Christophe Nielsen (1891 - 1972)

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Christophe Nielsen
1891 - 1972
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November 17, 1891
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December 1972
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Erie, Erie County, Pennsylvania 16511
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Christophe Nielsen was born on November 17, 1891. He died in December 1972 at 81 years of age. We know that Christophe Nielsen had been residing in Erie, Erie County, Pennsylvania 16511.
Updated: February 6, 2019
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Christophe Nielsen died in December 1972 at age 81. He was born on November 17, 1891. There is no information about Christophe's family. We know that Christophe Nielsen had been residing in Erie, Erie County, Pennsylvania 16511.

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In 1891, in the year that Christophe Nielsen was born, on March 14th, a lynch mob stormed the Old Parish Prison. The mob lynched 11 of the 19 Italians who were arrested for - but found to be innocent of - the murder of New Orleans Police Chief David Hennessy.

In 1932, when he was 41 years old, five years to the day after Lindbergh crossed the Atlantic, Amelia Earhart flew solo from Newfoundland to Ireland, the first woman to cross the Atlantic solo and the first to replicate Lindbergh's feat. She flew over 2,000 miles in just under 15 hours.

In 1952, at the age of 61 years old, Christophe was alive when on July 2, Dr. Jonas E. Salk tested the first dead-virus polio vaccine on 43 children. The worst epidemic of polio had broken out that year - in the U.S. there were 58,000 cases reported. Of these, 3,145 people had died and 21,269 were left with mild to disabling paralysis.

In 1965, Christophe was 74 years old when 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 1972, in the year of Christophe Nielsen's passing, on September 5th, the Palestinian terrorist group Black September, with the assistance of German neo-nazis, kidnapped and killed 11 Israeli athletes at the Olympic Games in Munich. The attackers crept into the Olympic Village and abducted the athletes while they were sleeping. A German policeman was also killed.

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