Advertisement
Advertisement

Bernard O Greenwade (1928 - 2002)

A photo of Bernard O Greenwade
Add photo
Bernard O Greenwade
1928 - 2002
Born
September 11, 1928
Death
October 30, 2002
Last Known Residence
Sioux City, Woodbury County, Iowa 51104
Summary
Bernard O Greenwade of Sioux City, Woodbury County, Iowa was born on September 11, 1928, and died at age 74 years old on October 30, 2002.
Updated: November 12, 2011
Biography ID: 88444884

Bernard Greenwade's biography

Family, friend, or fan this Collaborative Biography is for you to show & tell Bernard's life so that he is always remembered.
About Bernard

Introduction

This section is to introduce Bernard Greenwade with highlights of his life and how he is remembered. Select the pencil to add details.
Looking for another Bernard Greenwade?
Bernard O Greenwade
Most commonly known as
Bernard O Greenwade
Full legal name
None stated
Other names or aliases

Name & aliases

Sioux City, Woodbury County, Iowa 51104
Last place lived

Last residence

September 11, 1928
Birthday
Unknown
Birth location

Birth details

Advertisement

Ethnicity & Family History

What is Bernard's ethnicity and where did his parents, grandparents & great-grandparents come from?

Nationality & Locations

Where was Bernard born and where did he live?

Education

Did Bernard finish grade school, get a GED, go to high school, get a college degree or masters? What schools or universities did Bernard attend?

Religion

dd/mm/yyyy
Baptism date
Unknown
Place of worship

Baptism date & location

Was Bernard a religious man?

Professions

Share what Bernard did for a living or if he had a career or profession.

Personal Life

Share highlights of Bernard's life. Experiences, organizations, & how he spent his time.

Military Service

Did Bernard serve in the military or did a war or conflict interfere with his life?
October 30, 2002
Death date
Unknown
Death location
Unknown
Cause of death

Death details

dd/mm/yyyy
Funeral date
Grave or burial unknown
Burial location

Gravesite & burial

Obituary

The below was generated. Please share Bernard's obituary if available, or write one in your own words to preserve his memory.
Bernard Greenwade passed away at age 74 years old on October 30, 2002. Bernard O Greenwade of Sioux City, Woodbury County, Iowa was born on September 11, 1928.

Average Age & Life Expectancy

Bernard O Greenwade lived exactly as long as the average Greenwade family member when he died at the age of 74.
The average age of a Greenwade family member is 74.
Advertisement
Advertisement

Family Tree

Bernard's immediate relatives including parents, siblings, partnerships and children in the Greenwade family tree.

Bernard's Family Tree

Parent
Parent
Bernard O Greenwade Bernard O Greenwade
Partner
Child
Partner
Child
Sibling

Friends

Friends can be as close as family. Add Bernard's family friends, and his friends from childhood through adulthood.

Add bio
Advertisement
Advertisement

Photos

Nobody has shared photos of Bernard O Greenwade! Please help add a face to the name by sharing a photo of Bernard.

Photo
ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM
Advertisement

Comments

Leave a comment to ask questions, share information, or simply to show that you care about Bernard.

Cancel
Advertisement
Advertisement
Followers & Sources
ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM
Advertisement

1928 - 2002 World Events

Refresh this page to see various historical events that occurred during Bernard's lifetime.

In 1928, in the year that Bernard O Greenwade was born, aviatrix Amelia Earhart, age 31, became the first woman to fly solo across North America and back in August. In June, she had been part of a 3 man crew that flew the Atlantic Ocean but since she had no instrument training, she couldn't fly the plane - she kept the flight log. The North American flight became one of her many "firsts" as a female pilot.

In 1937, when he was only 9 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 1944, Bernard was 16 years old when on June 6th, the largest amphibious invasion in history was launched - the Normandy landing (called D-Day). Soldiers from the United States, Britain, Canada, and the Free French landed on Normandy Beach and were later joined by Poland, Belgium, Czechoslovakia, Greece, and the Netherlands. Almost 5,000 landing and assault craft, 289 escort vessels, and 277 minesweepers were involved. Nearly 160,000 troops crossed the English Channel on D-Day - Allied casualties on the first day were at least 10,000. 4,414 were confirmed dead.

In 1975, at the age of 47 years old, Bernard was alive when on September 5th, Lynette "Squeaky" Fromme tried to assassinate President Ford in Sacramento, California. She failed when her gun wouldn't fire. President Ford escaped a second assassination attempt 17 days later on September 22 when Sarah Jane Moore tried to shoot him in San Francisco. A bystander saw her raise her arm, grabbed it, and the shot went wild.

In 1999, when he was 71 years old, the fear that Y2K (year 2000) would cause the failure of computers worldwide when clocks didn't properly update to January 1st, 2000 became near panic. While some computer systems and software did have problems, the panic was unfounded and computer life went on.

Back to Top