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The Great Obituary Hunt: A Genealogy Research Guide Albert Einstein death 1955 History Facts, World History, Family History, History Posters, History Timeline, Newspaper Headlines, Times Newspaper, Newspaper Article, Theory Of Relativity

The Great Obituary Hunt: A Genealogy Research Guide

Like all good detective work, genealogy research benefits from organization, patience, and procedure. One of many tools in the researchers toolbox is the obituary. Obituaries are small articles in a newspaper that offer a posthumous piece of the story of a person’s life. They can also be very useful to those who are researching genealogy, adding details that would otherwise be unknown. The names of relatives, location of birth, final resting place, occupation, religious affiliation…

Autopsy of Janis Joplin - Kozmic Blues Newspaper Headlines, Old Newspaper, Newspaper Article, Newspaper Archives, Patti Smith, Rock And Roll, Rainha Do Rock, Jimi Hendricks, Just Kids

Autopsy of Janis Joplin - Kozmic Blues

The autopsy report of Janis Joplin as well as her certificate of death and last will and testament.

In the search for aviator Amelia Earhart, speculation about shark-infested waters was the top headline in the July edition of The Baltimore News-Post. Newspaper Front Pages, Vintage Newspaper, Newspaper Article, Newspaper Design, Amelia Earhart, History Facts, World History, Amelie, Front Page News

25 Newspaper Headlines From the Past That Shaped History

This collection of newspaper headlines chronicles some of the most memorable events of the past, informing and shocking millions of readers in just a few words. Ultimately, these iconic events helped shaped the history of the world. H/T Pinterest

JFK Assassination, November John F. Kennedy, president and Lyndon Johnson,President American Presidents, Us Presidents, American History, Les Kennedy, John F Kennedy, Kennedy Assassination, Historia Universal, Presidential History, E Mc2

President John F. Kennedy's assassination

On this day, a Friday, President John F. Kennedy was assassinated while riding in a motorcade through Dallas. Chicago froze in horror, the moment sealed in memories people would carry for the rest of their lives. Office workers on their lunch hours when the news broke stood on the street, some too shocked to speak, some openly weeping. Crowds gathered around loudspeakers strung up in the Loop, listened to radios in hotel lobbies and watched television sets in restaurants and bars.

What Really Happened during the Chappaquiddick Incident When Ted Kennedy was Blamed for a Death Newspaper Front Pages, Vintage Newspaper, Newspaper Article, Los Kennedy, Jackie Kennedy, Robert Kennedy, Newspaper Headlines, Headline News, What Really Happened

Ted Kennedy was involved in a car crash at Chappaquiddick in 1969 which left Mary Jo Kopechne dead

David "Stringbean" Akeman was an American country music banjo player and comedy musician, a Grand Ole Opry member, but probably best known & remembered today for his role on the hit television show, Hee Haw. Country Western Singers, Country Musicians, Country Music Artists, Country Boys, American Country, Popular Music Artists, Country Music Stars, Grandpa Jones, Mountain Music

The Tragic Murder of David “Stringbean” Akeman

Today is the birthday of David “Stringbean” Akeman (1916-1973). Stringbean was one of the key performers on the syndicated country variety show Hee Haw from 1969 until his death in 1973…