Eleanor Fitzgerald (1914 - 1994)

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Eleanor Fitzgerald
1914 - 1994
updated February 06, 2019
Eleanor Fitzgerald was born on May 9, 1914. She died on February 13, 1994 at age 79. We know that Eleanor Fitzgerald had been residing in Schofield, Marathon County, Wisconsin 54476.


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Eleanor Fitzgerald died on February 13, 1994 at 79 years old. She was born on May 9, 1914. We have no information about Eleanor's immediate family. We know that Eleanor Fitzgerald had been residing in Schofield, Marathon County, Wisconsin 54476.
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In 1914, in the year that Eleanor Fitzgerald was born, in June, Archduke Franz Ferdinand of Austria was assassinated by a Yugoslavian national. Austria-Hungary delivered an ultimatum to Serbia. Other major powers took sides - and World War I began: Austria declared war on Serbia; Germany on Russia and France; Britain on Germany . . . and on it went until most of the world was embroiled in the war.

In 1921, at the age of just 7 years old, Eleanor was alive when in May, the Emergency Quota Act - or Emergency Immigration Act - was passed. The law restricted the number of immigrants to 357,000 per year. It also established an immigration quota in which only 3 per cent of the total population of any ethnic group already in the USA in 1910, could be admitted to America after 1921. Although the Act was supposed to be temporary, it stayed in effect until 1965.

In 1937, by the time she was 23 years old, on May 28th, the San Francisco Golden Gate Bridge opened to cars. Taking 5 years to build, the 4,200-foot-long suspension bridge was an engineering marvel of its time - 11 men died during construction. The "international orange" color was chosen because it resisted rust and fading. To the present, it is the symbol of the City that is known throughout the world.

In 1953, when she was 39 years old, actress and comedian Lucille Ball gave birth to Desi Arnaz, Jr on January 19th. On the same day on "I Love Lucy", the fictional Little Ricky was born as well. Baby Desi graced the cover of the first TV Guide magazine with a headline that read ""Lucy's $50,000,000 baby" - because the commercial revenue from his birth was expected to be that amount.

In 1994, in the year of Eleanor Fitzgerald's passing, on May 6th, the Channel Tunnel or "Chunnel" was officially opened. The Chunnel is a railway tunnel beneath the English Channel that connects Great Britain to mainland France. Original plans for such a tunnel were developed in 1802 and approved by Napoleon Bonaparte but the British rejected the plan fearing that Napoleon would use the railway to invade.

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Sandra F Fitzgerald
Jul 16, 1962 - Aug 20, 1994
Milwaukee, WI
C Fitzgerald
Feb 23, 1964 - November 1991
Rosemary Fitzgerald
Jun 28, 1960 - Aug 18, 2008
Milwaukee, WI
Stephen L Fitzgerald
Feb 27, 1917 - Apr 13, 2011
De Pere, WI
William A Fitzgerald
Dec 16, 1916 - Jul 15, 2003
Manitowoc, WI
Richard Fitzgerald
Jun 24, 1912 - December 1979
La Grange, Illinois
Archie Fitzgerald
Apr 1, 1908 - October 1973
Mondovi, Wisconsin
Leo Fitzgerald
Dec 5, 1896 - August 1962
Rosena Fitzgerald
Sep 24, 1897 - July 1989
Fond du Lac, WI
James W Fitzgerald
Dec 2, 1917 - Jan 16, 2006
New London, CT
Angeline M Fitzgerald
May 11, 1922 - Aug 23, 2001
Clarksville, IN
Mary Fitzgerald
Jul 20, 1922 - Nov 14, 2005
Thiensville, WI
Edward P Fitzgerald
Jul 5, 1906 - Apr 8, 1988
Milwaukee, WI
William John Fitzgerald
Jul 22, 1927 - May 26, 2011
Sanford, Florida
Jennie Fitzgerald
Jul 29, 1897 - January 1973
Saint Paul Park, Minnesota
Dolores M Fitzgerald
Dec 5, 1928 - Sep 9, 2004
Mequon, WI
Laurine E Fitzgerald
Aug 24, 1930 - Oct 29, 2007
Holiday, FL
Thomas Fitzgerald
May 2, 1930 - January 1981
Clinton Fitzgerald
Mar 25, 1931 - August 1975
Wausau, Wisconsin
Bertha Fitzgerald
Aug 9, 1906 - Feb 7, 2002
Burlington, WI

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Jun 25, 1911 - Apr 12, 1989
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Aug 25, 1960 - Sep 24, 2003
Milwaukee, WI
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Patricia Cetnarowski
Nov 29, 1939 - February 1987
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Guy Harwood
Oct 27, 1924 - May 15, 2003
Richland Center, WI
David C Smith
Nov 5, 1949 - Jul 8, 2005
New Richmond, WI
Martha M Guse
Apr 14, 1909 - Jul 29, 2003
Mayville, WI
Phyllis Herzfeldt
Jan 15, 1929 - Aug 5, 2006
Shawano, WI
John J Clark
May 10, 1960 - May 17, 2005
Rose T Varona
Jul 17, 1939 - Dec 8, 1995
Milwaukee, WI
Mildred Mogensen
Aug 27, 1911 - December 1977
Spooner, Wisconsin
Margaret Harris
Mar 17, 1910 - August 1975
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Jean A Bachim
Feb 19, 1954 - Nov 19, 1995
Union Grove, WI
Fred G Ingle
Jan 18, 1926 - Mar 5, 2004
Mason, WI
Daniel H Abbott
Nov 17, 1935 - Feb 6, 2001
Jennie Hansen
Jul 5, 1884 - January 1975
Racine, Wisconsin
Christine I Erspamer
Nov 5, 1914 - Nov 10, 2005
Montreal, WI
Virginia Kringel
Feb 19, 1956 - March 1985
Rebecca A Armstrong
Mar 3, 1957 - Oct 30, 2007
Hixton, WI
Richard Owen
Feb 16, 1956 - December 1982
Appleton, Wisconsin
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