Edward Butzin (1889 - 1973)

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Edward Butzin
1889 - 1973
updated February 06, 2019
Edward Butzin was born on November 12, 1889. He died in September 1973 at age 83. We know that Edward Butzin had been residing in Ann Arbor, Washtenaw County, Michigan 48103.

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Edward Butzin died in September 1973 at age 83. He was born on November 12, 1889. We have no information about Edward's immediate family. We know that Edward Butzin had been residing in Ann Arbor, Washtenaw County, Michigan 48103.
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In 1889, in the year that Edward Butzin was born, on March 31st, the Eiffel Tower was inaugurated. Because the elevators were not yet in operation, officials had to climb to the top of the tower - it took an hour. On May 15th, the Tower opened to the public - still without working elevators - but around 30,000 visitors still made the climb. The elevators went into operation on the 26th. The Tower wasn't considered aesthetically pleasing at the time but is now one of the most iconic structures in the world.

In 1911, at the age of 22 years old, Edward was alive when the first use of aircraft as an offensive weapon occurred in the Turkish-Italian War. First used for aerial reconnaissance alone, planes were then used in aerial combat to shoot down recon planes. In World War I, planes and zeppelins evolved for use in bombing.

In 1949, at the age of 60 years old, Edward was alive when comedian Milton Berle hosted the first telethon show. It raised $1,100,000 for cancer research and lasted 16 hours. The next day, newspapers, in writing about the event, first used the word "telethon."

In 1951, at the age of 62 years old, Edward was alive when on February 27th, the 22nd Amendment to the US Constitution (which limited the number of terms a president may serve to two) was ratified by 36 states, making it a part of the U.S. Constitution. The Amendment was both a reaction to the 4 term Roosevelt presidency and also the recognition of a long-standing tradition in American politics.

In 1973, in the year of Edward Butzin's passing, on January 28th, the Paris Peace Accord was signed - supposedly ending the Vietnam War. Hostilities continued between North and South Vietnam and the U.S. continued to bomb. But by August 15, 1973, 95% of American troops had left Vietnam. The war ended in 1975 with the fall of Saigon.

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Apr 16, 1921 - August 1986
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Roslyn E Butzin
Jul 15, 1924 - August 1995
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May 20, 1936 - July 1999
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Jun 9, 1946 - Jul 17, 2008
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Carl F Butzin
Dec 26, 1923 - May 12, 2000
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Apr 8, 1891 - April 1974
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Roy E Butzin
Mar 17, 1926 - May 7, 1998
Saint Helen, MI
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Apr 27, 1928 - August 1987
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Harold J Butzin
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