Ila Beseau (1925 - 1997)

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Ila Beseau
1925 - 1997
updated February 06, 2019
Ila Beseau was born on December 24, 1925. She died on July 30, 1997 at age 71. We know that Ila Beseau had been residing in Sault Sainte Marie, Chippewa County, Michigan 49783.


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Ila Beseau passed away on July 30, 1997 at 71 years old. She was born on December 24, 1925. We have no information about Ila's family. We know that Ila Beseau had been residing in Sault Sainte Marie, Chippewa County, Michigan 49783.
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1925 - 1997 World Events

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In 1925, in the year that Ila Beseau was born, gangster Al "Scarface" Capone took over the Chicago bootlegging racket at age 26. Previously right hand man to boss Johnny Torrio, Capone took over when Torrio was shot and severely injured and decided to resign. The bootlegging and brothel organization was massive and when asked what he did, Capone often replied "I am just a businessman, giving the people what they want".

In 1951, Ila was 26 years old when on April 5th, Julius and Ethel Rosenberg (husband and wife) were sentenced to death for treason. They were executed on June 19th. American citizens, they were convicted of spying for the Soviet Union. Their two young sons were adopted by a high school teacher and his wife.

In 1967, Ila was 42 years old when between June 5th and 10th, Israeli and Egypt, Jordan, and Syria fought what came to be called the "Six-Day War". The hostilities began when Israel launched "preemptive" strikes against Egypt, destroying nearly its entire air force. It ended with Israel occupying the Sinai Peninsula, Golan Heights, Gaza Strip and West Bank.

In 1980, by the time she was 55 years old, on April 24th, a rescue attempt was begun in the Iranian Hostage Crisis. The attempt failed and 8 US servicemen were killed. Eight helicopters had been sent for the mission, but only 5 arrived in operating condition., Since the military had advised that the mission be aborted if there were fewer than 6 helicopters, President Carter stopped it. Upon leaving, a helicopter collided with a transport plane and the men were killed.

In 1997, in the year of Ila Beseau's passing, on August 31st, Princess Diana of Great Britain was killed when her car crashed into a pillar in the tunnel under the Pont de l'Alma bridge in Paris. The car she was riding in was trying to evade the paparazzi but it was also discovered later that the driver of the car, who was also killed, had three times the legal limit of alcohol which likely contributed to the accident.

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Clifford Beseau
Feb 9, 1907 - August 1973
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Theresa G Beseau
Nov 1, 1948 - Jul 14, 2005
Joyce A Beseau
May 26, 1937 - Aug 6, 2009
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Arthur Beseau
May 24, 1916 - January 1977
Ralph Beseau
Mar 23, 1936 - Mar 26, 2006
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Earl H Beseau
Mar 6, 1905 - Jul 21, 1998
Milwaukee, WI
Andrew J Beseau
Jun 12, 1920 - Feb 6, 1995
Somerset, WI
Thelma E Beseau
May 5, 1903 - Jul 17, 1994
Milwaukee, WI
Grace M Beseau
Jan 29, 1913 - Jan 24, 1999
Somerset, WI
Josephine Beseau
May 2, 1881 - October 1970
Eau Claire, Wisconsin
Lorraine M Beseau
Jan 13, 1924 - Jul 30, 2006
New Richmond, WI
William Beseau
Jul 19, 1911 - April 1996
Somerset, WI
Gordon H Beseau
Oct 14, 1917 - Apr 9, 1990
Newberg, OR
Donald C Beseau
May 4, 1916 - Mar 16, 2004
Dundee, OR
Alice Beseau
Oct 8, 1893 - January 1966
Mc Gehee, Arkansas
William Beseau
Dec 25, 1911 - March 1987
Iris C Beseau
Aug 20, 1914 - Feb 26, 2005
De Witt, AR
Vincent Beseau
Nov 8, 1896 - June 1974
Aurora, Colorado
Francis W Beseau
Oct 3, 1899 - Aug 27, 1993
Topeka, KS
Jeffrey J Beseau
Jul 6, 1960 - Oct 26, 2002
Florissant, MO

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