Frank J Dilger (1920 - 1991)

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Summary

Frank J Dilger’s biography is built and maintained by people like you. Create an online profile of Frank so that his life is remembered forever. If any factual information is incorrect, please edit Frank’s biography.

Frank J Dilger Biography & Family History

This genealogy profile is dedicated to the life and ancestry of Frank J Dilger and his immediate Dilger family. Add to Frank J Dilger's genealogy page to share your memories & historical research with his family and other genealogy hobbyists.

Birth

Death

Cause of death

There is no cause of death listed for Frank.

Burial / Funeral

Do you know the final resting place - gravesite in a cemetery or location of cremation - of Frank J Dilger? Add burial and funeral information.

Obituary

Last Known Residence

Did Frank move a lot? Did he emigrate from another country? Add Frank's last known location.

Average Age

Life Expectancy

Family

Add family members

Education

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

Professions

Share what Frank did for a living or if he had a career or profession. Add Profession.

Military Service

It is unknown if Frank J Dilger is a military veteran.

Middle name

J

Surnames

Ethnicity

Unknown. Add Frank's ethnicity.

Nationality

Unknown. Add Frank's nationality.

Religion

Unknown. Was Frank a religious man? Add Frank’s religion

Gender

Male

Family Photos

Pictures really do say a thousand words. Add photos of Frank during various points of his life.

Timeline

1920 - In the year that Frank J Dilger was born, the Volstead Act became law. Formally called the National Prohibition Act, the Volstead Act enabled law enforcement agencies to carry out the 18th Amendment. It said that "no person shall manufacture, sell, barter, transport, import, export, deliver, or furnish any intoxicating liquor except as authorized by this act" and defined intoxicating liquor as any beverage containing more than 0.5% alcohol by volume.

1941 - By the time he was 21 years old, on June 25th, President Roosevelt signed Executive Order 8802, prohibiting racial discrimination in the defense industry. EO 8802 was the first federal action to prohibit employment discrimination - without prejudice as to "race, creed, color, or national origin" - in the U.S. Civil Rights groups had planned a march on Washington D.C. to protest for equal rights but with the signing of the Order, they canceled the March.

1956 - By the time he was 36 years old, this was the year that the King of Rock and Roll, Elvis Presley, became an international sensation. He began the year as a regional favorite and ended the year with 17 recordings having been on the Billboard’s Top 100 singles chart, 11 TV appearances, and a movie. Elvis scandalized adults and thrilled teens.

1983 - He was 63 years old when physicist Sally K. Ride, 32, became the first US woman astronaut in space as a crew member aboard space shuttle Challenger on June 18th. She was also the youngest (32) astronaut to go into space. Soviet cosmonaut Valentina Tereshkova was the first woman in space in 1963.

1991 - In the year of Frank J Dilger's passing, on November 7th, legendary basketball player Magic Johnson announced that he had HIV. In 1991, the public was confused about the difference between HIV and AIDS (HIV is a virus that can lead to AIDS) and there was little treatment for either. Most thought that Johnson would die within a year or so. Also, the transmission of AIDS wasn't understood so he had to retire from basketball. Magic Johnson is still alive and well.

Frank J Dilger Family Tree

Who was Frank’s parents? Did he get married and did they have children? Share Frank’s family tree to share his legacy and genealogy pedigree.

Frank's Family
Add a parent
Add a parent
Frank J Dilger
Add a partner
Add a child
Add a sibling

You can add or remove people from Frank's family tree by clicking here.

Obituary

This obit of Frank J Dilger is updated by the community. Edit this biography to contribute to his obituary. Include details such as cemetery, burial, newspaper obituary and grave or marker inscription if available.

Frank J Dilger died in December 1991 at 71 years of age. No cause of death has been listed. He was born on November 18, 1920. We are unaware of information about Frank's family or relationships.

Memories

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

Write a comment

Other Records of Frank J Dilger

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Other Biographies

Sources