James Berger (1928 - 1974)

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James Berger
1928 - 1974
updated February 06, 2019
James Berger was born on November 23, 1928. He died in December 1974 at 46 years old. We know that James Berger had been residing in Allentown, Lehigh County, Pennsylvania 18102.


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James Berger died in December 1974 at 46 years old. He was born on November 23, 1928. We are unaware of information about James's family. We know that James Berger had been residing in Allentown, Lehigh County, Pennsylvania 18102.
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In 1928, in the year that James Berger was born, aviatrix Amelia Earhart, age 31, became the first woman to fly solo across North America and back in August. In June, she had been part of a 3 man crew that flew the Atlantic Ocean but since she had no instrument training, she couldn't fly the plane - she kept the flight log. The North American flight became one of her many "firsts" as a female pilot.

In 1934, by the time he was merely 6 years old, on June 6th, the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission was formed as a response to the stock market crash of 1929 and the continuing Great Depression. Previously, the states regulated the offering and sales of stocks - called "blue sky" laws. They were largely ineffective. Roosevelt created a group (one member was Joseph Kennedy, father of the future President Kennedy) who knew Wall Street well and they defined the mission and operating mode for the SEC. The new organization had broad and stringent rules and oversight and restored public confidence in the stock market in the United States.

In 1941, at the age of merely 13 years old, James 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 1962, he was 34 years old when on August 5th, actress and sex symbol Marilyn Monroe died in Brentwood California. She was ruled to have died from suicide due to a drug overdose. There has been controversy regarding the circumstances ever since, due to her relationships with Jack and Bobby Kennedy.

In 1974, in the year of James Berger's passing, on February 5th, Patty Hearst, age 19 - granddaughter of William Randolph Hearst and daughter of publisher of the San Francisco Examiner Randolph Hearst - was kidnapped by the Symbionese Liberation Army, a left wing terrorist group. She was found, alive, 19 months later.

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Other James Bergers

James W Berger
Born: around 1927
Virginia, United States
James M Berger
Born: around 1923
Pennsylvania, United States
James Berger
Born: around 1912
New York, United States
James O C Berger
Born: around 1925
United States
James M Berger
Born: around 1925
Kentucky, United States
James R Berger
Born: around 1922
Kentucky, United States
James E Berger
Born: around 1920
West Virginia, United States
James F Berger
Born: around 1915
Indiana, United States
James H Berger
Born: around 1926
Virginia, United States
James T Berger
Born: around 1924
Pennsylvania, United States
James A Jr Berger
Born: around 1906
Maryland, United States
James R Berger
Born: around 1917
Pennsylvania, United States
James C Berger
Born: around 1925
Pennsylvania, United States
James O Berger
Born: around 1909
United States
James E Berger
Born: around 1920
United States
James Berger
Born: around 1901
Pennsylvania, United States
James B Jr Berger
Born: around 1912
Pennsylvania, United States
James E Berger
Born: around 1916
Virginia, United States
James E Berger
Born: around 1916
Pennsylvania, United States
James O Berger
Born: around 1916
New Jersey, United States

Other Bergers

Jean R Berger
Sep 18, 1930 - Dec 7, 1993
Catasauqua, PA
Verna Gertrude Berger
May 18, 1919 - Oct 8, 2009
Spokane, WA
Ann Berger
Jul 30, 1915 - Nov 9, 2000
Philadelphia, PA
Samuel Berger
Dec 25, 1901 - November 1974
Miami Beach, FL
Mollie Berger
Jun 20, 1901 - April 1972
Philadelphia, PA
Catherine G Berger
Feb 3, 1926 - Jun 3, 2009
Port Saint Lucie, FL
Harold R Berger
Jan 6, 1933 - Feb 4, 1997
Windber, PA
Cora Berger
Jan 20, 1896 - August 1979
Kutztown, PA
Morris L Berger
Jul 28, 1933 - Dec 13, 2005
Allentown, PA
L B Berger
Aug 20, 1936 - February 1990
Geraldine Berger
May 10, 1938 - Jul 29, 1995
Reading, PA
Maryann Berger
Feb 19, 1938 - May 19, 2005
Schuylkill Haven, PA
Hilda Berger
Oct 12, 1900 - March 1984
Plymouth Meeting, PA
Dennis Berger
Jul 1, 1943 - February 1987
Milford O Berger
Nov 10, 1944 - Nov 24, 2001
Durham, NC
Jack F Berger
Sep 7, 1947 - Apr 7, 2004
Evelyn I Berger
Jul 9, 1927 - Feb 2, 2005
Palmerton, PA
Dennis G Berger
Aug 7, 1951 - Aug 27, 2003
Wilmington, DE
Samuel D Berger
Jul 20, 1955 - Jul 9, 2010
Walnutport, PA
Maria A Berger
Jul 25, 1923 - Oct 28, 2010
Hickory, NC

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Jun 15, 1929 - Dec 13, 1998
Phoenix, AZ
Lucille Kovacs
Jul 24, 1929 - October 1978
Frank R Messino
Jul 22, 1931 - Apr 26, 1999
Allentown, PA
Inez I Buss
Dec 24, 1930 - Jan 2, 1993
Macungie, PA
Raechell Billig
Nov 4, 1930 - December 1970
Ellen Wasilick
Aug 1, 1929 - Jun 18, 2008
Bethlehem, PA
William E Gehringer
Oct 26, 1931 - Jan 16, 1988
Louis J Verno
Apr 9, 1923 - Sep 10, 2008
Saint Paul, VA
John H Mckeever
Aug 31, 1925 - Mar 26, 2010
Danielsville, PA
Miriam E Tansock
Jan 19, 1918 - Jan 29, 2010
Kunkletown, PA
Giles L Ross
Jul 21, 1931 - Jun 3, 2011
Grand Blanc, MI
Floyd E Sayre
Nov 13, 1931 - Apr 21, 2004
Allentown, PA
Robert H Moyer
Aug 6, 1930 - May 26, 2000
Macungie, PA
Mildred E Laub
Nov 11, 1909 - Jan 6, 2001
Orlando, FL
Gloria D Heckman
Feb 19, 1932 - Sep 25, 2009
Allentown, PA
Helen T Leeser
Sep 10, 1911 - Sep 21, 1998
Medford, OR
Rose Moyer
Dec 1, 1890 - November 1985
Allentown, PA
Bertha Worman
May 1, 1904 - September 1982
Allentown, PA
Harold R Moyer
Sep 9, 1929 - May 18, 2008
Orefield, PA
Minnie E Fehnel
Jun 18, 1901 - October 1993
Allentown, PA
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