Charles Kroh (1888 - 1969)

Charles Kroh
1888 - 1969
updated February 06, 2019
Charles Kroh was born on December 3, 1888. He died in March 1969 at 80 years old. We know that Charles Kroh had been residing in Clarion, Clarion County, Pennsylvania 16214.


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Charles Kroh passed away in March 1969 at age 80. He was born on December 3, 1888. We have no information about Charles's family. We know that Charles Kroh had been residing in Clarion, Clarion County, Pennsylvania 16214.
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In 1888, in the year that Charles Kroh was born, on January 12th, the 'Schoolhouse Blizzard' blanketed Dakota Territory. Montana, Minnesota, Nebraska, Kansas, and Texas were hit, leaving 235 dead. Many of those who perished were children on their way home from school. The day was relatively warm when it began and the blizzard hit unexpectedly, catching most by surprise.

In 1894, he was just 6 years old when on April 21st, a coal miners' strike closed mines throughout the central United States. The Panic of 1893, and the resulting depression, hit coal miners hard and the miners only struck for 8 weeks - they couldn't afford to live without their wages any longer.

In 1926, he was 38 years old when on October 31st, Harry Houdini died in Michigan. Houdini was the most famed magician of his time and perhaps of all time, especially for his acts involving escapes - from handcuffs, straitjackets, chains, ropes slung from skyscrapers, and more. He was president of the Society of American Magicians and stringently upheld professional ethics. He died of complications from a ruptured appendix. Although he had received a blow to the area a couple of days previously, the connection between the blow and his appendicitis is disputed.

In 1933, when he was 45 years old, on March 4th, Franklin Delano Roosevelt became the 32nd President of the United States. He was elected four times (equaled by no other President) and guided the United States through the Great Depression, the Dust Bowl, and World War 2. His wife was his cousin Eleanor Roosevelt (Teddy Roosevelt's niece) who President Truman called "First Lady of the World". Some of the major programs that survive from his presidency are the Securities and Exchange Commission, the Wagner Act (The National Labor Relations Act of 1935) , the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation and Social Security.

In 1969, in the year of Charles Kroh's passing, one hundred countries, along with the United States and the Soviet Union signed the nuclear nonproliferation treaty (NPT). It called for stopping the spread of nuclear weapons, the peaceful use of nuclear energy, and the goal of nuclear disarmament.

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Apr 13, 1895 - Mar 15, 1990
Mar 20, 1902 - November 1986
Mar 20, 1883 - February 1967
Dec 3, 1899 - January 1982
Mar 17, 1914 - March 1984
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Jul 20, 1915 - Mar 14, 2009
Dec 6, 1922 - May 1973
Jun 27, 1942 - Feb 9, 2003
Jul 29, 1904 - Mar 29, 1990
Aug 1, 1891 - September 1974
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Nov 12, 1916 - May 1982
Jul 26, 1901 - June 1965
Feb 12, 1912 - Mar 15, 1993
Dec 3, 1899 - April 1981
Mar 10, 1912 - Jan 4, 1991
Sep 22, 1892 - August 1973
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Apr 9, 1910 - April 1968
Jun 4, 1913 - November 1986
Feb 14, 1906 - October 1982
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Nov 11, 1902 - January 1976
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