Elmer Deibler (1884 - 1980)

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Elmer Deibler
1884 - 1980
updated February 06, 2019
Elmer Deibler was born on May 28, 1884. He died in April 1980 at 95 years of age. We know that Elmer Deibler had been residing in Seattle, King County, Washington 98105.

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Elmer Deibler died in April 1980 at 95 years of age. He was born on May 28, 1884. We are unaware of information about Elmer's immediate family. We know that Elmer Deibler had been residing in Seattle, King County, Washington 98105.
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In 1884, in the year that Elmer Deibler was born, on December 6th, the Washington Monument was completed. Building began in 1848 but was stopped because of lack of funds and also due to the Civil War. It would be dedicated in 1885. At the time of its completion, it was the tallest structure in the world.

In 1901, he was 17 years old when John Pierpont "J. P." Morgan created U.S. Steel. J.P. Morgan was an American banker and financier who dominated U.S. business at this time. He had previously overseen the creation of General Electric, as well as International Harvester and AT&T. He has been referred to as America's greatest banker. U.S. Steel was the first billion dollar company in the world, worth $1.4 billion in 1901.

In 1914, by the time he was 30 years old, in August, the Panama Canal opened to traffic. Begun by the French in the 1880's and abandoned, the United States undertook further construction in 1904. After 10 years, and the elimination of malaria carrying mosquitoes (which caused immense delays for the French and the Americans), the 48 mile long artificial waterway - a series of locks - created a shortcut for ships traveling between the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans.

In 1967, when he was 83 years old, on November 7th, President Johnson signed legislation passed by Congress that created the Corporation for Public Broadcasting (CPB), which would later become PBS and NPR. The legislation required CPB to operate with a "strict adherence to objectivity and balance in all programs or series of programs of a controversial nature".

In 1980, in the year of Elmer Deibler's passing, on April 24th, a rescue attempt was begun in the Iranian Hostage Crisis. The attempt failed and 8 US servicemen were killed. Eight helicopters had been sent for the mission, but only 5 arrived in operating condition., Since the military had advised that the mission be aborted if there were fewer than 6 helicopters, President Carter stopped it. Upon leaving, a helicopter collided with a transport plane and the men were killed.

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Apr 24, 1924 - Sep 8, 2005
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Martina J Deibler
Jan 3, 1927 - Aug 16, 2010
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Blair E Deibler
Mar 20, 1915 - May 19, 1989
Trevorton, PA
David H Deibler
Apr 16, 1928 - Jan 20, 1997
Lancaster, PA
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Dec 25, 1912 - Feb 20, 2002
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Walter B Deibler
Nov 16, 1906 - November 1994
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Harold A Deibler
Jun 26, 1908 - Feb 3, 2000
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