Floyd Henry Brinkman (1925 - 1990)

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Floyd H Brinkman
1925 - 1990
updated February 06, 2019
Floyd Henry Brinkman, father to 8 children, was born on December 28, 1925 in Correctionville, Iowa. He was born to Henry Brinkman and Ella (Schutte) Brinkman, with siblings Walter, Arlene, and Arlen. He was baptized at St Johns Lutheran, Battle Creek, Iowa. Floyd married Geraldine Rose Monroe, and they gave birth to Teresa Marie, Douglas Floyd, Sheila Rose, Sharon Marie, Carol Ann, Rosella Jo Brinkman-Lee, Floyd Jr, and Bernie Shawn Leroy. He died in January 1990 in Omaha, Nebraska at 64 years old.

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Floyd H Brinkman Biography

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Most Commonly Known Name

Floyd Henry Brinkman

First name

Floyd

Middle name

H

Last Name(s)

Nickname(s) or aliases

Gender

Male

Birth

Floyd Brinkman was born on in Correctionville, Woodbury County, Iowa United States

Death

Floyd Brinkman died in in Omaha, Douglas County, Nebraska United States

Cause of death

Stroke

Burial / Funeral

at Westlawn cemetary, in Omaha, Nebraska, Douglas County, Nebraska United States

Obituary

Ethnicity & Lineage

White, Citizen

Nationality & Locations Lived

German

Religion

Lutheran

Baptized

at St Johns Lutheran, in Battle Creek, Ida County, Iowa United States

Last Known Residence

1624 Deer Park Blvd, in Omaha, Douglas County, Nebraska United States

Education

4 Years Of High School

Professions

Grain miller union-Kelloggs Corp, Omaha, Ne

Personal Life & Organizations

Cross Lutheran Church

Military Service

Military serial#: 37772964
Enlisted: August 24, 1944 in Ft Snelling Minnesota
Military branch: No Branch Assignment
Rank: Private, Selectees (enlisted Men)
Terms of enlistment: Enlistment For The Duration Of The War Or Other Emergency, Plus Six Months, Subject To The Discretion Of The President Or Otherwise According To Law

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Floyd H Brinkman, Dec 28, 1925-January 1990, Preceded in death by Son Bernie, Mother Ella, Father Henry Brinkman Brother Arden, ,Survived by wife Geraldine Rose, 8 children, Grandchildren, Sister Arlene Hardesty, Brother Walter Brinkman(Marie), many friends and extended family. Funeral Cross Lutheran Church and burial at Westlawn-Hillcrest Cemetary.

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1925 - 1990 World Events

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In 1925, in the year that Floyd Henry Brinkman was born, on November 28th, radio station WSM broadcast the Grand Ole Opry for the first time. Originally airing as “The WSM Barn Dance”, the Opry (a local term for "opera") was dedicated to honoring country music and in its history has featured the biggest stars and acts in country music.

In 1942, at the age of 17 years old, Floyd was alive when on February 19th, President Roosevelt signed Executive Order 9066. This authorized the Secretary of War to "prescribe certain areas as military zones." On March 21st, he signed Public Law 503 which was approved after an hour discussion in the Senate and 30 minutes in the House. The Law provided for enforcement of his Executive Order. This cleared the way for approximately 120,000 men, women, and children of Japanese ancestry to be evicted from the West Coast and to be held in concentration camps and other confinement sites across the country. In Hawaii, a few thousand were detained. German and Italian Americans in the U.S. were also confined.

In 1955, at the age of 30 years old, Floyd was alive when on September 30th, movie star James Dean, 24, died in a car accident. He was headed in his new Porsche 550 to a race in Salinas California when, traveling at 85 mph, he collided with a 1950 Ford Tudor, also speeding, driven by a 23 year old college student. Dean died, his passenger and the other driver survived.

In 1968, by the time he was 43 years old, on June 5th, Sen. Robert F. Kennedy was shot at the Ambassador Hotel in Los Angeles by Sirhan after celebrating his win in the California presidential primary. He died the next day at Good Samaritan Hospital.

In 1990, in the year of Floyd Henry Brinkman's passing, after 27 years in prison, Nelson Mandela, the leader of the movement to end South African apartheid was released on February 11th 1990.

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