Gladys Melendez (1937 - 2007)

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Gladys Melendez
1937 - 2007
updated February 06, 2019
Gladys Melendez was born on December 16, 1937. She died on May 19, 2007 at 69 years old. We know that Gladys Melendez had been residing in New York, New York County, New York 10038.


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Gladys Melendez died on May 19, 2007 at 69 years old. She was born on December 16, 1937. We have no information about Gladys's family or relationships. We know that Gladys Melendez had been residing in New York, New York County, New York 10038.
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In 1937, in the year that Gladys Melendez was born, on May 28th, the San Francisco Golden Gate Bridge opened to cars. Taking 5 years to build, the 4,200-foot-long suspension bridge was an engineering marvel of its time - 11 men died during construction. The "international orange" color was chosen because it resisted rust and fading. To the present, it is the symbol of the City that is known throughout the world.

In 1947, at the age of merely 10 years old, Gladys was alive when in June, the Marshall Plan was proposed to help European nations recover economically from World War II. It passed the conservative Republican Congress in March of 1948. After World War I, the economic devastation of Germany caused by burdensome reparations payments led to the rise of Hitler. The Allies didn't want this to happen again and the Marshall Plan was devised to make sure that those conditions didn't arise again.

In 1969, Gladys was 32 years old when in August, a previously planned small concert turned into a (free) more than 400,000 strong gathering of attendees and bands at Max Yasgur's farm in upstate New York - now called Woodstock. Just some of the 32 acts: Richie Havens, Joe Cocker, Janis Joplin, Jimi Hendrix, The Who, Joan Baez, Crosby, Stills, Nash and Young, Jefferson Airplane, Country Joe, Santana, The Band, and Sly and the Family Stone.

In 1972, Gladys was 35 years old when on November 7th, Richard Nixon won re-election, amidst the dawning knowledge of the Watergate scandal, by 60.7% to anti-war candidate George McGovern's 37.5%.

In 1982, she was 45 years old when on September 14th, Princess Grace of Monaco (American actress Grace Kelly), 52, died of injuries when her car plunged off a mountain road. Her 17 year old daughter, Stephanie, was also in the car and suffered serious injuries but recovered. It's believed that the accident was caused when Princess Grace, who was driving, had a mild stroke.

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Apr 2, 1945 - June 1984
New York, NY
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Mar 19, 1951 - Jan 16, 2009
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Aug 19, 1949 - May 24, 2008
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Feb 20, 1964 - Aug 7, 2008
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Nery Melendez
Sep 30, 1930 - May 27, 2010
Ridgewood, NY
Ricardo Melendez
Jul 19, 1967 - Oct 20, 1996
Joseph Melendez
Oct 4, 1891 - October 1977
San Juan, PR
Harriet Melendez
Sep 7, 1922 - Aug 24, 2001
Vestal, NY
Justina Melendez-Ase
Mar 27, 1914 - Feb 15, 2004
Cabo Rojo, PR
Victor Melendez
Oct 14, 1925 - Mar 17, 2006
Comerio, PR
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Jun 14, 1902 - January 1968
Cabo Rojo, PR
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Feb 12, 1942 - November 1986
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Sep 2, 1942 - August 1975
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Bronx, NY
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Jul 15, 1945 - July 1985
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Jan 12, 1947 - Aug 21, 2011
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Jan 18, 1952 - Aug 1, 1993
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