Hjalmar Helenius (1893 - 1976)

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Summary

Hjalmar Helenius’s biography is built and maintained by people like you. Create an online profile of Hjalmar so that his life is remembered forever. If any factual information is incorrect, please edit Hjalmar’s biography.

Hjalmar Helenius Biography & Family History

This genealogy profile is dedicated to the life and ancestry of Hjalmar Helenius and his immediate Helenius family. Add to Hjalmar Helenius's genealogy page to share your memories & historical research with his family and other genealogy hobbyists.

Birth

Death

Cause of death

There is no cause of death listed for Hjalmar.

Burial / Funeral

Do you know the final resting place - gravesite in a cemetery or location of cremation - of Hjalmar Helenius? Add burial and funeral information.

Obituary

Last Known Residence

Lake Worth, Palm Beach County, Florida

Average Age

Life Expectancy

Family

Add family members

Education

Did Hjalmar finish grade school, get a GED, go to high school, get a college degree or masters? What schools or universities did Hjalmar attend? Add education.

Professions

Share what Hjalmar did for a living or if he had a career or profession. Add Profession.

Military Service

It is unknown if Hjalmar Helenius is a military veteran.

Middle name

Unknown. Add middle name

Surnames

Ethnicity

Unknown. Add Hjalmar's ethnicity.

Nationality

Unknown. Add Hjalmar's nationality.

Religion

Unknown. Was Hjalmar a religious man? Add Hjalmar’s religion

Gender

Male

Family Photos

Pictures really do say a thousand words. Add photos of Hjalmar during various points of his life.

Timeline

1893 - In the year that Hjalmar Helenius was born, on May 5th, a crash on the New York Stock Exchange started a depression that lasted 4 years. It was the beginning of the Panic of 1893.

1921 - Hjalmar was 28 years old when hugely popular Roscoe "Fatty" Arbuckle, silent film star, was arrested for rape and manslaughter after an actress died following a party at his house. He was acquitted after three trials and the jury wrote a formal letter apologizing for the charges, but his career never recovered. His films were at first banned - the ban was lifted after a year - and he was mostly ostracized by the community. He died at 46..

1934 - By the time he was 41 years old, on July 22nd, gangster John Dillinger was killed in Chicago. His gang had robbed banks and police stations, among other charges, and he was being hunted by J. Edgar Hoover, head of the FBI - although many in the public saw him as a "Robin Hood". A madam from a brothel in which he was hiding became an informer for the FBI and, after a shootout with FBI agents, Dillinger was shot and died.

1964 - By the time he was 71 years old, 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.

1976 - In the year of Hjalmar Helenius's passing, The United States celebrated the Bicentennial of the adoption of the Declaration of Independence. It was a year long celebration, with the biggest events taking place on July 4th.

Hjalmar Helenius Family Tree

Who was Hjalmar’s parents? Did he get married and did they have children? Share Hjalmar’s family tree to share his legacy and genealogy pedigree.

Hjalmar's Family
Add a parent
Add a parent
Hjalmar Helenius
Add a partner
Add a child
Add a sibling

You can add or remove people from Hjalmar's family tree by clicking here.

Obituary

This obit of Hjalmar Helenius is updated by the community. Edit this biography to contribute to his obituary. Include details such as cemetery, burial, newspaper obituary and grave or marker inscription if available.

Hjalmar Helenius passed away in January 1976 at 82 years old. There is no known cause of death. He was born on March 17, 1893. We are unaware of information about Hjalmar's family or relationships. We know that Hjalmar Helenius had been residing in Lake Worth, Palm Beach County, Florida.

Memories

What do you remember about Hjalmar Helenius? Share your memories of special moments and stories you have heard about him. Or just leave a comment to show the world that Hjalmar is remembered.

Write a comment

Other Records of Hjalmar Helenius

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Other Biographies

Sources