Andrew Fritz (1900 - 1976)

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Andrew Fritz
1900 - 1976
updated February 06, 2019
Andrew Fritz was born on March 5, 1900. He died in August 1976 at age 76. We know that Andrew Fritz had been residing in Elizabeth, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania 15037.


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Andrew Fritz passed away in August 1976 at age 76. He was born on March 5, 1900. We are unaware of information about Andrew's immediate family. We know that Andrew Fritz had been residing in Elizabeth, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania 15037.
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In 1900, in the year that Andrew Fritz was born, Carrie Chapman Catt succeeded Susan B. Anthony as the president of the National American Woman Suffrage Association. NAWSA was created by Anthony in 1890 in order to fight for the right of women to vote in the United States. Membership in NAWSA began at 7,000 and in the decades of the struggle - women didn't get the right to vote until 1920 - membership rose to 2 million.

In 1915, by the time he was just 15 years old, in April, the Ottoman Empire rounded up, arrested, and deported 235 to 270 Armenian intellectuals and community leaders in Turkey. As their actions continued through the next several years, an estimated 600,000 to 1 million Armenians were killed by Turkish soldiers.

In 1937, Andrew was 37 years old when on May 6th, the German zeppelin the Hindenburg caught fire and blew up. The Hindenburg was a passenger ship traveling to Frankfurt Germany. It tried to dock in New Jersey, one of the stops, and something went wrong - it blew up. Thirty-six people were killed out of the 97 on board - 13 passengers, 22 crewmen, and one ground worker. The reasons for the explosion are still disputed.

In 1954, at the age of 54 years old, Andrew was alive when on May 17th, the Supreme Court released a decision on Brown v. Board of Education of Topeka. The ruling stated that state laws establishing separate public schools for black and white students was unconstitutional thus paving the way for integration in schools.

In 1976, in the year of Andrew Fritz's passing, on August 4th, a mysterious illness struck an American Legion convention in Philadelphia. Within a week, 25 people had died and 130 people had been hospitalized. It was the first known instance of what came to be called "Legionnaires Disease."

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Born: around 1924
New York, United States
Andrew Fritz
Born: around 1907
New Jersey, United States
Andrew Fritz
Born: around 1913
Pennsylvania, United States
Andrew J Fritz
Born: around 1913
New York, United States
Andrew M Fritz
Born: around 1923
Illinois, United States
Andrew F Fritz
Born: around 1920
Michigan, United States
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Died: Oct 22, 1907
Andrew J Fritz
around 1851 - Apr 23, 1909
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around 1888 - Jul 7, 1928
Andrew Fritz
around 1861 - Jun 6, 1893
Andrew A. Fritz
Born: around 1955
Andrew Edward Fritz
Born: around 1929
Andrew A. Fritz
Born: around 1979
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Jan 2, 1903 - February 1974
Andrew A Fritz
Jul 15, 1903 - Apr 1, 1992
Denver, CO

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Bernice Fritz
Sep 11, 1918 - February 1987
Jane A Fritz
Jan 19, 1921 - Jan 19, 2006
Chambersburg, PA
Helen M Fritz
Apr 17, 1914 - May 16, 2001
Chambersburg, PA
Marie Fritz
Mar 27, 1906 - April 1985
Horsham, PA
Allison Fritz
Jun 15, 1907 - May 1984
Orangeville, PA
Charlotte Edith Fritz
Apr 1, 1926 - Sep 21, 2010
Placerville, CA
Ernest L Fritz
Sep 2, 1925 - Sep 6, 1995
Somerset, PA
Lucille B Fritz
Mar 5, 1928 - Sep 29, 2000
Nanty Glo, PA
Philip G Fritz
Aug 22, 1930 - Feb 12, 1996
Pittsburgh, PA
Richard J Fritz
May 2, 1930 - Nov 3, 1982
Philadelphia, PA
Robert K Fritz
Jul 28, 1933 - May 11, 2000
Soddy Daisy, TN
Gertrude Fritz
Mar 16, 1920 - Dec 20, 1995
Philadelphia, PA
Thomas Fritz
Jan 28, 1941 - Feb 16, 2000
Scranton, PA
Kenneth R Fritz
Nov 27, 1938 - Mar 4, 2009
Parkersburg, WV
Patricia A Fritz
Jul 26, 1942 - Sep 23, 1997
Donald B Fritz
Mar 24, 1947 - Apr 29, 2011
Stroudsburg, PA
Anna Fritz
Oct 17, 1901 - December 1980
Pittsburgh, PA
Ruth Fritz
Mar 3, 1904 - May 1987
Absecon, NJ
William R Fritz
Feb 22, 1949 - Jan 2, 2004
York, PA
Marie Fritz
May 11, 1886 - September 1979
Philadelphia, PA

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