Delia Vega (1916 - 1998)

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Summary

Delia Vega’s biography is built and maintained by people like you. Create an online profile of Delia so that her life is remembered forever. If any factual information is incorrect, please edit Delia’s biography.

Delia Vega Biography & Family History

This genealogy profile is dedicated to the life and ancestry of Delia Vega and her immediate Vega family. Add to Delia Vega's genealogy page to share your memories & historical research with her family and other genealogy hobbyists.

Birth

Death

Cause of death

There is no cause of death listed for Delia.

Burial / Funeral

Do you know the final resting place - gravesite in a cemetery or location of cremation - of Delia Vega? Add burial and funeral information.

Obituary

Last Known Residence

Miami, Miami-Dade County, Florida

Average Age

Life Expectancy

Family

Add family members

Education

Did Delia finish grade school, get a GED, go to high school, get a college degree or masters? What schools or universities did Delia attend? Add education.

Professions

Share what Delia did for a living or if she had a career or profession. Add Profession.

Military Service

It is unknown if Delia Vega is a military veteran.

Middle name

Unknown. Add middle name

Maiden name

Unknown. Add maiden name

Surnames

Ethnicity

Unknown. Add Delia's ethnicity.

Nationality

Unknown. Add Delia's nationality.

Religion

Unknown. Was Delia a religious woman? Add Delia’s religion

Gender

Female

Family Photos

Pictures really do say a thousand words. Add photos of Delia during various points of her life.

Timeline

1916 - In the year that Delia Vega was born, the Battle of Verdun was fought from February through December. It was the largest and longest battle of World War I, lasting 303 days. The original estimates were 714,231 casualties - 377,231 French and 337,000 German, an average of 70,000 casualties a month. Current estimates are even larger. The Battle of the Somme was also fought from July through September of the same year. Original estimates were 485,000 British and French casualties and 630,000 German casualties.

1917 - By the time she was only 1 year old, "I Want You" became famous. James Montgomery Flagg's poster, featuring Uncle Sam and based on a 1914 British poster, attracted thousands of U.S. recruits to WWI duty. Over 4 million posters were printed in 1917 and 1918.

1939 - At the age of 23 years old, Delia was alive when 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.

1990 - She was 74 years old when on April 24th, the Hubble telescope was launched into space after long delays due to the Challenger explosion. An optical flaw was found within weeks of launch but was fixed within three years. The discoveries made possible by the Hubble have contributed to scientists' understanding of the universe.

1998 - In the year of Delia Vega's passing, on December 19th, the movie Titanic - based on the 1912 sinking of the ship and starring Leonardo DiCaprio and Kate Winslet - was released. Winning 11 Oscars, it was the first film to gross over a billion dollars and eventually grossed over $2 billion.

Delia Vega Family Tree

Who was Delia’s parents? Did she get married and did they have children? Share Delia’s family tree to share her legacy and genealogy pedigree.

Delia's Family
Add a parent
Add a parent
Delia Vega
Add a partner
Add a child
Add a sibling

You can add or remove people from Delia's family tree by clicking here.

Obituary

This obit of Delia Vega is updated by the community. Edit this biography to contribute to her obituary. Include details such as cemetery, burial, newspaper obituary and grave or marker inscription if available.

Delia Vega passed away on March 13, 1998 at 81 years old. There is no listed cause of death. She was born on October 17, 1916. There is no information about Delia's surviving family. We know that Delia Vega had been residing in Miami, Miami-Dade County, Florida.

Memories

What do you remember about Delia Vega? Share your memories of special moments and stories you have heard about her. Or just leave a comment to show the world that Delia is remembered.

Write a comment

Other Records of Delia Vega

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Other Biographies

Sources