Helen M Adamiak (1930 - 1995)

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Helen M Adamiak
1930 - 1995
updated February 06, 2019
Helen M Adamiak was born on November 11, 1930. She died on December 27, 1995 at age 65. We know that Helen M Adamiak had been residing in Taylor, Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania 18517.

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Helen M Adamiak died on December 27, 1995 at 65 years old. She was born on November 11, 1930. We have no information about Helen's immediate family. We know that Helen M Adamiak had been residing in Taylor, Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania 18517.
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In 1930, in the year that Helen M Adamiak was born, on August 6th, N.Y. Supreme Court Judge Joseph Crater went through papers in his office, destroyed some of them, withdrew all his money from the bank - $5,150, sold his stock, met friends at a restaurant for dinner and disappeared after getting into a taxi (or walking down the street - his friends' testimony later changed). His disappearance was reported to the police on September 3rd - almost a month later. His wife didn't know what happened, his fellow Justices had no idea, and his mistresses (he had several) said that they didn't know. While his disappearance was front page news, his fate was never discovered and after 40 years the case was closed, still without knowing if Crater was dead or alive.

In 1957, at the age of 27 years old, Helen was alive when on October 4th, the Soviet Union launched Sputnik I, the first man made earth-orbiting satellite - and triggered the Space Race. Sputnik I was only 23 inches in diameter and had no tracking equipment, only 4 antennas, but it had a big impact.

In 1964, Helen was 34 years old when in June, three young civil rights workers - Andrew Goodman and Mickey Schwerner from New York City, and James Chaney from Meridian, Mississippi - were kidnapped and murdered in Mississippi. Working with "Freedom Summer", they were registering African-Americans to vote in the Southern states. Their bodies were found two months later. Although it was discovered that the White Knights of the Ku Klux Klan, the Neshoba County Sheriff's Office and the Philadelphia, Mississippi Police Department were involved, only 7 men were convicted and served less than six years.

In 1971, she was 41 years old when on May 3rd, 10,000 federal troops, 5,100 officers of the D.C. Metropolitan Police, 2,000 members of the D.C. National Guard, and federal agents assembled in Washington DC to prevent an estimated 10,000 Vietnam War protesters from marching. President Nixon (who was in California) refused to give federal employees the day off and they had to navigate the police and protesters, adding to the confusion. By the end of a few days of protest, 12,614 people had been arrested - making it the largest mass arrest in US history.

In 1995, in the year of Helen M Adamiak's passing, on September 3rd, eBay was founded in San Jose California. Beginning as simply a place for Pierre Omidyar's girlfriend (now wife) to share her Pez passion and collection online, the site has become a multibillion-dollar business and operates in 30 countries.

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Jan 28, 1927 - Apr 29, 2010
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Edward S Adamiak
Dec 12, 1926 - Feb 9, 2011
Delmont, PA
Bernard J Adamiak
Oct 5, 1924 - March 1992
Irene Adamiak
Mar 21, 1928 - January 1987
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Rudolph v Adamiak
Mar 16, 1928 - Sep 15, 1980
Laurie C Adamiak
Jul 14, 1959 - Jul 18, 1999
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Jul 16, 1921 - Apr 1, 2007
Essex, MD
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Aug 3, 1905 - Jan 29, 1984
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May 12, 1912 - Apr 5, 1990
Albuquerque, NM
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Jul 1, 1952 - Apr 1, 2011
Albuquerque, New Mexico
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Dec 29, 1903 - January 1987
Moundsville, West Virginia
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