Adam Frank (1935 - 1987)

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Adam Frank
1935 - 1987
August 25, 1935
May 1987
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Lake Charles, Calcasieu County, Louisiana 70601
Adam Frank was born on August 25, 1935. He died in May 1987 at age 51. We know that Adam Frank had been residing in Lake Charles, Calcasieu County, Louisiana 70601.
Updated: February 6, 2019
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Adam Frank passed away in May 1987 at age 51. He was born on August 25, 1935. We have no information about Adam's immediate family. We know that Adam Frank had been residing in Lake Charles, Calcasieu County, Louisiana 70601.

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In 1935, in the year that Adam Frank was born, on September 8th, Louisiana Senator Huey Long was shot by Dr. Carl Weiss. Weiss was shot and killed immediately by Long's bodyguards - Long died two days later from his injuries. Long had received many death threats previously, as well as threats against his family. He was a powerful and controversial figure in Louisiana politics (and probably gained power through multiple criminal acts). His opponents became frustrated with their attempts to oust him and Dr. Weiss was the son-in-law of one of those opponents. His funeral was attended by 200,000 mourners.

In 1947, at the age of just 12 years old, Adam was alive when on April 15th, Jackie Robinson joined the Brooklyn Dodgers, playing first base. He was the first black man to play in the Major Leagues. Since the 1880's, professional baseball had been segregated and blacks played in the "Negro leagues". He went on to play for 10 years.

In 1965, he was 30 years old when on March 8th, the first US combat troops arrived in Vietnam. The 3500 Marines joined 23,000 "advisors" already in South Vietnam. By the end of the year, 190,000 American soldiers were in the country.

In 1979, he was 44 years old when on March 28th, a partial nuclear meltdown occurred at the power plant at Three Mile Island Pennsylvania. Radiation leaked into the environment, resulting in a rating of 5 on a scale of 7 ("Accident With Wider Consequences") . It ended up costing $1 billion to clean up the site.

In 1987, in the year of Adam Frank's passing, was the first time that a criminal in the United States - a serial rapist - was convicted through the use of DNA evidence.

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