Spanish poet Federico Garcia Lorca publishes Gypsy Ballads.
1928/--/-- -1 - The Chaco War breaks out between Bolivia and Paraguay over territorial disputes.
1928/--/-- -1 - The Kellog-Briand Pact outlawing war is signed by 15 nations.
1928/--/-- -1 - The first Five-Year Plan for economic reform begins in the Soviet Union.
1928/--/-- -1 - Walt Disney's Mickey Mouse appears in Steamboat Willie, the first sound cartoon.
1928/07/14 0 *** Harlan, John Howard - Born to Harlan, Arthur and Ewing, Annie (Harlan) Born at home in Clinton Co., Kentucky
1928/10/-- 0 - World Series NL ST. LOUIS (0) AL NEW YORK (4)
1929/--/-- 0 - Alexander institutes absolute rule as king of Yugoslavia.
1929/--/-- 0 - American explorer Richard E. Byrd flies over the South Pole.
1929/--/-- 0 - American novelist William Faulkner publishes The Sound and the Fury.
1929/--/-- 0 - British poet Robert Graves publishes his war memoir Goodbye To All That.
1929/--/-- 0 - Erich Maria Remarque publishes his war novel All Quiet On the Western Front.
1929/--/-- 0 - Ernest Hemingway writes the war novel A Farewell To Arms.
1929/--/-- 0 - French artist and writer Jean Cocteau publishes Les Enfants Terribles.
1929/--/-- 0 - Heinrich Himmler is appointed head of the SS, Hitler's blackshirted elite guard.
1929/--/-- 0 - Herbert C. Hoover (Republican) becomes president of the United States
1929/--/-- 0 - Hoover is inaugurated as the 31st U.S. president; Curtis becomes vice-president.
1929/--/-- 0 - Jews and Arabs clash at the Wailing Wall in Jerusalem.
1929/--/-- 0 - Seven Chicago gangsters are machine-gunned in the St. Valentine's Day Massacre.
1929/--/-- 0 - Soviet leader Joseph Stalin exiles Leon Trotsky.
1929/--/-- 0 - Stock Market crashes
1929/--/-- 0 - The Lateran Treaty creates the independent state of the Vatican City.
1929/--/-- 0 - The Museum of Modern Art (MOMA) is founded in New York City.
1929/--/-- 0 - The Wall Street crash leads to a world-wide economic depression.
1929/--/-- 0 - The Workers Party of America is renamed the Communist Party of the United States.
1929/--/-- 0 - The first Academy Awards are presented; Wings wins best-picture prize.
1929/08/10 1 *** Shoultz, Clara (Arnold) & Arnold, John Leslie [1st cousin once removed] - Married
1929/10/-- 1 - World Series NL CHICAGO (1) AL PHILADELPHIA (4)
1930/--/-- 1 - American artist Edward Hopper paints Early Sunday Morning.
1930/--/-- 1 - American astronomer Clyde W. Tombaugh discovers the planet Pluto.
1930/--/-- 1 - American poet Hart Crane publishes The Bridge.
1930/--/-- 1 - Artist Grant Wood paints American Gothic.
1930/--/-- 1 - British engineer Frank Whittle patents a gas turbine engine for jet aircraft.
1930/--/-- 1 - Carol II is proclaimed king of Romania.
1930/--/-- 1 - Dashiell Hammett publishes the detective novel The Maltese Falcon.
1930/--/-- 1 - English-born American writer W. H. Auden publishes his Poems.
1930/--/-- 1 - Getulio Vargas is appointed president of Brazil after a military coup.
1930/--/-- 1 - Haile Selassie is declared emperor of Ethiopia.
1930/--/-- 1 - Marlene Dietrich stars in Josef von Sternberg's film The Blue Angel.
1930/--/-- 1 - Noel Coward's play Private Lives is produced in London.
1930/--/-- 1 - The British airship R101 crashes in France.
1930/--/-- 1 - The city of Constantinople is re-named Istanbul.
1930/--/-- 1 - Vannevar Bush develops a differential analyzer, an early type of analog computer.
1930/--/-- 1 - Worldwide depression begins
1930/04/22 1 *** Cummings, Bruce Tartar [2nd cousin] - Born to Cummings, Odell Ansolem and Griffin, Rosa Jane (Cummings)
1930/08/30 2 *** Huddleston, Betty Alois (Harlan) [Wife] - Born
1930/10/-- 2 - World Series NL ST. LOUIS (2) AL PHILADELPHIA (4)
1930/11/01 2 *** Cross, Ermon (Harlan) & Harlan, Floyd [Uncle] - Married Albany, KY
1930/11/01 2 *** Lawson, Ruby Ermon (Harlan) & Harlan, Luther [Uncle] - Married Albany, KY
1931/--/-- 2 *** Bunch, John Walter Jr. [2nd cousin] - Born to Bunch, John W. and Arnold, Flora Belle (Bunch)
1931/--/-- 2 - American cartoonist Chester Gould creates the adventure comic strip Dick Tracy.
1931/--/-- 2 - American journalist and writer Damon Runyon publishes Guys and Dolls.
1931/--/-- 2 - American writer Pearl Buck publishes The Good Earth.
1931/--/-- 2 - Auguste Piccard makes the first manned balloon flight into the stratosphere.
1931/--/-- 2 - Ben Shahn begins a series of paintings inspired by the Sacco-Vanzetti case.
1931/--/-- 2 - Chicago gangster Al Capone is jailed for income tax evasion.
1931/--/-- 2 - Explorer George Hubert Wilkins makes a submarine voyage under the Arctic ice.
1931/--/-- 2 - Japanese forces occupy Manchuria.
1931/--/-- 2 - Lawrence invents cyclotron
1931/--/-- 2 - Organic chemist W. H. Carothers invents nylon, the first successful synthetic fiber.
1931/--/-- 2 - Radio astronomy begins when Karl Jansky detects radio waves from space.
1931/--/-- 2 - Spain is declared a republic; King Alfonso XIII abdicates.
1931/--/-- 2 - The Empire State Building becomes the tallest building in the world.
1931/--/-- 2 - The Star-Spangled Banner becomes the U.S. national anthem.
1931/02/16 2 *** Ferrell, William Carter & Arnold, Flossie Beatrice [1st cousin once removed] - Married Gatlin, Sumner County TN
1931/09/24 3 *** Zachary, Wille Clyde [1st cousin once removed] - Died Glenwood cem. Liberty - Casey Co. KY
1931/10/-- 3 - World Series NL ST. LOUIS (4) AL PHILADELPHIA (3)
1932/--/-- 3 - American physicist Carl D. Anderson discovers the positron.
1932/--/-- 3 - American sculptor Alexander Calder creates his first mobile.
1932/--/-- 3 - American southern author Erskine Caldwell publishes Tobacco Road.
1932/--/-- 3 - Antonio de Oliveira Salazar assumes dictatorial powers as premier of Portugal.
1932/--/-- 3 - Arab leader Ibn Saud founds the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
1932/--/-- 3 - British author Aldous Huxley publishes Brave New World.
1932/--/-- 3 - Charles Lindbergh's infant son is kidnapped.
1932/--/-- 3 - Eamon de Valera is elected president of the Republic of Ireland.
1932/--/-- 3 - Engelbert Dollfuss is elected chancellor of Austria.
1932/--/-- 3 - English physicist James Chadwick discovers the neutron.
1932/--/-- 3 - Presidential nominee Franklin D. Roosevelt pledges a New Deal.
1932/--/-- 3 - Radio City Music Hall opens in New York City's Rockefeller Center.
1932/--/-- 3 - Revolution in Siam (Thailand) replaces the monarchy with a constitutional government.
1932/--/-- 3 - Sir Oswald Mosley founds the British Union of Fascists.
1932/--/-- 3 - The Bonus Army of war veterans is dispersed by troops in Washington, D.C.
1932/--/-- 3 - The Royal Shakespeare Theater opens at Stratford-on-Avon, England.
1932/--/-- 3 - The first particle accelerator is built at the Cavendish Laboratory in England.
1932/03/29 3 *** Cummings, Billy Odell [2nd cousin] - Born to Cummings, Odell Ansolem and Griffin, Rosa Jane (Cummings)
1932/05/25 3 *** Ewing, Sarah Margaret [1st cousin] - Born to Ewing, John Bagby and Felkins, Allie Alice Caroline Albany, Clinton, Kentucky
1932/10/-- 4 - World Series NL CHICAGO (0) AL NEW YORK (4)
1932/12/17 4 *** Arnold, Robert Paul & Arnold, Nettie Jewell (Arnold) [1st cousin once removed] - Married
1933/--/-- 4 - A fossilized skull of the prehistoric Steinheim man is found in Germany.
1933/--/-- 4 - Actor Charles Laughton stars in the film The Private Life of Henry VIII.
1933/--/-- 4 - Busby Berkeley choreographs the dances for the film Gold Diggers of 1933.
1933/--/-- 4 - Dancers Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers star in the film Flying Down to Rio.
1933/--/-- 4 - Edwin Armstrong invents frequency modulation (FM) to eliminate radio static.
1933/--/-- 4 - Fiorello La Guardia is elected mayor of New York City for the first time.
1933/--/-- 4 - Frances Perkins becomes the first woman cabinet member in U.S. history.
1933/--/-- 4 - Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democrat) becomes president of the United States
1933/--/-- 4 - French novelist and political activist Andre Malraux publishes Man's Fate.
1933/--/-- 4 - Fulgencio Batista leads a military coup against Gerardo Machado y Morales in Cuba.
1933/--/-- 4 - Jimmy and Tommy Dorsey found their first swing band.
1933/--/-- 4 - Joseph Goebbels is appointed as minister of propaganda for the Nazi party.
1933/--/-- 4 - Mae West stars in the films She Done Him Wrong and I'm No Angel.
1933/--/-- 4 - Norwegian fascist Vidkun Quisling founds the National Unity party.
1933/--/-- 4 - President Paul von Hindenburg names Adolf Hitler as chancellor of Germany.
1933/--/-- 4 - Roosevelt begins "New Deal"
1933/--/-- 4 - Roosevelt is inaugurated as the 32nd U.S. president; Garner becomes vice-president.
1933/--/-- 4 - The 21st Amendment ends the prohibition era in the U.S.
1933/--/-- 4 - The Marx Brothers star in the classic comedy film Duck Soup.
1933/--/-- 4 - The National Recovery Administration (NRA) is launched by President Roosevelt.
1933/--/-- 4 - The Nazis erect the first concentration camps in Germany.
1933/--/-- 4 - The Public Works Administration (PWA) is formed to fund public construction projects.
1933/--/-- 4 - The Reichstag fire gives the Nazis a pretext for outlawing the German Communist party.
1933/--/-- 4 - The Stavisky affair causes a financial scandal in France.
1933/04/02 4 *** Booher, Doris Evangeline [1st cousin] - Born to Booher, Wellington Virgil and Ewing, Mary (Booher) Lancaster, Garrard, Kentucky
1933/10/-- 5 - World Series NL NEW YORK (4) AL WASHINGTON (1)
1934/--/-- 5 - Adolf Hitler becomes "Fueher" of Germany
1934/--/-- 5 - Alexander, king of Yugoslavia, is assassinated; his son Peter II succeeds him.
1934/--/-- 5 - American cartoonist Al Capp begins the comic strip Li'l Abner.
1934/--/-- 5 - Chancellor Engelbert Dollfuss is murdered by Austrian Nazis.
1934/--/-- 5 - Cole Porter writes the score for the Broadway musical Anything Goes.
1934/--/-- 5 - Drought leads to severe dust storms in the Dust Bowl region of the Great Plains.
1934/--/-- 5 - Elijah Muhammad becomes leader of the Nation of Islam (the Black Muslims).
1934/--/-- 5 - Fermi creates plutonium
1934/--/-- 5 - George Balanchine and Lincoln Kirstein found The School of American Ballet.
1934/--/-- 5 - Henry Miller publishes the Tropic of Cancer. (It is banned in the U.S. until 1961.)
1934/--/-- 5 - Hitler becomes Fuhrer (leader) of Germany after Hindenburg's death.
1934/--/-- 5 - John Dillinger, public enemy number one, is killed by the FBI.
1934/--/-- 5 - Lazaro Cardenas is chosen by Plutarco Calles as president of Mexico.
1934/--/-- 5 - Lillian Hellman's play The Children's Hour is produced.
1934/--/-- 5 - Mao Tse-tung leads the Chinese Communists on the Long March.
1934/--/-- 5 - Naturalist Charles W. Beebe makes a record dive of 3,028 ft in a bathyscaphe.
1934/--/-- 5 - SA leader Ernst Roehm is assassinated on the orders of Hitler.
1934/--/-- 5 - Surrealist artist Rene Magritte paints The Human Condition.
1934/--/-- 5 - The British ocean liner Queen Mary is launched.
1934/--/-- 5 - The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) is formed to regulate broadcasting.
1934/--/-- 5 - The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) is formed to protect U.S. investors.
1934/03/15 5 *** Griffin, Delia Ann (Crabtree) [Great Aunt] - Died Peolia Cemetery
1934/07/30 6 *** Harlan, Baylos Eugene [Brother] - Born to Harlan, Arthur and Ewing, Annie (Harlan)
1934/08/25 6 *** Cummings, Peggy Jane (Creekmore) [2nd cousin] - Born to Cummings, Odell Ansolem and Griffin, Rosa Jane (Cummings)
1934/09/15 6 *** Harlan, Doris Adajeome (Lewis) [1st cousin] - Born to Harlan, Luther and Lawson, Ruby Ermon (Harlan)
1934/10/-- 6 - World Series NL ST. LOUIS (4) AL DETROIT (3)
1934/10/16 6 *** Ewing, James Morris [1st cousin] - Born to Ewing, John Bagby and Felkins, Allie Alice Caroline
1934/10/30 6 *** Booher, Leah Vorees [1st cousin] - Born to Booher, Wellington Virgil and Ewing, Mary (Booher) Augusta, Bracken, KY
1935/--/-- 6 *** Dorsey, Royce Leon [2nd cousin] - Born to Harlan, Effie (Dorsey)
1935/--/-- 6 - American writer Thomas Wolfe publishes Of Time and the River.
1935/--/-- 6 - Arthur Dempster discovers U-235, the isotope of uranium used in atomic bombs.
1935/--/-- 6 - Child film actress Shirley Temple stars in The Little Colonel.
1935/--/-- 6 - Controversial Louisiana senator Huey P. Long is assassinated.
1935/--/-- 6 - Eduard Benes succeeds Tomas Masaryk as president of Czechoslovakia.
1935/--/-- 6 - Errol Flynn stars in the swashbuckling adventure film Captain Blood.
1935/--/-- 6 - Filmmaker Alfred Hitchcock directs The 39 Steps.
1935/--/-- 6 - George Gershwin composes the modern American opera Porgy and Bess.
1935/--/-- 6 - Hitler announces German rearmament in violation of the Treaty of Versailles.
1935/--/-- 6 - Italy invades Abyssinia (now Ethiopia).
1935/--/-- 6 - King of Swing Benny Goodman forms the Benny Goodman Trio.
1935/--/-- 6 - Leni Riefenstahl directs the Nazi propaganda film Triumph of the Will.
1935/--/-- 6 - Physicist Hideki Yukawa predicts the existence of the meson subatomic particle.
1935/--/-- 6 - Robert Sherwood's play The Petrified Forest is produced.
1935/--/-- 6 - Scottish physicist Robert Watson-Watt patents the first practical radar system.
1935/--/-- 6 - Social Security Act provides retirement insurance
1935/--/-- 6 - Swedish film actress Greta Garbo stars in Anna Karenina.
1935/--/-- 6 - The Monopoly board game is patented in the U.S.
1935/--/-- 6 - The Moscow subway is opened.
1935/--/-- 6 - The Nuremberg Racial Laws deprive German Jews of their citizenship.
1935/--/-- 6 - The monarchy is restored in Greece under George II.
1935/05/20 6 *** Allen, Howard G. [2nd cousin] - Born to Griffin, Nora Lorene (Allen)
1935/05/20 6 *** Allen, Howard G. [2nd cousin] - Died
1935/10/-- 7 - World Series NL CHICAGO (2) AL DETROIT (4)
1935/11/14 7 *** Bagby, William Smith [Great Uncle] - Died
1935/11/14 7 *** Cummings, Donald Lee [2nd cousin] - Born to Cummings, Odell Ansolem and Griffin, Rosa Jane (Cummings)
1936/--/-- 7 - Black athlete Jesse Owens wins 4 gold medals at the Berlin Olympic Games.
1936/--/-- 7 - Boulder Dam is completed in Arizona (it is renamed Hoover Dam in 1947).
1936/--/-- 7 - Edward VIII abdicates as king of Great Britain; he is succeeded by George VI.
1936/--/-- 7 - HItler and Mussolini announce the Rome-Berlin Axis (alliance).
1936/--/-- 7 - Henry R. Luce begins publishing Life magazine.
1936/--/-- 7 - Ioannis Metaxas establishes a dictatorship in Greece.
1936/--/-- 7 - Italy and Germany send military forces and aid to support Franco in Spain.
1936/--/-- 7 - Italy annexes Abyssinia (Ethiopia); Emperor Haile Selassie is exiled.
1936/--/-- 7 - Japan concludes the Anti-Comintern Pact with Germany.
1936/--/-- 7 - John Maynard Keynes writes The General Theory of Employment, Interest and Money.
1936/--/-- 7 - Margaret Mitchell publishes her only novel Gone With the Wind.
1936/--/-- 7 - Olympic ice skater Sonja Henie turns professional.
1936/--/-- 7 - Spanish Civil War
1936/--/-- 7 - Stalin begins the Great Purge of Soviet Russia's political and military leadership.
1936/--/-- 7 - The British Broadcasting Service (BBC) begins the first public television service.
1936/--/-- 7 - The Soviet Union and the International Brigades support the Nationalists in Spain.
1936/--/-- 7 - The Spanish Civil War begins when General Franco leads a military revolt.
1936/--/-- 7 - The works of the composer Dmitry Shostakovich are denounced in Russia.
1936/01/-- 7 - Edward VIII succeeds as King of Great Britain and Ireland.
1936/06/12 7 *** Ewing, Mary Inez [1st cousin] - Born to Ewing, John Bagby and Felkins, Allie Alice Caroline
1936/10/-- 8 - World Series NL NEW YORK (2) AL NEW YORK (4)
1936/12/10 8 - George VI succeeds as King of Great Britain and Ireland upon the abdication of E
1937/--/-- 8 *** Dorsey, Doris (Pamplin) [2nd cousin] - Born to Harlan, Effie (Dorsey)
1937/--/-- 8 - American author John Steinbeck publishes Of Mice and Men.
1937/--/-- 8 - Anastasio Somoza Garcia becomes president of Nicaragua.
1937/--/-- 8 - Aviatrix Amelia Earhart is lost during a flight across the Pacific.
1937/--/-- 8 - Ballet dancer Margot Fonteyn debuts in Giselle at Sadler's Wells, London.
1937/--/-- 8 - Danish author Isak Dinesen publishes her autobiography Out of Africa.
1937/--/-- 8 - Dow Chemical develops plastics
1937/--/-- 8 - English writer and scholar J.R.R. Tolkien publishes the fantasy novel The Hobbit.
1937/--/-- 8 - Farouk succeeds Fuad I as king of Egypt.
1937/--/-- 8 - Frank Lloyd Wright begins building the Taliesin West complex in Arizona.
1937/--/-- 8 - French filmmaker Jean Renoir directs Grand Illusion.
1937/--/-- 8 - German aircraft supporting Franco's forces destroy the town of Guernica in Spain.
1937/--/-- 8 - Joe Louis the Brown Bomber wins the heavyweight boxing championship.
1937/--/-- 8 - Nationalist and Communist forces unite to combat the Japanese in China.
1937/--/-- 8 - Neville Chamberlain succeeds Stanley Baldwin as prime minister of Britain.
1937/--/-- 8 - Swing bandleader Artie Shaw records Begin the Beguine.
1937/--/-- 8 - The Duke of Windsor (former King Edward VIII) marries the divorcee Mrs. Simpson.
1937/--/-- 8 - The German airship Hindenburg is destroyed by fire at Lakehurst, N.J.
1937/--/-- 8 - The Golden Gate Bridge is opened in San Francisco.
1937/--/-- 8 - The Japanese invasion of China begins the Second Sino-Japanese War.
1937/05/02 8 - George VI crowned King of Great Britain and Ireland at Westminster Abbey by Cosm
1937/06/29 8 *** Harlan, Norman Ewing [Brother] - Born to Harlan, Arthur and Ewing, Annie (Harlan)
1937/08/03 9 *** Booher, Ralph Ewing [1st cousin] - Born to Booher, Wellington Virgil and Ewing, Mary (Booher) Covington, Kenton, KY
1937/10/-- 9 - World Series NL NEW YORK (1) AL NEW YORK (4)
1937/12/22 9 *** Cummings, Carolyn Ann (Hutchison) [2nd cousin] - Born to Cummings, Odell Ansolem and Griffin, Rosa Jane (Cummings)
1938/--/-- 9 - A coelacanth, a fish thought extinct for 65 million years, is caught off the cost of Africa.
1938/--/-- 9 - American composer Aaron Copland writes the ballet score for Billy the Kid.
1938/--/-- 9 - American singer Ella Fitzgerald records A-tisket, A-tasket.
1938/--/-- 9 - British prime minister Neville Chamberlain declares "peace for our time."
1938/--/-- 9 - Chamberlain and Daladier appease Hitler at the Munich Conference.
1938/--/-- 9 - Chester Carlson invents xerography, the first electrostatic dry-copying process.
1938/--/-- 9 - Don Budge becomes the first player to win the Grand Slam (4 tennis championships).
1938/--/-- 9 - General Franco isolates the Republican forces in Spain and attacks Catalonia.
1938/--/-- 9 - German chemist Otto Hahn discovers the principles of nuclear fission.
1938/--/-- 9 - Germany occupies the Sudetenland in western Czechoslovakia.
1938/--/-- 9 - Hitler invades Austria; a union (Anschluss) of Austria and Germany is proclaimed.
1938/--/-- 9 - Hungarian Lajos Biro invents the first practical ball-point pen.
1938/--/-- 9 - Ismet Inonu succeeds Kemal Atuturk as president of Turkey.
1938/--/-- 9 - Jewish property is attacked in Germany in the Kristallnacht (night of broken glass).
1938/--/-- 9 - Jewish psychoanalyst Sigmund Freud flees to England to escape Nazi persecution.
1938/--/-- 9 - Orson Welles' radio broadcast of War of the Worlds causes panic in the U.S.
1938/--/-- 9 - Swing musician Glenn Miller organizes his band.
1938/--/-- 9 - The House Committee on Un-American Activities investigates U.S. subversives.
1938/--/-- 9 - The U.S. and Britain send aid to the Chinese in their war against Japan.
1938/--/-- 9 - Thornton Wilder wins the Pulitzer Prize for his play Our Town.
1938/--/-- 9 - Walt Disney's feature-length cartoon Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs is shown.
1938/05/02 9 *** Harlan, Mary Belle [Great Aunt] - Died shot and killed by Lucian Arnold. Big Meadow Church cem Barren Co. KY
1938/09/28 10 *** Ewing, Robert [Uncle] - Died Peolia Cemetery Clinton County KY
1938/10/-- 10 - World Series NL CHICAGO (0) AL NEW YORK (4)
1939/--/-- 10 - American author Nathanael West publishes The Day of the Locust.
1939/--/-- 10 - American novelist John Steinbeck publishes The Grapes of Wrath.
1939/--/-- 10 - An Anglo-Saxon burial ship is excavated at Sutton Hoo in England.
1939/--/-- 10 - Britain and France declare war on Germany but are unable to aid Poland.
1939/--/-- 10 - Child film actress Judy Garland stars in the musical The Wizard of Oz.
1939/--/-- 10 - Clark Gable and Vivien Leigh star in the film Gone With the Wind.
1939/--/-- 10 - English author Christopher Isherwood publishes Goodbye to Berlin.
1939/--/-- 10 - Foreign ministers Ribbentrop and Molotov sign the Nazi-Soviet Pact of nonaggression.
1939/--/-- 10 - General Franco's forces capture Madrid, ending the Spanish Civil War.
1939/--/-- 10 - Germany and Italy form the Pact of Steel military alliance.
1939/--/-- 10 - Germany invades Poland, beginning World War II.
1939/--/-- 10 - Igor Sikorsky develops America's first successful helicopter.
1939/--/-- 10 - Italian forces occupy Albania; King Zog is forced into exile.
1939/--/-- 10 - Physical chemist Linus Pauling publishes The Nature of the Chemical Bond.
1939/--/-- 10 - President Roosevelt (prompted by Einstein) orders a U.S. effort to build an atomic bomb.
1939/--/-- 10 - President Roosevelt declares U.S. neutrality in World War II.
1939/--/-- 10 - Robert Gordon Menzies succeeds Joseph Lyons as prime minister of Australia.
1939/--/-- 10 - Soviet troops invade Poland; Germany and the USSR partition the country.
1939/--/-- 10 - Swiss chemist Paul Muller discovers the chemical insecticide DDT.
1939/--/-- 10 - The He 176, the first jet airplane, takes to the air in Germany.
1939/--/-- 10 - The Russo-Finnish War begins with the Soviet invasion of Finland.
1939/--/-- 10 - The first nylon stockings are marketed.
1939/--/-- 10 - World War II begins
1939/06/19 10 *** Harlan, Billy Gayle [1st cousin] - Born to Harlan, Luther and Lawson, Ruby Ermon (Harlan)
1939/10/-- 11 - World Series NL CINCINNATI (0) AL NEW YORK (4)
1939/10/20 11 *** Booher, Robert Morris [1st cousin] - Born to Booher, Wellington Virgil and Ewing, Mary (Booher) Covington, Kenton, KY
1939/12/05 11 *** Bowman, Martha (Harlan) [Great Grandmother] - Died Barren County Kentucky Big Meadow Church cem Barren co. KY
1940/--/-- 11 - American novelist Carson McCullers publishes The Heart is a Lonely Hunter.
1940/--/-- 11 - Bing Crosby, Bob Hope and Dorothy Lamour star in the film Road to Singapore.
1940/--/-- 11 - British air victory in the Battle of Britain prevents the German invasion of England.
1940/--/-- 11 - Cary Grant and Katharine Hepburn star in the film The Philadelphia Story.
1940/--/-- 11 - Ernest Hemingway publishes For Whom the Bell Tolls.
1940/--/-- 11 - Exiled revolutionary Leon Trotsky is assassinated in Mexico on Stalin's orders.
1940/--/-- 11 - General Charles de Gaulle rallies Free French resistance in London.
1940/--/-- 11 - German forces reach Paris; Vichy France under Marshal Petain signs an armistice.
1940/--/-- 11 - Germany invades Denmark and Norway; Allied forces aid Norway but are defeated.
1940/--/-- 11 - Italian forces invade Egypt but are repulsed; the British invade Libya.
1940/--/-- 11 - Italy declares war on the Allies and invades southern France.
1940/--/-- 11 - Japan joins the Axis alliance and occupies northern French Indochina (Vietnam).
1940/--/-- 11 - King Carol II of Romania abdicates; Romania and Hungary join the Axis forces.
1940/--/-- 11 - Prehistoric cave paintings are discovered at Lascaux in France.
1940/--/-- 11 - Radar wins Battle of Britian
1940/--/-- 11 - Raymond Chandler publishes the detective novel Farewell, My Lovely.
1940/--/-- 11 - The British expeditionary force is evacuated from Dunkerque in France.
1940/--/-- 11 - The German army begins a blitzkrieg attack on Holland, Belgium, and France.
1940/--/-- 11 - The Soviet Union annexes the Baltic States of Lithuania, Estonia and Latvia.
1940/--/-- 11 - The Tacoma Narrows bridge collapses because of oscillations caused by the wind.
1940/--/-- 11 - Winston Churchill becomes British prime minister after Chamberlain resigns.
1940/05/23 11 *** Harlan, Ernestine (Von Holle) [1st cousin] - Born to Harlan, Luther and Lawson, Ruby Ermon (Harlan)
1940/10/-- 12 - World Series NL CINCINNATI (4) AL DETROIT (3)
1941/--/-- 12 - A British task force sinks the German pocket battleship Bismarck.
1941/--/-- 12 - Baseball player Joe DiMaggio sets a new record for hitting in 56 consecutive games.
1941/--/-- 12 - Benchley Park computers sabotage German Enigma
1941/--/-- 12 - Churchill and Roosevelt's Atlantic Charter meeting establishes war and peace aims.
1941/--/-- 12 - German U-boats inflict heavy losses on British shipping in the Battle of the Atlantic.
1941/--/-- 12 - German paratroopers land on Crete and capture the island from the British.
1941/--/-- 12 - German playwright Bertholt Brecht writes Mother Courage and Her Children.
1941/--/-- 12 - Germany invades Yugoslavia and Greece; British forces are evacuated to Crete.
1941/--/-- 12 - Germany invades the Soviet Union.
1941/--/-- 12 - Gutzon Borglum completes the sculptured heads of four presidents at Mount Rushmore.
1941/--/-- 12 - Ho Chi Minh organizes the Viet Minh to combat the Japanese in Indochina.
1941/--/-- 12 - Japanese forces capture Hong Kong and invade Malaya and the Philippines.
1941/--/-- 12 - Karsh's photographic portrait of Churchill becomes a symbol of British resistance.
1941/--/-- 12 - Nazi leader Rudolf Hess flies to England on a quixotic peace mission.
1941/--/-- 12 - Orson Welles directs the film Citizen Kane.
1941/--/-- 12 - President Roosevelt talks of Four Freedoms in his State of the Union speech.
1941/--/-- 12 - Swedish film actress Greta Garbo retires.
1941/--/-- 12 - The German Africa Corps under Erwin Rommel begins an offensive in North Africa.
1941/--/-- 12 - The German Blitz, the nighttime bombing of London, is at its height.
1941/--/-- 12 - The German advance on Moscow is halted by the winter weather.
1941/--/-- 12 - The Japanese bomb Pearl Harbor; America enters World War II.
1941/--/-- 12 - The Japanese occupy Indochina and move into Cambodia (Kampuchea) and Thailand.
1941/--/-- 12 - The Lend-Lease Act allows the transfer of U.S. war materials to Britain and China.
1941/--/-- 12 - The U.S. freezes Japanese assets in retaliation for Japan's territorial aggression.
1941/--/-- 12 - U.S. troops occupy Iceland to forestall its occupation by Germany.
1941/10/-- 13 - World Series NL BROOKLYN (1) AL NEW YORK (4)
1942/--/-- 13 *** Bagby, Annie [Great Aunt] - Died Hiseville cemetery, Barren County KY
1942/--/-- 13 - A Russian counterattack isolates the Sixth Army at Stalingrad; Hitler orders no retreat.
1942/--/-- 13 - A U.S. fleet defeats the Japanese at the Battle of Midway.
1942/--/-- 13 - Actor James Cagney wins an Academy Award for the film Yankee Doodle Dandie.
1942/--/-- 13 - American B-25 bombers make the Doolittle Raid on Tokyo.
1942/--/-- 13 - American and Filipino forces retreat to the Bataan Peninsula in the Philippines.
1942/--/-- 13 - American crooner Bing Crosby records the hit song White Christmas.
1942/--/-- 13 - American forces in the Philippines surrender; the Bataan death march begins.
1942/--/-- 13 - American humorist James Thurber publishes The Secret Life of Walter Mitty.
1942/--/-- 13 - French writer Albert Camus publishes The Stranger.
1942/--/-- 13 - Gandhi is arrested after the Quit India movement demands a British withdrawal.
1942/--/-- 13 - General MacArthur is ordered to the leave the Philippines; he vows I shall return.
1942/--/-- 13 - German forces occupy Vichy France; the French fleet is scuttled in Toulon harbor.
1942/--/-- 13 - Hitler proposes the Final Solution of the Jewish Question; the Holocaust begins.
1942/--/-- 13 - Humphrey Bogart and Ingrid Bergman star in the classic film Casablanca.
1942/--/-- 13 - Italian filmmaker Luchino Visconti directs his first film Ossessione.
1942/--/-- 13 - Manhattan Project scientists under Fermi produce the first controlled chain reaction.
1942/--/-- 13 - Rommel's Africa Corps capture Tobruk and drive the British back to Egypt.
1942/--/-- 13 - The British Eighth Army under Montgomery begins a new drive into Libya.
1942/--/-- 13 - The German advance in the Caucasus is halted at Stalingrad (now Volgograd).
1942/--/-- 13 - The German advance on Egypt is halted at the Battle of El-Alamein.
1942/--/-- 13 - The Japanese conquer Malaya, Singapore, Indonesia and Burma.
1942/--/-- 13 - The RAF makes the first 1,000 bomber raid on the German city of Cologne.
1942/--/-- 13 - The Soviet southern offensive is halted; the Germans advance on the Caucasus.
1942/--/-- 13 - The U.S. government transfers 110,000 Japanese Americans to internment camps.
1942/--/-- 13 - U.S. Marines invade Guadalcanal, beginning the campaign of re-conquest.
1942/--/-- 13 - U.S. forces under General Eisenhower invade Morocco and Algeria.
1942/--/-- 13 - V-2 (Vengeance Weapon 2) rockets are tested at Peenemunde in Germany.
1942/02/07 13 *** Booher, Velma Ruth [1st cousin] - Born to Booher, Wellington Virgil and Ewing, Mary (Booher) Covington, Kenton, KY
1942/02/22 13 *** Harlan, Mary Ermon (Flowers) [Sister] - Born to Harlan, Arthur and Ewing, Annie (Harlan)
1942/05/28 13 *** Ewing, Margaret Mariba [Great Aunt] - Died Albany, Clinton County, Kentucky\ Albany, Clinton County, Kentucky\ Peolia Church Cemetery, Kentucky
1942/10/-- 14 - World Series NL ST. LOUIS (4) AL NEW YORK (1)
1943/--/-- 14 - American aircraft join the RAF in round the clock bombing of Germany.
1943/--/-- 14 - American author Carson McCullers publishes The Ballad of the Sad Cafe.
1943/--/-- 14 - American writer Ayn Rand publishes The Fountainhead.
1943/--/-- 14 - Churchill and Roosevelt meet at Casablanca to plan their war strategy.
1943/--/-- 14 - Churchill, Roosevelt and Stalin meet at the Tehran Conference.
1943/--/-- 14 - French existentialist writer Jean Paul Sartre publishes Being and Nothingness.
1943/--/-- 14 - French writer and feminist Simone de Beauvoir publishes She Came to Stay.
1943/--/-- 14 - German paratroopers rescue Mussolini.
1943/--/-- 14 - Marine explorer Jacques-Yves Cousteau invents the Aqualung (scuba).
1943/--/-- 14 - Marshal Badoglio signs an armistice with the Allies; Italy declares war on Germany.
1943/--/-- 14 - Mussolini is deposed; Marshal Badoglio assumes power in Italy.
1943/--/-- 14 - Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein's musical Oklahoma! is produced.
1943/--/-- 14 - Robert Oppenheimer establishes the Los Alamos laboratory to build the atomic bomb.
1943/--/-- 14 - Singer Paul Robeson stars in the title role of the Broadway production of Othello.
1943/--/-- 14 - The Allied armies invade Sicily.
1943/--/-- 14 - The Allies invade the southern tip of Italy.
1943/--/-- 14 - The British and American armies link up in Africa; 250,000 Axis prisoners are taken.
1943/--/-- 14 - The German Sixth Army surrenders at Stalingrad; 100,000 are taken prisoner.
1943/--/-- 14 - The Germans suppress a revolt by Polish Jews; the Warsaw ghetto is destroyed.
1943/--/-- 14 - The Russian offensive reaches the Dnepr River; Kiev and Smolensk are recaptured.
1943/--/-- 14 - The Russians defeat the Germans at Kursk in the largest tank battle in history.
1943/04/16 14 *** Booher, James Wendell [1st cousin] - Born to Booher, Wellington Virgil and Ewing, Mary (Booher) Covington, Kenton, KY
1943/10/-- 15 - World Series NL ST. LOUIS (1) AL NEW YORK (4)
1944/--/-- 15 - A British airborne landing at Arnhem in the Netherlands is repulsed by the Germans.
1944/--/-- 15 - Aaron Copland composes the ballet Appalachian Spring.
1944/--/-- 15 - Allied D-Day invasion forces land at Normandy in northern France.
1944/--/-- 15 - Allied forces break out from the Normandy enclave and liberate Paris.
1944/--/-- 15 - Allied forces in Italy land behind the German Gustav Line at Anzio.
1944/--/-- 15 - American aircraft from the Marianas begin the strategic bombing of Japan.
1944/--/-- 15 - American forces under General Mark Clark occupy Rome.
1944/--/-- 15 - An Allied invasion force lands in southern France.
1944/--/-- 15 - British forces begin the reconquest of Burma from the Japanese.
1944/--/-- 15 - British forces occupy Athens and intervene in a communist inspired civil war.
1944/--/-- 15 - Child film actors Mickey Rooney and Elizabeth Taylor star in National Velvet.
1944/--/-- 15 - Communist resistance fighters under Josip Broz-Tito liberate Yugoslavia.
1944/--/-- 15 - English writer Somerset Maugham publishes The Razor's Edge.
1944/--/-- 15 - Evangelist Aimee Semple McPherson dies from an accidental drug overdose.
1944/--/-- 15 - French novelist Colette writes Gigi.
1944/--/-- 15 - German officers attempt to assassinate Hitler.
1944/--/-- 15 - Normandy landings
1944/--/-- 15 - Oswald Avery determines that DNA is the hereditary material of the cell.
1944/--/-- 15 - Polish resistance fighters are defeated by the Germans in the Warsaw Uprising.
1944/--/-- 15 - Romania and Bulgaria sign an armistice with the Allies and declare war on Germany.
1944/--/-- 15 - Roosevelt is reelected for an unprecedented fourth term; Truman becomes vice-president.
1944/--/-- 15 - Soviet forces cross the Romanian border and reconquer the Crimea.
1944/--/-- 15 - Soviet forces reach the suburbs of Warsaw in Poland.
1944/--/-- 15 - Tennessee Williams' play The Glass Menagerie is produced.
1944/--/-- 15 - The G.I. Bill of Rights is established to provide assistance to war veterans.
1944/--/-- 15 - The German army launches the Battle of the Bulge, its last counteroffensive.
1944/--/-- 15 - The Soviet's relieve the city of Leningrad after a German siege lasting 890 days.
1944/--/-- 15 - The U.S. First Army occupies Aachen -- the first German city to fall to the Allies.
1944/--/-- 15 - The World Bank is established to assist European postwar recovery.
1944/--/-- 15 - U.S. Marines invade Guam and Saipan in the Marianas.
1944/--/-- 15 - U.S. forces under Admiral Nimitz defeat a Japanese fleet in the Battle of the Philippine Sea.
1944/--/-- 15 - V-1 (and later the V-2) weapons of vengeance are launched against London.
1944/10/-- 16 - World Series NL ST. LOUIS (4) AL ST. LOUIS (2)
1945/--/-- 16 - Advancing Allied armies discover Nazi extermination camps.
1945/--/-- 16 - Allied forces cross the Rhine and begin the final assault on Germany.
1945/--/-- 16 - British actor Laurence Olivier wins critical acclaim for his portrayal of Richard III.
1945/--/-- 16 - British author George Orwell publishes the satirical fable Animal Farm.
1945/--/-- 16 - Charlie "Bird" Parker and Dizzy Gillespie make the first bebop recordings.
1945/--/-- 16 - Churchill is defeated in the British elections by Labour leader Clement Attlee.
1945/--/-- 16 - Churchill, Roosevelt and Stalin meet at the Yalta Conference.
1945/--/-- 16 - Churchill, Truman and Stalin hold the last wartime conference at Potsdam.
1945/--/-- 16 - Egypt, Saudi Arabia, Syria, Lebanon, Iraq, Jordan and Yemen form the Arab League.
1945/--/-- 16 - French dramatist Jean Giraudoux writes the play The Madwoman of Chaillot.
1945/--/-- 16 - General MacArthur heads the U.S. occupation forces in Japan.
1945/--/-- 16 - German jet aircraft are unable to prevent mass Allied air attacks.
1945/--/-- 16 - German playwright Bertholt Brecht writes The Caucasian Chalk Circle.
1945/--/-- 16 - German rocket engineer Wernher Von Braun continues his research in the U.S.
1945/--/-- 16 - Germany and Austria are divided between the Allies into 4 zones of occupation.
1945/--/-- 16 - Harry S. Truman (Democrat) becomes president of the United States
1945/--/-- 16 - Hitler commits suicide in his Berlin bunker; Germany surrenders to the Allies.
1945/--/-- 16 - Ho Chi Minh proclaims the independence of the Democratic Republic of Vietnam.
1945/--/-- 16 - Indonesian nationalists led by Sukarno proclaim the nation independent.
1945/--/-- 16 - Japan signs an armistice with the Allies, ending World War II.
1945/--/-- 16 - Korea is divided between U.S. and Soviet occupation forces along the 38th parallel.
1945/--/-- 16 - Marshal Zhukov's Soviet troops launch the final attack on Berlin.
1945/--/-- 16 - Mussolini is killed by Italian partisans.
1945/--/-- 16 - Nationalists and Communist forces resume their civil war in China.
1945/--/-- 16 - Roberto Rosselini's neorealist "Open City"
1945/--/-- 16 - Romulo Betancourt becomes president of Venezuela for the first time.
1945/--/-- 16 - Roosevelt dies; Harry S. Truman is inaugurated as the 33rd U.S. president.
1945/--/-- 16 - Singer Frank Sinatra stars in the film musical Anchors Aweigh.
1945/--/-- 16 - Suicide attacks by Japanese kamikaze pilots are unable to stem the U.S. advances.
1945/--/-- 16 - The Soviet Union declares war on Japan.
1945/--/-- 16 - The U.S. drops atomic bombs on the Japanese cities of Hiroshima and Nagasaki.
1945/--/-- 16 - The United Nations is formed; Trygve Halvdan Lie becomes secretary-general (1946).
1945/--/-- 16 - The trial of Nazi war criminals begins at Nuremberg in Germany.
1945/--/-- 16 - Tito becomes head of the Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia.
1945/--/-- 16 - U.S. A-bombs Japan
1945/--/-- 16 - U.S. Marines invade the Japanese islands of Iwo Jima and Okinawa.
1945/--/-- 16 - U.S. forces under MacArthur liberate the Philippines.
1945/--/-- 16 - United Nations formed
1945/--/-- 16 - World War II ends
1945/09/25 17 *** Bagby, Roderick [Great Uncle] - Died
1945/10/-- 17 - World Series NL CHICAGO (3) AL DETROIT (4)
1946/--/-- 17 - American author Robert Penn Warren publishes All the King's Men.
1946/--/-- 17 - Communists abolish the monarchy in Bulgaria; Georgi Dimitrov becomes premier.
1946/--/-- 17 - Dr. Spock publishes The Commonsense Book of Baby and Child Care.
1946/--/-- 17 - ELAS communist forces begin a civil war in Greece.
1946/--/-- 17 - ENIAC, the first successful electronic digital computer, becomes operational.
1946/--/-- 17 - Elections in Italy abolish the monarchy in favor of a republic.
1946/--/-- 17 - General De Gaulle resigns as president of France; the Fourth Republic is formed.
1946/--/-- 17 - Greek author Nikos Kazantzakis publishes Zorba the Greek.
1946/--/-- 17 - Juan Peron is elected president of Argentina.
1946/--/-- 17 - MacArthur promotes Japanese democracy with the emperor as constitutional monarch.
1946/--/-- 17 - Saint Frances Xavier Cabrini becomes the first U.S. citizen to be canonized.
1946/--/-- 17 - Swiss-French architect Le Corbusier designs Unite d'Habitation in Marseilles.
1946/--/-- 17 - Terence Rattigan's play The Winslow Boy is produced.
1946/--/-- 17 - The Philippines are granted independence with Manuel Roxas y Acuna as president.
1946/--/-- 17 - The Viet Minh begin a guerrilla war against the French in Indochina (Vietnam).
1946/--/-- 17 - Winston Churchill describes the Iron Curtain created in Europe by the Soviets.
1946/05/19 17 *** Booher, John Paul [1st cousin] - Born to Booher, Wellington Virgil and Ewing, Mary (Booher) Milan, Ripley, Ind Born in Whitlatch Clinic, Milan, Indiana. Clinic was operated by Dr. Hunter
1946/06/23 17 *** Harlan, Louisa Jane (Bray) [Great Aunt] - Died Big Meadow Church cem. Barren Co. KY
1946/10/-- 18 - World Series NL ST. LOUIS (4) AL BOSTON (3)
1946/11/09 18 *** Harlan, Eva Pearl (Bristow) [Sister] - Born to Harlan, Arthur and Ewing, Annie (Harlan) Albany, Kentucky
1947/--/-- 18 - American pilot Kenneth Arnold makes the first alleged sighting of flying saucers.
1947/--/-- 18 - Artist Jackson Pollock produces Full Fathom Five using drip paint techniques.
1947/--/-- 18 - Artist Mark Rothko begins experimenting with Color-field painting.
1947/--/-- 18 - Baseball player Jackie Robinson becomes the first black to play in the major leagues.
1947/--/-- 18 - British & French Empires fracture into new 3rd world nations
1947/--/-- 18 - British India becomes Pakistan & India
1947/--/-- 18 - British atomic bomb scientist Klaus Fuchs is arrested for giving information to the USSR.
1947/--/-- 18 - Chuck Yeager breaks the sound barrier for the first time in an X-1 rocket plane.
1947/--/-- 18 - Conductor Sir Thomas Beecham forms the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra in London.
1947/--/-- 18 - Dennis Gabor invents holography, a means of producing a three-dimensional image.
1947/--/-- 18 - Edwin Land demonstrates the single-step Polaroid Land Camera.
1947/--/-- 18 - English composer Benjamin Britten writes the opera Peter Grimes.
1947/--/-- 18 - French fashion designer Christian Dior opens his own couture house.
1947/--/-- 18 - French literary figure Andre Gide wins the Nobel Prize for literature.
1947/--/-- 18 - Gheorghiu-Dej heads the Romanian Communist party; King Michael abdicates.
1947/--/-- 18 - India becomes independent and is divided into the nations of India and Pakistan.
1947/--/-- 18 - Jawaharlal Nehru becomes the first prime minister of India.
1947/--/-- 18 - Marshall Plan
1947/--/-- 18 - Norwegian explorer Thor Heyerdahl sails on the balsa raft Kon Tiki from Peru to Polynesia.
1947/--/-- 18 - Tennessee Williams' play A Streetcar Named Desire is produced.
1947/--/-- 18 - The Dead Sea Scrolls, a collection of ancient Hebrew documents, are discovered.
1947/--/-- 18 - The U.S. Marshall Plan for economic recovery in Europe is established.
1947/--/-- 18 - The United Nations elect to partition Palestine into Arab and Jewish states.
1947/--/-- 18 - The first India-Pakistan War begins when Pakistani tribesmen invade Kashmir.
1947/--/-- 18 - The story of a Jewish victim of the Nazis, The Diary of Anne Frank, is published.
1947/--/-- 18 - Trust Territory of the Pacific Islands, captured from Japan, administered by U.S.
1947/--/-- 18 - U.S. contains spread of communism
1947/02/28 18 *** Cross, Dorleen (McWhorter) [1st cousin] & McWhorter, Lloyd Cleveland - Married
1947/06/25 18 *** Booher, Mary Ann [1st cousin] - Born to Booher, Wellington Virgil and Ewing, Mary (Booher) Milan, Ripley, Ind
1947/10/-- 19 - World Series NL BROOKLYN (3) AL NEW YORK (4)
1947/12/12 19 *** Huddleston, Betty Alois (Harlan) [Wife] & Harlan, John Howard - Married Married in Rossville, GA
1948/--/-- 19 - Alec Guinness stars as Fagin in the film of Dicken's Oliver Twist.
1948/--/-- 19 - Alfred Kinsey publishes his report on Sexual Behavior in the Human Male.
1948/--/-- 19 - American opera singer Beverly Sills debuts in Bizet's Carmen.
1948/--/-- 19 - American writer Norman Mailer publishes the war novel The Naked and the Dead.
1948/--/-- 19 - Arab armies invade Israel in the first Arab-Israeli War.
1948/--/-- 19 - Bell Labs invent transistor
1948/--/-- 19 - Britain grants independence to Burma.
1948/--/-- 19 - Communism quashed in US
1948/--/-- 19 - Communist leader Kim Il Sung establishes the People's Republic of Korea (N. Korea).
1948/--/-- 19 - Dutch track star Fanny Blankers-Koen wins four gold medals in the Olympic Games.
1948/--/-- 19 - George Balanchine's Ballet Society is renamed the New York City Ballet.
1948/--/-- 19 - Indian leader Mahatma Gandhi is assassinated by a Hindu fanatic.
1948/--/-- 19 - Israel created
1948/--/-- 19 - Italian filmmaker Vittorio De Sica directs The Bicycle Thieves.
1948/--/-- 19 - NATO formed; Cold War begins
1948/--/-- 19 - Palestinian Jews proclaim the independent state of Israel.
1948/--/-- 19 - Stalin expels Yugoslavia from the Communist bloc.
1948/--/-- 19 - The Communist party assumes power in Hungary under Matyas Rakosi.
1948/--/-- 19 - The Malayan Communist party begins an insurrection against British rule.
1948/--/-- 19 - The Republic of Korea (S. Korea) is inaugurated, Syngman Rhee becomes president.
1948/--/-- 19 - The Soviets blockade West Berlin; Britain and the U.S. begin the Berlin Airlift.
1948/--/-- 19 - The U.S. Air Force begins the Project Blue Book study of the UFO phenomenon.
1948/--/-- 19 - The apartheid policy of racial segregation is made official in South Africa.
1948/--/-- 19 - The transistor is invented at Bell Laboratories in the U.S.
1948/01/15 19 *** Upchurch, Virginia Sue [1st cousin] - Born to Upchurch, Clarence Abraham and Harlan, Elsie (Upchurch)
1948/01/15 19 *** Upchurch, Virginia Sue [1st cousin] - Died Albany, Kentucky Peolia Cemetery
1948/10/-- 20 - World Series NL BOSTON (2) AL CLEVELAND (4)
1948/10/30 20 *** Harlan, Betty Josephine (Neal) [Daughter] - Born to Harlan, John Howard and Huddleston, Betty Alois (Harlan)
1949/--/-- 20 *** Armstrong, Wilma Jewell (Harlan) "Jay" & Harlan, Arthur David [Brother] - Married
1949/--/-- 20 - Abstract artist Robert Motherwell begins his series Elegy to the Spanish Republic.
1949/--/-- 20 - Abstract-Expressionism breaks out in NYC
1949/--/-- 20 - Architect Philip Johnson designs the Glass House in New Caanan, Conn.
1949/--/-- 20 - Arthur Miller's play Death of a Salesman is produced.
1949/--/-- 20 - British abstract sculptor Henry Moore completes the bronze Family Group.
1949/--/-- 20 - British author George Orwell publishes the futuristic novel Nineteen Eighty-Four.
1949/--/-- 20 - Civil war ends in Greece with the defeat of the Communist forces.
1949/--/-- 20 - Communists under Mao defeat the Nationalists and form the People's Republic of China.
1949/--/-- 20 - Konrad Adenauer becomes the first chancellor of West Germany.
1949/--/-- 20 - Kurchatov develops first Soviet A-bomb
1949/--/-- 20 - Miles Davis makes the first "cool" jazz records.
1949/--/-- 20 - Nationalist Chinese forces under Chiang Kai-shek flee to the island of Taiwan.
1949/--/-- 20 - Rogers and Hammerstein's Broadway musical South Pacific is produced.
1949/--/-- 20 - The Hashimite Kingdom of Transjordan is renamed as Jordan.
1949/--/-- 20 - The Netherlands grants independence to Indonesia (formerly the Dutch East Indies).
1949/--/-- 20 - The North Atlantic Treaty Organization is formed to deter Soviet aggression.
1949/--/-- 20 - The Republic of Germany (West Germany) is established by the Western powers.
1949/--/-- 20 - The Soviet Union detonates its first atomic bomb.
1949/--/-- 20 - The Soviets establish the German Democratic Republic (East Germany).
1949/--/-- 20 - The first India-Pakistan War ends with the partition of Kashmir.
1949/08/31 21 *** Booher, Phillip Eugene [1st cousin] - Born to Booher, Wellington Virgil and Ewing, Mary (Booher) Milan, Ripley, Ind
1949/09/03 21 *** Booher, Phillip Eugene [1st cousin] - Died Milan, Ripley, Ind Milan, Ripley, Ind South of Milan on E. side of highway
1949/10/-- 21 - World Series NL BROOKLYN (1) AL NEW YORK (4)
1950/--/-- 21 - Adnan Menderes replaces Ismet Inonu as prime minister of Turkey.
1950/--/-- 21 - Bette Davis stars in the film All About Eve.
1950/--/-- 21 - Cartoonist Charles Schulz creates the Peanuts comic strip.
1950/--/-- 21 - Chinese forces invade Tibet, which is officially annexed in 1951.
1950/--/-- 21 - Communist North Korean forces invade South Korea.
1950/--/-- 21 - George Burns and Gracie Allen star in The Burns and Allen Show television series.
1950/--/-- 21 - Isaac Asimov publishes the science-fiction classic I Robot.
1950/--/-- 21 - Japanese film director Akira Kurosawa achieves recognition with Rashomon.
1950/--/-- 21 - Korean "engagement"
1950/--/-- 21 - President Truman orders the development of the hydrogen bomb.
1950/--/-- 21 - Senator Joseph McCarthy begins his inquiry into un-American activities.
1950/--/-- 21 - The UN sanctions military aid for South Korea; MacArthur is appointed commander.
1950/--/-- 21 - U.S. official Alger Hiss is convicted of perjury for denying that he knew a Soviet agent.
1950/--/-- 21 - UN forces cross into North Korea but are repulsed by the Chinese army.
1950/--/-- 21 - UN forces land at Inchon and drive the North Koreans out of South Korea.
1950/01/19 21 *** Harlan, Wendell Howard [Son] - Born to Harlan, John Howard and Huddleston, Betty Alois (Harlan)
1950/10/-- 22 - World Series NL PHILADELPHIA (0) AL NEW YORK (4)
1950/12/08 22 *** McWhorter, Judy Lynn [1st cousin once removed] - Born to McWhorter, Lloyd Cleveland and Cross, Dorleen (McWhorter) Albany, Clinton, Kentucky
1951/--/-- 22 - A frontline is stabilized at the 38th parallel in Korea; peace negotiations begin at Kaesong.
1951/--/-- 22 - American novelist Kurt Vonnegut publishes Player Piano.
1951/--/-- 22 - American poet Marianne Moore publishes her Collected Poems.
1951/--/-- 22 - American writer J.D. Salinger publishes The Catcher in the Rye.
1951/--/-- 22 - American writer James Jones publishes the war novel From Here to Eternity.
1951/--/-- 22 - Artist Stuart Davis uses words to function as abstract shapes in his painting Visa.
1951/--/-- 22 - Australia, New Zealand, and the U.S. sign the mutual defense Anzus Treaty.
1951/--/-- 22 - Auto racer Juan Fangio wins the world driving championship for the first time.
1951/--/-- 22 - Boxer Sugar Ray Robinson defeats Jake La Motta for the middleweight title.
1951/--/-- 22 - British Conservatives win a general election with Winston Churchill as leader.
1951/--/-- 22 - British spies Burgess and Maclean escape to the Soviet Union.
1951/--/-- 22 - Comedian Lucille Ball stars in the television series I Love Lucy.
1951/--/-- 22 - Igor Stravinsky's opera The Rake's Progress is premiered.
1951/--/-- 22 - Julius and Ethel Rosenberg are sentenced to death for espionage against the U.S.
1951/--/-- 22 - King Abdullah of Jordan is assassinated by a Palestinian nationalist.
1951/--/-- 22 - Leopold III of Belgium is forced to abdicate because of his wartime conduct.
1951/--/-- 22 - President Truman dismisses MacArthur as commander in Korea.
1951/--/-- 22 - Prime minister Muhammad Mosaddeq nationalizes Iran's oil resources.
1951/--/-- 22 - Rodgers and Hammerstein's Broadway musical The King and I is produced.
1951/--/-- 22 - Teller tests H-bomb
1951/--/-- 22 - Ten million television receivers have been installed in U.S. homes.
1951/--/-- 22 - The 22nd Amendment restricts U.S. presidents to a maximum of two terms.
1951/--/-- 22 - The UN General Assembly brands Communist China an aggressor in the Korean War.
1951/--/-- 22 - The first successful videotape for recording television images is demonstrated.
1951/--/-- 22 - UNIVAC I, the first commercial computer, is accepted by the U.S. Bureau of the Census.
1951/01/14 22 *** Thrasher, Laura Diane [1st cousin once removed] - Born to Thrasher, Van and Ewing, Sarah Margaret Akron, Summit, Ohio
1951/10/-- 23 - World Series NL NEW YORK (2) AL NEW YORK (4)
1951/11/11 23 *** Harlan, James David [Nephew] - Born to Harlan, Arthur David and Armstrong, Wilma Jewell (Harlan) "Jay"
1951/12/19 23 *** Harlan, Roy Earl [Son] - Born to Harlan, John Howard and Huddleston, Betty Alois (Harlan)
1952/--/-- 23 - A bloodless coup returns Fulgencio Batista to power in Cuba.
1952/--/-- 23 - Agatha Christie's record-breaking play The Mouse Trap opens in London.
1952/--/-- 23 - American sculptor Isamu Noguchi designs two bridges for the Peace Park at Hiroshima.
1952/--/-- 23 - American writer E.B. White publishes the children's book Charlotte's Web.
1952/--/-- 23 - British architect Michael Ventris deciphers the ancient Greek Linear B script.
1952/--/-- 23 - Chuck Yaeger sets a new air speed record of 1,650 mph in the X-1A research plane.
1952/--/-- 23 - Communist POW riots in South Korea delay peace negotiations.
1952/--/-- 23 - Czech runner Emil Zatopek wins 3 gold medals in the Helsinki Olympic Games.
1952/--/-- 23 - Dancer Gene Kelly stars in the film Singin' in the Rain.
1952/--/-- 23 - Eva Peron, popularly known as Evita, dies in Argentina.
1952/--/-- 23 - Gary Cooper and Grace Kelly star in the Western film High Noon.
1952/--/-- 23 - Gordon Bunshaft designs the Lever House, an early International Style building.
1952/--/-- 23 - Hostilities continue in Korea with increased UN air strikes against the north.
1952/--/-- 23 - King Farouk of Egypt is overthrown in a revolution led by Gen. Muhammad Naguib.
1952/--/-- 23 - Kwame Nkrumah is elected prime minister of the Gold Coast (Ghana).
1952/--/-- 23 - Medical missionary Albert Schweitzer is awarded the Nobel Peace Prize.
1952/--/-- 23 - Opera singer Maria Callas debuts at London's Covent Garden.
1952/--/-- 23 - Queen Elizabeth II ascends to the British throne on the death of her father George VI.
1952/--/-- 23 - Samuel Beckett's play Waiting For Godot is produced in Paris.
1952/--/-- 23 - The British de Havilland Comet becomes the first jet airliner to enter service.
1952/--/-- 23 - The Commonwealth of Puerto Rico is formed with Luis Munoz Marin as governor.
1952/--/-- 23 - The Mau Mau uprising begins in Kenya; Jomo Kenyatta is imprisoned.
1952/--/-- 23 - The U.S. tests the first hydrogen bomb in the Pacific.
1952/--/-- 23 - The first automatic pinsetter is installed in a bowling alley in Brooklyn, N.Y.
1952/--/-- 23 - Turkey joins the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO).
1952/--/-- 23 - Vice-presidential candidate Richard Nixon makes his Checkers speech.
1952/02/-- 23 - Elizabeth II succeeds as Queen of Great Britain and Ireland.
1952/02/10 23 *** McWhorter, Rex Alan [1st cousin once removed] - Born to McWhorter, Lloyd Cleveland and Cross, Dorleen (McWhorter) Albany, Clinton, KY
1952/09/-- 24 *** Harlan, Eva Pearl (Bristow) [Sister] - Started grade school at Ewing one room school in Clinton County Kentucky
1952/10/-- 24 - World Series NL BROOKLYN (3) AL NEW YORK (4)
1953/--/-- 24 - A Redstone rocket (based on the German V-2) is tested at Cape Canaveral.
1953/--/-- 24 - American physicist Charles H. Townes invents the maser.
1953/--/-- 24 - American tennis player Maureen Connolly (Little Mo) wins the Grand Slam.
1953/--/-- 24 - American writer Saul Bellow publishes The Adventures of Augie March.
1953/--/-- 24 - An armistice ends the Korean War; the country remains divided into North and South.
1953/--/-- 24 - Arthur Miller writes The Crucible, a play about the Salem Witch Trials.
1953/--/-- 24 - Black writer James Baldwin publishes his first novel Go Tell It on the Mountain.
1953/--/-- 24 - Communist statesman Imre Nagy becomes premier of Hungary.
1953/--/-- 24 - Dag Hammarskjold succeeds Trygve Lie as secretary-general of the UN.
1953/--/-- 24 - Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican) becomes president of the United States
1953/--/-- 24 - Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay are the first to climb Mount Everest.
1953/--/-- 24 - Eisenhower is inaugurated as the 34th U.S. president; Nixon becomes vice-president.
1953/--/-- 24 - Fidel Castro leads an attack on an army barracks in Cuba; he is captured and imprisoned.
1953/--/-- 24 - Golfer Ben Hogan wins the U.S. Open, Masters, and British Open tournaments.
1953/--/-- 24 - Hugh Hefner publishes the first issue of Playboy magazine.
1953/--/-- 24 - Hussein I succeeds his father as king of Jordan.
1953/--/-- 24 - Israeli prime minister Ben-Gurion retires; he is succeeded by Moshe Sharett.
1953/--/-- 24 - Jacques Piccard's bathyscaphe the Trieste descends to a depth of 10,330 ft.
1953/--/-- 24 - James Watson and Francis Crick propose the double helix structure of DNA.
1953/--/-- 24 - John Foster Dulles is selected as the U.S. secretary of state.
1953/--/-- 24 - Laos, formerly a part of French Indochina, is granted independence.
1953/--/-- 24 - Lavrenti Beria, head of the Soviet security service, is arrested and executed.
1953/--/-- 24 - Marilyn Monroe stars in the film Gentlemen Prefer Blondes.
1953/--/-- 24 - Murray Gell-Mann proposes the strangeness property of some subatomic particles.
1953/--/-- 24 - Physicist Donald Glaser invents the bubble chamber to detect subnuclear particles.
1953/--/-- 24 - Soviet dictator Joseph Stalin dies; Georgy M. Malenkov becomes the new premier.
1953/--/-- 24 - The first heart-lung machine is developed by Dr. John Gibbon.
1953/--/-- 24 - The fossil remains of Piltdown man are proved a hoax 41 years after their discovery.
1953/--/-- 24 - Watson & Crick DNA=double helix
1953/05/10 24 *** Harlan, Ruth Ann (Meeks) [Sister] - Born to Harlan, Arthur and Ewing, Annie (Harlan) Albany, Kentucky
1953/06/-- 24 - Elizabeth II crowned Queen of Great Britain and Northern Ireland at Westminster
1953/10/-- 25 - World Series NL BROOKLYN (2) AL NEW YORK (4)
1954/--/-- 25 - A Supreme Court decision prohibits racial segregation in U.S. public schools.
1954/--/-- 25 - American novelist Evan Hunter publishes The Blackboard Jungle.
1954/--/-- 25 - British artist Francis Bacon begins his Portrait of Pope Innocent X series.
1954/--/-- 25 - British novelist William Golding publishes Lord of the Flies.
1954/--/-- 25 - Dylan Thomas' radio play Under Milk Wood is performed posthumously.
1954/--/-- 25 - English runner Roger Bannister is first to run the mile in under 4 minutes.
1954/--/-- 25 - French forces are defeated at the Battle of Dien Bien Phu in North Vietnam.
1954/--/-- 25 - Gamal Abdel Nasser ousts Gen. Muhammad Naguib as president of Egypt.
1954/--/-- 25 - Ian Fleming publishes the first James Bond thriller Casino Royale.
1954/--/-- 25 - Italian film-maker Federico Fellini directs La Strada.
1954/--/-- 25 - Kingsley Amis, one of England's angry young men, publishes Lucky Jim.
1954/--/-- 25 - Marlon Brando stars in Elia Kazan's film On the Waterfront.
1954/--/-- 25 - National Liberation Front (FLN) raids on French property spark the Algerian War.
1954/--/-- 25 - Senator McCarthy is discredited for failing to prove claims of communist penetration.
1954/--/-- 25 - Television thrives; radio switches to music
1954/--/-- 25 - The Geneva Conference establishes the partition of Vietnam into North and South.
1954/--/-- 25 - The U.S. and Canada begin construction of the St. Lawrence Seaway.
1954/--/-- 25 - The U.S. nuclear submarine the Nautilus is launched.
1954/--/-- 25 - U.S. "Nautilus" first nuclear submarine
1954/01/29 25 *** Harlan, John Thomas [Grandfather] - Died Albany, KY Peolia Cemetery
1954/06/04 25 *** Bagby, Luther [Great Uncle] - Died Hiseville cemetery, Hiseville, KY
1954/10/-- 26 - World Series NL NEW YORK (4) AL CLEVELAND (0)
1955/--/-- 26 *** Mace, Mark Richard [1st cousin once removed] - Born to Mace, Donald and Ewing, Mary Inez Akron, Summit, Ohio
1955/--/-- 26 - A military coup in Argentina deposes president Juan Peron.
1955/--/-- 26 - AFL and CIO merge
1955/--/-- 26 - American artist Jasper Johns begins his paintings of American flags and targets.
1955/--/-- 26 - American artist Larry Rivers paints Double Portrait of Birdie.
1955/--/-- 26 - American rock 'n' roll musician Bill Haley records Rock Around the Clock.
1955/--/-- 26 - Anthony Eden succeeds Winston Churchill as prime minister of Great Britain.
1955/--/-- 26 - Austria achieves independence; the four-power occupation is terminated.
1955/--/-- 26 - Blacks boycott buses in Montgomery
1955/--/-- 26 - British writer Graham Greene publishes The Quiet American.
1955/--/-- 26 - British writer and scholar J.R.R. Tolkien completes The Lord of the Rings.
1955/--/-- 26 - David Ben-Gurion returns as prime minister of Israel.
1955/--/-- 26 - Film star James Dean is killed in a car crash.
1955/--/-- 26 - Jonas Salk's vaccine against polio comes into widespread use.
1955/--/-- 26 - Marian Anderson becomes the first black to perform at the Metropolitan Opera House.
1955/--/-- 26 - Martin Luther King, Jr. leads a boycott against racial segregation on buses.
1955/--/-- 26 - Russian writer Vladimir Nabokov publishes the novel Lolita.
1955/--/-- 26 - Satyajit Ray directs Pather Panchali, the first film in a trilogy on Bengali family life.
1955/--/-- 26 - Supreme Court orders school desegregation
1955/--/-- 26 - The Federal Republic of Germany joins NATO.
1955/--/-- 26 - The Warsaw Pact establishes a military alliance of European Communist nations.
1955/--/-- 26 - Theologian Pierre Teilhard de Chardin publishes The Phenomenon of Man.
1955/03/28 26 *** Harlan, John Randall [Son] - Born to Harlan, John Howard and Huddleston, Betty Alois (Harlan)
1955/10/-- 27 - World Series NL BROOKLYN (4) AL NEW YORK (3)
1956/--/-- 27 - American beat poet Allen Ginsberg publishes Howl and Other Poems.
1956/--/-- 27 - American television news show The Huntley-Brinkley Report begins.
1956/--/-- 27 - American writer Grace Metalious publishes Peyton Place.
1956/--/-- 27 - Anglo-French forces invade Egypt but withdraw after protests from the U.S.
1956/--/-- 27 - Archbishop Makarios III is deported from Cyprus by the British.
1956/--/-- 27 - Brendan Behan's play The Quare Fellow opens in London.
1956/--/-- 27 - Britain, France and Israel agree on a secret joint action against Egypt.
1956/--/-- 27 - British artist Richard Hamilton produces the first pop art work.
1956/--/-- 27 - David Niven stars in the film Around the World in Eighty Days.
1956/--/-- 27 - Eugene O'Neill's play Long Day's Journey Into Night is produced.
1956/--/-- 27 - Fidel Castro and Che Guevara land in Cuba and begin a guerrilla war.
1956/--/-- 27 - Film actress Grace Kelly marries Prince Rainier III of Monaco.
1956/--/-- 27 - Heavyweight boxing champion Rocky Marciano retires without being defeated.
1956/--/-- 27 - Israeli forces under Moshe Dayan seize the Gaza Strip and the Sinai Peninsula.
1956/--/-- 27 - John Osborne's first play Look Back In Anger is produced in London.
1956/--/-- 27 - Lerner and Loewe's musical My Fair Lady opens in New York.
1956/--/-- 27 - President Anastasio Somoza Garcia is assassinated in Nicaragua.
1956/--/-- 27 - President Nasser nationalizes the Suez Canal before the British lease expires.
1956/--/-- 27 - President Ngo Dinh Diem refuses to hold elections in South Vietnam.
1956/--/-- 27 - Rock 'n roll singer Elvis Presley records his first hit Heartbreak Hotel.
1956/--/-- 27 - Soviet first secretary Nikita Khrushchev denounces the crimes of the Stalin era.
1956/--/-- 27 - Sudan gains independence from Anglo-Egyptian rule.
1956/--/-- 27 - The Hungarian Uprising is suppressed by Soviet troops.
1956/--/-- 27 - The Italian ocean liner Andrea Doria sinks off the U.S. coast after a collision in fog.
1956/--/-- 27 - Tunisia and Morocco are granted independence by France.
1956/06/28 27 *** Lee, Mabel Gay (Harlan) & Harlan, Baylos Eugene [Brother] - Married
1956/07/28 28 *** Arnold, John Leslie [1st cousin once removed] - Died Western State Hosp. Hopkinsville, IN Big Meadow Church Cemetery Kentucky
1956/09/18 28 *** Harlan, Barbara Sue [Daughter] - Born to Harlan, John Howard and Huddleston, Betty Alois (Harlan)
1956/10/-- 28 - World Series NL BROOKLYN (3) AL NEW YORK (4)
1957/--/-- 28 *** Thrasher, Gary [1st cousin once removed] - Born to Thrasher, Van and Ewing, Sarah Margaret Akron, Summit, Ohio
1957/--/-- 28 *** Thrasher, Larry [1st cousin once removed] - Born to Thrasher, Van and Ewing, Sarah Margaret Akron, Summit, Ohio
1957/--/-- 28 - Beat generation writer Jack Kerouac publishes On The Road.
1957/--/-- 28 - Black tennis player Althea Gibson wins the U.S. Open and Wimbledon championships.
1957/--/-- 28 - British philosopher A.J. Ayer publishes The Problem of Knowledge.
1957/--/-- 28 - British prime minister Anthony Eden resigns; is succeeded by Harold Macmillan.
1957/--/-- 28 - Dr. Seuss publishes the children's book The Cat in the Hat.
1957/--/-- 28 - Francois Duvalier (known as Papa Doc) is elected president of Haiti.
1957/--/-- 28 - Ghana gains independence; Kwame Nkrumah becomes the first prime minister.
1957/--/-- 28 - Jack Kerouac "On the Road"
1957/--/-- 28 - Jerome Robbins is director-choreographer of the musical West Side Story.
1957/--/-- 28 - John G. Diefenbaker succeeds Louis St. Laurent as prime minister of Canada.
1957/--/-- 28 - Lawrence Durrell publishes Justine, the first of The Alexandria Quartet novels.
1957/--/-- 28 - Scientists from 67 nations work together during the International Geophysical Year.
1957/--/-- 28 - Soviet leaders Malenkov and Molotov fail in an attempt to oust Khrushchev from power.
1957/--/-- 28 - Soviets launch "Sputnik", first artificial satellite
1957/--/-- 28 - Swedish filmmaker Ingmar Bergman directs The Seventh Seal.
1957/--/-- 28 - The Israeli army withdraws from Egypt; the Gaza Strip is policed by UN forces.
1957/--/-- 28 - The USSR launches Sputnik I, the first artificial satellite.
1957/--/-- 28 - The Viet Cong begin acts of rebellion in South Vietnam.
1957/--/-- 28 - Tunku Abdul Rahman becomes the first prime minister of independent Malaya (Malaysia).
1957/04/11 28 *** Griffin, Mary Alice Elizabeth (Groce) [Great Aunt] - Died Albany, Kentucky Peolia Cemetery
1957/06/15 28 *** Booher, Doris Evangeline [1st cousin] & Benson, Roy Lee - Married
1957/08/29 29 *** Harlan, Wilma Diane (Ginther) [Niece] - Born to Harlan, Arthur David and Armstrong, Wilma Jewell (Harlan) "Jay"
1957/10/-- 29 - World Series NL MILWAUKEE (4) AL NEW YORK (3)
1958/--/-- 29 - American economist J.K. Galbraith publishes The Affluent Society.
1958/--/-- 29 - American golfer Arnold Palmer wins the Masters tournament for the first time.
1958/--/-- 29 - American playwright Edward Albee writes The Zoo Story.
1958/--/-- 29 - American writer Truman Capote publishes the novella Breakfast At Tiffany's.
1958/--/-- 29 - Bertrand Russell founds the Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament (CND) in Britain.
1958/--/-- 29 - Civil war breaks out in Lebanon; it is ended when U.S. Marines land at Beirut.
1958/--/-- 29 - Egypt and Syria form the United Arab Republic.
1958/--/-- 29 - Gen. Muhammad Ayub Khan seizes control in Pakistan.
1958/--/-- 29 - Leonard Bernstein becomes the conductor of the New York Philharmonic orchestra.
1958/--/-- 29 - Nikita Khrushchev replaces Nikolai Bulganin as Soviet premier.
1958/--/-- 29 - Prime minister Hendrik Verwoerd extends South Africa's apartheid laws.
1958/--/-- 29 - Russian writer Boris Pasternak publishes the novel Doctor Zhivago.
1958/--/-- 29 - Soccer player Pele leads Brazil to victory in the World Cup.
1958/--/-- 29 - The Algerian crisis prompts the recall of Charles de Gaulle as president of France.
1958/--/-- 29 - The European Economic Community (EEC) is established.
1958/--/-- 29 - The French army and settlers in Algiers revolt over the Algerian War stalemate.
1958/--/-- 29 - The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) is founded.
1958/--/-- 29 - The U.S. launches the Explorer I and Vanguard I scientific satellites.
1958/--/-- 29 - The first intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) is launched in the U.S.
1958/--/-- 29 - The nuclear submarine Nautilus reaches the North Pole under the Polar ice cap.
1958/--/-- 29 - Wilson Greatbatch invents an artificial pacemaker to control heartbeats.
1958/04/02 29 *** Benson, Rebecca Ann [1st cousin once removed] - Born to Benson, Roy Lee and Booher, Doris Evangeline Akron, Summit, Ohio
1958/06/29 29 *** Bray, Hobart [1st cousin once removed] - Died Big Meadow Church Cem. Barren Co. KY
1958/10/-- 30 - World Series NL MILWAUKEE (3) AL NEW YORK (4)
1959/--/-- 30 - Alaska is inaugurated as the 49th state of the Union.
1959/--/-- 30 - American writer Leon Uris publishes Exodus, a novel on the founding of Israel.
1959/--/-- 30 - American writer William Burroughs publishes The Naked Lunch.
1959/--/-- 30 - Anthropologists Richard and Mary Leakey discover an Australopithecus skull in Africa.
1959/--/-- 30 - Artist Robert Rauschenberg creates the three-dimensional collage Monogram.
1959/--/-- 30 - Cyprus gains independence from Britain; Archbishop Makarios becomes president.
1959/--/-- 30 - Fidel Castro ousts Cuban leader Fulgencio Batista in a communist revolution.
1959/--/-- 30 - Film actor Charlton Heston wins the Academy Award for his role in Ben-Hur.
1959/--/-- 30 - French New Wave filmmaker Jean Luc Godard directs Breathless.
1959/--/-- 30 - French filmmaker Alain Resnais directs Hiroshima Mon Amour.
1959/--/-- 30 - French filmmaker Francois Truffaut directs The 400 Blows.
1959/--/-- 30 - German writer Gunter Grass publishes his first novel The Tin Drum.
1959/--/-- 30 - Hawaii is inaugurated as the 50th state of the Union.
1959/--/-- 30 - Jack Lemon, Tony Curtis and Marilyn Monroe star in the film Some Like it Hot.
1959/--/-- 30 - Jean-Luc Godard's New Wave "Breathless"
1959/--/-- 30 - Lee Kuan Yew becomes prime minister of Singapore.
1959/--/-- 30 - Lorraine Hansberry's A Raisin in the Sun is the first Broadway play by a black woman.
1959/--/-- 30 - NASA selects the first seven U.S. astronauts.
1959/--/-- 30 - Rock 'n roll star Buddy Holly is killed in a plane crash.
1959/--/-- 30 - Rod Serling hosts the Twilight Zone television series.
1959/--/-- 30 - Rogers and Hammerstein's Broadway musical The Sound of Music is produced.
1959/--/-- 30 - Sir Christopher Cockerell tests the first air-cushion vehicle.
1959/--/-- 30 - The Boeing 707 jet airliner enters service.
1959/--/-- 30 - The Dalai Lama flees to India after China crushes an uprising in Tibet.
1959/--/-- 30 - The Guggenheim Museum, designed by Frank Lloyd Wright, opens in New York City.
1959/--/-- 30 - The Soviet Union sends a series of Luna space probes to the Moon.
1959/--/-- 30 - The first flight is made by the X-15 rocket-powered research aircraft.
1959/02/13 30 *** Booher, Ralph Ewing [1st cousin] & Ledbetter, Bonnie Gail (Booher) - Married
1959/04/11 30 *** Harlan, Janice Lynn (Cooksey) [Niece] - Born to Harlan, Baylos Eugene and Lee, Mabel Gay (Harlan)
1959/06/13 30 *** Huber, Doris Mae (Harlan) & Harlan, Norman Ewing [Brother] - Married
1959/10/-- 31 - World Series NL LOS ANGELES (4) AL CHICAGO (2)
1960/--/-- 31 - 69 Africans are killed in the Sharpeville massacre in South Africa.
1960/--/-- 31 - A military coup takes place in Turkey; prime minister Adnan Menderes is executed (1961).
1960/--/-- 31 - A student uprising forces the resignation of Syngman Rhee, president of South Korea.
1960/--/-- 31 - American author John Updike publishes the novel Rabbit Run.
1960/--/-- 31 - American physicist Theodore H. Maiman demonstrates the first successful laser.
1960/--/-- 31 - American track star Wilma Rudolph wins 3 gold medals at the Rome Olympic Games.
1960/--/-- 31 - An earthquake kills 15,000 at Agadir in Morocco.
1960/--/-- 31 - Belgium grants independence to the Congo (Zaire); Patrice Lumumba becomes premier.
1960/--/-- 31 - Britain grants independence to Nigeria; Abubakar Balewa continues as prime minister.
1960/--/-- 31 - Civil Rights movement
1960/--/-- 31 - Congo (Zaire) premier Patrice Lumumba is ousted by Joseph Mobutu and murdered.
1960/--/-- 31 - Filmmaker Alfred Hitchcock directs the suspense thriller Psycho.
1960/--/-- 31 - Former Nazi official Adolf Eichmann is abducted to Israel.
1960/--/-- 31 - France grants independence to the Congo, Chad, Central African Republic, and Gabon.
1960/--/-- 31 - Harold Pinter's play The Caretaker is produced.
1960/--/-- 31 - Italian filmmaker Michelangelo Antonioni directs La Notte (The Night).
1960/--/-- 31 - Jacques Piccard and Don Walsh descend to 35,800 ft in the bathyscaphe Trieste.
1960/--/-- 31 - Maiman makes first laser
1960/--/-- 31 - NASA launches the first TIROS weather satellite.
1960/--/-- 31 - Religious broadcaster Pat Robertson founds the Christian Broadcasting Network.
1960/--/-- 31 - Sirimavo Bandaranaike becomes the world's first woman prime minister in Ceylon (Sri Lanka).
1960/--/-- 31 - South African civil rights leader Albert Luthuli wins the Nobel Peace Prize.
1960/--/-- 31 - The Congo crisis begins with the secession of Katanga province under Moise Tshombe.
1960/--/-- 31 - The Echo 1 experimental communications satellite is launched.
1960/--/-- 31 - The Motown record company is founded in Detroit by Berry Gordy.
1960/--/-- 31 - The South African government bans the African National Congress (ANC).
1960/--/-- 31 - The Soviets shoot down a U-2 spy plane; U.S. pilot Francis Gary Powers is captured.
1960/--/-- 31 - The first quasars, the most luminous known objects in the universe, are discovered.
1960/--/-- 31 - The first submerged firing is made of a Polaris submarine-launched missile.
1960/--/-- 31 - The planned city of Brasilia becomes the new capital of Brazil.
1960/--/-- 31 - The presidential debates of John F. Kennedy and Richard Nixon are televised.
1960/--/-- 31 - Viet Cong groups unite into the National Liberation Front of South Vietnam (NLFSV).
1960/--/-- 31 - Walter Ulbricht becomes head of East Germany.
1960/02/26 31 *** Booher, Debbie Kay (Tann) [1st cousin once removed] - Born to Booher, Ralph Ewing and Ledbetter, Bonnie Gail (Booher) Muncie, Delaware, Indiana
1960/04/14 31 *** Harlan, Norman Dale [Nephew] - Born to Harlan, Norman Ewing and Huber, Doris Mae (Harlan)
1960/08/-- 32 *** Harlan, Eva Pearl (Bristow) [Sister] - Started high school at Clinton County High
1960/10/-- 32 - World Series NL PITTSBURGH (4) AL NEW YORK (3)
1961/--/-- 32 - Agostinho Neto and Holden Roberto lead insurrections in Portuguese Angola.
1961/--/-- 32 - American writer Joseph Heller publishes the anti-war novel Catch-22.
1961/--/-- 32 - American-aided Cuban exiles attempt the unsuccessful Bay of Pigs invasion.
1961/--/-- 32 - Astronaut Alan Shepard makes the first U.S. suborbital space flight.
1961/--/-- 32 - Britain grants independence to Tanganyika (Tanzania) with Julius Nyerere as prime minister.
1961/--/-- 32 - British novelist Iris Murdoch publishes A Severed Head.
1961/--/-- 32 - English writer Muriel Spark publishes The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie.
1961/--/-- 32 - French filmmaker Francois Truffaut directs Jeanne Moreau in Jules and Jim.
1961/--/-- 32 - India annexes the Portugese territories of Goa, Daman, and Diu.
1961/--/-- 32 - Italian filmmaker Vittorio De Sica directs Sophia Loren in Alberto Moravia's Two Women.
1961/--/-- 32 - Italian opera singer Luciano Pavarotti debuts in Puccini's La Boheme.
1961/--/-- 32 - John F. Kennedy (Democrat) becomes president of the United States
1961/--/-- 32 - Kennedy is inaugurated as the 35th U.S. president; Johnson becomes vice-president.
1961/--/-- 32 - Kennedy launches "Apollo" project; man lands on the moon
1961/--/-- 32 - Peace Corps
1961/--/-- 32 - President Kennedy begins to increase the U.S. military presence in Vietnam.
1961/--/-- 32 - President Kennedy establishes the Peace Corps.
1961/--/-- 32 - President Kennedy sets a goal for landing a man on the Moon within the decade.
1961/--/-- 32 - President Rafael Trujillo is assassinated in the Dominican Republic.
1961/--/-- 32 - Roger Maris breaks Babe Ruth's home-run baseball record with a season total of 61.
1961/--/-- 32 - Science fiction writer Robert Heinlein publishes Stranger in a Strange Land.
1961/--/-- 32 - Soviet ballet dancer Rudolf Nureyev defects to the West.
1961/--/-- 32 - Soviet cosmonaut Yuri Gagarin orbits the earth.
1961/--/-- 32 - Swedish filmmaker Ingmar Bergman directs Max Von Sydow in Through a Glass Darkly.
1961/--/-- 32 - The Berlin Wall is constructed, separating East and West Berlin.
1961/--/-- 32 - The Kurds begin a guerrilla war against Iraq to gain independence for Kurdistan.
1961/--/-- 32 - The Kurds begin a guerrilla war against Iraq to gain independence for Kurdistan.
1961/--/-- 32 - The drug thalidomide is found to cause malformations in new born babies.
1961/--/-- 32 - UN secretary-general Dag Hammarskjold is killed in a plane crash in the Congo (Zaire).
1961/--/-- 32 - V.S. Naipaul writes about West Indian life in A House for Mr. Biswas.
1961/08/16 33 *** Booher, Phyllis Kathleen [1st cousin once removed] - Born to Booher, Ralph Ewing and Ledbetter, Bonnie Gail (Booher) Muncie (Delaware) IN, Ball Hospital
1961/10/-- 33 - World Series NL CINCINNATI (1) AL NEW YORK (4)
1962/--/-- 33 - Actor Laurence Olivier becomes the first director of the National Theatre in London.
1962/--/-- 33 - Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn publishes One Day In the Life of Ivan Denisovich.
1962/--/-- 33 - Algeria gains independence from France; Ahmed ben Bella becomes prime minister.
1962/--/-- 33 - American artist Jim Dine paints the pop art subject Black Saw.
1962/--/-- 33 - American film actress Marilyn Monroe dies from a drug overdose.
1962/--/-- 33 - American historian Barbara Tuchman publishes The Guns of August.
1962/--/-- 33 - American writer Katherine Anne Porter publishes the novel Ship of Fools.
1962/--/-- 33 - American writer Ken Kesey publishes One Flew over the Cuckoo's Nest.
1962/--/-- 33 - Astronaut John Glenn becomes the first American to orbit the Earth.
1962/--/-- 33 - Basketball player Wilt Chamberlain scores a record 100 points in one game.
1962/--/-- 33 - Britain grants independence to Trinidad and Tobago with Eric Williams as chief minister.
1962/--/-- 33 - Britain grants independence to Uganda; Milton Obote becomes prime minister.
1962/--/-- 33 - British filmmaker David Lean directs Lawrence of Arabia.
1962/--/-- 33 - British writer Anthony Burgess publishes the futuristic novel A Clockwork Orange.
1962/--/-- 33 - Burmese diplomat U Thant becomes the first Asian secretary general of the UN.
1962/--/-- 33 - Cuban missile crisis
1962/--/-- 33 - Edward Albee's play Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf is produced on Broadway.
1962/--/-- 33 - Fashion designer Yves Saint Laurent opens his Parisian fashion house.
1962/--/-- 33 - Folk-rock singer and composer Bob Dylan writes Blowin' in the Wind.
1962/--/-- 33 - Georges Pompidou becomes premier of France's Fifth Republic.
1962/--/-- 33 - Polish filmmaker Roman Polanski directs his first film Knife in the Water.
1962/--/-- 33 - Pop Art
1962/--/-- 33 - Pop artist Andy Warhol begins making silk screen prints of mass-media images.
1962/--/-- 33 - Rachel Carson criticizes indiscriminate use of pesticides in her book Silent Spring.
1962/--/-- 33 - Richard Burton and Elizabeth Taylor star in Cleopatra, the most expensive film to date.
1962/--/-- 33 - Science fiction writer J.G. Ballard publishes The Drowned World.
1962/--/-- 33 - Sonny Liston defeats Floyd Patterson to become heavyweight boxing champion.
1962/--/-- 33 - Television journalist Walter Cronkite is made anchorman of CBS Evening News.
1962/--/-- 33 - The British pop group The Beatles make their first recordings.
1962/--/-- 33 - The Cuban Missile Crisis begins; Soviet missiles are withdrawn from Cuba.
1962/--/-- 33 - The Mariner 2 spacecraft passes within 21,598 miles of Venus.
1962/--/-- 33 - The U.S. Supreme Court rules that school prayers are a violation of the 1st Amendment.
1962/--/-- 33 - The U.S. launches Telstar, the first commercial communications satellite.
1962/--/-- 33 - The University of Mississippi is forced to admit black student James Meredith.
1962/04/09 33 *** Benson, Randall Lee [1st cousin once removed] - Born to Benson, Roy Lee and Booher, Doris Evangeline Findlay, Hancock, Ohio
1962/10/-- 34 - World Series NL SAN FRANCISCO (3) AL NEW YORK (4)
1962/12/09 34 *** Booher, James Wendell [1st cousin] & Mallory, Sandra Jane - Married
1962/12/29 34 *** Harlan, Teresa Mae (Wooding) [Niece] - Born to Harlan, Norman Ewing and Huber, Doris Mae (Harlan)
1963/--/-- 34 - A UN peace keeping force ends the secession attempt of Katanga province (Shaba).
1963/--/-- 34 - A limited Nuclear Test Ban Treaty is signed by Britain, the U.S., and the USSR.
1963/--/-- 34 - American pop vocal group the Beach Boys release the record Surfin' U.S.A.
1963/--/-- 34 - American writer Mary McCarthy publishes The Group.
1963/--/-- 34 - Arecibo Observatory begins observations with a 1,000-ft wide radio telescope.
1963/--/-- 34 - Black nationalist Joshua Nkomo is imprisoned in Rhodesia (now Zimbabwe).
1963/--/-- 34 - Britain's entry to the European Economic Community is blocked by France.
1963/--/-- 34 - British filmmaker Joseph Losey directs The Servant.
1963/--/-- 34 - British spy Harold (Kim) Philby defects to the USSR.
1963/--/-- 34 - Czech dissident playwright Vaclav Havel writes The Garden Party.
1963/--/-- 34 - English writer John Le Carre publishes The Spy Who Came in from the Cold.
1963/--/-- 34 - Filmmaker Stanley Kubrick directs the anti-war film Dr. Strangelove.
1963/--/-- 34 - Football running back Jim Brown sets a record for rushes of 1,863 yards.
1963/--/-- 34 - Jack Nicklaus becomes the youngest golfer to win the Masters Tournament.
1963/--/-- 34 - John F. Kennedy assassin Lee Harvey Oswald is shot and killed by Jack Ruby.
1963/--/-- 34 - Kennedy assassinated
1963/--/-- 34 - Kenya gains independence from Britain; Jomo Kenyatta becomes prime minister.
1963/--/-- 34 - Levi Eshkol succeeds David Ben-Gurion as prime minister of Israel.
1963/--/-- 34 - Ludwig Erhard succeeds Konrad Adenauer as chancellor of West Germany.
1963/--/-- 34 - Lyndon B. Johnson (Democrat) becomes president of the United States
1963/--/-- 34 - Lyndon B. Johnson is inaugurated as the 36th President of the U.S.
1963/--/-- 34 - Malaya, Singapore, Sarawak and Sabah form the Federation of Malaysia.
1963/--/-- 34 - Martin Luther King, Jr. makes his "I Have a Dream" speech in Washington, D.C.
1963/--/-- 34 - Peter Sellers stars as Inspector Clouseau in the film The Pink Panther.
1963/--/-- 34 - Pop artist Claes Oldenburg creates the kapok-filled sculpture Soft Typewriter.
1963/--/-- 34 - Pop artist Roy Lichtenstein completes the comic strip painting Whaam.
1963/--/-- 34 - President Kennedy is assassinated in Dallas, Texas.
1963/--/-- 34 - President Ngo Dinh Diem of South Vietnam is assassinated.
1963/--/-- 34 - Race-car driver Jim Clark wins seven Grand Prix events and the world title.
1963/--/-- 34 - Sir Alec Douglas-Home succeeds Harold Macmillan as British prime minister.
1963/--/-- 34 - Soviet cosmonaut Valentina Tereshkova becomes the first woman in space.
1963/--/-- 34 - Sylvia Plath's novel The Bell Jar is published in the year of her death.
1963/--/-- 34 - The American X-15 research aircraft establishes an altitude record of 67 miles.
1963/--/-- 34 - The Organization of African Unity (OAU) is established in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.
1963/--/-- 34 - The Profumo sex scandal undermines the Conservative government in Britain.
1963/--/-- 34 - The Rolling Stones rock band is formed in Britain.
1963/--/-- 34 - The first James Bond film Dr. No is produced.
1963/06/14 34 *** Griffin, Leo R [Great Uncle] - Died Peolia Cem. Clinton County Kentucky
1963/07/24 35 *** Booher, Kimathy Jane [1st cousin once removed] - Born to Booher, James Wendell and Mallory, Sandra Jane Montgomery, Montgomery, Alabama
1963/10/-- 35 - World Series NL LOS ANGELES (4) AL NEW YORK (0)
1963/10/01 35 *** Griffin, Joseph William [Great Uncle] - Died Clinton County Kentucky Albany cem. - Albany - Clinton County KY
1963/12/15 35 *** Griffin, John Issac [Great Uncle] - Died
1964/--/-- 35 - ANC leader Nelson Mandela is sentenced to life imprisonment in South Africa.
1964/--/-- 35 - An earthquake in Alaska causes extensive damage and 114 fatalities.
1964/--/-- 35 - Architect Eero Saarinen's St. Louis Arch memorial is completed.
1964/--/-- 35 - Arno Penzias and Robert Wilson discover the existence of background radiation.
1964/--/-- 35 - Beatlemania develops during the first U.S. tour of the Beatles pop group.
1964/--/-- 35 - Black female group the Supremes record the hit song Where Did Our Love Go.
1964/--/-- 35 - Britain grants independence to Malawi; H. Kamuzu Banda becomes prime minister.
1964/--/-- 35 - Britain grants independence to Zambia; Kenneth D. Kaunda becomes president.
1964/--/-- 35 - Britain grants independence to Zanzibar.
1964/--/-- 35 - Clint Eastwood stars in Sergio Leone's "spaghetti western" A Fistful of Dollars.
1964/--/-- 35 - Comedian Lenny Bruce is convicted for giving an obscene performance.
1964/--/-- 35 - Craig Breedlove sets a land speed record of 600 mph in a jet-powered vehicle.
1964/--/-- 35 - FRELIMO begins a war of independence against the Portuguese in Mozambique.
1964/--/-- 35 - Faisal succeeds his brother Saud as king of Saudi Arabia.
1964/--/-- 35 - Fighting breaks out on Cyprus between Greek and Turkish Cypriots.
1964/--/-- 35 - General Westmoreland is appointed to command the U.S. forces in South Vietnam.
1964/--/-- 35 - Gulf of Tonkin Incident
1964/--/-- 35 - Gustavo Diaz Ordaz becomes president of Mexico.
1964/--/-- 35 - Ian Smith becomes prime minister of Rhodesia (now Zimbabwe).
1964/--/-- 35 - Illustrator Maurice Sendak wins a Caldecott Medal for Where the Wild Things Are.
1964/--/-- 35 - Indian prime minister Jawaharlal Nehru dies; he is succeeded by Lal Bahadur Shastri.
1964/--/-- 35 - Johnson is reeelected as U.S. president; Humphrey becomes vice-president (1965).
1964/--/-- 35 - Julie Andrews and Dick Van Dyke star in the film Mary Poppins.
1964/--/-- 35 - Muhammad Ali defeats Sonny Liston for the heavyweight boxing championship.
1964/--/-- 35 - North Vietnam allegedly attacks U.S. vessels in the Gulf of Tonkin.
1964/--/-- 35 - Peter Weiss' play Marat/ Sade is produced by British director Peter Brook.
1964/--/-- 35 - Physicists Murray Gell-Mann and George Zweig propose the quark theory.
1964/--/-- 35 - Soviet leader NikitaKhrushchev is forced from office; Aleksei Kosygin becomes premier.
1964/--/-- 35 - Tanganyika joins with Zanzibar to form the United Republic of Tanzania.
1964/--/-- 35 - The American Ranger 7 spacecraft transmits photos of the surface of the Moon.
1964/--/-- 35 - The Labour party is elected to power in Britain; Harold Wilson becomes prime minister.
1964/--/-- 35 - The Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO) is formed to represent Palestinians.
1964/--/-- 35 - The SR-71 Blackbird reconnaissance aircraft is flown for the first time.
1964/--/-- 35 - The Soviet Voskhod 1 spacecraft is launched with a three-man crew.
1964/--/-- 35 - The Tonkin Gulf Resolution escalates the use of U.S. personnel in Vietnam.
1964/--/-- 35 - The U.S. Civil Rights Act prohibits discrimination in employment.
1964/--/-- 35 - The U.S. Surgeon General reports that cigarette smoking is a health hazard.
1964/--/-- 35 - The Verrazano-Narrows Bridge opens in New York.
1964/--/-- 35 - The Warren Commission decides that Oswald was the sole assassin of John F. Kennedy.
1964/05/-- 35 *** Harlan, Eva Pearl (Bristow) [Sister] - Graduated Clinton County High School as Salutatorian of the Senior Class
1964/09/-- 36 *** Harlan, Eva Pearl (Bristow) [Sister] - Begin attending secretarial school with her sister, Mary, at Western Kentucky State College in Bowling Green
1964/10/-- 36 - World Series NL ST. LOUIS (4) AL NEW YORK (3)
1964/10/18 36 *** Harlan, Ronald Lee [Nephew] - Born to Harlan, Norman Ewing and Huber, Doris Mae (Harlan)
1965/--/-- 36 - Actress and singer Barbara Streisand stars in the Broadway musical Funny Girl.
1965/--/-- 36 - American pop artist James Rosenquist paints F-111.
1965/--/-- 36 - American writer Norman Mailer publishes An American Dream.
1965/--/-- 36 - An attempted communist coup leads to military rule in Indonesia under Suharto.
1965/--/-- 36 - An electrical blackout in the northeastern U.S. affects 30 million people.
1965/--/-- 36 - Astronaut Edward H. White becomes the first American to walk in space.
1965/--/-- 36 - Astronauts Virgil Grissom and John Young orbit the Earth in the first Gemini spacecraft.
1965/--/-- 36 - Bob Dylan "Like a Rolling Stone"
1965/--/-- 36 - British fashion designer Mary Quant introduces the miniskirt.
1965/--/-- 36 - Civil war breaks out in the Dominican Republic; U.S. troops restore order.
1965/--/-- 36 - Demonstrations against Vietnam War
1965/--/-- 36 - Gemini 6 and 7 spacecraft make the first rendezvous in space.
1965/--/-- 36 - Houari Boumedienne deposes President Ahmed Ben Bella of Algeria.
1965/--/-- 36 - Irish writer Edna O'Brien publishes August Is a Wicked Month.
1965/--/-- 36 - Martin Luther King, Jr. leads a civil rights march from Selma to Montgomery, Alabama.
1965/--/-- 36 - Mobutu Sese Seko seizes control in the Congo (Zaire) for the second time.
1965/--/-- 36 - More than 180,000 U.S. troops are deployed in Vietnam by the end of the year.
1965/--/-- 36 - Neil Simon's play The Odd Couple opens on Broadway starring Walter Matthau.
1965/--/-- 36 - Nicolae Ceausescu succeeds Gheorghe Gheorghiu-Dej as Romanian leader.
1965/--/-- 36 - North Vietnamese army units are in action in South Vietnam for the first time.
1965/--/-- 36 - Race riots begin in the Watts section of Los Angeles.
1965/--/-- 36 - Rhodesia (Zimbabwe) makes a unilateral declaration of independence from Britain.
1965/--/-- 36 - Singapore secedes from Malaysia; Lee Kuan Yew remains as prime minister.
1965/--/-- 36 - Soviet cosmonaut Aleksei Leonov makes the first space walk.
1965/--/-- 36 - The Black Muslim leader Malcolm X is assassinated in New York City.
1965/--/-- 36 - The Houston Astrodome, the first covered stadium, is completed in Texas.
1965/--/-- 36 - The Mariner 4 spacecraft passes within 6,118 miles of the planet Mars.
1965/--/-- 36 - The Second India-Pakistan War begins in Kashmir.
1965/--/-- 36 - The U.S. government establishes Medicare and Medicaid health programs.
1965/--/-- 36 - The Vietnam War escalates as the U.S. begins bombing North Vietnam.
1965/04/17 36 *** Harlan, Eva Pearl (Bristow) [Sister] & Bristow, Roy Duane - Married - Married in Gainesboro, TN
1965/06/05 36 *** Flowers, Dan & Harlan, Mary Ermon (Flowers) [Sister] - Married Married in Somerset, Kentucky
1965/10/-- 37 - World Series NL LOS ANGELES (4) AL MINNESOTA (3)
1966/--/-- 37 - American writer Bernard Malamud publishes The Fixer.
1966/--/-- 37 - American writer Truman Capote publishes In Cold Blood.
1966/--/-- 37 - Art treasures are ruined during severe floods in Florence, Italy.
1966/--/-- 37 - Gen. Yakubu Gowon heads a military government after a countercoup in Nigeria.
1966/--/-- 37 - Hippie movement
1966/--/-- 37 - Indian prime minister Lal Bahadur Shastri dies; he is succeeded by Indira Gandhi.
1966/--/-- 37 - John Jack Lynch becomes prime minister of Ireland.
1966/--/-- 37 - John V. Lindsay becomes mayor of New York City.
1966/--/-- 37 - Mao Tse-tung begins China's Cultural Revolution.
1966/--/-- 37 - Nigerian prime minister Abubakar Tafawa Balewa is killed in a military coup.
1966/--/-- 37 - President De Gaulle withdraws French forces from NATO.
1966/--/-- 37 - President Kwame Nkrumah is ousted in a military coup in Ghana.
1966/--/-- 37 - Realist sculptor George Segal completes the direct-cast plaster group The Diner.
1966/--/-- 37 - South African prime minister Hendrik Verwoerd is assassinated.
1966/--/-- 37 - The American Surveyor 1 spacecraft achieves the first soft-landing on the Moon.
1966/--/-- 37 - The British Hawker Harrier becomes the first VTOL (vertical takeoff and landing) aircraft.
1966/--/-- 37 - The Soviet Luna 9 space probe makes the first landing on the Moon.
1966/--/-- 37 - The Soviets mediate to end the India-Pakistan War.
1966/--/-- 37 - The first major rally against the Vietnam War takes place in Washington, D.C.
1966/--/-- 37 - Tom Stoppard's play Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead is produced.
1966/04/07 37 *** Benson, Molly Ruth [1st cousin once removed] - Born to Benson, Roy Lee and Booher, Doris Evangeline Findlay, Hancock, Ohio
1966/07/26 38 *** Ewing, Annie (Harlan) [Mother] - Died Albany, Clinton, Kentucky
1966/09/-- 38 *** Harlan, Eva Pearl (Bristow) [Sister] - Began work at a garment factory in Athens Georgia and worked for two years to help put husband, Duane, through college.
1966/10/-- 38 - World Series NL LOS ANGELES (0) AL BALTIMORE (4)
1967/--/-- 38 - A civil war breaks out in Nigeria after the secession of the state of Biafra.
1967/--/-- 38 - A fire kills U.S. astronauts White, Grissom and Chaffee during a launch test.
1967/--/-- 38 - A military junta seizes control in Greece; King Constantine II is exiled.
1967/--/-- 38 - American writer Joyce Carol Oates publishes A Garden of Earthly Delights.
1967/--/-- 38 - Britain grants Aden independence as the People's Democratic Republic of Yemen.
1967/--/-- 38 - Colombian writer Gabriel Garcia Marquez publishes One Hundred Years of Solitude.
1967/--/-- 38 - Dr. Christiaan Barnard performs the first successful human heart transplant.
1967/--/-- 38 - Dustin Hoffman stars in Mike Nichols' film The Graduate.
1967/--/-- 38 - Gen. Anastasio Somoza Debayle is elected president of Nicaragua.
1967/--/-- 38 - Israeli 6-day war
1967/--/-- 38 - Latin American guerrilla leader Che Guevara is killed in Bolivia.
1967/--/-- 38 - Nguyen Van Thieu becomes president of South Vietnam.
1967/--/-- 38 - Peter Fonda and Dennis Hopper star in the motorcycle film Easy Rider.
1967/--/-- 38 - Quarterback Joe Namath sets a one-season record by passing for 4,007 yards.
1967/--/-- 38 - R. Buckminster Fuller designs a geodesic dome for the U.S. Pavilion at Expo '67.
1967/--/-- 38 - Radio astronomers Jocelyn Bell Burnell and Antony Hewish discover the first pulsar.
1967/--/-- 38 - Sidney Poitier and Rod Steiger star in the film In the Heat of the Night.
1967/--/-- 38 - Soviet cosmonaut Vladimir Komarov is killed during the landing of Soyuz 1.
1967/--/-- 38 - Tennis player Billie Jean King wins the U.S. Open championship for the first time.
1967/--/-- 38 - The Beatles "Sgt. Pepper"
1967/--/-- 38 - The North American Soccer League (NASL) is formed.
1967/--/-- 38 - The Six-Day War between Israel and the Arab states ends with Israeli victory.
1967/--/-- 38 - The X-15 research aircraft establishes a speed record of Mach 6.7 (4,520 mph).
1967/--/-- 38 - The hippie musical revue Hair is produced.
1967/--/-- 38 - The residents of Gibraltar vote to remain a British crown colony.
1967/--/-- 38 - Thurgood Marshall becomes the first black member of the U.S. Supreme Court.
1967/--/-- 38 - Warren Beaty and Faye Dunaway star in Arthur Penn's film Bonnie and Clyde.
1967/--/-- 38 - Yachtsman Francis Chichester completes the first solo voyage around the world.
1967/03/01 38 *** Flowers, Russell Dan [Nephew] - Born to Flowers, Dan and Harlan, Mary Ermon (Flowers) Born at Cumberland County Hospital, Burkesville, Kentucky
1967/04/04 38 *** Arnold, Flossie Beatrice [1st cousin once removed] - Died Hoopeston, Vermillion County, Illinois
1967/04/06 38 *** Booher, Robert Michael [1st cousin once removed] - Born to Booher, Robert Morris and Ledbetter, Bonnie Gail (Booher) Muncie, Delaware, IN, Ball Hospital
1967/10/-- 39 - World Series NL ST. LOUIS (4) AL BOSTON (3)
1968/--/-- 39 - American skater Peggy Fleming wins the singles title at the winter Olympic Games.
1968/--/-- 39 - American track star Bob Beamon beats the Olympic long jump record by almost 2 feet.
1968/--/-- 39 - American writer Tom Wolfe publishes The Electric Kool-Aid Acid Test.
1968/--/-- 39 - Anti-war demonstrators clash with police at the Democratic convention in Chicago.
1968/--/-- 39 - Arthur Ashe becomes the first black player to win a major men's tennis title.
1968/--/-- 39 - Carlos Castaneda publishes The Teachings of Don Juan: A Yaqui Way of Knowledge.
1968/--/-- 39 - Civil rights leader Martin Luther King, Jr. is assassinated.
1968/--/-- 39 - Dick Fosbury uses the Fosbury flop to win the Olympic gold medal for the high jump.
1968/--/-- 39 - Filmmaker Mel Brooks directs, produces and appears in The Producers.
1968/--/-- 39 - Filmmaker Stanley Kubrick directs 2001: A Space Odyssey.
1968/--/-- 39 - French downhill skier Jean Claude Killy wins three Olympic gold medals.
1968/--/-- 39 - French filmmaker Henri Costa-Gavras directs Z.
1968/--/-- 39 - Jacqueline Kennedy marries the Greek shipping millionaire Aristotle Onassis.
1968/--/-- 39 - Kubrick "2001"
1968/--/-- 39 - May Days mini-revolution
1968/--/-- 39 - More than 500,000 U.S. troops are deployed in Vietnam.
1968/--/-- 39 - Oceanographic ship Glomar Challenger begins the Deep-Sea Drilling Project.
1968/--/-- 39 - Omar Torrijos Herrera overthrows the government of Arnulfo Arias in Panama.
1968/--/-- 39 - Pierre Trudeau succeeds Lester Pearson as prime minister of Canada.
1968/--/-- 39 - Polish filmmaker Roman Polanski directs Rosemary's Baby.
1968/--/-- 39 - Portuguese dictator Antonio de Oliveira Salazar is succeeded by Marcello Caetano.
1968/--/-- 39 - President Johnson announces he will not seek a second term of office.
1968/--/-- 39 - Presidential candidate Robert F. Kennedy is assassinated.
1968/--/-- 39 - Spain grants independence to Equatorial Guinea.
1968/--/-- 39 - Spanish operatic tenor Placido Domingo debuts at the Metropolitan Opera.
1968/--/-- 39 - Student-worker revolts almost topple the goverment of Charles de Gaulle in France.
1968/--/-- 39 - The Apollo 8 spacecraft makes the first manned orbit of the Moon.
1968/--/-- 39 - The Catholic minority in Northern Ireland demonstrate for British rights.
1968/--/-- 39 - The Federal Gun Control Act regulates the interstate commerce in firearms.
1968/--/-- 39 - The Saturn rocket lifts the Apollo 7 spacecraft into low Earth orbit.
1968/--/-- 39 - The U.S. Navy intelligence gathering ship Pueblo is seized by North Korea.
1968/--/-- 39 - The Viet Cong launch the Tet Offensive in Vietnam.
1968/--/-- 39 - U.S. troops massacre Vietnamese civilians at My Lai.
1968/--/-- 39 - Vietnam War begins
1968/--/-- 39 - Warsaw Pact forces invade Czechoslovakia to counter increasing liberalization.
1968/05/02 39 *** Griffin, Ada Ermon (Harlan) [Grandmother] - Died Clinton County Kentucky Peolia cemetery, Albany, KY
1968/06/-- 39 *** Harlan, Eva Pearl (Bristow) [Sister] - began living in Pineville, Kentucky
1968/10/-- 40 - World Series NL ST. LOUIS (3) AL DETROIT (4)
1968/10/29 40 *** McWhorter, Judy Lynn [1st cousin once removed] & Walker, Artie - Married
1969/--/-- 40 - A rock-music festival at Woodstock, N.Y, attracts a crowd of 500,000.
1969/--/-- 40 - American astronauts Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin land on the Moon.
1969/--/-- 40 - American writer Kurt Vonnegut, Jr. publishes Slaughterhouse-Five.
1969/--/-- 40 - Australian Rod Laver becomes the only tennis player to win the Grand Slam twice.
1969/--/-- 40 - British filmmaker Ken Russell directs Glenda Jackson in Women in Love.
1969/--/-- 40 - British writer John Fowles publishes The French Lieutenant's Woman.
1969/--/-- 40 - Catholics and Protestants clash in Northern Ireland; British troops restore order.
1969/--/-- 40 - Charles Manson and his followers kill actress Sharon Tate and six of her friends.
1969/--/-- 40 - Col. Muammar al-Qaddafi seizes control in Libya; King Idris is deposed.
1969/--/-- 40 - Dustin Hoffman and Jon Voight star in John Schlesinger's film Midnight Cowboy.
1969/--/-- 40 - Edward Kennedy's female companion dies in a car accident off the Chappaquiddick bridge.
1969/--/-- 40 - Gen. Gaafar al-Nimeiry seizes power in Sudan.
1969/--/-- 40 - General de Gaulle resigns; Georges Pompidou becomes president of France.
1969/--/-- 40 - Golda Meir becomes prime minister of Israel after the death of Levi Eshkol.
1969/--/-- 40 - IRA provisionals launch a terrorist campaign against British troops in Ireland.
1969/--/-- 40 - Liberal Czech leader Alexander Dubcek is replaced by Gustav Husak.
1969/--/-- 40 - Nixon is inaugurated as the 37th U.S. president; Agnew becomes vice-president.
1969/--/-- 40 - Nudity shocks audiences in Kenneth Tynan's Broadway revue Oh! Calcutta!.
1969/--/-- 40 - Paul Newman and Robert Redford star in Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid.
1969/--/-- 40 - President Ayub Khan is deposed by Gen. Muhammad Yahya Khan in Pakistan.
1969/--/-- 40 - President Nixon begins to withdraw U.S. forces from Vietnam.
1969/--/-- 40 - Richard M. Nixon (Republican) becomes president of the United States
1969/--/-- 40 - The Anglo-French supersonic transport Concorde makes its first flight.
1969/--/-- 40 - The Children's Television Workshop series Sesame Street is first shown.
1969/--/-- 40 - The Monty Python's Flying Circus television program premiers in Britain.
1969/--/-- 40 - The immigration of Salvadorans into Honduras leads to a brief border war.
1969/--/-- 40 - Willy Brandt succeeds Kurt Kiesinger as chancellor of West Germany.
1969/--/-- 40 - Yasir Arafat becomes chairman of the Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO).
1969/10/-- 41 - World Series NL NEW YORK (4) AL BALTIMORE (1)
1970/--/-- 41 - American writer Maya Angelou publishes I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings.
1970/--/-- 41 - Australian tennis player Margaret Smith Court wins the Grand Slam.
1970/--/-- 41 - Britain grants independence to Fiji.
1970/--/-- 41 - Bruno Kreisky succeeds Josef Klaus as chancellor of Austria.
1970/--/-- 41 - Cartoonist Garry Trudeau begins satirizing public figures and politics in Doonesbury.
1970/--/-- 41 - Civil war begins in Jordan between government forces and Palestinian guerrillas.
1970/--/-- 41 - Civil war begins in Jordan between government forces and Palestinian guerrillas.
1970/--/-- 41 - Donald Sutherland stars in Robert Altman's anti-war film M*A*S*H.
1970/--/-- 41 - EPA established to enforce Clean Air Act
1970/--/-- 41 - Edward Heath becomes Conservative prime minister of Britain.
1970/--/-- 41 - Egyptian president Gamal Abdel Nasser dies; he is succeeded by Anwar al-Sadat.
1970/--/-- 41 - Former defense minister Hafez al-Assad seizes power in Syria.
1970/--/-- 41 - French filmmaker Eric Rohmer directs Claire's Knee.
1970/--/-- 41 - George C. Scott stars in the Academy Award winning film Patton.
1970/--/-- 41 - Marxist leader Salvadore Allende is elected president of Chile.
1970/--/-- 41 - Norman Borlaug wins the Nobel Peace Prize for breeding miracle wheat strains.
1970/--/-- 41 - Ohio national guardsmen kill four Kent State students during an anti-war protest.
1970/--/-- 41 - President Nixon orders an incursion into Cambodia to combat the Khmer Rouge.
1970/--/-- 41 - Riots in Poland force Wladyslaw Gomulka to resign in favor of Edward Gierek.
1970/--/-- 41 - Rock music guitarist Jimi Hendrix dies from a drug overdose.
1970/--/-- 41 - Sihanouk is deposed in Cambodia; Khmer Rouge seize the western provinces.
1970/--/-- 41 - Sixties energy wins smaller battles: feminism, ecology...
1970/--/-- 41 - Songwriting duo Simon and Garfunkel record Bridge Over Troubled Water.
1970/--/-- 41 - The Amtrak intercity rail passenger service is created by Act of Congress.
1970/--/-- 41 - The Apollo 13 crew return to earth after an explosion aboard their command module.
1970/--/-- 41 - The Beatles pop group is disbanded.
1970/--/-- 41 - The Boeing 747 Jumbo jet airliner enters service.
1970/--/-- 41 - The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is established in the U.S.
1970/--/-- 41 - The Soviet space probe Venera 7 transmits the first data from the surface of Venus.
1970/--/-- 41 - The building of the Aswan High Dam is completed in Egypt.
1970/--/-- 41 - The civil war ends between Nigeria and the breakaway state of Biafra.
1970/--/-- 41 - U.S. invades Cambodia
1970/--/-- 41 - Writer and feminist Germaine Greer publishes The Female Eunuch.
1970/03/17 41 *** Burris, Stella E. (Hill) [1st cousin once removed] - Died
1970/05/02 41 *** Booher, John Paul [1st cousin] & Sullivan, Patricia Lynn - Married
1970/07/08 41 *** Bristow, David Jesse [Nephew] - Born to Bristow, Roy Duane and Harlan, Eva Pearl (Bristow)
1970/10/-- 42 - World Series NL CINCINNATI (1) AL BALTIMORE (4)
1971/--/-- 42 - Alistair Cooke begins hosting the PBS television series Masterpiece Theatre.
1971/--/-- 42 - American film actor and director Clint Eastwood stars in Dirty Harry.
1971/--/-- 42 - Andrew Lloyd Webber's rock-opera Jesus Christ Superstar opens on Broadway.
1971/--/-- 42 - Austrian Kurt Waldheim succeeds U Thant as UN secretary general.
1971/--/-- 42 - British actor Dirk Bogard stars in Luchino Visconti's film Death in Venice.
1971/--/-- 42 - Chilean poet Pablo Neruda wins the Nobel Prize for literature.
1971/--/-- 42 - Col. Hugo Banzer Suarez seizes power in Bolivia in a military coup.
1971/--/-- 42 - Daniel Ellsberg releases copies of the Pentagon Papers to the New York Times.
1971/--/-- 42 - East Pakistan declares its independence from West Pakistan, beginning a civil war.
1971/--/-- 42 - Erich Honecker becomes the head of state for East Germany.
1971/--/-- 42 - Ice hockey player Phil Esposito scores a record 76 goals in 78 games.
1971/--/-- 42 - Jean Claude Duvalier succeeds his father as president of Haiti.
1971/--/-- 42 - Joe Frazier defeats Muhammad Ali for the heavyweight boxing title.
1971/--/-- 42 - Lt. William Calley is found guilty of killing Vietnamese civilians at My Lai.
1971/--/-- 42 - Prime minister Brian Faulkner begins the internment of IRA suspects in Northern Ireland.
1971/--/-- 42 - Prime minister Milton Obote is ousted by Idi Amin Dada in Uganda.
1971/--/-- 42 - South Vietnamese troops and U.S. aircraft combat Communist forces in Laos.
1971/--/-- 42 - Soviet "Salyut 1" space station
1971/--/-- 42 - Soyuz 11 docks with Salyut 1; three cosmonauts die during the return to earth.
1971/--/-- 42 - The Congo is renamed as the Republic of Zaire.
1971/--/-- 42 - The Lunar Rover explores the Moon's surface during the Apollo 15 mission.
1971/--/-- 42 - The Republic of China (Taiwan) loses its UN seat; Communist China is admitted.
1971/--/-- 42 - The support of India wins independence for East Pakistan (renamed as Bangladesh).
1971/01/27 42 *** Allen, William Paul [2nd cousin] - Died
1971/04/03 42 *** Neal, Edward Denton & Harlan, Betty Josephine (Neal) [Daughter] - Married Married in Livingston, Tennessee
1971/10/-- 43 *** Harlan, Eva Pearl (Bristow) [Sister] - Began living at Rockholds, Kentucky in a log house.
1971/10/-- 43 - World Series NL PITTSBURGH (4) AL BALTIMORE (3)
1972/--/-- 43 - Alabama governor George Wallace is shot in an assassination attempt.
1972/--/-- 43 - American B-52 aircraft bomb Hanoi and Haiphong in North Vietnam.
1972/--/-- 43 - American Bobby Fischer defeats Russian world chess champion Boris Spassky.
1972/--/-- 43 - American feminist Gloria Steinem founds Ms. magazine.
1972/--/-- 43 - American swimmer Mark Spitz wins a record seven Olympic gold medals.
1972/--/-- 43 - An earthquake kills 10,000 in the Nicaraguan capital of Managua.
1972/--/-- 43 - Apollo 17 makes the last manned Moon landing.
1972/--/-- 43 - Ceylon changes its name to Sri Lanka (meaning beautiful island).
1972/--/-- 43 - DDT insecticide is banned in the U.S.
1972/--/-- 43 - DDT is banned
1972/--/-- 43 - Filmmaker Francis Ford Coppola directs Marlon Brando in The Godfather.
1972/--/-- 43 - German writer Heinrich Boll receives the Nobel Prize for Literature.
1972/--/-- 43 - Japanese novelist Kawabata Yasunari commits suicide.
1972/--/-- 43 - Liza Minnelli stars in Bob Fosse's film Cabaret.
1972/--/-- 43 - Marlon Brando stars in Bernardo Bertolucci's film Last Tango in Paris.
1972/--/-- 43 - Mujibur Rahman becomes prime minister of Bangladesh.
1972/--/-- 43 - Palestinian terrorists kill 11 Israeli athletes at the Munich Olympics.
1972/--/-- 43 - President Ferdinand Marcos imposes martial law in the Philippines.
1972/--/-- 43 - President Nixon authorizes the Space Shuttle program.
1972/--/-- 43 - President Nixon makes his historic trip to Peking to meet Mao Tse-tung.
1972/--/-- 43 - Richard Leakey discovers a hominid skull 2.6 million years old in northern Kenya.
1972/--/-- 43 - Soviet gymnast Olga Korbut wins three Olympic gold medals.
1972/--/-- 43 - The British government assumes direct rule of Northern Ireland.
1972/--/-- 43 - The Labor party is elected in Australia with Gough Whitlam as prime minister.
1972/--/-- 43 - The Viet Cong and North Vietnamese renew their offensive in South Vietnam.
1972/--/-- 43 - The Watergate affair begins with the arrest of five burglars at Democratic party headquarters.
1972/04/04 43 *** Booher, John Paul [1st cousin once removed] - Born to Booher, John Paul and Sullivan, Patricia Lynn Murfreesboro, Rutherford, Tennessee
1972/06/10 43 *** Harlan, Lisa Gay [Niece] - Born to Harlan, Baylos Eugene and Lee, Mabel Gay (Harlan)
1972/09/21 44 *** Neal, Rebecca Lynn [Granddaughter] - Born to Neal, Edward Denton and Harlan, Betty Josephine (Neal)
1972/10/-- 44 - World Series NL CINCINNATI (3) AL OAKLAND (4)
1972/12/24 44 *** Phegley, Joyce Marie (Harlan) & Harlan, James David [Nephew] - Married
1973/--/-- 44 - A right-wing military coup in Chile overthrows Allende's Marxist government.
1973/--/-- 44 - Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn publishes the first volume of the Gulag Archipelago.
1973/--/-- 44 - American novelist Thomas Pynchon publishes Gravity's Rainbow.
1973/--/-- 44 - American playwright Thornton Wilder publishes the novel Theophilus North.
1973/--/-- 44 - Animal behavioralists Lorenz, Tinbergen and von Frisch share the Nobel Prize.
1973/--/-- 44 - Billy Friedkin "The Exorcist"
1973/--/-- 44 - Britain grants independence to the Bahama Islands.
1973/--/-- 44 - Charles XVI Gustav succeeds Gustav VI Adolf as king of Sweden.
1973/--/-- 44 - Congress passes the Endangered Species Act.
1973/--/-- 44 - Egypt and Syria attack Israel on Yom Kippur (a Jewish religious holiday).
1973/--/-- 44 - Endangered Species Act
1973/--/-- 44 - Film actor Al Pacino stars as an undercover policeman in Serpico.
1973/--/-- 44 - Great Britain, Denmark and Ireland become full-fledged members of the EEC.
1973/--/-- 44 - Henry Kissinger and Le Duc Tho share the Nobel Peace Prize.
1973/--/-- 44 - Juan D. Peron returns to power as president of Argentina.
1973/--/-- 44 - Nixon resigns over Watergate
1973/--/-- 44 - Novelist, poet, and feminist Erica Jong publishes Fear of Flying.
1973/--/-- 44 - OPEC begins an oil embargo against Europe, the U.S. and Japan.
1973/--/-- 44 - Pop recording artist Billy Joel releases his first album Piano Man.
1973/--/-- 44 - Senator Sam Ervin, Jr. heads a committee to investigate the Watergate break-in.
1973/--/-- 44 - Solzhenitsyn "Gulag Archipelago"
1973/--/-- 44 - Swedish actor Max Von Sydow stars in the supernatural film The Exorcist.
1973/--/-- 44 - The American Indian Movement occupy the site of Wounded Knee in a political protest.
1973/--/-- 44 - The Arab-Israeli War ends after 18 days with a UN negotiated cease-fire.
1973/--/-- 44 - The Paris Peace Accords end the Vietnam War.
1973/--/-- 44 - The Pioneer 10 spacecraft makes a rendezvous with the planet Jupiter.
1973/--/-- 44 - The Skylab manned orbiting laboratory is launched.
1973/--/-- 44 - The U.S. begins a total military withdrawal from South Vietnam.
1973/--/-- 44 - The Washington Post receives the Pulitzer Prize for reporting the Watergate scandal.
1973/--/-- 44 - The World Trade Center in New York City becomes the tallest building in the world.
1973/--/-- 44 - Vice-President Spiro Agnew resigns after he is charged with accepting bribes.
1973/--/-- 44 - Vietnam War ends
1973/--/-- 44 - War Powers Act
1973/--/-- 44 - Watergate prosecutor Archibald Cox is dismissed for demanding the Nixon tapes.
1973/06/21 44 *** Harlan, Walter T. [Uncle] - Died
1973/07/03 44 *** Griffin, Nora Lorene (Allen) [1st cousin once removed] - Died
1973/10/-- 45 - World Series NL NEW YORK (3) AL OAKLAND (4)
1973/11/30 45 *** Meeks, Nathan & Harlan, Ruth Ann (Meeks) [Sister] - Married Married at Jellico, Tennessee
1974/--/-- 45 - A military coup in Portugal leads to democratic reforms.
1974/--/-- 45 - American tennis player Chris Evert wins a record 56 consecutive matches.
1974/--/-- 45 - American tennis player Jimmy Connors wins the U.S. Open tournament for the first time.
1974/--/-- 45 - American writer Stephen King publishes the horror novel Carrie.
1974/--/-- 45 - An army of life-size pottery figures is discovered in a Ch'in dynasty tomb in China.
1974/--/-- 45 - Archbishop Makarios is deposed, prompting a Turkish invasion of Cyprus.
1974/--/-- 45 - Baseball player Hank Aaron breaks Babe Ruth's record of 714 home-runs.
1974/--/-- 45 - Emperor Haile Selassie is deposed in a military coup in Ethiopia.
1974/--/-- 45 - Former astronaut John Glenn is elected to the U.S. Senate.
1974/--/-- 45 - General Augusto Pinochet Ugarte becomes president of Chile.
1974/--/-- 45 - Gerald R. Ford (Republican) becomes president of the United States
1974/--/-- 45 - Helmut Schmidt becomes chancellor of West Germany.
1974/--/-- 45 - Isabel Peron becomes president of Argentina after the death of her husband.
1974/--/-- 45 - James Michener publishes Centennial, a historical novel of the American West.
1974/--/-- 45 - Konstantinos G. Karamanlis becomes prime minister of Greece.
1974/--/-- 45 - Patricia Hearst is abducted by members of the Symbionese Liberation Army (SLA).
1974/--/-- 45 - Portugal recognizes the independence of Guinea-Bissau.
1974/--/-- 45 - President Ford grants Richard Nixon a pardon for any crimes committed in office.
1974/--/-- 45 - President Giscard d'Estaing appoints Jacques Chirac prime minister of France.
1974/--/-- 45 - President Nixon resigns; Gerald R. Ford is inaugurated as the 38th U.S. president.
1974/--/-- 45 - Reiner Werner Fassbinder "Ali-- Fear Eats the Soul"
1974/--/-- 45 - South African golfer Gary Player achieves the Grand Slam.
1974/--/-- 45 - Soviet ballet dancer Mikhail Baryshnikov defects to the West.
1974/--/-- 45 - The House Judiciary Committee votes to impeach President Nixon.
1974/--/-- 45 - The Mariner 10 spacecraft passes within 438 miles of the planet Mercury.
1974/--/-- 45 - The Sears Tower in Chicago surpasses the World Trade Center as the tallest building.
1974/--/-- 45 - The crisis on Cyprus causes the collapse of the military regime in Greece.
1974/--/-- 45 - Willy Brandt is forced to resign after an East German spy is discovered on his staff.
1974/--/-- 45 - Yitzhak Rabin succeeds Golda Meir as prime minister of Israel.
1974/07/16 46 *** Booher, Tanda Nichole [1st cousin once removed] - Born to Booher, John Paul and Sullivan, Patricia Lynn Normal, Mclean, Illinois
1974/08/31 46 *** Harlan, Joshua David [Great Nephew] - Born to Harlan, James David and Phegley, Joyce Marie (Harlan)
1974/10/-- 46 - World Series NL LOS ANGELES (1) AL OAKLAND (4)
1974/10/10 46 *** Booher, Brian Morris [1st cousin once removed] - Born to Booher, Robert Morris and Ledbetter, Bonnie Gail (Booher)
1974/10/10 46 *** Booher, Brian Morris [1st cousin once removed] - Died Muncie Indiana Beech Grove cem. Muncie, Delaware co. IN
1974/11/19 46 *** Harlan, Chad Glen [Nephew] - Born to Harlan, Norman Ewing and Huber, Doris Mae (Harlan)
1974/11/27 46 *** Booher, Ralph Ewing [1st cousin] & Taylor, Ladonna Cheryl - Married
1975/--/-- 46 - American novelist Saul Bellow publishes Humboldt's Gift.
1975/--/-- 46 - American writer E.L. Doctorow publishes Ragtime.
1975/--/-- 46 - Bobby Fischer refuses to defend his chess title; Anatoly Karpov is made champion.
1975/--/-- 46 - Brazilian soccer star Pele ends his retirement to play for the New York Cosmos.
1975/--/-- 46 - Civil war breaks out after the Portuguese withdraw from Angola.
1975/--/-- 46 - Civil war breaks out in Lebanon between Muslim and Christian forces.
1975/--/-- 46 - Communist Pathet Lao declare Laos the People's Democratic Republic.
1975/--/-- 46 - Cyprus is partitioned into Greek and Turkish zones.
1975/--/-- 46 - Czech tennis star Martina Navratilova defects to the U.S.
1975/--/-- 46 - Dutch Guiana gains its independence as the Republic of Suriname.
1975/--/-- 46 - Eritrean rebels begin their fight for independence in Ethiopia.
1975/--/-- 46 - Football player O.J. Simpson scores a record 23 touchdowns in one season.
1975/--/-- 46 - Gen. Yakubu Gowon is deposed in a military coup in Nigeria.
1975/--/-- 46 - Juan Carlos I becomes king of Spain after the death of General Francisco Franco.
1975/--/-- 46 - Michael Bennett directs and choreographs the Broadway musical A Chorus Line.
1975/--/-- 46 - Mozambique wins independence from Portugal; Samora Machel becomes the president.
1975/--/-- 46 - North Vietnamese forces overrun Saigon, which is renamed as Ho Chi Minh City.
1975/--/-- 46 - Papua New Guinea becomes independent from Australian administration.
1975/--/-- 46 - President Mujibur Rahman is killed in a military coup in Bangladesh.
1975/--/-- 46 - President N'Garta Tombalbaye of Chad is killed in a coup d'etat.
1975/--/-- 46 - Prime Minister Pol Pot begins a reign of terror in Kampuchea.
1975/--/-- 46 - Robert MacNeil and Jim Lehrer begin the PBS MacNeil/Lehrer news analysis program.
1975/--/-- 46 - Saudi King Faisal is assassinated; he is succeeded by his brother Khalid.
1975/--/-- 46 - Singer-songwriter Bruce Springsteen releases the rock album Born to Run.
1975/--/-- 46 - South Vietnam capitulates; a mass exodus of Boat People begins.
1975/--/-- 46 - South Vietnam surrenders to North Vietnam
1975/--/-- 46 - Soviet dissident Andrei Sakharov wins the Nobel Peace Prize.
1975/--/-- 46 - Steven Spielberg's film Jaws sets new box-office records.
1975/--/-- 46 - Taiwanese leader Chiang Kai-shek dies; he is succeeded by Chiang Ching-kuo.
1975/--/-- 46 - The Helsinki accords pledge the signatory nations to respect human rights.
1975/--/-- 46 - The Khmer Rouge win control of Cambodia and rename the country Kampuchea.
1975/--/-- 46 - The Republic of Comoros declares its independence from France.
1975/--/-- 46 - The Suez Canal reopens after being closed to shipping for eight years.
1975/--/-- 46 - U.S. Marines recapture the U.S. freighter Mayaguez from Kampuchean forces.
1975/--/-- 46 - U.S. astronauts and Soviet cosmonauts linkup during the Apollo-Soyuz mission.
1975/02/14 46 *** Griffin, Sarah Lou Ella (Zachary) [Great Aunt] - Died Casey County Kentucky Glenwood Cem. Liberty - Casey Co. KY
1975/04/03 46 *** Harlan, Sheldon [Grandson] - Born to Harlan, John Randall
1975/08/11 47 *** Harlan, Jeremy Dean [Great Nephew] - Born to Harlan, James David and Phegley, Joyce Marie (Harlan)
1975/09/09 47 *** Griffin, Edna E. (Parrigin, Harlan) [Great Aunt] - Died Peolia Cemetery
1975/10/-- 47 - World Series NL CINCINNATI (4) AL BOSTON (3)
1975/12/05 47 *** Booher, Eric Rodney [1st cousin once removed] - Born to Booher, Robert Morris and Ledbetter, Bonnie Gail (Booher)
1976/--/-- 47 - A severe earthquake in China kills over 600,000.
1976/--/-- 47 - Actor Jack Nicholson wins the Academy Award for One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest.
1976/--/-- 47 - Artist Christo completes Running Fence, a curtain spanning 24 miles of countryside.
1976/--/-- 47 - Black American writer Alex Haley publishes Roots: The Saga of an American Family.
1976/--/-- 47 - Black student protestors are massacred at Soweto in South Africa.
1976/--/-- 47 - Chinese leaders Chou En-lai and Mao Tse-tung die; Hua Kuo-feng assumes power.
1976/--/-- 47 - Finnish runner Lasse Viren wins the Olympic 5,000- and 10,000-m races for the second time.
1976/--/-- 47 - Isabel Peron is deposed; Jorge Rafael Videla becomes president of Argentina.
1976/--/-- 47 - Israeli commandos rescue hijacked airplane passengers at Entebbe, Uganda.
1976/--/-- 47 - James Callaghan succeeds Harold Wilson as prime minister of Britain.
1976/--/-- 47 - Jim Henson's Muppet Show debuts on television.
1976/--/-- 47 - Jose Lopez Portillo y Pacheco is elected president of Mexico.
1976/--/-- 47 - Mario Soares is elected prime minister of Portugal for the first time.
1976/--/-- 47 - Robert De Niro stars in Martin Scorcese's film Taxi Driver.
1976/--/-- 47 - Romanian gymnast Nadia Comaneci wins three gold medals at the Montreal Olympics.
1976/--/-- 47 - Separatist leader Rene Levesque becomes premier of Quebec.
1976/--/-- 47 - Suarez Gonzalez becomes prime minister of Spain after the first election in 41 years.
1976/--/-- 47 - Swedish tennis star Bjorn Borg wins the first of five Wimbledon championships.
1976/--/-- 47 - Sylvester Stallone's film Rocky wins the Academy Award as best picture.
1976/--/-- 47 - The Sex Pistols punk rock group is formed in England.
1976/--/-- 47 - The South African homeland of Transkei becomes independent.
1976/--/-- 47 - The U.S. celebrates its Bicentennial.
1976/--/-- 47 - The first outbreak of Legionnaires' disease occurs in Philadelphia.
1976/--/-- 47 - The pro-Soviet MPLA government seizes power in Angola aided by Cuban troops.
1976/--/-- 47 - U.S. Viking spacecraft land on Mars.
1976/--/-- 47 - Viking 1 & 2 land on Mars
1976/02/05 47 *** Meeks, Jenny (Cord) [Niece] - Born to Meeks, Nathan and Harlan, Ruth Ann (Meeks)
1976/04/12 47 *** Booher, Mary Emily [1st cousin once removed] - Born to Booher, Ralph Ewing and Taylor, Ladonna Cheryl Somerset, Pulaski County, Kentucky
1976/06/-- 47 *** McWhorter, Rex Alan [1st cousin once removed] & Rafferty, June - Married
1976/08/-- 48 *** Bristow, David Jesse [Nephew] - began elementary school at Rockholds Elementary in Whitley County, KY
1976/08/20 48 *** Arnold, Luther B. [Great Uncle] - Died suicide Barren County Kentucky Randolph Cemetery - Metcalfe County KY
1976/10/-- 48 - World Series NL CINCINNATI (4) AL NEW YORK (0)
1977/--/-- 48 - American golfer Tom Watson wins the Masters and British Open tournaments.
1977/--/-- 48 - American hurdler Edwin Moses begins a winning streak of 90 consecutive races.
1977/--/-- 48 - American poet and novelist Wendell Berry, publishes The Unsettling of America.
1977/--/-- 48 - Black politician Andrew Young is appointed as U.S. ambassador to the UN.
1977/--/-- 48 - Carter is inaugurated as the 39th U.S. president; Mondale becomes vice-presicent.
1977/--/-- 48 - Comedian and filmmaker Woody Allen directs Diane Keaton in Annie Hall.
1977/--/-- 48 - Edward (Ed) Koch becomes mayor of New York City for the first time.
1977/--/-- 48 - General Zia ul-Haq deposes prime minister Zulfikar Ali Bhutto in Pakistan.
1977/--/-- 48 - George Lucas "Star Wars"
1977/--/-- 48 - George Lucas directs the first Star Wars space fantasy film.
1977/--/-- 48 - James E. Carter, Jr. (Democrat) becomes president of the United States
1977/--/-- 48 - Jean Bedel Bokassa is crowned Emperor Bokassa I of the Central African Empire.
1977/--/-- 48 - John Travolta stars in the disco film Saturday Night Fever.
1977/--/-- 48 - Menachem Begin succeeds Yitzhak Rabin as prime minister of Israel.
1977/--/-- 48 - Morarji Randchhadji Desai succeeds Indira Gandhi as prime minister of India.
1977/--/-- 48 - Rock 'n roll performer Elvis Presley dies.
1977/--/-- 48 - Seveteen-year old American jockey Steve Cauthen rides a record 487 winners.
1977/--/-- 48 - South Africa grants independence to the African homeland of Bophuthatswana.
1977/--/-- 48 - The Fianna Fail party returns to power under John Lynch in the Republic of Ireland.
1977/--/-- 48 - The French Territory of the Afars and the Issas becomes independent as Djibouti.
1977/--/-- 48 - The first Apple II personal computer is marketed in the U.S.
1977/04/02 48 *** Harlan, Jeffery Daniel [Great Nephew] - Born to Harlan, James David and Phegley, Joyce Marie (Harlan)
1977/05/06 48 *** Meeks, Steve [Nephew] - Born to Meeks, Nathan and Harlan, Ruth Ann (Meeks)
1977/05/10 48 *** Booher, Virginia Lynn [1st cousin once removed] - Born to Booher, Ralph Ewing and Taylor, Ladonna Cheryl Somerset, Pulaski County, Kentucky
1977/10/-- 49 - World Series NL LOS ANGELES (2) AL NEW YORK (4)
1977/10/08 49 *** Allen, James Thomas [2nd cousin] - Died
1977/12/13 49 *** Bristow, Christopher Michael [Nephew] - Born to Bristow, Roy Duane and Harlan, Eva Pearl (Bristow) Corbin, Kentucky
1978/--/-- 49 - Afghanistan president Mohammad Daud Khan is killed in a Marxist coup.
1978/--/-- 49 - American auto racer Mario Andretti wins the Formula One Grand Prix championship.
1978/--/-- 49 - American golfer Nancy Lopez wins a record five straight tournaments.
1978/--/-- 49 - American writer John Irving publishes The World According to Garp.
1978/--/-- 49 - Antonio Guzman becomes president of the Dominican Republic.
1978/--/-- 49 - Boxer Larry Holmes defeats Ken Norton for the heavyweight championship.
1978/--/-- 49 - Britain grants independence to Tuvalu, Dominica, and the Solomon Islands.
1978/--/-- 49 - Italian politician Aldo Moro is kidnapped and murdered by Red Brigade terrorists.
1978/--/-- 49 - Jerry Falwell founds the Moral Majority
1978/--/-- 49 - Michael Cimino directs the controversial Vietnam War film The Deer Hunter.
1978/--/-- 49 - More than 900 members of a religious cult commit suicide at Jonestown, Guyana.
1978/--/-- 49 - Pieter Willem Botha becomes prime minister of South Africa.
1978/--/-- 49 - Pope John Paul II becomes the first non-Italian Pope in more than 500 years.
1978/--/-- 49 - President Carter oversees the Camp David peace accords between Egypt and Israel.
1978/--/-- 49 - Punk Rock
1978/--/-- 49 - The Pompidou Center art museum (the Beaubourg) is opened in Paris.
1978/--/-- 49 - The United States and Panama renew the Panama Canal treaties.
1978/--/-- 49 - The balloon Double Eagle II completes the first Atlantic crossing.
1978/--/-- 49 - The first human test-tube baby is born in England.
1978/--/-- 49 - The murder of opposition leader Pedro Joaquin Chamorro sparks uprisings in Nicaragua.
1978/--/-- 49 - Yiddish-language writer Isaac Bashevis Singer wins the Nobel Prize for literature.
1978/--/-- 49 - personal computer
1978/03/-- 49 *** Bristow, Christopher Michael [Nephew] - open heart surgery at University of Kentucky Medical Center in Lexington
1978/03/27 49 *** Harlan, Jason [Grandson] - Born to Harlan, John Randall
1978/06/-- 49 *** Booher, Debbie Kay (Tann) [1st cousin once removed] & Brown, Ronnie H, - Married
1978/10/-- 50 - World Series NL LOS ANGELES (2) AL NEW YORK (4)
1979/--/-- 50 *** Bagby, John Hanson [1st cousin once removed] - Died
1979/--/-- 50 - Abel Muzorewa becomes the first black prime minister of Rhodesia (Zimbabwe).
1979/--/-- 50 - Algerian president Houari Boumedienne dies; he is succeeded by Chadli Benjedid.
1979/--/-- 50 - American novelist William Styron publishes Sophie's Choice.
1979/--/-- 50 - American tennis player John McEnroe wins his first U.S. Open championship.
1979/--/-- 50 - American tennis player Tracy Austin wins the U.S. Open championship at age 16.
1979/--/-- 50 - An accident at the Three Mile Island nuclear power plant causes a near-disaster.
1979/--/-- 50 - Andrew Lloyd Webber's musical Evita opens on Broadway.
1979/--/-- 50 - British runner Sebastian Coe sets world records at 800 m, 1,500 m, and the mile.
1979/--/-- 50 - Charles Haughey succeeds John Lynch as president of the Republic of Ireland.
1979/--/-- 50 - Dutch soccer star Johan Cruyff plays for the L.A. Aztecs.
1979/--/-- 50 - Ex-prime minister Zulfikar Ali Bhutto is executed in Pakistan.
1979/--/-- 50 - Francis Ford Coppola directs the Vietnam War film Apocalypse Now.
1979/--/-- 50 - Gen. Saddam Hussein succeeds Gen. al-Bakr as president of Iraq.
1979/--/-- 50 - IRA terrorists assassinate Lord Mountbatten in Ireland.
1979/--/-- 50 - Islamic fundamentalist Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini returns to Iran.
1979/--/-- 50 - Jean Bedel Bokassa is deposed in the Central African Republic.
1979/--/-- 50 - Jose Eduardo dos Santos succeeds Agostinho Neto as president of Angola.
1979/--/-- 50 - Margaret Thatcher becomes Britain's first woman prime minister.
1979/--/-- 50 - Morocco annexes Western Sahara; the Polisario Front fight for independence.
1979/--/-- 50 - Mother Teresa of Calcutta is awarded the Nobel Peace Prize.
1979/--/-- 50 - Pioneer 11 spacecraft makes a rendezvous with the planet Saturn.
1979/--/-- 50 - Quarterback Roger Staubach leads NFL passing, completing 267 out of 461 passes.
1979/--/-- 50 - Revolution in Iran; Americans held hostage
1979/--/-- 50 - Shehu Shagari becomes president of Nigeria.
1979/--/-- 50 - Sixty-six U.S. embassy employees are taken hostage by Iranian students in Tehran.
1979/--/-- 50 - South Korean president Park Chung Hee is assassinated.
1979/--/-- 50 - Soviet troops occupy Afghanistan in support of Babrak Karmal's Marxist regime.
1979/--/-- 50 - Soviets lose war in Afganistan
1979/--/-- 50 - Tanzanians and Ugandan exiles invade Uganda; dictator Idi Amin Dada flees.
1979/--/-- 50 - The Gossamer Albatross flies across the English Channel under human-power.
1979/--/-- 50 - The Mujaheddin begin a guerrilla war against the Soviet forces in Afghanistan.
1979/--/-- 50 - The Sandinistas seize control in Nicaragua.
1979/--/-- 50 - The Shah of Iran flees the country; Iran is proclaimed an Islamic republic.
1979/--/-- 50 - The first case of AIDS (Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome) is reported.
1979/--/-- 50 - Vietnamese forces invade Kampuchea and overthrow the Pol Pot government.
1979/--/-- 50 - Voyager 1 and 2 spacecraft rendezvous with the planet Jupiter.
1979/08/-- 51 *** Bristow, David Jesse [Nephew] - began 4th grade at Clinton County Elementary in Albany, Kentucky
1979/09/02 51 *** Ewing, Sophia (Cross) [Aunt] - Died Albany, Clinton, Kentucky
1979/10/-- 51 - World Series NL PITTSBURGH (4) AL BALTIMORE (3)
1979/12/01 51 *** Harlan, Eva Pearl (Bristow) [Sister] - Moved into a new house on the Bristow Family farm near Albany, in Clinton county Kentucky
1980/--/-- 51 - "War on Drugs" jails 1/5 of young black men
1980/--/-- 51 - An earthquake in Algeria kills 20,000.
1980/--/-- 51 - Border disputes erupt into the Gulf war between Iran and Iraq.
1980/--/-- 51 - Boxer Sugar Ray Leonard regains the world welterweight title from Roberto Duran.
1980/--/-- 51 - British writer D.M. Thomas publishes The White Hotel.
1980/--/-- 51 - CD, VCR, & cable become common
1980/--/-- 51 - Chun Doo Hwan becomes president of South Korea.
1980/--/-- 51 - Ex-Beatle John Lennon is fatally shot outside his Manhattan apartment.
1980/--/-- 51 - Ex-Nicaraguan president Anastasio Somoza Debayle is assassinated.
1980/--/-- 51 - Gen. Kenan Evren leads a military coup in Turkey.
1980/--/-- 51 - Hollywood remakes B-movies and comix
1980/--/-- 51 - Jose Napoleon Duarte becomes president of El Salvador; the guerilla war continues.
1980/--/-- 51 - Lech Walesa heads Solidarity, the first union movement in a communist country.
1980/--/-- 51 - Liberian president William R. Tolbert is killed in a military coup led by Samuel Doe.
1980/--/-- 51 - Love Canal, a chemically contaminated area in N.Y., is declared a disaster area.
1980/--/-- 51 - Meryl Streep and Dustin Hoffman star in the film Kramer v. Kramer.
1980/--/-- 51 - Milton Obote is reelected as president of Uganda.
1980/--/-- 51 - Mount St. Helens erupts in Washington state killing eight people.
1980/--/-- 51 - Peter Shaffer's play Amadeus is produced.
1980/--/-- 51 - Rhodesia is renamed Zimbabwe; Robert Mugabe becomes prime minister.
1980/--/-- 51 - Robert Redford directs the Academy Award winning film Ordinary People.
1980/--/-- 51 - Solidarity in Poland
1980/--/-- 51 - Ted Turner begins the Cable News Network, offering round-the-clock news.
1980/--/-- 51 - The American television soap opera Dallas is first broadcast.
1980/--/-- 51 - The Castro regime deports more than 120,000 Cubans to Florida.
1980/--/-- 51 - The FBI's ABSCAM investigation convicts seven members of the U.S. Congress.
1980/--/-- 51 - The New Hebrides become independent from Britain and France as Vanuatu.
1980/--/-- 51 - The U.S. boycotts the Moscow Olympics to protest the invasion of Afghanistan.
1980/--/-- 51 - The U.S. makes an unsuccessful attempt to rescue the Iranian hostages.
1980/--/-- 51 - The Voyager 1 spacecraft makes a rendezvous with the planet Saturn.
1980/01/13 51 *** Ewing, Matthew Campbell [Uncle] - Died Albany, Clinton, Kentucky Albany, Clinton, Kentucky Clinton, Kentucky - Cedar Hill cem.
1980/01/20 51 - President Carter announces that U.S. athletes will not attend Summer Olympics in Moscow unless Soviet Union withdraws from Afghanistan.
1980/02/02 51 - FBI's undercover bribery investigation, code named Abscam, implicates a U.S. senator, seven members of the House, and 31 other public officials.
1980/04/25 51 - U.S. mission to rescue hostages in Iran is aborted after a helicopter and cargo plane collide at the staging site in a remote part of Iran and 8 serviceme
are killed.
1980/06/09 51 *** Ewing, Mary (Booher) [Aunt] - Died Findlay, Hancock, Ohio McWhorter Cemetery, Albany, KY
1980/07/-- 51 *** Ewing, John Bagby [Uncle] - Died Akron, Summit, Ohio Akron, Summit, Ohio
1980/10/-- 52 - World Series NL PHILADELPHIA (4) AL KANSAS CITY (2)
1981/--/-- 52 - Andreas Panpandreou becomes prime minister of Greece.
1981/--/-- 52 - Anwar al-Sadat is killed; Hosni Mubarak becomes president of Egypt.
1981/--/-- 52 - Argentinian president Roberto Viola is ousted from power by General Galtieri.
1981/--/-- 52 - Black American novelist Toni Morrison publishes Tar Baby.
1981/--/-- 52 - Britain grants independence to Belize.
1981/--/-- 52 - Burt Lancaster stars in Louis Malle's film Atlantic City.
1981/--/-- 52 - Dan Rather replaces Walter Cronkite as anchorman for the CBS Evening News.
1981/--/-- 52 - Filmmaker Steven Spielberg directs Raiders of the Lost Ark.
1981/--/-- 52 - Francois Mitterand succeeds Valery Giscard d'Estaing as president of France.
1981/--/-- 52 - Garret FitzGerald becomes prime minister of Ireland.
1981/--/-- 52 - Gen. Jaruzelski declares martial law in Poland; Solidarity leaders are arrested.
1981/--/-- 52 - Henry Fonda, Katharine Hepburn and Jane Fonda star in the film On Golden Pond.
1981/--/-- 52 - Hu Yao-bang becomes head of the Chinese Communist party.
1981/--/-- 52 - Indian-born author Salman Rushdie publishes Midnight's Children.
1981/--/-- 52 - Jeane Kirkpatrick becomes U.S. ambassador to the United Nations.
1981/--/-- 52 - Jerry Rawlings leads a military coup in Ghana.
1981/--/-- 52 - John Hinckley, Jr. shoots and seriously wounds President Reagan.
1981/--/-- 52 - Pope John Paul II is shot and wounded by a Turkish gunman.
1981/--/-- 52 - Reagan is inaugurated as the 40th U.S. president; Bush becomes vice-president.
1981/--/-- 52 - Ronald W. Reagan (Republican) becomes president of the United States
1981/--/-- 52 - Sandra Day O'Connor is appointed the first woman U.S. Supreme Court justice.
1981/--/-- 52 - Ten IRA prisoners starve themselves to death as a political protest.
1981/--/-- 52 - The Prince of Wales marries Lady Diana Spencer in Britain.
1981/--/-- 52 - The U.S. hostages in Iran are released.
1981/--/-- 52 - The first 24-hour music video channel MTV (Music Television) is launched in the U.S.
1981/--/-- 52 - The first Space Shuttle is launched, crewed by John Young and Robert Crippen.
1981/01/02 52 - U.S. hostages held in Iran are released after 444 days in captivity.
1981/03/25 52 *** Harlan, Floyd [Uncle] - Died
1981/03/30 52 - President Reagan is shot in the chest by John Hinckley, Jr.
1981/06/13 52 *** Cooksey, James Michael & Harlan, Janice Lynn (Cooksey) [Niece] - Married Albany, Kentucky
1981/09/25 53 - Sandra Day O'Connor is sworn in as the first woman Supreme Court justice.
1981/10/-- 53 - World Series NL LOS ANGELES (4) AL NEW YORK (2)
1982/--/-- 53 - Alvaro Alfredo Magana becomes president of El Salvador.
1982/--/-- 53 - American writer Paul Theroux publishes The Mosquito Coast.
1982/--/-- 53 - Amin Gemayel becomes the president of Lebanon after his brother Bashir is killed.
1982/--/-- 53 - Argentina invades the Falkland Islands; Britain and Argentina are at war.
1982/--/-- 53 - Black American writer Alice Walker publishes The Color Purple.
1982/--/-- 53 - British troops recapture the Falkland Islands from Argentina.
1982/--/-- 53 - Dustin Hoffman stars in Sydney Pollack's film Tootsie.
1982/--/-- 53 - Felipe Gonzalez Marquez becomes prime minister of Spain.
1982/--/-- 53 - Filmmaker Steven Spielberg directs E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial.
1982/--/-- 53 - Gen. Hussain Muhammad Ershad seizes control of Bangladesh in a bloodless coup.
1982/--/-- 53 - Javier Perez de Cuellar succeeds Kurt Waldheim as secretary-general of the UN.
1982/--/-- 53 - Pop singer Michael Jackson records the all-time best-selling album Thriller.
1982/--/-- 53 - soul composer Quincy Jones wins 5 Grammy Awards.
1982/--/-- 53 - Princess Grace of Monaco dies in a car accident.
1982/--/-- 53 - Richard Attenborough directs the Academy Award winning film Gandhi.
1982/--/-- 53 - Soviet leader Leonid Brezhnev dies; he is succeeded by Yuri Andropov.
1982/--/-- 53 - Sylvester Stallone stars in the first Rambo film First Blood.
1982/--/-- 53 - The Equal Rights Amendment (ERA) fails to win ratification in the U.S.
1982/--/-- 53 - The Israeli army invades the Lebanon and drives the PLO guerrillas out of Beirut.
1982/--/-- 53 - The UN maintains a peace between Christian and Muslim militia in Lebanon.
1982/--/-- 53 - The Voyager 2 spacecraft transmits pictures to the U.S. of the planet Saturn.
1982/--/-- 53 - Two satellites are deployed during the first operational Space Shuttle mission.
1982/--/-- 53 - USA Today, the first daily newspaper aimed at readers throughout the U.S., is launched.
1982/06/30 53 - Deadline for ratification of the Equal Rights Amendment to the Constitution passes without the necessary votes.
1982/09/04 54 *** Booher, Phyllis Kathleen [1st cousin once removed] & Richmond, Charles Edward - Married
1982/10/-- 54 - World Series NL ST. LOUIS (4) AL MILWAUKEE (3)
1983/--/-- 54 - American runner Joan Benoit sets a world record in the Boston Marathon.
1983/--/-- 54 - American writer William Kennedy publishes Ironweed.
1983/--/-- 54 - American zoologist Dian Fossey publishes her book Gorillas in the Mist.
1983/--/-- 54 - An EPA report projects the irreversible onset of the greenhouse effect.
1983/--/-- 54 - An Infrared Astronomical Satellite is launched to probe deep into the Milky Way.
1983/--/-- 54 - Australia II becomes the first non-American yacht to win the America's Cup.
1983/--/-- 54 - Benedetto Bettino Craxi becomes the socialist prime minister of Italy.
1983/--/-- 54 - Car bombs destroy the U.S. Embassy and U.S. Marine headquarters in Beirut.
1983/--/-- 54 - Civil war breaks out in Sri Lanka between the Sinhalese and Tamil separatists.
1983/--/-- 54 - Ex-Nazi Klaus Barbie (the butcher of Lyon) is extradited from Bolivia to France.
1983/--/-- 54 - Guion Stewart Bluford, Jr. becomes the first black American astronaut.
1983/--/-- 54 - Libyan forces invade Chad; French troops aid the Chad government.
1983/--/-- 54 - Manuel Antonio Noriega becomes commander of Panama's Defense Forces.
1983/--/-- 54 - Mario Soares becomes the socialist prime minister of Portugal.
1983/--/-- 54 - Nigerian president Shehu Shagari is deposed in a military coup led by Gen. Buhari.
1983/--/-- 54 - Opposition leader Benigno Aquino is assassinated in the Philippines.
1983/--/-- 54 - President Reagan proposes a space-based Strategic Defense Initiative (SDI).
1983/--/-- 54 - Raul Alfonsin is elected as president of Argentina, ending military rule.
1983/--/-- 54 - Reagan proposes "Star Wars" and increases military funding
1983/--/-- 54 - Sally K. Ride becomes the first U.S. woman astronaut.
1983/--/-- 54 - Shirley MacLaine and Jack Nicholson star in the film Terms of Endearment.
1983/--/-- 54 - The Labor party returns to power in Australia; Robert Hawke becomes prime minister.
1983/--/-- 54 - The Soviets shoot down a South Korean airliner that violated its airspace.
1983/--/-- 54 - The compact disc is introduced for recorded music.
1983/--/-- 54 - U.S. forces invade Grenada to protect U.S. lives after a military coup on the island.
1983/--/-- 54 - Yitzhak Shamir succeeds Menachem Begin as prime minister of Israel.
1983/05/05 54 *** Harlan, Arthur [Father] - Died Heart Problems-Pneumonia Related to Old Age Albany, Ky.-Clinton Co. Hosp. Peolia Cemetery-Clinton Co. Kentucky
1983/08/-- 55 *** Bristow, Christopher Michael [Nephew] - entered kindergarten at Albany Elementary School
1983/10/-- 55 - World Series NL PHILADELPHIA (1) AL BALTIMORE (4)
1983/10/25 55 - U.S. invades Caribbean island of Grenada after a coup by Marxist faction in the government.
1984/--/-- 55 *** Harlan, James Matthew [Great Nephew] - Born to Harlan, Ronald Eugene "Gene"
1984/--/-- 55 - A toxic gas leak kills 2,000 and affects an estimated 150,000 in Bhopal, India.
1984/--/-- 55 - American pop singer Madonna releases her album Like a Virgin.
1984/--/-- 55 - American track athlete Carl Lewis wins four gold medals at the Los Angeles Olympics.
1984/--/-- 55 - Brian Mulroney succeeds John Turner as prime minister of Canada.
1984/--/-- 55 - Britain and China sign a treaty for the return of Hong Kong to China in 1997.
1984/--/-- 55 - Britain grants independence to Brunei.
1984/--/-- 55 - British prime minister Margaret Thatcher escapes injury in an IRA bomb attack.
1984/--/-- 55 - Comedian Eddie Murphy stars in the film Beverly Hills Cop.
1984/--/-- 55 - Congress forbids official U.S. aid for the anti-Sandinista contras in Nicaragua.
1984/--/-- 55 - Czech writer Milan Kundera publishes The Unbearable Lightness of Being.
1984/--/-- 55 - Geraldine Ferraro becomes the first woman vice-presidential candidate in the U.S.
1984/--/-- 55 - Indian prime minister Indira Gandhi is assassinated by Sikh extremists.
1984/--/-- 55 - Indian troops attack the Golden Temple at Amritsar to remove militant Sikhs.
1984/--/-- 55 - Rajiv Gandhi becomes prime minister of India.
1984/--/-- 55 - Rap music
1984/--/-- 55 - Rev. Desmond Tutu, opponent of apartheid, is awarded the Nobel Peace Prize.
1984/--/-- 55 - Rock singer Bob Geldof organizes Band Aid to raise funds for African famine victims.
1984/--/-- 55 - Sandinista leader Daniel Ortega Saavedra is elected president of Nicaragua.
1984/--/-- 55 - Shimon Peres succeeds Yitzhak Shamir as prime minister of Israel.
1984/--/-- 55 - Soviet leader Yuri Andropov dies; he is succeeded by Konstantin Chernenko.
1984/--/-- 55 - Space Shuttle astronauts test the manned maneuvering unit and move freely in space.
1984/02/04 55 *** Harlan, Luther [Uncle] - Died Albany, KY Peolia cemetery - Albany, KY
1984/08/-- 56 *** Bristow, David Jesse [Nephew] - began high school at Clinton County High
1984/10/-- 56 - World Series NL SAN DIEGO (1) AL DETROIT (4)
1984/11/18 56 *** Harlan, Eary W. [Great Uncle] - Died Big Meadow Cem. Barren County KY.
1985/--/-- 56 - Albanian premier Enver Hoxha dies; he is succeeded by Ramiz Alia.
1985/--/-- 56 - American film actor Rock Hudson dies from AIDS.
1985/--/-- 56 - American humorist and radio personality Garison Keillor publishes Lake Wobegon Days.
1985/--/-- 56 - American rock singer Tina Turner wins three Grammy Awards.
1985/--/-- 56 - Baseball player Pete Rose beats Ty Cobb's 57-year-old record of 4,191 base hits.
1985/--/-- 56 - Boxer Michael Spinks defeats Larry Holmes for the heavyweight championship.
1985/--/-- 56 - Clint Eastwood directs and stars in the Western film Pale Rider.
1985/--/-- 56 - French agents sink the Greenpeace ship Rainbow Warrior in New Zealand.
1985/--/-- 56 - Gorbachev unravels Soviet system
1985/--/-- 56 - Jose de Sarney becomes the first civilian president of Brazil in 21 years.
1985/--/-- 56 - Julius Nyerere is succeeded as president of Tanzania by Ali Hassan Mwinyi.
1985/--/-- 56 - Maj.-Gen. Mohammed Buhari is ousted in a bloodless coup in Nigeria.
1985/--/-- 56 - Mexico City is heavily damaged by an earthquake.
1985/--/-- 56 - Middleweight champion Marvin Hagler defends his title against Thomas "Hit Man" Hearns.
1985/--/-- 56 - Palestinian terrorists hijack the Italian liner Achille Lauro.
1985/--/-- 56 - Premier Gorbachev initiates glasnost (openness) and perestroika (restructuring).
1985/--/-- 56 - President Milton Obote is ousted in a military coup in Uganda.
1985/--/-- 56 - President Reagan and Mikhail Gorbachev hold their first summit meeting.
1985/--/-- 56 - President Reagan is inaugurated for his second term of office.
1985/--/-- 56 - Robert Redford and Meryl Streep star in the film Out of Africa.
1985/--/-- 56 - Running back Walter Payton sets an all-time NFL record for rushes of 14,860 yards.
1985/--/-- 56 - Shiite Muslim terrorists hijack a TWA Boeing 727 jet to Beirut.
1985/--/-- 56 - Soviet premier Konstantin Chernenko dies; he is succeeded by Mikhail Gorbachev.
1985/--/-- 56 - Sudanese prime minister Gaafar al-Nimeiry is ousted in a military coup.
1985/--/-- 56 - The North American Soccer League (NASL) suspends operations.
1985/--/-- 56 - World chess champion Anatoly Karpov is defeated by 21-year-old Gary Kasparov.
1985/01/21 56 - Reagan's second inauguration.
1985/04/29 56 *** Harlan, John Howard - Died Cancer Albany Kentucky Hillcrest Cemetery at Peolia
1985/05/18 56 *** Benson, Rebecca Ann [1st cousin once removed] & Miller, Kenneth Edwin - Married
1985/10/-- 57 - World Series NL ST. LOUIS (3) AL KANSAS CITY (4)

In 1928 Transportation was by:
          Foot
          Horse
          Bicycle
          Train
          Steamboat
          Balloon
          Car & Bus
          Propeller airplane
By 1985 Transportation was by:
          Diesel ship
          Helicopter
          Jet
          nuclear ship
          Space travel
in addition.
By 1985 Transportation by:
          Horse
          Steamboat
          Balloon
had been discontinued.

In 1928 Communications was by:
          Word of Mouth
          Post Office
          Telegraph
          Telephone
By 1985 Communications was by:
          FAX
          E-Mail
in addition.
By 1985 Communications by:
          Telegraph
had been discontinued.

In 1928 Food Preparation was by:
          Wood
          Gas
By 1985 Food Preparation was by:
          Electric
          Refrigeration
          Dish washer
          Garbage Disposal
in addition.
By 1985 Food Preparation by:
          Wood
had been discontinued.

In 1928 Entertainment was by:
          Social Intercourse
          Organized Sports
          Travel
          Professional Sports
          Movies
          Radio
          Television
          Theme parks
          Computer

In 1928 Health Care was by:
          Operations
          Anesthetic
          X-Rays
          MRI

In 1928 War Making was by:
          gun
          Artillery
          Machine guns
          tank
          Submarine
          Iron Clad ships
          TNT
          Mines
          Chemical agents
          Aeroplane
By 1985 War Making was by:
          Assault rifle
          Biological agents
          Helicopter
          Missiles
          Atomic Bomb
          Satellites
in addition.

In 1928 Navigation was by:
          Stars & Maps
          Compass
          Radio Signals
By 1985 Navigation was by:
          Radar
in addition.

from the SFHR database of Duane Bristow 02-04-2016 10:02:24


Index

Family and Social Relations

of Harlan, John Howard 1928/07/14

Index

Last revised 02/04/16.