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Hubert W Durley (1921 - 2000)

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Hubert W Durley
1921 - 2000
Born
January 3, 1921
Death
July 30, 2000
Last Known Residence
Cypress, Orange County, California 90630
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Hubert W Durley of Cypress, Orange County, California was born on January 3, 1921, and died at age 79 years old on July 30, 2000.
Updated: October 7, 2011

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Hubert Durley passed away at age 79 years old on July 30, 2000. Hubert W Durley of Cypress, Orange County, California was born on January 3, 1921.

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Hubert W Durley lived 9 years longer than the average Durley family member when he died at the age of 79.
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In 1921, in the year that Hubert W Durley was born, in May, the Emergency Quota Act - or Emergency Immigration Act - was passed. The law restricted the number of immigrants to 357,000 per year. It also established an immigration quota in which only 3 per cent of the total population of any ethnic group already in the USA in 1910, could be admitted to America after 1921. Although the Act was supposed to be temporary, it stayed in effect until 1965.

In 1937, at the age of 16 years old, Hubert was alive when on May 28th, the San Francisco Golden Gate Bridge opened to cars. Taking 5 years to build, the 4,200-foot-long suspension bridge was an engineering marvel of its time - 11 men died during construction. The "international orange" color was chosen because it resisted rust and fading. To the present, it is the symbol of the City that is known throughout the world.

In 1941, at the age of 20 years old, Hubert was alive when in his State of the Union address on January 6th, President Roosevelt detailed the "four freedoms" that everyone in the world should have: Freedom of speech, Freedom of worship, Freedom from want, and Freedom from fear. In the same speech, he outlined the benefits of democracy which he said were economic opportunity, employment, social security, and the promise of "adequate health care".

In 1960, he was 39 years old when on September 26th, the first televised debate for a Presidential campaign in the United States - Kennedy vs Nixon - was held. Seventy million people watched the debate on TV. The debate pre-empted the very popular Andy Griffith Show.

In 1990, by the time he was 69 years old, 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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