Coleto Valdes (1886 - 1994)

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Coleto Valdes
1886 - 1994
updated February 06, 2019
Coleto Valdes was born on March 6, 1886. Coleto died on May 15, 1994 at 108 years of age. We know that Coleto Valdes had been residing in Miami, Miami-Dade County, Florida 33147.


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Coleto Valdes passed away on May 15, 1994 at age 108. Coleto was born on March 6, 1886. We are unaware of information about Coleto's immediate family. We know that Coleto Valdes had been residing in Miami, Miami-Dade County, Florida 33147.
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1886 - 1994 World Events

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In 1886, in the year that Coleto Valdes was born, on January 5th, Scottish novelist Robert Louis Stevenson's book the Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde was published. Immediately popular, the paperback book was sold for $1 in the U.S. - almost $25 today. Stevenson's stepson said that he wrote the first draft in under 3 days.

In 1923, by the time this person was 37 years old, on September 1, an earthquake - the Great Kanto earthquake - destroyed one-third of Tokyo. Measuring 7.9 and with a reported duration of between 4 and 10 minutes, casualties totaled about 142,800 deaths, including about 40,000 who went missing and were presumed dead.

In 1976, by the time this person was 90 years old, The United States celebrated the Bicentennial of the adoption of the Declaration of Independence. It was a year long celebration, with the biggest events taking place on July 4th.

In 1980, Coleto was 94 years old when on April 24th, a rescue attempt was begun in the Iranian Hostage Crisis. The attempt failed and 8 US servicemen were killed. Eight helicopters had been sent for the mission, but only 5 arrived in operating condition., Since the military had advised that the mission be aborted if there were fewer than 6 helicopters, President Carter stopped it. Upon leaving, a helicopter collided with a transport plane and the men were killed.

In 1994, in the year of Coleto Valdes's passing, on May 6th, former political prisoner, lawyer, and activist Nelson Mandela was elected the first black President of South Africa. He was 75 when he was elected and he served one five-year term.

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