Frank Blacher (1849 - 1901)

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Manhattan County, New York

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1849 - In the year that Frank Blacher was born, on February 14th, President James Polk had his photograph taken in New York City. He was the first President to have his photo taken.

1874 - By the time he was 25 years old, on May 20th, Levi Strauss and Jacob Davis were approved for a patent for "blue jeans with copper rivets". They charged $13.50 per dozen jeans. Although the term "jeans" was first used in 1795 - in Italy - using rivets to reinforce stress points in jeans such as pockets and the bottom of the fly was an original idea..

1884 - At the age of 35 years old, Frank was alive when 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.

1895 - Frank was 46 years old when on September 3rd, in Latrobe, PA, the first professional football game was played. The game was between the Latrobe YMCA and the Jeannette Athletic Club. Latrobe won 12 - 0.

1901 - In the year of Frank Blacher's passing, Edward VII succeeded Queen Victoria. Queen Victoria of England had become Queen in 1837 and reigned until her death in 1901. Her 63 year reign was the longest in history prior to Elizabeth II who recently broke her record. The time during which she led the country was known as the Victorian era and she presided over great changes in the United Kingdom, including the expansion of the British Empire and the Industrial Revolution.

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Frank Blacher passed away on January 20, 1901 in New York at 52 years of age. No cause of death has been listed for Frank. He was born around 1849. There is no information about Frank's family.

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