Abrom Hay (1908 - 1972)

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Tampa, Hillsborough County, Florida

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Catherine “Kitty” Gertrude Hay

Catherine “Kitty” Gertrude Hay

Jerry Hay

Jerry Hay

Peter Grant Hay

Peter Grant Hay

James Lyle Hay gravesite

James Lyle Hay gravesite

Linda Esmerelda Stead

Linda Esmerelda Stead

Irene Veronica Hay gravesite

Irene Veronica Hay gravesite

Alfred and Rita Hay gravesite

Alfred and Rita Hay gravesite

James Lyle Hay

James Lyle Hay

James Lyle Hay

James Lyle Hay

Wilfred & Jean Hay gravesite

Wilfred & Jean Hay gravesite

Thomas Kellas Hay gravesite

Thomas Kellas Hay gravesite

Wilfred & Jean Hay gravesite

Wilfred & Jean Hay gravesite

Grave of James & Rachael Hay

Grave of James & Rachael Hay

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Jane Hay, Ohio, 1939 Catherine “Kitty” Gertrude Hay Jerry Hay Peter Grant Hay

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1908 - In the year that Abrom Hay was born, President Theodore Roosevelt held the White House Conservation Conference, which lead to the establishment of the National Conservation Commission. Preparing the first inventory of the United State's natural resources, the commission was divided into four parts: water, forests, lands, and minerals.

1927 - Abrom was 19 years old when the first "talkie" (a movie with music, songs, and talking), The Jazz Singer, was released. Al Jolson starred as a cantor's son who instead of following in his father's footsteps as expected, becomes a singer of popular songs. Banished by his father, they reconcile on his father's deathbed. It was a tear-jerker and audiences went wild - especially when they heard the songs. Thus begun the demise of silent films and the rise of "talkies".

1947 - When this person was 39 years old, on November 25th, the Hollywood "Black List" was created by the House Un-American Activities Committee (HUAC). Ten Hollywood writers and directors had refused to testify to the Committee regarding "Communists" or "Reds" in the movie industry. The next day, the blacklist was created and they were fired.

1948 - At the age of 40 years old, Abrom was alive when on May 14th, the State of Israel was proclaimed by David Ben-Gurion, who became Israel's first Premier, and the U.S. officially recognized Israel. That evening, Egypt launched an air assault on Israel.

1972 - In the year of Abrom Hay's passing, on September 5th, the Palestinian terrorist group Black September, with the assistance of German neo-nazis, kidnapped and killed 11 Israeli athletes at the Olympic Games in Munich. The attackers crept into the Olympic Village and abducted the athletes while they were sleeping. A German policeman was also killed.

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Abrom Hay died in February 1972 at 63 years of age. There is no listed cause of death. Abrom was born on November 15, 1908. There is no information about Abrom's family or relationships. We know that Abrom Hay had been residing in Tampa, Hillsborough County, Florida.

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