Charles L Sarpy (1921 - 2008)

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Charles L Sarpy
1921 - 2008
updated February 06, 2019
Charles L Sarpy was born on December 19, 1921. He died on October 2, 2008 at 86 years of age. We know that Charles L Sarpy had been residing in Sacramento, Sacramento County, California 95823.


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Charles L Sarpy died on October 2, 2008 at age 86. He was born on December 19, 1921. We are unaware of information about Charles's immediate family. We know that Charles L Sarpy had been residing in Sacramento, Sacramento County, California 95823.
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In 1921, in the year that Charles L Sarpy was born, hugely popular Roscoe "Fatty" Arbuckle, silent film star, was arrested for rape and manslaughter after an actress died following a party at his house. He was acquitted after three trials and the jury wrote a formal letter apologizing for the charges, but his career never recovered. His films were at first banned - the ban was lifted after a year - and he was mostly ostracized by the community. He died at 46..

In 1938, at the age of 17 years old, Charles was alive when on June 25th (a Saturday) the Fair Labor Standards Act was signed into law by President Roosevelt (along with 120 other bills). The Act banned oppressive child labor, set the minimum hourly wage at 25 cents, and established the maximum workweek at 44 hours. It faced a lot of opposition and in fighting for it, Roosevelt said "Do not let any calamity-howling executive with an income of $1,000 a day, ...tell you...that a wage of $11 a week is going to have a disastrous effect on all American industry."

In 1943, when he was 22 years old, 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 1965, by the time he was 44 years old, the television show "I Spy" premiered in the fall season on NBC. The stars were Bill Cosby and Robert Culp, making Cosby the first African American to headline a television show. Four stations - in Georgia, Florida, and Alabama - refused to air the show.

In 1988, he was 67 years old when on December 21st, Pan Am Flight 103 exploded over Lockerbie Scotland. The explosion killed all 259 people on board and another 11 on the ground. The flight had left Heathrow Airport in London less than an hour before, on its way to New York. After an exhaustive (and long) investigation it came to be believed that two individuals from Libya had planted the bomb.

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Apr 6, 1917 - August 1988
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Jul 6, 1917 - Jan 17, 2006
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Henrietta C Sarpy
Nov 10, 1922 - Mar 14, 2010
Chicago, IL
Rosalie Sarpy
Oct 19, 1923 - Aug 25, 2010
Natchitoches, LA
Pearlie B Sarpy
May 2, 1946 - Oct 13, 2006
Los Angeles, CA
Lillie B Sarpy
Feb 1, 1950 - Oct 21, 2004
Alexandria, LA
Wayne M Sarpy
Aug 5, 1952 - Apr 25, 2000
Meraux, LA
G J Sarpy
Aug 4, 1958 - January 1992
Anthony Sarpy
Oct 3, 1904 - November 1978
Athens, Georgia
Menard Anthony Sarpy
Jan 21, 1910 - Oct 3, 1994
Alexandria, LA
John Sarpy
Jan 4, 1923 - December 1986
Chicago, Illinois
John Sarpy
Jun 12, 1903 - November 1986
Natchez, Louisiana
Henry Sarpy
Dec 20, 1928 - May 14, 2007
Los Angeles, CA
Ida Sarpy
Feb 26, 1887 - August 1965
Onelia G Sarpy
Mar 23, 1908 - Jan 20, 2000
New Orleans, LA
Joseph Sarpy
Feb 12, 1928 - Nov 20, 2006
Natchitoches, LA
A J Sarpy
Jul 7, 1944 - October 1992
Charles Sarpy
Jun 26, 1912 - Oct 14, 1996
El Paso, TX
Claire R Sarpy
Feb 9, 1921 - Apr 10, 2005
Spring, TX

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Apr 22, 1923 - August 1986
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May 25, 1912 - January 1981
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May 7, 1923 - Aug 15, 1998
Joyce, LA
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Dec 25, 1922 - Jun 18, 2007
Oakland, California
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Jul 12, 1918 - Jan 29, 2001
Arnaudville, LA
Ferdie Trouille
Aug 14, 1905 - February 1984
Opelousas, Louisiana
Vera G Mills
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Opelousas, LA
Naise G Granger
Jul 19, 1911 - Jan 12, 1999
Mamou, LA
Willie Nash
Mar 13, 1908 - Jul 7, 1994
Leesville, LA
Archie Johnson
Oct 2, 1907 - September 1978
Alexandria, Louisiana
Conrad S Gentry
Dec 31, 1920 - Jan 31, 2003
Mer Rouge, LA
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Sep 26, 1911 - June 1986
Hessmer, Louisiana
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Apr 26, 1924 - Apr 28, 1990
Lake Charles, LA
Willie Masters
Jun 2, 1914 - April 1973
Wash Demery
Nov 30, 1887 - December 1979
Los Angeles, California
John Edward Fredieu
Aug 28, 1923 - May 15, 1980
Willie L Robison
Mar 23, 1923 - Jun 22, 1991
Lemon Taylor
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