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Edmund J Tesla (1925 - 1972)

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Edmund J Tesla
1925 - 1972
Born
November 15, 1925
Death
April 1972
Last Known Residence
Stratford, Fairfield County, Connecticut 06497
Summary
Edmund J Tesla of Stratford, Fairfield County, Connecticut was born on November 15, 1925, and died at age 46 years old in April 1972.
Updated: August 10, 2022
Biography ID: 8163559

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Stratford, Fairfield County, Connecticut 06497
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November 15, 1925
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Fairfield County, Connecticut United States

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Military serial#: 31411650 Enlisted: July 6, 1944 in New Haven Connecticut Military branch: No Branch Assignment Rank: Private, Selectees (enlisted Men) Terms of enlistment: Enlistment For The Duration Of The War Or Other Emergency, Plus Six Months, Subject To The Discretion Of The President Or Otherwise According To Law
April 1972
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Edmund Tesla passed away at age 46 years old in April 1972. Edmund J Tesla of Stratford, Fairfield County, Connecticut was born on November 15, 1925.

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Edmund J Tesla lived 31 years shorter than the average Tesla family member when he died at the age of 46.
The average age of a Tesla family member is 77.
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1925 - 1972 World Events

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In 1925, in the year that Edmund J Tesla was born, on November 28th, radio station WSM broadcast the Grand Ole Opry for the first time. Originally airing as “The WSM Barn Dance”, the Opry (a local term for "opera") was dedicated to honoring country music and in its history has featured the biggest stars and acts in country music.

In 1932, at the age of merely 7 years old, Edmund was alive when 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 1944, at the age of 19 years old, Edmund was alive when on December 16th, The Battle of the Bulge began in the Ardennes forest on the Western Front. Lasting for a little over a month, the battle began with a surprise attack by Germany on the Allied forces The U.S. suffered their highest casualties of any operation in World War II - 89,000 were casualties, around 8,600 killed - but Germany also severely depleted their resources and they couldn't be replaced.

In 1954, Edmund was 29 years old when on May 17th, the Supreme Court released a decision on Brown v. Board of Education of Topeka. The ruling stated that state laws establishing separate public schools for black and white students was unconstitutional thus paving the way for integration in schools.

In 1972, in the year of Edmund J Tesla's passing, on November 7th, Richard Nixon won re-election, amidst the dawning knowledge of the Watergate scandal, by 60.7% to anti-war candidate George McGovern's 37.5%.

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