Antonio Fuentes (1888 - 1981)

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Antonio Fuentes
1888 - 1981
updated February 06, 2019
Antonio Fuentes was born on November 29, 1888. He died in February 1981 at 92 years of age. We know that Antonio Fuentes had been residing in Miami, Miami-Dade County, Florida.

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Antonio Fuentes passed away in February 1981 at 92 years of age. He was born on November 29, 1888. There is no information about Antonio's family. We know that Antonio Fuentes had been residing in Miami, Miami-Dade County, Florida.
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In 1888, in the year that Antonio Fuentes was born, on August 7th, the body of a prostitute was found in the Whitechapel section of London. Martha Tabram had been stabbed 39 times - a possible but not confirmed victim of Jack the Ripper. On August 31st, the body of Mary Ann Nichols was found - stabbed and mutilated. On September 8th, the body of Annie Chapman was found - throat slit and disemboweled. On September 30th, Elizabeth Stride, also a prostitute in Whitechapel, was found dead from a slit throat. Within an hour, another body was discovered - Catherine Eddowes'. She was far more savagely murdered and it is thought that the Ripper had more time with her. Then, on November 9th, the body of prostitute Mary Jane Kelly was found in a boarding room in Whitechapel. Considered to be the probable fifth, and last, of Jack the Ripper's victims, Kelly's was the most savage of his murders.

In 1933, by the time he was 45 years old, Frances Perkins became the first woman to hold a cabinet-level position, appointed by President Roosevelt to serve as Secretary of Labor. She told him that her priorities would be a 40-hour work week, a minimum wage, unemployment compensation, worker’s compensation, abolition of child labor, direct federal aid to the states for unemployment relief, Social Security, a revitalized federal employment service, and universal health insurance. President Roosevelt approved of all of them and most them were implemented during his terms as President. She served until his death in 1945.

In 1961, when he was 73 years old, on April 17th, about 1,000 CIA trained Cuban exiles invaded Cuba with the intention of igniting a rebellion and overthrowing Castro. They were defeated within three days. Although the operation began under Eisenhower, Kennedy approved it and the operation, named the Bay of Pigs for the beach where they landed, was a humiliation for the United States.

In 1974, at the age of 86 years old, Antonio was alive when on July 30th, the House Judiciary Committee adopted three articles of impeachment against President Nixon. He was charged with obstruction of justice, failure to uphold laws, and the refusal to produce material subpoenaed by the committee. In order to avoid impeachment, Richard M. Nixon announced that he would resign on August 8th, the first President to do so.

In 1981, in the year of Antonio Fuentes's passing, on August 1st, MTV debuted. It was the first music video TV channel. The first music video played was the Buggles' "Video Killed the Radio Star" - the second was Pat Benatar's "You Better Run".

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Antonio F Fuentes
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Born: around 1926
Texas, United States
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Born: around 1924
Texas, United States
Antonio G Fuentes
Born: around 1921
Texas, United States
Antonio Fuentes
Born: around 1914
Texas, United States
Antonio J Fuentes
Born: around 1909
New Jersey, United States
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Born: around 1915
Puerto Rico (including Virgin Islands And Cuba), United States
Antonio Fuentes
Born: around 1917
United States
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Dec 31, 1969 - Feb 10, 1980
Antonio M Fuentes
Mar 19, 1940 - Nov 15, 1969
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Nov 9, 1920 - Jun 21, 1957
Antonio Jose Fuentes
May 31, 1929 - Jan 22, 1998
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Born: around 1978
TX
Antonio S. Fuentes
Born: around 1963
TX
Antonio M. Sr Fuentes
Born: around 1952
TX
Antonio A. Fuentes
Born: around 1944
TX
Antonio M. Fuentes
Born: around 1951
TX
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Born: around 1942
TX

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Emelina Fuentes
Mar 30, 1910 - Dec 15, 2002
Miami, FL
Anthony Fuentes
Apr 29, 1905 - November 1983
Tampa, Florida
Fausto A Fuentes
Apr 21, 1912 - Aug 27, 1989
Miami, FL
Mary J Fuentes
Feb 19, 1913 - Feb 2, 2004
Miami, FL
Rafael Fuentes
Oct 24, 1930 - Aug 25, 2006
Miami, FL
Rafaela Fuentes
Nov 20, 1910 - January 1985
Hialeah, Florida
Macario Fuentes
Feb 15, 1916 - February 1986
Puerto Rico
Victor Fuentes
Mar 10, 1913 - September 1980
Miami, Florida
Ernesto F Fuentes
Feb 16, 1932 - Jul 17, 2005
Miami, FL
Humberto Fuentes
May 12, 1933 - Dec 17, 2007
Miami, FL
Manuel Fuentes
Jan 31, 1911 - Jul 4, 2002
Miami, FL
Margarita Fuentes
Jul 20, 1931 - Sep 24, 2002
Strathmore, CA
Saday D Fuentes
Nov 26, 1934 - November 1981
Miami, FL
Graciela D Fuentes
Jan 16, 1933 - Jan 23, 2011
Brandon, FL
Ismael Fuentes
Feb 10, 1916 - Nov 13, 2010
Miami, Florida
Ruben Fuentes
Sep 23, 1916 - May 31, 1989
Hialeah, FL
Caridad Fuentes
Sep 30, 1920 - November 1991
Maria Isabel Fuentes
Apr 24, 1913 - Nov 21, 2008
Miami, Florida
Pedro M Fuentes
Jun 27, 1921 - Dec 29, 2004
Miami, FL
Mercedes Fuentes
Sep 24, 1923 - Jun 14, 1988
Miami, FL

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