Armando Lopez Garcia (1917 - 1986)

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Armando Lopez Garcia
1917 - 1986
updated February 06, 2019
Armando Lopez Garcia was born on September 12, 1917. He died in April 1986 at age 68. We know that Armando Lopez Garcia had been residing in Puerto Rico 00768.


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Armando Lopez Garcia passed away in April 1986 at 68 years old. He was born on September 12, 1917. We have no information about Armando's family. We know that Armando Lopez Garcia had been residing in Puerto Rico 00768.
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In 1917, in the year that Armando Lopez Garcia was born, in April, the U.S. entered World War I, declaring war against Germany. President Wilson had previously declared neutrality in the war - a position supported by the majority of Americans - but after Germany declared that they would sink all ships trading with Great Britain and sunk U.S. ships, public opinion began to change. Then the Lusitania was sunk, killing 1,201 - including 128 Americans - and more U.S. ships were sunk. The U.S. could stand aside no longer.

In 1924, by the time he was merely 7 years old, in May, wealthy college students Nathan Leopold and Richard Loeb kidnapped and killed 14 year old Robert Franks "in the interest of science". Leopold and Loeb thought that they were intellectually superior and that they could commit the perfect crime and not be caught. They were brought in for questioning within 8 days and quickly confessed. Clarence Darrow was hired as their defense lawyer, getting them life imprisonment instead of a death sentence. Loeb was eventually killed in prison - Leopold was released after 33 years, dying of a heart attack at age 66.

In 1940, he was 23 years old when on July 27th, the cartoon character Bugs Bunny debuted in his first film A Wild Hare - voiced by Mel Blanc. He has since appeared in more short films, feature films, compilations, TV series, music records, comic books, video games, award shows, amusement park rides, and commercials than any other cartoon character. He even has a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. "What's up, Doc?"

In 1968, by the time he was 51 years old, on January 31st, the North Vietnamese launched the Tet Offensive, a turning point in the Vietnam War. 70,000 North Vietnamese and Viet Cong forces swarmed into South Vietnam. The South Vietnamese and US troops held off the offensive but it was such fierce fighting that the U.S. public began to turn against the war.

In 1986, in the year of Armando Lopez Garcia's passing, on January 28th, the space shuttle Challenger exploded 73 seconds after launch. All seven crew members died. The cause of the explosion was later found to be a failed O-ring. The O-ring failure was due to the unusually cold conditions at Cape Canaveral.

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San Juan, PR
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May 2, 1906 - March 1970
Maunabo, Puerto Rico
Laudelino Garcia
Aug 5, 1904 - May 1982
Puerto Rico
Pedro Garcia
Aug 31, 1932 - May 8, 1995
Basilisa Garcia
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Aguadilla, PR
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