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Andreas Adolph Bottger (1868 - 1957)

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Andreas Adolph Bottger
1868 - 1957
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1868
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1957
Geelong, Australia
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Geelong, Australia
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Andreas Adolph Bottger was born in 1868. He is the child of Johann Andre Bottger and Ann Chaplin Gurr Bottger. He died in 1957 in Geelong, Australia at age 89.
Updated: September 3, 2013
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Andreas Adolph Bottger passed away in 1957 in Geelong, Australia at age 89. He was born in 1868. He is the child of Johann Andre Bottger and Ann Chaplin Gurr Bottger.
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In 1868, in the year that Andreas Adolph Bottger was born, on October 28th, Thomas Edison - age 21 - applied for his first patent. It was for the electric vote recorder and was designed to make voting quicker and the counting of votes more accurate. Congress didn't like the idea so Edison's voting machine was never used.

In 1889, Andreas was 21 years old when on January 15th, the Coca-Cola Company was incorporated - originally as the "Pemberton Medicine Company". The Coca-Cola drink was originally created by John Stith Pemberton, first as a patent medicine and then as a soda fountain drink. Pemberton had sold the company in 1888, shortly before he died.

In 1927, by the time he was 59 years old, 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".

In 1937, he was 69 years old when on May 28th, the San Francisco Golden Gate Bridge opened to cars. Taking 5 years to build, the 4,200-foot-long suspension bridge was an engineering marvel of its time - 11 men died during construction. The "international orange" color was chosen because it resisted rust and fading. To the present, it is the symbol of the City that is known throughout the world.

In 1957, in the year of Andreas Adolph Bottger's passing, on October 4th, the Soviet Union launched Sputnik I, the first man made earth-orbiting satellite - and triggered the Space Race. Sputnik I was only 23 inches in diameter and had no tracking equipment, only 4 antennas, but it had a big impact.

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