Anthony Adamo (1920 - 1986)

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Bremerton, Kitsap County, Washington

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Silverdale, Kitsap County, Washington

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Parent: Samuel. Adamo
Mother: Rose Adamo
Siblings: Agnes Chapman

Children: Debbie Kelley

Wife: Delores Adamo

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1920 - In the year that Anthony Adamo was born, on November 2, radio station KDKA began broadcasting in Pittsburgh, PA. This was the first commercial radio broadcast in the United States. Westinghouse, a leading manufacturer of radios and the backer of the station, chose the date because of the Presidential election. People liked it because they could hear about the results of the election between Harding and Cox before the morning papers arrived. Four years later, there were 600 commercial stations broadcasting in the U.S.

1941 - By the time he was 21 years old, on June 25th, President Roosevelt signed Executive Order 8802, prohibiting racial discrimination in the defense industry. EO 8802 was the first federal action to prohibit employment discrimination - without prejudice as to "race, creed, color, or national origin" - in the U.S. Civil Rights groups had planned a march on Washington D.C. to protest for equal rights but with the signing of the Order, they canceled the March.

1947 - By the time he was 27 years old, 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.

1984 - When he was 64 years old, on January 1, "Baby Bells" were created. AT&T had been the provider of telephone service (and equipment) in the United States. The company kept Western Electric, Bell Labs, and AT&T Long Distance. Seven new regional companies (the Baby Bells) covered local telephone service and were separately owned. AT&T lost 70% of its book value due to this move.

1986 - In the year of Anthony Adamo's passing, on September 8th, the Oprah Winfrey Show went into national syndication. A popular talk show, it was number 1 in the ratings since its debut. The last show aired on May 25, 2011.

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Anthony Adamo, father to 1 child, passed away in April 1986 in Bremerton, Washington at 65 years old. No cause of death has been listed. Anthony was born on April 11, 1920. He was born to Samuel. Adamo and Rose Adamo, with sibling Agnes. He was the parent of Debbie Kelley with an unknown partner.He married Delores Adamo. We know that Anthony Adamo had been residing in Silverdale, Kitsap County, Washington.

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