Albert Schinz (1919 - 1985)

Albert Schinz
1919 - 1985
updated December 16, 2019
Albert Schinz, father to 2 children, was born on February 27, 1919 in LaSalle, Illinois. He married Mildred Hinkson in November 1946 in Ottawa, Illinois and Albert died on January 18, 1985 in Destin, Florida. They gave birth to Fred William Schinz and David Albert Schinz. He died on January 18, 1985 in Eglin Air Force Base, Florida at 65 years of age. We know that Albert Schinz had been residing in Destin, Okaloosa County, Florida 32541.


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Albert Schinz

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Albert Schinz was born on in LaSalle, LaSalle County, Illinois United States


Albert Schinz died on in Eglin Air Force Base, Okaloosa County, Florida United States 32542

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Kidney Failure

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at Fort Walton Beach Cemetery, 316 Beal Pkwy NW, in Fort Walton Beach, Okaloosa County, Florida United States 32548



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Destin, Okaloosa County, Florida 32541


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Albert Schinz & Mildred Lorraine (Hinkson) Schinz

November 1946 - January 18, 1985
Cause of Separation: Death
Ottawa, LaSalle County, Illinois, 61350, United States



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Albert Schinz, father to 2 children, died on January 18, 1985 in Eglin Air Force Base, Florida at 65 years old. He was buried in Fort Walton Beach Cemetery, Fort Walton Beach, Florida. Albert was born on February 27, 1919 in LaSalle, Illinois. He married Mildred Hinkson in November 1946 in Ottawa, Illinois and Albert died on January 18, 1985 in Destin, Florida. They gave birth to Fred William Schinz and David Albert Schinz. We know that Albert Schinz had been residing in Destin, Okaloosa County, Florida 32541.
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In 1919, in the year that Albert Schinz was born, Indian lawyer Mahatma Gandhi initiated the Satyagraha campaigns, beginning the nonviolent resistance movement against British rule of India. Satyagraha means "holding onto truth" and the campaign for India independence, which was eventually obtained, called for "self-suffering" rather than inflicting suffering (i.e., violence) on others.

In 1927, Albert was only 8 years old when aviator and media darling Charles Lindbergh, age 25, made the first successful solo TransAtlantic flight. "Lucky Lindy" took off from Long Island in New York and flew to Paris, covering  3,600 statute miles and flying for 33 1⁄2-hours. His plane "The Spirit of St. Louis" was a fabric-covered, single-seat, single-engine "Ryan NYP" high-wing monoplane designed by both Lindbergh and the manufacturer's chief engineer.

In 1944, at the age of 25 years old, Albert was alive when on November 7th, Franklin Delano Roosevelt was reelected to a fourth term as President of the United States. Running against Thomas Dewey, Governor of New York, Roosevelt won 53.4 of the popular vote, Dewey got 45.9%.

In 1967, when he was 48 years old, between June 5th and 10th, Israeli and Egypt, Jordan, and Syria fought what came to be called the "Six-Day War". The hostilities began when Israel launched "preemptive" strikes against Egypt, destroying nearly its entire air force. It ended with Israel occupying the Sinai Peninsula, Golan Heights, Gaza Strip and West Bank.

In 1985, in the year of Albert Schinz's passing, in May, a paper published in Nature by three British scientists reported that a huge hole was discovered in the ozone layer over the Antarctic. It was much larger than expected and is due to the use of manmade chemicals.

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