Bronislaus Plewinski (1906 - 1983)

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Bronislaus Plewinski
1906 - 1983
updated February 06, 2019
Bronislaus Plewinski was born on April 13, 1906. Bronislaus died in July 1983 at 77 years old. We know that Bronislaus Plewinski had been residing in Buffalo, Erie County, New York 14211.

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Bronislaus Plewinski passed away in July 1983 at 77 years of age. Bronislaus was born on April 13, 1906. We are unaware of information about Bronislaus's family. We know that Bronislaus Plewinski had been residing in Buffalo, Erie County, New York 14211.
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In 1906, in the year that Bronislaus Plewinski was born, author Upton Sinclair exposed the public-health threat of the meat-packing industry in his book The Jungle. While his intent was to show the lives of exploited lives of immigrants in Chicago and other industrialized cities, most people were horrified by how the meat that ended up on their tables was handled. There was such an outcry that legislation was passed to regulate meat packing. Sinclair said " "I aimed at the public's heart, and by accident I hit it in the stomach."

In 1933, by the time this person was 27 years old, the day after being inaugurated, the new President, Franklin Roosevelt, declared a four-day bank holiday to stop people from withdrawing their money from shaky banks (the bank run). Within 5 days of his administration, the Emergency Banking Act was passed - reorganizing banks and closing insolvent ones. In his first 100 days, he asked Congress to repeal Prohibition (which they did), signed the Tennessee Valley Authority Act, signed legislation that paid commodity farmers to leave their fields fallow, thus ending surpluses and boosting prices, signed a bill that gave workers the right to unionize and bargain collectively for higher wages and better working conditions as well as suspending some antitrust laws and establishing a federally funded Public Works Administration, and won passage of 12 other major laws that helped the economy.

In 1941, this person was 35 years old when on December 7th, the Japanese attacked the military base at Pearl Harbor, Hawaii. The surprise aerial attack damaged 8 U.S. battleships (6 later returned to service), including the USS Arizona, and destroyed 188 aircraft. 2,402 American citizens died and 1,178 wounded were wounded. On December 8th, the U.S. declared war on Japan and on December 11th, Germany and Italy (allies of Japan) declared war on the United States. World War II was in full swing.

In 1978, when this person was 72 years old, on November 18th, Jim Jones's Peoples Temple followers committed mass suicide in Jonestown, Guyana - where they had moved, from San Francisco, as a group. Jones was the leader of the cult and ordered his followers to drink cyanide-laced punch, which they did. Whole families (women and children included) died - more than 900 people in all.

In 1983, in the year of Bronislaus Plewinski's passing, on August 30th, the Soviet Union claimed that a South Korean Boeing 747 jetliner (Flight 007), bound for Seoul from New York City, had strayed into Soviet airspace. Saying that they believed it to be a U.S. spy plane, the passenger jet was shot down by a Soviet SU-15 fighter - after it had tracked the airliner for two hours. All 269 passengers (including a U.S. Representative from Georgia) and crew were killed.

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Apr 21, 1914 - October 1985
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Antoni Plewinski
1922 - 1973
Brunswick, Australia
Franciszek Plewinski
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Marjanna Uznanska Plewinski
Brunswick, Australia
Len Plewinski
Born: around 1914
New York, United States
Thaddeus C Plewinski
Born: around 1917
New York, United States
Theodore T Plewinski
Born: around 1902
New York, United States
John F Jr Plewinski
Born: around 1926
Pennsylvania, United States
Gloria Geanie Plewinski
Born: Jan 3, 1946

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