Clarence Osby (1912 - 1981)

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Clarence Osby
1912 - 1981
updated February 06, 2019
Clarence Osby was born on June 16, 1912. He died in March 1981 at 68 years of age. We know that Clarence Osby had been residing in Chicago, Cook County, Illinois 60649.


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Clarence Osby died in March 1981 at 68 years old. He was born on June 16, 1912. We are unaware of information about Clarence's family. We know that Clarence Osby had been residing in Chicago, Cook County, Illinois 60649.
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In 1912, in the year that Clarence Osby was born, New Mexico became the 47th state of the Union in January. Previously a province of Mexico, then a territory of the United States and mostly populated by Native Americans and Mexicans, once it became a U.S. territory it was increasingly colonized by European-American settlers. Its population was over 327,000 when it became a state.

In 1929, by the time he was 17 years old, on March 4th, Herbert Hoover became the 31st President of the United States. Early in his presidency, the October stock market crash - "Black Tuesday" - occurred, which lead to the Great Depression. None of his economic policies were able to make a dent in the Depression. This lead to one term and the election of Democrat Franklin D. Roosevelt winning the 1933 election in a landslide.

In 1939, by the time he was 27 years old, on the 1st of September, Nazi Germany invaded Poland. On September 17th, the Soviet Union invaded Poland as well. Poland expected help from France and the United Kingdom, since they had a pact with both. But no help came. By October 6th, the Soviet Union and Nazi Germany held full control of the previously Polish lands. Eventually, the invasion of Poland lead to World War II.

In 1953, he was 41 years old when actress and comedian Lucille Ball gave birth to Desi Arnaz, Jr on January 19th. On the same day on "I Love Lucy", the fictional Little Ricky was born as well. Baby Desi graced the cover of the first TV Guide magazine with a headline that read ""Lucy's $50,000,000 baby" - because the commercial revenue from his birth was expected to be that amount.

In 1981, in the year of Clarence Osby's passing, on August 1st, MTV debuted. It was the first music video TV channel. The first music video played was the Buggles' "Video Killed the Radio Star" - the second was Pat Benatar's "You Better Run".

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Mar 12, 1909 - November 1985
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Mar 15, 1908 - Sep 20, 1995
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Walter Osby
Sep 3, 1882 - July 1968
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Annabel M Osby
Oct 12, 1907 - Feb 20, 1988
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Mildred Osby
Jul 23, 1927 - Jul 13, 1973
Jannie Osby
Oct 11, 1891 - June 1974
Los Angeles, California
Maurice Osby
Apr 3, 1913 - May 1985
Chicago, Illinois
Dennis A Osby
Apr 1, 1921 - May 8, 2000
Oakland, CA
Howard M Osby
Feb 7, 1925 - Aug 27, 2005
Wexford, PA
Charlotte Osby
Jun 16, 1914 - May 1977
Benton Harbor, Michigan
William C Osby
Sep 1, 1914 - April 1991
Detroit, MI
John Osby
Feb 23, 1888 - December 1972
Escanaba, Michigan
Toni D Osby
Dec 4, 1950 - Jan 16, 2006
Irby Osby
Dec 12, 1913 - June 1986
Benton Harbor, Michigan

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