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Bruce A Sommer (1943 - 2008)

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Bruce A Sommer
1943 - 2008
Born
October 19, 1943
Death
June 21, 2008
Last Known Residence
Ellsworth, Hancock County, Maine 04605
Summary
Bruce A Sommer of Ellsworth, Hancock County, Maine was born on October 19, 1943, and died at age 64 years old on June 21, 2008.
Updated: October 2, 2011
Biography ID: 3591681

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Ellsworth, Hancock County, Maine 04605
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Bruce Sommer passed away at age 64 years old on June 21, 2008. Bruce A Sommer of Ellsworth, Hancock County, Maine was born on October 19, 1943.

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Bruce A Sommer lived 12 years shorter than the average Sommer family member when he died at the age of 64.
The average age of a Sommer family member is 76.
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1943 - 2008 World Events

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In 1943, in the year that Bruce A Sommer was born, on September 3rd, the Armistice of Cassibile was signed in Sicily. Under the terms of the Armistice, Italy surrendered to the Allied Powers. After the Armistice was made public on September 8th, Germany attacked and occupied Italy. It took 20 months of fighting for the Allies to reach the northern borders of Italy.

In 1952, Bruce was merely 9 years old when on February 6th, George VI of England died from a coronary thrombosis and complications due to lung cancer. His eldest daughter, age 25, immediately ascended the throne as Elizabeth II and her coronation was on June 2 1953.

In 1979, he was 36 years old when on March 28th, a partial nuclear meltdown occurred at the power plant at Three Mile Island Pennsylvania. Radiation leaked into the environment, resulting in a rating of 5 on a scale of 7 ("Accident With Wider Consequences") . It ended up costing $1 billion to clean up the site.

In 1989, Bruce was 46 years old when on January 20th, George Herbert Walker Bush became the 41st President of the United States. Previously Ronald Regan's Vice President, he ran against Michael Dukakis and won the popular vote by 53.4% to 45.6%.

In 1994, by the time he was 51 years old, on May 6th, the Channel Tunnel or "Chunnel" was officially opened. The Chunnel is a railway tunnel beneath the English Channel that connects Great Britain to mainland France. Original plans for such a tunnel were developed in 1802 and approved by Napoleon Bonaparte but the British rejected the plan fearing that Napoleon would use the railway to invade.

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