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Benjamin P Romero (1912 - 1997)

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Benjamin P Romero
1912 - 1997
Born
December 15, 1912
Death
November 27, 1997
Last Known Residence
Morgantown, Monongalia County, West Virginia 26505
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Benjamin P Romero of Morgantown, Monongalia County, West Virginia was born on December 15, 1912, and died at age 84 years old on November 27, 1997.
Updated: October 3, 2011
Biography ID: 4056141

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Benjamin Romero passed away at age 84 years old on November 27, 1997. Benjamin P Romero of Morgantown, Monongalia County, West Virginia was born on December 15, 1912.

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Benjamin P Romero lived 17 years longer than the average Romero family member when he died at the age of 84.
The average age of a Romero family member is 67.
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1912 - 1997 World Events

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In 1912, in the year that Benjamin P Romero was born, New Mexico became the 47th state of the Union in January. Previously a province of Mexico, then a territory of the United States and mostly populated by Native Americans and Mexicans, once it became a U.S. territory it was increasingly colonized by European-American settlers. Its population was over 327,000 when it became a state.

In 1932, he was 20 years old when 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 1961, when he was 49 years old, on May 5th, Navy Cmdr. Alan B. Shepard, Jr., made the first manned Project Mercury flight, MR-3, in a spacecraft he named Freedom 7. He was the second man to go into space, the first was Yuri Gagarin - a Soviet cosmonaut.

In 1988, when he was 76 years old, on December 16th, 1988 the popular film Rain Man was released. Featuring Dustin Hoffman and Tom Cruise. this film brought attention to autistic savants and was based on the "megasavant" Laurence Kim Peek. The film would later go to win four Oscars including Best Picture, Best Original Screenplay, Best Director and Best Actor in a Leading Role.

In 1997, in the year of Benjamin P Romero's passing, on August 31st, Princess Diana of Great Britain was killed when her car crashed into a pillar in the tunnel under the Pont de l'Alma bridge in Paris. The car she was riding in was trying to evade the paparazzi but it was also discovered later that the driver of the car, who was also killed, had three times the legal limit of alcohol which likely contributed to the accident.

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