Edward Olszewski (1905 - 1983)

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Edward Olszewski
1905 - 1983
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May 20, 1905
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September 1983
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Erie, Erie County, Pennsylvania 16503
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Edward Olszewski was born on May 20, 1905. He died in September 1983 at age 78. We know that Edward Olszewski had been residing in Erie, Erie County, Pennsylvania 16503.
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Edward Olszewski died in September 1983 at 78 years old. He was born on May 20, 1905. We are unaware of information about Edward's family or relationships. We know that Edward Olszewski had been residing in Erie, Erie County, Pennsylvania 16503.

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In 1905, in the year that Edward Olszewski was born, federal spending was $0.57 billion, unemployment was 4.3%, and the cost of a first-class stamp was $0.02. Current U.S. government spending is $4.268 trillion.

In 1912, Edward was merely 7 years old when New Mexico became the 47th state of the Union in January. Previously a province of Mexico, then a territory of the United States and mostly populated by Native Americans and Mexicans, once it became a U.S. territory it was increasingly colonized by European-American settlers. Its population was over 327,000 when it became a state.

In 1937, when he was 32 years old, on May 6th, the German zeppelin the Hindenburg caught fire and blew up. The Hindenburg was a passenger ship traveling to Frankfurt Germany. It tried to dock in New Jersey, one of the stops, and something went wrong - it blew up. Thirty-six people were killed out of the 97 on board - 13 passengers, 22 crewmen, and one ground worker. The reasons for the explosion are still disputed.

In 1974, by the time he was 69 years old, on February 5th, Patty Hearst, age 19 - granddaughter of William Randolph Hearst and daughter of publisher of the San Francisco Examiner Randolph Hearst - was kidnapped by the Symbionese Liberation Army, a left wing terrorist group. She was found, alive, 19 months later.

In 1983, in the year of Edward Olszewski's passing, "crack" cocaine was developed in the Bahamas and spread to the United States. Previously, cocaine had been cut with other substances, diluting it. Crack was 80% pure and therefore was more addictive. It was also cheaper, making it more easily available to low income neighborhoods.

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