William Marlow Thompson

18 April 1920–31 January 1990 (Age 69)
Frederick, Maryland, United States

The Life Summary of William Marlow

When William Marlow Thompson was born on 18 April 1920, in Frederick, Maryland, United States, his father, Otho Fielder Thompson, was 44 and his mother, Olive Leola Thompson, was 40. He died on 31 January 1990, in Baltimore, Maryland, United States, at the age of 69, and was buried in Maryland, United States.

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1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack
Age 3
Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.
1923 · Amendment of Equal Rights
Age 3
Is a proposed amendment to help guarantee equal legal rights for all citizens of the United States. Its main objective is to end legal distinctions between the two genders in terms of divorce, property, employment, and other legal matters. Even though it isn't the 28th Amendment yet, it has started conversations about the meaning of legal equality.
Age 21
Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from the Middle English personal name T(h)om(me) (see Thom ) + -son ‘son of Tom’. Thomson is usually the Scottish form, that with the intrusive -p- being English. Both forms are common in Ireland. The surname Thompson is also very common among African Americans.Americanized form of Danish, Norwegian, and North German Thomsen and of its Swedish cognate Thomsson. Compare Thomson .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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