Hugh Delinger (1904 - 1973)

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Hugh Delinger
1904 - 1973
updated February 06, 2019
Hugh Delinger was born on August 5, 1904. He died in November 1973 at 69 years old. We know that Hugh Delinger had been residing in Charlotte, Mecklenburg County, North Carolina.


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Hugh Delinger passed away in November 1973 at age 69. He was born on August 5, 1904. We are unaware of information about Hugh's immediate family. We know that Hugh Delinger had been residing in Charlotte, Mecklenburg County, North Carolina.
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1904 - 1973 World Events

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In 1904, in the year that Hugh Delinger was born, the "Teddy's Bear" was first produced. After seeing a political cartoon of President Teddy Roosevelt refusing to kill a clubbed and tied up bear, Jewish Russian immigrant Morris Michtom - who owned a candy shop and sold stuffed animals that he and his wife made at night at the store - made a "Teddy's Bear" and put it in his shop's window. The stuffed bears were an immediate success and Michtom and his wife went on to found the Ideal Novelty and Toy Co.

In 1915, at the age of just 11 years old, Hugh was alive when in April, the Ottoman Empire rounded up, arrested, and deported 235 to 270 Armenian intellectuals and community leaders in Turkey. As their actions continued through the next several years, an estimated 600,000 to 1 million Armenians were killed by Turkish soldiers.

In 1938, when he was 34 years old, on June 25th (a Saturday) the Fair Labor Standards Act was signed into law by President Roosevelt (along with 120 other bills). The Act banned oppressive child labor, set the minimum hourly wage at 25 cents, and established the maximum workweek at 44 hours. It faced a lot of opposition and in fighting for it, Roosevelt said "Do not let any calamity-howling executive with an income of $1,000 a day, ...tell you...that a wage of $11 a week is going to have a disastrous effect on all American industry."

In 1950, by the time he was 46 years old, in February, Joe McCarthy gave a speech alleging that he had a list of "members of the Communist Party and members of a spy ring" who worked in the State Department. He went on to chair a committee that investigated not only the State Department but also the administration of President Harry S. Truman, the Voice of America, and the U.S. Army for communist spies - until he was condemned by the U.S. Senate in 1954.

In 1973, in the year of Hugh Delinger's passing, on August 15th, amidst rising calls for the impeachment of President Richard Nixon, Congress imposed an end to the bombing of Cambodia.

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Virginia J Delinger
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Donald C Delinger
Mar 14, 1915 - Sep 11, 1999
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Barbara W Delinger
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Warren Delinger
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Leroy Delinger
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Evelyn Delinger
Oct 6, 1910 - March 1983
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Pluma Delinger
Jun 2, 1898 - March 1974
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Mary I Delinger
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Clata Delinger
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Edrie Delinger
Dec 2, 1902 - June 1973
Orestes, Indiana
Charles Delinger
Jun 25, 1896 - March 1969
Orestes, Indiana
Otis Delinger
Dec 1, 1898 - May 1982
Alexandria, Indiana
Wallace W Delinger
Feb 4, 1923 - Jan 10, 2001
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Edna Delinger
Jan 8, 1892 - September 1973
Homer, Indiana
Larry Delinger
Jan 10, 1937 - December 1973

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