Russell Edward Collins

17 February 1945–29 January 2009 (Age 63)
Ontario, Canada

The Life of Russell Edward

When Russell Edward Collins was born on 17 February 1945, in Ontario, Canada, his father, Edward Archie Collins, was 33 and his mother, Audrey Bertha Hamm, was 28. He died on 29 January 2009, in Coeur d'Alene, Kootenai, Idaho, United States, at the age of 63.

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Family Time Line

Edward Archie Collins
1911–2006
Audrey Bertha Hamm
1916–1995
Russell Edward Collins
1945–2009

Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (8)

1947 · The Presidential Succession Act

Age 2

The Presidential Succession Act is an act establishing the presidential line of succession. This was a precursor for the Twenty-fifth Amendment which outlines what is to happen when a President is killed, dies, or is unable to fulfill the responsibilities of President.
1955 · General Motors Auto Workers Strike

Age 10

From 1955-1956, around 17,000 workers for General Motors went on strike. They wanted a pay raise, more secure working conditions, and a health plan half paid by General Motors. The strike lasted 148 days.
1962 · The Cuban Missile Crisis

Age 17

The Cuban Missile Crisis was a 13-day confrontation between the United States and the Soviet Union because of Soviet ballistic missile deployment in Cuba. This confrontation was the closest that the Cold War became a nuclear war.

Name Meaning

1 Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Coileáin and Mac Coileáin ( see Cullen 1).2 English: patronymic from the Middle English personal name Col(l)in, a pet form of Coll , itself a short form of Nicholas .3 Americanized form of French Colin .

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

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  • Russell Edward Collins, "Michigan, Detroit Manifests of Arrivals at the Port of Detroit, 1906-1954"

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