Arnold L Degroot (1925 - 1990)

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Arnold L Degroot
1925 - 1990
updated February 06, 2019
Arnold L Degroot was born on April 18, 1925. He died on September 17, 1990 at age 65. We know that Arnold L Degroot had been residing in Hammond, Lake County, Indiana.


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Arnold L Degroot passed away on September 17, 1990 at 65 years old. He was born on April 18, 1925. We are unaware of information about Arnold's immediate family. We know that Arnold L Degroot had been residing in Hammond, Lake County, Indiana.
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In 1925, in the year that Arnold L Degroot was born, gangster Al "Scarface" Capone took over the Chicago bootlegging racket at age 26. Previously right hand man to boss Johnny Torrio, Capone took over when Torrio was shot and severely injured and decided to resign. The bootlegging and brothel organization was massive and when asked what he did, Capone often replied "I am just a businessman, giving the people what they want".

In 1937, when he was merely 12 years old, 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 1953, Arnold was 28 years old when on January 20th, Dwight D. Eisenhower became the 34th President of the United States. Formerly the 1st Supreme Allied Commander Europe in World War II, Eisenhower had never previously held a political office.

In 1969, when he was 44 years old, in August, a previously planned small concert turned into a (free) more than 400,000 strong gathering of attendees and bands at Max Yasgur's farm in upstate New York - now called Woodstock. Just some of the 32 acts: Richie Havens, Joe Cocker, Janis Joplin, Jimi Hendrix, The Who, Joan Baez, Crosby, Stills, Nash and Young, Jefferson Airplane, Country Joe, Santana, The Band, and Sly and the Family Stone.

In 1990, in the year of Arnold L Degroot's passing, after 27 years in prison, Nelson Mandela, the leader of the movement to end South African apartheid was released on February 11th 1990.

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Ernest Degroot
Jan 6, 1927 - May 17, 2011
Goodland, Indiana
Russell Degroot
Apr 1, 1895 - December 1965
New York
Walter Degroot
Jul 6, 1897 - August 1982
Garden, Michigan
Frances Degroot
Jul 5, 1896 - July 1981
Albany, New York
George J Degroot
Jan 31, 1894 - Jan 28, 1972
Cornelius Degroot
Oct 11, 1923 - March 1985
Gerrit Degroot
Jun 6, 1922 - May 1987
Londonderry, New Hampshire
Daniel F. Degroot
Born: around 1964
Angela (Whittle) Degroot
Born: around 1966
David L. Degroot
Born: around 1958
Lynda (Oneal) Degroot
Born: around 1948
Michael D. Degroot Ii
Born: around 1977
Aimee J. (Novak) Degroot
Born: around 1975
Ronald A. Degroot
Born: around 1961
Terry L. (Nodorft) Degroot
Born: around 1956
Clint D. Degroot
Born: around 1980
Casey A. (Demaet) Degroot
Born: around 1982
Jeffrey E. Degroot
Born: around 1967
Sharon R. (Wander) Degroot
Born: around 1977
David L. Degroot
Born: around 1980

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