Gerald Wiechman (1940 - 1986)

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Gerald Wiechman
1940 - 1986
updated February 06, 2019
Gerald Wiechman was born on October 22, 1940. He died in June 1986 at age 45.


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Gerald Wiechman passed away in June 1986 at 45 years of age. He was born on October 22, 1940. We have no information about Gerald's family or relationships.
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In 1940, in the year that Gerald Wiechman was born, on November 5th, President Franklin Roosevelt was elected to a third term, defeating Wendell Willkie of Indiana (a corporate lawyer). Roosevelt running for a third term was controversial. But the U.S. was emerging from the Great Recession and he promised that he would not involve the country in any foreign war (which of course changed when Japan bombed Pearl Harbor). Roosevelt defeated Willkie in the popular vote by 54.7 to 44.8% and in the Electoral College 449 to 82.

In 1957, he was 17 years old when on September 24th, the "Little Rock Nine" (nine African-American students) entered Little Rock High School. Arkansas Gov. Orval Faubus had previously prevented the students from entering the school at the beginning of the term with the Arkansas National Guard - they blocked the door. President Eisenhower ordered federal troops - the 101st Airborne Division of the United States Army - to guard the students and allow them entry.

In 1962, at the age of 22 years old, Gerald was alive when on February 20th, Lt. Col. John H. Glenn, Jr. became the first American to orbit the Earth. The Friendship 7 flew three times around the earth in 4 hours and 55 minutes. At age 77, Glenn returned to space - the oldest person to fly in space.

In 1971, by the time he was 31 years old, in March, Intel shipped the first microprocessor to Busicom, a Japanese manufacturer of calculators. The microprocessor has since allowed computers to become smaller and faster, leading to smaller and more versatile handheld devices, home computers, and supercomputers.

In 1986, in the year of Gerald Wiechman's passing, on September 8th, the Oprah Winfrey Show went into national syndication. A popular talk show, it was number 1 in the ratings since its debut. The last show aired on May 25, 2011.

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Brazoria, Texas
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Apr 15, 1901 - January 1981
Wichita Falls, Texas
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Sep 16, 1902 - February 1984
Olney, Texas
Emma Wiechman
Feb 9, 1878 - March 1967
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Jun 2, 1906 - February 1984
Olney, Texas
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Jan 27, 1896 - March 1982
Houston, Texas
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Feb 9, 1911 - Dec 3, 1990
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Jul 13, 1910 - Jul 26, 2002
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May 19, 1906 - September 1981
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