Edward J Lapointe (1913 - 2003)

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Edward J Lapointe
1913 - 2003
updated February 06, 2019
Edward J Lapointe was born on October 25, 1913. He died on January 30, 2003 at age 89. We know that Edward J Lapointe had been residing in Dolton, Cook County, Illinois 60419.

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Edward J Lapointe died on January 30, 2003 at 89 years of age. He was born on October 25, 1913. We are unaware of information about Edward's family or relationships. We know that Edward J Lapointe had been residing in Dolton, Cook County, Illinois 60419.
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In 1913, in the year that Edward J Lapointe was born, Henry Ford installed the first moving assembly line for the mass production of an entire automobile. It had previously taken 12 hours to assemble a whole vehicle - now it took only two hours and 30 minutes! Inspired by the production lines at flour mills, breweries, canneries and industrial bakeries, along with the disassembly of animal carcasses in Chicago’s meat-packing plants, Ford created moving belts for parts and the assembly line was born.

In 1926, he was just 13 years old when on November 15th, NBC was founded. It was the U.S.'s first major broadcast network. Ownership of the network was split between RCA (a majority partner at 50%), its founding corporate parent General Electric (which owned 30%), and Westinghouse (which owned the remaining 20%).

In 1973, when he was 60 years old, 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.

In 1983, he was 70 years old when physicist Sally K. Ride, 32, became the first US woman astronaut in space as a crew member aboard space shuttle Challenger on June 18th. She was also the youngest (32) astronaut to go into space. Soviet cosmonaut Valentina Tereshkova was the first woman in space in 1963.

In 1993, Edward was 80 years old when on January 20th, William J. Clinton became the 42nd President of the United States. He beat incumbent George H.W. Bush who was seeking his second term. Clinton won 43.01% of the popular vote to Bush's 37.45%. An independent candidate, Ross Perot, won 18.91% - the most votes for an independent candidate since Teddy Roosevelt's run for President in 1912.

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Illinois, United States
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Illinois, United States
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New Jersey, United States
Edward S Lapointe
Born: around 1924
Massachusetts, United States
Edward R LaPointe
Born: around 1921
Connecticut, United States
Edward A Lapointe
Born: around 1908
Massachusetts, United States
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Born: around 1919
New Hampshire, United States
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Born: around 1916
Minnesota, United States
Edward A LaPointe
Born: around 1914
Massachusetts, United States
Edward J Lapointe
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New Hampshire, United States
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Edward D Lapointe
Feb 19, 1914 - Dec 5, 2005
Lompoc, CA
Edward Lapointe
May 12, 1930 - September 1984
Edward D Lapointe
Dec 30, 1898 - Aug 24, 1988
Saint Paul, MN
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Feb 26, 1927 - Feb 8, 2000
Roscommon, MI
Edward E Lapointe
Jan 11, 1939 - Mar 21, 2009
Brighton, MI
Edward Ellis Lapointe
Mar 28, 1947 - Jun 16, 2008
Ohio
Edward H Lapointe
Jun 12, 1915 - Jun 9, 1998
Green Bay, WI
Edward W Lapointe
Jan 18, 1929 - Aug 28, 2011
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Other Lapointes

Lawrence E Lapointe
Oct 1, 1953 - Jun 21, 2011
Hammond, Indiana
Florence A Lapointe
Aug 12, 1913 - Jan 6, 2000
Hillside, IL
Gertrude Lapointe
Apr 21, 1925 - Jan 5, 2000
Lompoc, CA
Margaret M Lapointe
Mar 13, 1907 - Feb 10, 1999
Darien, IL
Ervilla Lapointe
Apr 13, 1930 - July 1980
Kathryn D Lapointe
Oct 13, 1954 - May 27, 2005
Mary Lapointe
Jul 3, 1896 - July 1972
Bellwood, Illinois
James Lapointe
May 29, 1923 - July 1983
Chicago, Illinois
Robert Lapointe
Nov 26, 1922 - June 1978
Lawrence Lapointe
Aug 18, 1928 - November 1971
Clare Lapointe
Dec 22, 1937 - Apr 3, 2008
Joliet, IL
Esther T Lapointe
Jun 24, 1916 - Oct 24, 1998
Tinley Park, IL
Marcelline E Lapointe
Oct 2, 1923 - Jan 12, 2001
Saint Petersburg, FL
Eugene Lapointe
Jun 24, 1897 - Jun 5, 1977
Emily C Lapointe
Aug 24, 1924 - Jun 18, 2001
Dolton, IL
Augusta Lapointe
Apr 23, 1907 - Dec 6, 1990
Lois M Lapointe
Jan 13, 1936 - Jul 12, 1999
Oregon, IL
Devon J Lapointe
Jan 29, 1987 - Mar 1, 2003
Mary A Lapointe
Feb 20, 1908 - June 1994
Chicago, IL
Josephine Lapointe
Dec 3, 1898 - October 1981
Round Lake, Illinois

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