Charles Dreyfus (1908 - 1965)

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Charles Dreyfus
1908 - 1965
updated February 06, 2019
Charles Dreyfus was born on March 29, 1908. He died in November 1965 at 57 years old.

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Charles Dreyfus died in November 1965 at 57 years old. He was born on March 29, 1908. We are unaware of information about Charles's family or relationships.
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In 1908, in the year that Charles Dreyfus was born, Henry Ford developed the first Model T automobile, often called the Tin Lizzy or flivver. Produced from 1908 through 1927, it first sold for $850 - which made it affordable for every middle class family. Previously, cars were the province of the upper class and the introduction of the Model T and its availability changed U.S. culture. Within days of its release, over 15,000 cars had been ordered.

In 1913, Charles was merely 5 years old when Woodrow Wilson became the 28th President of the United States in March. Previously the Governor of New Jersey and President of Princeton University, he was the first Southerner to serve as President since Zachary Taylor, over 60 years previous. A Democrat, he led the U.S. during World War I and championed the League of Nations.

In 1924, Charles was 16 years old when on January 21st, Vladimir Lenin, a leader of the Russian Revolution and the first leader of the Soviet Union died. He had survived two assassination attempts but had subsequent physical problems, suffering 3 strokes. He was in such great pain, it is said that he asked Stalin to poison him. The circumstances of his death are still disputed. He did oppose Stalin as the next leader - nonetheless, Stalin won a power struggle and ruled as a Soviet dictator until his death in 1953.

In 1935, at the age of 27 years old, Charles was alive when on August 14, the Social Security Act was signed into law. The purpose was to "provide federal assistance to those unable to work". The law established the Social Security Administration whose primary focus was to "provide aid for the elderly, the unemployed, and children". The Act survived many Supreme Court challenges and the Administration continues until today.

In 1965, in the year of Charles Dreyfus's passing, from August 11 to 16, riots broke out in Watts, a Black section of Los Angeles. An allegedly drunk African-American driver was stopped by LA police and, after a fight, police brutality was alleged - and the riots began. 34 people died in the rioting and over $40 million in property damage occurred. The National Guard was called in to help the LA police quell rioting.

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Jan 11, 1911 - Mar 22, 2000
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Mar 12, 1920 - July 1986
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Apr 29, 1907 - April 1984
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Mar 9, 1935 - Aug 1, 1994
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Jun 17, 1895 - November 1973
Sacramento, California
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Oct 6, 1893 - March 1965
San Francisco, California
Steven J Dreyfus
Sep 29, 1962 - Oct 30, 2001
H Dreyfus
Nov 22, 1892 - December 1971
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Ethel Dreyfus
Jan 13, 1890 - March 1981
Canoga Park, California
Rose M Dreyfus
Mar 18, 1927 - Feb 27, 2004
San Diego, CA
Mary A Dreyfus
Dec 2, 1908 - Sep 21, 2000
Santa Rosa, CA
Patrick Dreyfus
Jan 30, 1933 - Jan 29, 2001
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Barney Dreyfus
Feb 3, 1893 - March 1972
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May 23, 1914 - Nov 10, 1997
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