Douglas P. Matthews

26 Jul 1941 - 16 Feb 1995

Change Your Language

close

You can change the language of the BillionGraves website by changing the default language of your browser.

Learn More
English
Register

Douglas P. Matthews

26 Jul 1941 - 16 Feb 1995
edit Edit Record
photo Add Images
group_add Add Family
description Add a memory

Grave site information of Douglas P. Matthews (26 Jul 1941 - 16 Feb 1995) at Forest Home Cemetery in Townsend, Oconto, Wisconsin, United States from BillionGraves

Life Information

Douglas P. Matthews

Born:
Died:

Forest Home Cemetery

17600-17698 Lonely Ln
Townsend, Oconto, Wisconsin
United States

Headstone Description

Father Mother Son Son
Transcriber

Jim Wagner

May 29, 2017
Photographer

Jim Wagner

May 28, 2017

Nearby Graves

See more nearby graves
Upgrade to BG+

Family

Relationships on the headstone

add

Relationships added by users

add

Grave Site of Douglas P.

edit

Douglas P. Matthews is buried in the Forest Home Cemetery at the location displayed on the map below. This GPS information is ONLY available at BillionGraves. Our technology can help you find the gravesite and other family members buried nearby.

Download the free BillionGraves mobile app for iPhone and Android before you go to the cemetery and it will guide you right to the gravesite.
android Google play phone_iphone App Store

Life timeline of Douglas P. Matthews

1941
Douglas P. Matthews was born on 26 Jul 1941
Douglas P. Matthews was 16 years old when Space Race: Launch of Sputnik 1, the first artificial satellite to orbit the Earth. The Space Race refers to the 20th-century competition between two Cold War rivals, the Soviet Union (USSR) and the United States (US), for dominance in spaceflight capability. It had its origins in the missile-based nuclear arms race between the two nations that occurred following World War II, aided by captured German missile technology and personnel from the Aggregat program. The technological superiority required for such dominance was seen as necessary for national security, and symbolic of ideological superiority. The Space Race spawned pioneering efforts to launch artificial satellites, uncrewed space probes of the Moon, Venus, and Mars, and human spaceflight in low Earth orbit and to the Moon.
Douglas P. Matthews was 23 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.
1977
Douglas P. Matthews was 36 years old when Star Wars is released in theaters. Star Wars is a 1977 American epic space opera film written and directed by George Lucas. It is the first film in the original Star Wars trilogy and the beginning of the Star Wars franchise. Starring Mark Hamill, Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher, Peter Cushing, Alec Guinness, David Prowse, James Earl Jones, Anthony Daniels, Kenny Baker, and Peter Mayhew, the film focuses on the Rebel Alliance, led by Princess Leia (Fisher), and its attempt to destroy the Galactic Empire's space station, the Death Star.
Douglas P. Matthews was 41 years old when Michael Jackson's Thriller, the best-selling album of all time, was released. Michael Joseph Jackson was an American singer, songwriter, and dancer. Dubbed the "King of Pop", he was one of the most popular entertainers in the world, and was the best-selling music artist during the year of his death. Jackson's contributions to music, dance, and fashion along with his publicized personal life made him a global figure in popular culture for over four decades.
Douglas P. Matthews died on 16 Feb 1995 at the age of 53
BillionGraves.com
Grave record for Douglas P. Matthews (26 Jul 1941 - 16 Feb 1995), BillionGraves Record 23290701 Townsend, Oconto, Wisconsin, United States

Loading