Eva Drost (1915 - 1980)

Eva Drost
1915 - 1980
updated February 06, 2019
Eva Drost was born on January 18, 1915. She died in January 1980 at age 64. We know that Eva Drost had been residing in Freedom, Beaver County, Pennsylvania 15042.
ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Eva Drost Biography

Vital facts & highlights of Eva's life to share with the world.

Eva Drost
Most commonly known name
Female
Gender
Eva
First name
Unknown
Middle name
Unknown
Maiden name
Drost
Last name(s)
Unknown
Nickname(s) or aliases
Freedom, Beaver County, Pennsylvania 15042
Last known residence
Eva Drost was born on
Birth
Eva Drost died in
Death
Eva Drost was born on
Eva Drost died in
Birth
Death
There is no cause of death listed for Eva.
Cause of death
Do you know the final resting place - gravesite in a cemetery or location of cremation - of Eva Drost?
Burial / Funeral
Unknown
Obituary

Ethnicity & Lineage

What is Eva's ethnicity and where did her parents, grandparents & great-grandparents come from?

Nationality & Locations Lived

Unknown

Religion

Unknown. Was Eva a religious woman?

Education

Did Eva finish grade school, get a GED, go to high school, get a college degree or masters? What schools or universities did Eva attend?

Professions

Share what Eva did for a living or if she had a career or profession.

Personal Life & Organizations

Share some highlights of Eva's personal life & organizations in which they participated.

Military Service

Did Eva serve in the military or did a war or conflict interfere with her life?

Average Age

Life Expectancy

Looking for a different Eva Drost?
View other bios of people named Eva Drost
Back to Top

Eva Drost Family Tree

Eva's immediate relatives including parents, siblings, partnerships and children in the Drost family tree.

Eva's Family

Add a parent
Add a parent
Eva Drost
Add a partner
Add a child
Add a partner
Add a child
Add a sibling

Friends:

Click to add friends & family.

Eva's Family Photos

Pictures really do say a thousand words. Add photos of Eva during various points of her life.

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Share Memories about Eva

What do you remember about Eva Drost? Share your memories of special moments and stories you have heard about her. Or just leave a comment to show the world that Eva is remembered.

Eva Drost Obituary

This obit of Eva Drost is maintained by Eva's followers. Contribute to her obituary and include details such as cemetery, burial, newspaper obituary and grave or marker inscription if available.

Eva Drost died in January 1980 at 64 years of age. She was born on January 18, 1915. We are unaware of information about Eva's surviving family. We know that Eva Drost had been residing in Freedom, Beaver County, Pennsylvania 15042.
Followers & Sources
Other Records of Eva Drost

1915 - 1980 World Events

Refresh this page to see various historical events that occurred during Eva's lifetime

In 1915, in the year that Eva Drost was born, in April, the Ottoman Empire rounded up, arrested, and deported 235 to 270 Armenian intellectuals and community leaders in Turkey. As their actions continued through the next several years, an estimated 600,000 to 1 million Armenians were killed by Turkish soldiers.

In 1920, at the age of only 5 years old, Eva was alive when speakeasies replaced saloons as the center of social activity. After the 18th Amendment was ratified and selling alcohol became illegal, saloons closed and speakeasies took their place. Speakeasies, also called a blind pig or blind tiger, were "so called because of the practice of speaking quietly about such a place in public, or when inside it, so as not to alert the police or neighbors". There were a lot of them and they were very popular. And where saloons often prohibited women, they were encouraged at speakeasies because of the added profits.

In 1966, Eva was 51 years old when on July 1st, Medicare became available after President Johnson signed into law the Medicare Act in 1965. President Truman had received the first Medicare card since he had been the first to propose national healthcare law. insurance.

In 1978, she was 63 years old when on November 18th, Jim Jones's Peoples Temple followers committed mass suicide in Jonestown, Guyana - where they had moved, from San Francisco, as a group. Jones was the leader of the cult and ordered his followers to drink cyanide-laced punch, which they did. Whole families (women and children included) died - more than 900 people in all.

In 1980, in the year of Eva Drost'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.

Other Biographies

Other Eva Drosts

Oct 29, 1912 - Feb 7, 2003

Other Drosts

Apr 22, 1928 - Jul 17, 1997
May 7, 1921 - Oct 7, 2003
Jun 2, 1911 - Feb 5, 2004
Dec 24, 1931 - Nov 21, 2007
Sep 2, 1922 - Jan 8, 1996
Sep 11, 1894 - July 1986
Jun 19, 1911 - Dec 2, 2002
Jan 14, 1914 - Jul 31, 2002
Nov 18, 1912 - Oct 28, 1981
Jul 20, 1913 - October 1982
Dec 24, 1928 - Dec 30, 2007
Jan 22, 1943 - Mar 15, 1996
May 19, 1907 - Aug 9, 1996
May 30, 1910 - Oct 16, 1999
Dec 18, 1921 - Sep 8, 2008
Dec 13, 1921 - Feb 17, 2010
Mar 30, 1908 - January 1973
Nov 26, 1915 - Dec 10, 1990
Mar 23, 1922 - Nov 17, 2007
Oct 4, 1922 - Apr 18, 1992

Other Bios

Sep 26, 1919 - July 1990
Dec 11, 1919 - Sep 29, 2003
Jul 12, 1907 - October 1970
Sep 8, 1919 - Nov 24, 1990
Jul 9, 1914 - September 1982
May 21, 1892 - May 1974
Sep 25, 1919 - October 1979
Nov 8, 1900 - Jun 17, 1991
Dec 25, 1880 - August 1965
Mar 6, 1917 - January 1975
Sep 15, 1922 - April 1987
Mar 28, 1921 - Nov 23, 1990
Jul 20, 1921 - Jan 15, 2008
Dec 19, 1908 - May 1992
Aug 26, 1880 - March 1965
Oct 13, 1916 - Oct 30, 2001
Jun 11, 1910 - Jul 8, 1998
Feb 19, 1908 - September 1981
Jun 24, 1903 - June 1987
Sep 20, 1916 - Apr 5, 1990
Success Stories from Biographies like Eva Drost
Created on Jun 04, 2020 by Daniel Pinna
Highlights of just a few of the many successes of sharing memories & family history at AncientFaces. From reuniting lost or 'orphan' photos with their families, seeing the faces of family for the first time, to connecting unknown and lost relatives.

These stories will warm your heart. Are you inspired to share photos and biographies of the people from your past?