Updated at October 1, 2022 by BirthdayDBs Team
Claude Choules is best known as War Hero who has born on March 03, 1901 in England. Currently, Claude Choules is 121 years, 6 months and 29 days old. Claude Choules will celebrate 122nd birthday on Friday, 3rd of March 2023. Below the countdown to Claude Choules upcoming birthday.
English-Australian military veteran who served in Australian Navy during both World Wars. He witnessed the scuttling of the German fleet in Scapa Flow in 1919 and was interviewed for documentaries like The Last Tommy.
He quit school at age fourteen and began serving on the TS Mercury in 1915.
At the time of his death at age 110, he was the oldest man in Australia.
He was married to his wife Ethel for 76 years.
He and Florence Green were the last two surviving men to have served in World War I.
Claude Choules is 121 years old today.
Claude Choules was born on March 03, 1901 in England.
Claude Choules zodiac sign is Pisces.
Claude Choules was best known as War Hero.
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Below are historical events that coincided with Claude Choules's birthday including important historical events as well as births and deaths of historical figures.
|1951||Jackie Brenston, with Ike Turner and his band, records "Rocket 88", often cited as "the first rock and roll record", at Sam Phillips's recording studios in Memphis, Tennessee.|
|1953||A De Havilland Comet (Canadian Pacific Air Lines) crashes in Karachi, Pakistan, killing 11.|
|1958||Nuri al-Said becomes Prime Minister of Iraq for the eighth time.|
|1969||Apollo program: NASA launches Apollo 9 to test the lunar module.|
|1972||Mohawk Airlines Flight 405 crashes as a result of a control malfunction and insufficient training in emergency procedures.|
|1974||Turkish Airlines Flight 981 crashes at Ermenonville near Paris, France killing all 346 aboard.|
|1980||The USS Nautilus is decommissioned and stricken from the Naval Vessel Register.|
|1985||Arthur Scargill declares that the National Union of Mineworkers' national executive voted to end the longest-running industrial dispute in Great Britain without any peace deal over pit closures.|
|1985||A magnitude 8.3 earthquake strikes the Valparaíso Region of Chile, killing 177 and leaving nearly a million people homeless.|
|1986||The Australia Act 1986 commences, causing Australia to become fully independent from the United Kingdom.|
|1991||An amateur video captures the beating of Rodney King by Los Angeles police officers.|
|2005||James Roszko murders four Royal Canadian Mounted Police constables during a drug bust at his property in Rochfort Bridge, Alberta, then commits suicide. This is the deadliest peace-time incident for the RCMP since 1885 and the North-West Rebellion.|
|2005||Steve Fossett becomes the first person to fly an airplane non-stop around the world solo without refueling.|
|2005||Margaret Wilson is elected as Speaker of the New Zealand House of Representatives, beginning a period lasting until August 23, 2006 where all the highest political offices (including Elizabeth II as Head of State), were occupied by women, making New Zealand the first country for this to occur.|
|2013||A bomb blast in Karachi, Pakistan, kills at least 45 people and injured 180 others in a predominately Shia Muslim area.|
|1987||The birth of Shraddha Kapoor, Indian actress, singer, and designer|
|1988||The birth of Teodora Mirčić, Serbian tennis player|
|1988||The birth of Michael Morrison, English footballer|
|1988||The birth of Jan-Arie van der Heijden, Dutch footballer|
|1988||The birth of Max Waller, English cricketer|
|1989||The birth of Erwin Mulder, Dutch footballer|
|1990||The birth of Vladimir Janković, Greek-Serbian basketball player|
|1991||The birth of Anri Sakaguchi, Japanese actress|
|1991||The birth of Cho-rong, South Korean singer|
|1993||The birth of Gabriela Cé, Brazilian tennis player|
|1993||The birth of Nicole Gibbs, American tennis player|
|1993||The birth of James Roberts, Australian rugby league player|
|1994||The birth of Umika Kawashima, Japanese singer and actress|
|1997||The birth of Camila Cabello, Cuban-American singer|
|1998||The birth of Jayson Tatum, American basketball player|
|2013||The death of Bobby Rogers, American singer-songwriter (b. 1940)|
|2014||The death of Robert Ashley, American soldier and composer (b. 1930)|
|2014||The death of Sherwin B. Nuland, American surgeon, author, and educator (b. 1930)|
|2014||The death of William R. Pogue, American colonel, pilot, and astronaut (b. 1930)|
|2014||The death of Don Shows, American football player and coach (b. 1940)|
|2015||The death of Ernest Braun, Austrian-English physicist and academic (b. 1925)|
|2015||The death of M. Stanton Evans, American journalist and author (b. 1934)|
|2016||The death of Hayabusa, Japanese wrestler (b. 1968)|
|2016||The death of Berta Cáceres, Honduran environmentalist (b. 1973)|
|2016||The death of Martin Crowe, New Zealand cricketer and sportscaster (b. 1962)|
|2016||The death of Thanat Khoman, Thai politician and diplomat, Deputy Prime Minister of Thailand (b. 1914)|
|2017||The death of René Préval, Haitian politician (b. 1943)|
|2018||The death of Roger Bannister, English middle-distance athlete, first man to run a four-minute mile (b. 1929)|
|2018||The death of David Ogden Stiers, American actor, voice actor and musician (b. 1942)|
|2019||The death of Peter Hurford OBE, British organist and composer (b. 1930)|
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