Anatoli Semeniw (1938 - 2001)

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Anatoli Semeniw
1938 - 2001
November 3, 1938
April 2, 2001
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Paterson, Passaic County, New Jersey 07501
Anatoli Semeniw was born on November 3, 1938. He died on April 2, 2001 at 62 years of age. We know that Anatoli Semeniw had been residing in Paterson, Passaic County, New Jersey 07501.
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Updated: May 20, 2021
He was an extremely troubled and abusive alcoholic and drug addict who married had three children and then totally abandoned his wife and children in favor of living on the street and panhandling for money to buy alcohol and pills. I have no idea why he is on this website to be celebrated: it's a huge shame & embarrassment. All three of his children grew up to be alcoholic drug addicts. His oldest son drown at the age of 34 swimming drunk in a reservoir. His youngest daughter just passed away at the age of 51 from drug addiction. Like I said I have no idea why his name and likeness are posted here to be thought about. Believe me no one wants to think about Anatoli Semeniw. Ever.
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I already said he lived in the street he panhandled he was an alcoholic who slept in doorways

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Andrea Draper commented on May 20
He drove his wife to alcoholism and Insanity at the end of her life

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Anatoli Semeniw died on April 2, 2001 at 62 years of age. He was born on November 3, 1938. We are unaware of information about Anatoli's surviving family. We know that Anatoli Semeniw had been residing in Paterson, Passaic County, New Jersey 07501.

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In 1938, in the year that Anatoli Semeniw was born, on October 30th, a Sunday, The Mercury Theatre on the Air broadcast Orson Welles' special Halloween show The War of the World's. A clever take on H.G. Wells' novel, the show began with simulated "breaking news" of an invasion by Martians. Because of the realistic nature of the "news," there was a public outcry the next day, calling for regulation by the FCC. Although the current story is that many were fooled and panicked, in reality very few people were fooled. But the show made Orson Welles' career.

In 1945, Anatoli was just 7 years old when on March 12th, a riot erupted at a Japanese internment camp in Santa Fe New Mexico. Two days earlier, white shirts with the Rising Sun on the back had been confiscated and the prisoners objected. Three leaders of the protest were removed and sent to another camp. Guards at the Santa Fe camp were armed with submachine guns, shotguns, and gun masks. On the morning of the 12th, prisoners began throwing rocks at the guards. When the "rioters" wouldn't disperse, the guards were ordered to use tear gas and batons. Four men were badly injured as a result.

In 1960, at the age of 22 years old, Anatoli was alive when on May 1st, an American CIA U-2 spy plane, piloted by Francis Gary Powers, was shot down by a surface-to-air missile over the Soviet Union. Powers ejected and survived but was captured. The U.S. claimed that the U-2 was a "weather plane" but Powers was convicted in the Soviet Union of espionage. He was released in 1962 after 1 year, 9 months and 10 days in prison.

In 1981, he was 43 years old when on January 20th, Ronald Reagan became the 40th President of the United States. He ran against the incumbent, Jimmy Carter, and won 50.7% of the popular vote to Carter's 41.0%.

In 1992, by the time he was 54 years old, on February 1st, US President George Bush and President Boris Yeltsin of Russia jointly announced an end to the Cold War, proclaiming a new era of "friendship and partnership". At Camp David in Maryland, they reviewed ways to jointly reduce nuclear arms and support reforms in Russia but no agreement was reached at that meeting.

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