Henry Oberbrockling (1896 - 1990)

Henry "Hank" Oberbrockling
1896 - 1990
updated February 06, 2019
Henry Oberbrockling was born on January 29, 1896 in Minnesota. Henry "Hank" died on June 24, 1990 in Tracy, Minnesota at age 94.
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Henry Oberbrockling
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Henry "Hank"
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Oberbrockling
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Henry "Hank" Oberbrockling was born on in Murray County, Minnesota United States
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Henry "Hank" Oberbrockling died on in Tracy, Lyon County, Minnesota United States 56175
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Henry "Hank" Oberbrockling was born on in Murray County, Minnesota United States
Henry "Hank" Oberbrockling died on in Tracy, Lyon County, Minnesota United States 56175
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German

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USA

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Catholic

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Henry Oberbrockling died on June 24, 1990 in Tracy, Minnesota at 94 years of age. Henry "Hank" was born on January 29, 1896 in Minnesota. There is no information about Henry "Hank"'s surviving family.
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In 1896, in the year that Henry Oberbrockling was born, 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 1904, at the age of merely 8 years old, Henry "Hank" was alive when the United States acquired the Panama Canal Zone. Now an unincorporated territory of the U.S., the Canal Zone had been previously held by the French, who were constructing a canal. The U.S. took over the construction of the Panama Canal and it was finally finished in 1914, when it was opened to commercial shipping. The United States held the Canal Zone until 1979.

In 1942, this person was 46 years old when on February 19th, President Roosevelt signed Executive Order 9066. This authorized the Secretary of War to "prescribe certain areas as military zones." On March 21st, he signed Public Law 503 which was approved after an hour discussion in the Senate and 30 minutes in the House. The Law provided for enforcement of his Executive Order. This cleared the way for approximately 120,000 men, women, and children of Japanese ancestry to be evicted from the West Coast and to be held in concentration camps and other confinement sites across the country. In Hawaii, a few thousand were detained. German and Italian Americans in the U.S. were also confined.

In 1973, by the time this person was 77 years old, in October, Vice President Spiro Agnew resigned - President Nixon nominated Gerald Ford for Vice President. Nixon's tax returns came under investigation. Nixon offered the recently discovered Oval Office tapes be heard by one person and summarized - his offer was rejected by the Special Prosecutor. Nixon ordered the Attorney General, then the assistant Attorney General, to fire the Special Prosecutor. Both refused and were fired. The Solicitor General became the acting Attorney General and fired the Special Prosecutor (the Saturday Night Massacre). Nixon releases some of the tapes, under extreme pressure because of the firings.

In 1990, in the year of Henry Oberbrockling's passing, on April 24th, the Hubble telescope was launched into space after long delays due to the Challenger explosion. An optical flaw was found within weeks of launch but was fixed within three years. The discoveries made possible by the Hubble have contributed to scientists' understanding of the universe.

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