Donald W Berger (1915 - 1991)

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Donald W Berger
1915 - 1991
updated February 06, 2019
Donald W Berger was born on July 15, 1915. He died on April 10, 1991 at 75 years of age.


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Donald W Berger died on April 10, 1991 at 75 years of age. He was born on July 15, 1915. We are unaware of information about Donald's immediate family.
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In 1915, in the year that Donald W Berger was born, in April, the Ottoman Empire rounded up, arrested, and deported 235 to 270 Armenian intellectuals and community leaders in Turkey. As their actions continued through the next several years, an estimated 600,000 to 1 million Armenians were killed by Turkish soldiers.

In 1935, he was 20 years old when on August 14, the Social Security Act was signed into law. The purpose was to "provide federal assistance to those unable to work". The law established the Social Security Administration whose primary focus was to "provide aid for the elderly, the unemployed, and children". The Act survived many Supreme Court challenges and the Administration continues until today.

In 1948, he was 33 years old when on January 30th, Mahatma Gandhi was assassinated in New Delhi by a member of a Hindu nationalist party who thought that Gandhi was too accommodating to Muslims. The man, Nathuram Godse, shot Gandhi 3 times. He died immediately. The shooter was tried, convicted, and hung in November 1949.

In 1964, he was 49 years old when in June, three young civil rights workers - Andrew Goodman and Mickey Schwerner from New York City, and James Chaney from Meridian, Mississippi - were kidnapped and murdered in Mississippi. Working with "Freedom Summer", they were registering African-Americans to vote in the Southern states. Their bodies were found two months later. Although it was discovered that the White Knights of the Ku Klux Klan, the Neshoba County Sheriff's Office and the Philadelphia, Mississippi Police Department were involved, only 7 men were convicted and served less than six years.

In 1991, in the year of Donald W Berger's passing, on December 25th, the Soviet Union flag was lowered and replaced by the Russian tricolor flag. It was the end of the Soviet Union. Mikhail Gorbachev resigned as President of the Soviet Union and Boris Yeltsin became President of the Russian Republic.

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Donald R Berger
Born: around 1927
Pennsylvania, United States
Donald E Berger
Born: around 1918
New York, United States
Donald H Berger
Born: around 1923
California, United States
Donald L Berger
Born: around 1923
Oregon, United States
Donald D Berger
Born: around 1919
Nebraska, United States
Donald B Berger
Born: around 1923
Iowa, United States
Donald M Berger
Born: around 1926
Missouri, United States
Donald R Berger
Born: around 1923
Wisconsin, United States
Donald J Berger
Born: around 1921
Wisconsin, United States
Donald J Berger
Born: around 1924
Ohio, United States
Donald E Sr Berger
Born: around 1908
Alabama, United States
Donald F Berger
Born: around 1925
Pennsylvania, United States
Donald E Berger
Born: around 1923
Pennsylvania, United States
Donald R Berger
Born: around 1917
Pennsylvania, United States
Donald Berger
Born: around 1917
Pennsylvania, United States
Donald L Berger
Born: around 1924
New York, United States
Donald R Berger
Born: around 1922
Wisconsin, United States
Donald R Berger
Born: around 1915
Idaho, United States
Donald E Berger
Born: around 1929
Iowa, United States
Donald J Berger
Born: around 1921
North Dakota, United States

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Jun 4, 1913 - March 1979
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Marie Berger
May 19, 1910 - January 1975
Saint Paul, Minnesota
Ernest W Berger
Nov 12, 1912 - Jan 24, 1991
Fred Berger
Jun 2, 1910 - Feb 8, 1994
Saint Paul, MN
Alfred W Berger
Feb 23, 1914 - Feb 4, 1986
Saint Paul, MN
Marie M Berger
Jul 18, 1908 - Feb 12, 1999
Winona, MN
Cleo P Berger
Jun 21, 1915 - May 2, 1996
Bismarck, ND
Charles Berger
Oct 28, 1882 - October 1973
Pearl L Berger
Aug 12, 1921 - Oct 9, 2010
River Falls, WI
Robert F Berger
May 15, 1924 - Dec 4, 1991
Gerhard Gustav Berger
May 8, 1914 - Apr 18, 2008
Jackson, South Dakota
Wallace Berger
Nov 3, 1914 - Aug 3, 2002
Roseau, MN
Alloyus Berger
Dec 2, 1921 - December 1986
Gibbon, Minnesota
Laura Berger
Mar 22, 1893 - March 1982
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Marion Berger
May 18, 1913 - October 1980
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Edward Berger
Jul 11, 1927 - June 1984
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Lyle R Berger
Jan 31, 1918 - Apr 30, 2004
Englewood, FL
Mary B Berger
Jul 1, 1932 - Nov 9, 2004
Dayton, OH
Laura Berger
Dec 14, 1910 - November 1972
Milaca, Minnesota
Robe F Berger
Sep 7, 1943 - Aug 20, 1999
Le Sueur, MN

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Paul J Bibeau
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Leone M Laudon
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Raymond W Brandt
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Saint Paul, MN
Oscar Brown
Jun 9, 1903 - November 1984
Edward T Butler
Nov 1, 1908 - Apr 25, 1998
Lake Havasu City, AZ
James Byrnes
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Kansas City, Missouri
Lorna C Pedersen
Feb 2, 1908 - Jun 11, 1988
Rush City, MN
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Carpinteria, CA
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Amazonia, Missouri
Catherine Connors
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Lucille Cross
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