Basil Georgiades (1922 - 1974)

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Basil Georgiades
1922 - 1974
updated February 06, 2019
Basil Georgiades was born on October 31, 1922. He died in February 1974 at age 51.


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Basil Georgiades passed away in February 1974 at 51 years old. He was born on October 31, 1922. There is no information about Basil's family or relationships.
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In 1922, in the year that Basil Georgiades was born, the Lincoln Memorial was dedicated in Washington, D.C. on May 30th. More than 35,000 people attended the dedication including Lincoln's son, Robert Todd Lincoln, and many Union and Confederate veterans - although the audience was segregated. The Memorial took 10 years to complete.

In 1930, when he was only 8 years old, as head of the Motion Picture Producers and Distributors of America, William Hays established a code of decency that outlined what was acceptable in films. The public - and government - had felt that films in the '20's had become increasingly risque and that the behavior of its stars was becoming scandalous. Laws were being passed. In response, the heads of the movie studios adopted a voluntary "code", hoping to head off legislation. The first part of the code prohibited "lowering the moral standards of those who see it", called for depictions of the "correct standards of life", and forbade a picture from showing any sort of ridicule towards a law or "creating sympathy for its violation". The second part dealt with particular behavior in film such as homosexuality, the use of specific curse words, and miscegenation.

In 1941, at the age of 19 years old, Basil was alive when 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.

In 1958, when he was 36 years old, on January 1st, the European Economic Community (Common Market) came into operation. The first members were France, West Germany, Italy, the Netherlands, Belgium, and Luxembourg. The Common Market was formed as a way to strengthen members' economies and deter wars in Europe.

In 1974, in the year of Basil Georgiades's passing, on February 5th, Patty Hearst, age 19 - granddaughter of William Randolph Hearst and daughter of publisher of the San Francisco Examiner Randolph Hearst - was kidnapped by the Symbionese Liberation Army, a left wing terrorist group. She was found, alive, 19 months later.

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Phokion Georgiades
Mar 31, 1892 - May 1971
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George A Georgiades
Apr 23, 1937 - Feb 23, 2006
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Apr 5, 1886 - December 1965
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Mar 9, 1921 - November 1979
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Elefteria Georgiades
Mar 12, 1893 - May 1976
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Theresa Georgiades
May 30, 1900 - December 1981
New York, NY
Demetra Georgiades
Jan 8, 1923 - Jul 29, 2011
Port Saint Lucie, FL
Pauline Georgiades
Sep 3, 1918 - Dec 31, 2005
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Peter Georgiades
Jul 26, 1920 - Dec 3, 2007
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Fotini Georgiades
Oct 30, 1921 - Dec 7, 2007
Elmhurst, NY
Lee Georgiades
Nov 14, 1918 - Mar 24, 2010
Holiday, FL
George Georgiades
May 15, 1915 - Mar 1, 1997
Englewood Cliffs, NJ
Theodore Georgiades
Aug 6, 1903 - Aug 8, 1996
Far Rockaway, NY
Vasilios Georgiades
Jan 1, 1928 - Dec 21, 2010
East Elmhurst, NY
Flora C Georgiades
Oct 2, 1911 - Aug 15, 1993
Hollywood, FL
Xanthippe Georgiades
Jun 11, 1900 - January 1985
Astoria, NY
Tom Georgiades
Jul 10, 1924 - Mar 22, 2005
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