Henry Helmke (1880 - 1965)

Henry Helmke
1880 - 1965
updated February 06, 2019
Henry Helmke was born on March 16, 1880. He died in November 1965 at age 85. We know that Henry Helmke had been residing in Washington.
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Henry Helmke passed away in November 1965 at 85 years old. He was born on March 16, 1880. We are unaware of information about Henry's family or relationships. We know that Henry Helmke had been residing in Washington.
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In 1880, in the year that Henry Helmke was born, on August 26th, P. T. Barnum and James A. Bailey signed a contract in Bridgeport, CT, creating the Barnum & Bailey Circus. Twenty-seven years later, the Barnum and Bailey would merge with another circus, Ringling Brothers.

In 1896, Henry was 16 years old when on January 28th, the first ticket for speeding - called "furious driving" - was issued. Walter Arnold of Kent England was fined 1 shilling plus costs - for going 8 mph. The speed limit was 2 mph.

In 1902, at the age of 22 years old, Henry was alive when the modern air conditioner was invented by Willis H. Carrier. The company that he worked for needed to find a way to control humidity and by solving this problem, Carrier created a system that could be used for cooling the rooms of a house. The Sun Belt thanks him!

In 1947, Henry was 67 years old when on November 25th, the Hollywood "Black List" was created by the House Un-American Activities Committee (HUAC). Ten Hollywood writers and directors had refused to testify to the Committee regarding "Communists" or "Reds" in the movie industry. The next day, the blacklist was created and they were fired.

In 1965, in the year of Henry Helmke's passing, on March 8th, the first US combat troops arrived in Vietnam. The 3500 Marines joined 23,000 "advisors" already in South Vietnam. By the end of the year, 190,000 American soldiers were in the country.

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