Edwin Daigrepont (1907 - 1978)

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Edwin Daigrepont
1907 - 1978
updated February 06, 2019
Edwin Daigrepont was born on March 1, 1907. He died in January 1978 at 70 years of age. We know that Edwin Daigrepont had been residing in New Orleans, Orleans County, Louisiana 70115.

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Edwin Daigrepont died in January 1978 at 70 years of age. He was born on March 1, 1907. There is no information about Edwin's family or relationships. We know that Edwin Daigrepont had been residing in New Orleans, Orleans County, Louisiana 70115.
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In 1907, in the year that Edwin Daigrepont was born, in October, over a 3 week period, the New York stock exchange fell almost 50% from the previous year's high mark. Public panic ensued and there were runs on banks since the U.S. was in the middle of a recession. J.P. Morgan offered his own fortune to back the banks and he was followed by other financiers. This temporarily shored up the banking system, stopping the immediate panic. All of this led to the creation of the Federal Reserve.

In 1910, at the age of just 3 years old, Edwin was alive when Angel Island, which is in San Francisco Bay, became the immigration center for Asians entering U.S. It was often referred to as "The Ellis Island of the West". Due to restrictive laws against Chinese immigration, many immigrants spent years on the island.

In 1947, by the time he was 40 years old, on November 25th, the Hollywood "Black List" was created by the House Un-American Activities Committee (HUAC). Ten Hollywood writers and directors had refused to testify to the Committee regarding "Communists" or "Reds" in the movie industry. The next day, the blacklist was created and they were fired.

In 1967, when he was 60 years old, on October 2nd, Thurgood Marshall was sworn in as the first black US Supreme Court justice. Marshall was the great-grandson of a slave and graduated first in his class at Howard University Law School. His nomination to the Supreme Court was approved by the Senate, 69 to 11.

In 1978, in the year of Edwin Daigrepont's passing, on July 25th, Louise Brown, the first "test-tube baby", was born at Oldham Hospital in London. Louise was conceived through IVF (in vitro fertilization), a controversial and experimental procedure at the time.

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Albea Daigrepont
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Louise Daigrepont
Jun 23, 1906 - December 1973
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H J Daigrepont
Nov 23, 1927 - September 1987
Blanche Daigrepont
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Allen L Daigrepont
Aug 28, 1929 - Nov 22, 2005
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Blanche Daigrepont
Sep 30, 1907 - June 1982
Bunkie, Louisiana
Daniel Daigrepont
Jun 10, 1927 - Jan 13, 1999
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Bernice Daigrepont
Sep 12, 1907 - January 1984
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L E Daigrepont
Mar 13, 1934 - Sep 24, 2007
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Sam P Daigrepont
Sep 3, 1931 - Jun 28, 2006
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Mary E Daigrepont
Sep 9, 1939 - May 13, 2011
Simmesport, LA
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Apr 15, 1902 - Dec 24, 1996
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Merlin J Daigrepont
Sep 10, 1933 - Jan 2, 2009
Hessmer, LA
Tommie J Daigrepont
Feb 13, 1954 - Mar 25, 2002
Dennis P Daigrepont
Aug 17, 1952 - Jan 24, 1992
Lillian L Daigrepont
Nov 22, 1915 - Apr 14, 2000
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