Calvin Leroy Washington

9 Sep 1949 - 26 Sep 1973

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Calvin Leroy Washington

9 Sep 1949 - 26 Sep 1973
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The burial record of Calvin Leroy Washington. Cemetery: Fort Logan National Cemetery, Location: Denver, Denver, Colorado, United States. Birth: 9 Sep 1949, Death: 26 Sep 1973.
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Calvin Leroy Washington

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Fort Logan National Cemetery

4400 West Kenyon Avenue
Denver, Denver, Colorado
United States

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1949
Calvin Leroy Washington was born on 9 Sep 1949
Calvin Leroy Washington was 4 years old when Jonas Salk announced the successful test of his polio vaccine on a small group of adults and children (vaccination pictured). Jonas Edward Salk was an American medical researcher and virologist. He discovered and developed one of the first successful polio vaccines. Born in New York City, he attended New York University School of Medicine, later choosing to do medical research instead of becoming a practicing physician. In 1939, after earning his medical degree, Salk began an internship as a physician scientist at Mount Sinai Hospital. Two years later he was granted a fellowship at the University of Michigan, where he would study flu viruses with his mentor Thomas Francis, Jr.
Calvin Leroy Washington was 15 years old when Martin Luther King Jr. received the Nobel Peace Prize for combating racial inequality through nonviolence. Martin Luther King Jr. was an American Baptist minister and activist who became the most visible spokesperson and leader in the civil rights movement from 1954 until his death in 1968. Born in Atlanta, King is best known for advancing civil rights through nonviolence and civil disobedience, tactics his Christian beliefs and the nonviolent activism of Mahatma Gandhi helped inspire.
Calvin Leroy Washington died on 26 Sep 1973 at the age of 24

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