August Degroote (1889 - 1967)

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August Degroote
1889 - 1967
updated February 06, 2019
August Degroote was born on October 13, 1889. He died in December 1967 at 78 years old. We know that August Degroote had been residing in Detroit, Wayne County, Michigan 48224.

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August Degroote passed away in December 1967 at age 78. He was born on October 13, 1889. We are unaware of information about August's surviving family. We know that August Degroote had been residing in Detroit, Wayne County, Michigan 48224.
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1889 - 1967 World Events

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In 1889, in the year that August Degroote was born, on February 22nd, President Cleveland signed a bill allowing North Dakota, South Dakota, Montana and Washington to become states. North and South Dakota became the 39th and 40th states on November 2nd, Montana became the 41st state on November 8th, and Washington became the 42nd state on November 11th.

In 1908, at the age of 19 years old, August was alive when the Federal Bureau of Investigation was established as the domestic intelligence and security service of the United States; it simultaneously served as the nation's prime federal law enforcement agency. Stanley Finch was the first Chief (now called Director).

In 1923, when he was 34 years old, the A.C. Nielsen Company was founded in Chicago. It provided an audience measurement system that could provide radio station owners with information on their listeners and the popularity of their shows. Later, the Nielsen company became the basis for the fate of television programs.

In 1932, when he was 43 years old, five years to the day after Lindbergh crossed the Atlantic, Amelia Earhart flew solo from Newfoundland to Ireland, the first woman to cross the Atlantic solo and the first to replicate Lindbergh's feat. She flew over 2,000 miles in just under 15 hours.

In 1967, in the year of August Degroote's passing, between June 5th and 10th, Israeli and Egypt, Jordan, and Syria fought what came to be called the "Six-Day War". The hostilities began when Israel launched "preemptive" strikes against Egypt, destroying nearly its entire air force. It ended with Israel occupying the Sinai Peninsula, Golan Heights, Gaza Strip and West Bank.

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Francis Degroote
Apr 4, 1905 - August 1970
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Vernis J Degroote
Mar 11, 1916 - Mar 22, 1995
Jackson, MI
Mary J Degroote
Jul 20, 1895 - Jul 8, 1981
Jennie Degroote
Mar 14, 1892 - January 1987
Kalamazoo, Michigan
Frank Degroote
Sep 12, 1906 - April 1977
Hastings, Michigan
Rosalie Degroote
May 9, 1874 - December 1978
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Fern A Degroote
Jul 26, 1908 - May 12, 2006
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Edward Degroote
Mar 3, 1892 - December 1987
Troy, Michigan
Joseph M Degroote
Oct 1, 1927 - Dec 29, 2001
Green Bay, WI
Irene M Degroote
Sep 15, 1907 - Aug 22, 1988
Bark River, MI
J G Degroote
Nov 10, 1946 - January 1988
Juliann A Degroote
Aug 31, 1936 - Feb 8, 2010
Green Bay, WI
Roger A Degroote
Jun 14, 1925 - May 3, 2009
Saint Clair Shores, MI
E Dorothy Degroote
Jun 23, 1928 - Aug 19, 2011
West Bloomfield, MI
Frank S Degroote
Jun 13, 1940 - Mar 19, 2008
Hastings, MI
Frank Degroote
May 31, 1893 - November 1968
Memphis, Tennessee
Mina Degroote
Apr 3, 1908 - Jun 12, 1993
Jenison, MI
Viola M Degroote
Jul 13, 1913 - Nov 10, 2004
Green Bay, WI
John Degroote
Oct 29, 1903 - May 1982
Detroit, Michigan
Marie Degroote
Jun 24, 1912 - Feb 25, 2002
Las Vegas, NV

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