Elwood Francis Richard Jr

8 March 1924–24 December 2009 (Age 85)
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Elwood Francis

When Elwood Francis Richard Jr was born on 8 March 1924, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Elwood Francis Richard, was 24 and his mother, Anna McCall Richard, was 25. He died on 24 December 2009, in Mount Laurel, Burlington, New Jersey, United States, at the age of 85.

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Elwood Francis Richard
Anna McCall Richard
Elwood Francis Richard Jr

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World Events (8)


Age 3

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Age 5

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.
1947 · New Jersey State Constitution (Current Version)

Age 23

The New Jersey state government was reorganized through a new update to the state constitution. One of the most notable changes was that voting rights were restored to females and non-white citizens. Other adjustments included: Governors could serve four years (instead of three), and the state legislature would include a 40-member senate and 80-member General Assembly.

Name Meaning

From the Old German name Reichart or Richart, from "reich-hart," very powerful, strong, or rich. A nickname is Dick and, as a diminutive, Dickon. Hecka is a Cornish form of Dick. Richart and Rizard are Anglo-Norman forms of Richard. Richoard is a female name from Richard. Ruiseard is a Gaelic form of Richard. Rychard is another spelling of Richard and sometimes found as a female name.

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