Bernard J Barva (1903 - 1990)

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Bernard J Barva
1903 - 1990
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September 19, 1903
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February 4, 1990
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Fort Lauderdale, Broward County, Florida 33334
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Bernard J Barva was born on September 19, 1903. He died on February 4, 1990 at 86 years old. We know that Bernard J Barva had been residing in Fort Lauderdale, Broward County, Florida 33334.
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Bernard J Barva passed away on February 4, 1990 at 86 years old. He was born on September 19, 1903. We have no information about Bernard's family or relationships. We know that Bernard J Barva had been residing in Fort Lauderdale, Broward County, Florida 33334.

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In 1903, in the year that Bernard J Barva was born, the silent film, The Great Train Robbery opened. Although it was filmed in Milltown, New Jersey, it was a Western. Twelve minutes long, the film used a lot of innovative techniques - some scenes were hand colored and composite editing, on-location shooting, and frequent camera movement were used. Its budget was $150 (about $4000 currently) and was the most popular film until 1915 when Birth of a Nation was released.

In 1910, by the time he was merely 7 years old, the Mann Act, also called the White-Slave Traffic Act, was signed into law. Its purpose was to make it a felony to engage in interstate or foreign commerce transport of "any woman or girl for the purpose of prostitution or debauchery, or for any other immoral purpose". But the language was so broad that it was also applied to consensual sex between adults when wished.

In 1951, he was 48 years old when on June 25th, CBS began broadcasting in color. There were well over 10 million televisions by that time. The first show in color was a musical variety special titled "Premiere". Hardly anyone had a color TV that could see the show.

In 1977, Bernard was 74 years old when on May 25th, Star Wars premiered in theaters. Eventually, it became the highest-grossing film of all time - until E.T. surpassed it a few years later. It was an immediate hit with theatergoers.

In 1990, in the year of Bernard J Barva'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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