Frederick Brehob (1900 - 1971)

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Frederick Brehob
1900 - 1971
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August 9, 1900
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April 1971
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Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio 45231
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Frederick Brehob was born on August 9, 1900. He died in April 1971 at 70 years old. We know that Frederick Brehob had been residing in Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio 45231.
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Frederick Brehob died in April 1971 at 70 years of age. He was born on August 9, 1900. There is no information about Frederick's family or relationships. We know that Frederick Brehob had been residing in Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio 45231.

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In 1900, in the year that Frederick Brehob was born, a massive hurricane, known as the Great Galveston hurricane, hit Galveston Texas. Winds hit up to 145 miles an hour (category 4) and it remains the single most deadly event in U.S. history. Between 6,000 and 12,000 died (most estimates are around 8,000 dead). The population of Galveston at the time was about 36,000 people in 1900.

In 1935, by the time he was 35 years old, on September 8th, Louisiana Senator Huey Long was shot by Dr. Carl Weiss. Weiss was shot and killed immediately by Long's bodyguards - Long died two days later from his injuries. Long had received many death threats previously, as well as threats against his family. He was a powerful and controversial figure in Louisiana politics (and probably gained power through multiple criminal acts). His opponents became frustrated with their attempts to oust him and Dr. Weiss was the son-in-law of one of those opponents. His funeral was attended by 200,000 mourners.

In 1947, at the age of 47 years old, Frederick was alive when on April 15th, Jackie Robinson joined the Brooklyn Dodgers, playing first base. He was the first black man to play in the Major Leagues. Since the 1880's, professional baseball had been segregated and blacks played in the "Negro leagues". He went on to play for 10 years.

In 1966, he was 66 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 1971, in the year of Frederick Brehob's passing, in March, Congress passed the Twenty-sixth Amendment to the United States Constitution, which lowered the voting age to 18 (from 21). It was a response to the criticism that men could fight at 18, but not vote for the policies and politicians who sent them to war. The states quickly ratified the Amendment and it was signed into law on July 1st by President Richard Nixon.

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