Helena Talik Knap (1927 - 2011)

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Helena Talik Knap
1927 - 2011
updated February 06, 2019
Helena Talik Knap was born on April 3, 1927. She died on August 14, 2011 at 84 years old. We know that Helena Talik Knap had been residing in Jersey City, Hudson County, New Jersey.


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Helena Talik Knap died on August 14, 2011 at age 84. She was born on April 3, 1927. We have no information about Helena's family. We know that Helena Talik Knap had been residing in Jersey City, Hudson County, New Jersey.
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In 1927, in the year that Helena Talik Knap was born, the first "talkie" (a movie with music, songs, and talking), The Jazz Singer, was released. Al Jolson starred as a cantor's son who instead of following in his father's footsteps as expected, becomes a singer of popular songs. Banished by his father, they reconcile on his father's deathbed. It was a tear-jerker and audiences went wild - especially when they heard the songs. Thus begun the demise of silent films and the rise of "talkies".

In 1955, at the age of 28 years old, Helena was alive when on September 10th the TV show "Gunsmoke" debuted on CBS. It went on to be television's longest-running western. Matt Dillon, Chester, Doc Adams, and Miss Kitty became household names.

In 1969, at the age of 42 years old, Helena was alive when one hundred countries, along with the United States and the Soviet Union signed the nuclear nonproliferation treaty (NPT). It called for stopping the spread of nuclear weapons, the peaceful use of nuclear energy, and the goal of nuclear disarmament.

In 1970, at the age of 43 years old, Helena was alive when on May 4th, four students at Kent State University in Ohio were shot and killed by National Guardsmen. The students were at a peaceful demonstration protesting the invasion of Cambodia by US forces. There had been precedent for the killing of American college students. The previous year, on May 15th, Alameda County Sheriffs used shotguns against U.C. Berkeley students at a protest for People's Park. One student died, one was blinded, 128 were injured.

In 1983, she was 56 years old when physicist Sally K. Ride, 32, became the first US woman astronaut in space as a crew member aboard space shuttle Challenger on June 18th. She was also the youngest (32) astronaut to go into space. Soviet cosmonaut Valentina Tereshkova was the first woman in space in 1963.

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Donald T Knap
Mar 22, 1933 - Apr 3, 2002
Decatur, GA
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Jul 17, 1951 - May 13, 2009
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Martha C Knap
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Chicago, IL
Krystyna Knap
Jun 26, 1935 - January 1974
Chicago, Illinois
Stanley Knap
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Chicago, IL
Stanislaw Knap
Jan 12, 1922 - February 1976
Pasza Knap
Nov 23, 1925 - Jan 23, 2007
Chicago, IL
Franciszek Knap
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