Homer A Delamater (1902 - 1992)

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Homer A Delamater
1902 - 1992
updated February 06, 2019
Homer A Delamater was born on September 4, 1902. He died on August 19, 1992 at 89 years old. We know that Homer A Delamater had been residing in Klamath Falls, Klamath County, Oregon.


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Homer A Delamater passed away on August 19, 1992 at 89 years of age. He was born on September 4, 1902. There is no information about Homer's immediate family. We know that Homer A Delamater had been residing in Klamath Falls, Klamath County, Oregon.
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1902 - 1992 World Events

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In 1902, in the year that Homer A Delamater was born, the world famous Italian tenor, Enrico Caruso, made the first gramophone recording by a popular singer. Accompanied by only a piano, his voice recordings became a big seller and did much to popularize the new-fangled gramophone. He had to sing into a metal "horn" that relayed his voice to a metal disc. And the songs had to be under 4 and a half minutes!

In 1916, when he was merely 14 years old, the Battle of Verdun was fought from February through December. It was the largest and longest battle of World War I, lasting 303 days. The original estimates were 714,231 casualties - 377,231 French and 337,000 German, an average of 70,000 casualties a month. Current estimates are even larger. The Battle of the Somme was also fought from July through September of the same year. Original estimates were 485,000 British and French casualties and 630,000 German casualties.

In 1963, at the age of 61 years old, Homer was alive when the British Secretary of War, 46 year old John Profumo ,was forced to resign when he lied about an affair with 19 year old Christine Keeler. Keeler was also involved with the Soviet naval attaché and charges of espionage were feared. No proof of spying was ever found.

In 1979, at the age of 77 years old, Homer was alive when on March 28th, a partial nuclear meltdown occurred at the power plant at Three Mile Island Pennsylvania. Radiation leaked into the environment, resulting in a rating of 5 on a scale of 7 ("Accident With Wider Consequences") . It ended up costing $1 billion to clean up the site.

In 1992, in the year of Homer A Delamater's passing, on February 1st, US President George Bush and President Boris Yeltsin of Russia jointly announced an end to the Cold War, proclaiming a new era of "friendship and partnership". At Camp David in Maryland, they reviewed ways to jointly reduce nuclear arms and support reforms in Russia but no agreement was reached at that meeting.

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