Gerald L Deline (1924 - 1989)

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Gerald L Deline
1924 - 1989
updated February 06, 2019
Gerald L Deline was born on July 8, 1924. He died on March 22, 1989 at 64 years old. We know that Gerald L Deline had been residing in Dearborn, Wayne County, Michigan 48124.

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Gerald L Deline passed away on March 22, 1989 at 64 years old. He was born on July 8, 1924. We are unaware of information about Gerald's family or relationships. We know that Gerald L Deline had been residing in Dearborn, Wayne County, Michigan 48124.
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In 1924, in the year that Gerald L Deline was born, in May, wealthy college students Nathan Leopold and Richard Loeb kidnapped and killed 14 year old Robert Franks "in the interest of science". Leopold and Loeb thought that they were intellectually superior and that they could commit the perfect crime and not be caught. They were brought in for questioning within 8 days and quickly confessed. Clarence Darrow was hired as their defense lawyer, getting them life imprisonment instead of a death sentence. Loeb was eventually killed in prison - Leopold was released after 33 years, dying of a heart attack at age 66.

In 1934, Gerald was only 10 years old when on June 6th, the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission was formed as a response to the stock market crash of 1929 and the continuing Great Depression. Previously, the states regulated the offering and sales of stocks - called "blue sky" laws. They were largely ineffective. Roosevelt created a group (one member was Joseph Kennedy, father of the future President Kennedy) who knew Wall Street well and they defined the mission and operating mode for the SEC. The new organization had broad and stringent rules and oversight and restored public confidence in the stock market in the United States.

In 1950, Gerald was 26 years old when on October 2, Charlie Brown appeared in the first Peanuts comic strip - created by Charles Schultz - and he was the only character in that strip. That year, Schultz said that Charlie was 4 years old, but Charlie aged a bit through the years.

In 1973, at the age of 49 years old, Gerald was alive when on January 28th, the Paris Peace Accord was signed - supposedly ending the Vietnam War. Hostilities continued between North and South Vietnam and the U.S. continued to bomb. But by August 15, 1973, 95% of American troops had left Vietnam. The war ended in 1975 with the fall of Saigon.

In 1989, in the year of Gerald L Deline's passing, on March 24th, the Exxon Valdez, an oil tanker, struck a reef in Alaska's Prince William Sound and oil began spilling out of the hold. The oil would eventually contaminate more than a thousand miles of coastline. It is estimated that over 10.8 million gallons of crude oil spilled into the Sound - killing 100,000 to 250,000 seabirds, over 2,800 sea otters, about 12 river otters, 300 harbor seals, 247 bald eagles, and 22 orcas - as well as an unknown number of salmon and herring.

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Aug 27, 1887 - June 1973
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Aug 10, 1920 - Nov 22, 1999
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May 28, 1941 - October 1975
Hudson, Michigan
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Sep 10, 1907 - May 1985
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Feb 9, 1904 - October 1969
Detroit, Michigan
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