William Elias Nickerson

9 December 1947–11 February 2015 (Age 67)
Kingston, Ulster, New York, United States

The Life of William Elias

William Elias Nickerson was born on 9 December 1947, in Kingston, Ulster, New York, United States as the son of William John Nickerson. He died on 11 February 2015, in Albany, Albany, New York, United States, at the age of 67.

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William John Nickerson
1926–2011
William Elias Nickerson
1947–2015

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World Events (3)

1948 · The Beginning of the Cold War

Age 1

The Berlin Blockade was the first major crises of the Cold War. The Soviet Union blocked all access to the sectors of Berlin under Western control and offered to drop the blockade if the newly introduced Deutsche Mark was removed from West Berlin. The Berlin Blockade showed the different ideological and economic visions for postwar Europe. Even though there wasn't any fire fight during the cold war, many of these skirmishes arose and almost caused nuclear war on multiple occasions.
1949 · NATO is Established

Age 2

The North Atlantic Treaty Organization is an alliance between 29 North American and European countries. The agreement of the alliance is to help defend each other if attacked by an external country. The last country to enter was Montenegro in 2017.
1950

Age 3

United States military forces play a leading role against North Korean and Chinese troops in Korean War.

Name Meaning

English (Norfolk): patronymic from a pet form of Nicholas .

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

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