Guillermo Valdes (1905 - 1982)

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Guillermo Valdes
1905 - 1982
updated February 06, 2019
Guillermo Valdes was born on April 12, 1905. He died in July 1982 at 77 years old. We know that Guillermo Valdes had been residing in Miami, Miami-Dade County, Florida.


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Guillermo Valdes died in July 1982 at 77 years of age. He was born on April 12, 1905. We are unaware of information about Guillermo's family or relationships. We know that Guillermo Valdes had been residing in Miami, Miami-Dade County, Florida.
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In 1905, in the year that Guillermo Valdes was born, federal spending was $0.57 billion, unemployment was 4.3%, and the cost of a first-class stamp was $0.02. Current U.S. government spending is $4.268 trillion.

In 1924, he was 19 years old when 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 1951, when he was 46 years old, on February 27th, the 22nd Amendment to the US Constitution (which limited the number of terms a president may serve to two) was ratified by 36 states, making it a part of the U.S. Constitution. The Amendment was both a reaction to the 4 term Roosevelt presidency and also the recognition of a long-standing tradition in American politics.

In 1973, Guillermo was 68 years old 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 1982, in the year of Guillermo Valdes's passing, 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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Guillermo I. Valdes
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Miami, FL
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Miami, FL
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Hialeah, FL
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Key West, FL
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Feb 25, 1902 - December 1989
Miami, FL
Coleto Valdes
Mar 6, 1886 - May 15, 1994
Miami, FL
Jesus G Valdes
Sep 24, 1914 - Sep 15, 1994
Miami, FL
Margarita Valdes
Apr 7, 1888 - July 1977
Miami, Florida
Asuncion Valdes
Aug 15, 1919 - Jun 19, 1998
Tampa, FL
Ana O Valdes
May 18, 1933 - Feb 2, 2002
Tampa, FL
Ana A Valdes
Jul 3, 1915 - Mar 17, 2003
Tampa, FL
Eloy Valdes
Apr 4, 1926 - Dec 7, 2005
Homestead, FL
Catalino Valdes
Dec 5, 1886 - September 1979
Miami, Florida
Gilbert Valdes
Dec 25, 1928 - Jun 19, 1994
Tampa, FL
Doris L Valdes
Dec 24, 1928 - Aug 18, 2004
Pilot Mountain, NC
Olympia I Valdes
Dec 17, 1929 - May 6, 1996
Tampa, FL
Prudencio Valdes
Jun 28, 1898 - January 1981
Miami, Florida
Maria J Valdes
Aug 24, 1916 - Jul 15, 1999
Hialeah, FL
Ruben Valdes
Sep 17, 1914 - Sep 25, 2001
Hialeah, FL
Lydia Valdes
Aug 3, 1922 - April 1985
Tampa, Florida
Pedro Valdes
Jun 22, 1957 - Feb 6, 1999
Ines Valdes
Jan 21, 1903 - December 1988
Miami, FL
Maria Valdes
Jun 29, 1880 - July 1974
Miami, Florida
Ciriaco Valdes
Aug 8, 1884 - August 1981
Miami, Florida

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Seffner, FL
Mae Goldstein
Apr 25, 1913 - Aug 15, 2009
Wyncote, PA
Bessie Weiss
Jan 15, 1891 - August 1972
Miami Beach, Florida
Gertrudis Boloy
Jun 13, 1907 - Aug 27, 2002
Miami, FL
Margarita Alfaras
Oct 3, 1907 - October 1989
Miami Beach, FL
Emma Alfaras
Mar 19, 1906 - Jun 29, 1996
Miami Beach, FL
Richard J Sierra
Jul 11, 1950 - Mar 13, 1997
Miami, FL
Rita E Lopez
Aug 17, 1903 - Sep 3, 2005
Ocoee, FL
Ines Garcia
Apr 20, 1902 - Feb 15, 1991
Miami Beach, FL
Antonieta Hernandez
Dec 15, 1913 - October 1977
Woodside, New York
Leopoldina Alfaras
Jul 31, 1912 - November 1984
Miami, Florida
Dina Muller
Mar 15, 1903 - August 1977
Miami Beach, Florida
Anna Caine
Aug 25, 1886 - March 1979
Miami Beach, Florida
Aurelia Ruiz
Dec 2, 1907 - August 1984
Tampa, Florida
Estilita P Ramirez
Jan 4, 1902 - Jul 24, 2001
Tampa, FL
Benjamin Perez-Algaci
May 10, 1894 - April 1975
Miami Beach, Florida
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Apr 4, 1926 - Jul 2, 2002
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Margaret Roth
May 27, 1915 - Apr 29, 1996
Miami Beach, FL
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