Dennis Anderson

1955–1972 (Age 17)
Brooklyn, New York City, New York, United States

The Life of Dennis

Dennis Anderson was born about 1955, in Brooklyn, New York City, New York, United States as the son of Louis A Anderson. He died about 1972, in his hometown, at the age of 17.

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Louis A Anderson
1928–2003
Dennis Anderson
1955–1972

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World Events (3)

1955 · The Civil Rights Movement Begins

Age 0

The civil rights movement was a movement to enforce constitutional and legal rights for African Americans that the other Americans enjoyed. By using nonviolent campaigns, those involved secured new recognition in laws and federal protection of all Americans. Moderators worked with Congress to pass of several pieces of legislation that overturned discriminatory practices.
1955 · To War in Vietnam

Age 0

The Vietnam War was another civil war brought about from the Cold War. It was fought between the North Vietnamese, who were supported by the Soviet Union, China, and other communist allies, and the South Vietnamese, who were supported by the United States, South Korea, the Philippines, Australia, Thailand and other anti-communist allies. The war caused two more civil wars in Laos and Cambodia and resulted in all three countries becoming communist states.
1956 · The Federal Aid Highway Act

Age 1

With the construction of 41,000 miles of the Interstate Highway System, the Federal Aid Highway Act made way for the largest public works project in American history at that time. One of the purposes was to provide military access to places in case of an attack.

Name Meaning

Scottish: Andrew's son

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