James Deck (1877 - 1967)

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James Deck
1877 - 1967
updated February 06, 2019
James Deck was born on October 29, 1877. He died in May 1967 at age 89. We know that James Deck had been residing in Oakland, Alameda County, California.


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James Deck died in May 1967 at 89 years of age. He was born on October 29, 1877. We are unaware of information about James's surviving family. We know that James Deck had been residing in Oakland, Alameda County, California.
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1877 - 1967 World Events

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In 1877, in the year that James Deck was born, on November 21st, Thomas Edison announced his new invention - the phonograph. Recording sound was considered to be Edison's first great invention. On November 29th, he demonstrated the phonograph for the public.

In 1881, when he was only 4 years old, on May 21st, Clara Barton, a nurse, founded the American Red Cross. She was inspired by the Red Cross in Geneva Switzerland and the International Red Cross.

In 1948, when he was 71 years old, on January 30th, Mahatma Gandhi was assassinated in New Delhi by a member of a Hindu nationalist party who thought that Gandhi was too accommodating to Muslims. The man, Nathuram Godse, shot Gandhi 3 times. He died immediately. The shooter was tried, convicted, and hung in November 1949.

In 1959, he was 82 years old when on August 8th, Hawaii became the 50th state of the United States. The US flag was changed to show 50 stars.

In 1967, in the year of James Deck's passing, on October 2nd, Thurgood Marshall was sworn in as the first black US Supreme Court justice. Marshall was the great-grandson of a slave and graduated first in his class at Howard University Law School. His nomination to the Supreme Court was approved by the Senate, 69 to 11.

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James H Deck
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Indiana, United States
James R Deck
Born: around 1917
Ohio, United States
James E Deck
Born: around 1916
Tennessee, United States
James M Deck
Born: around 1900
Pennsylvania, United States
James C Deck
Born: around 1904
New York, United States
James M Deck
Born: around 1920
Illinois, United States
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Born: around 1976
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Born: around 1974
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Bernice J Deck
May 6, 1922 - Mar 23, 1993
Las Vegas, NV
John Herbert Deck
Jun 29, 1924 - Oct 24, 1999
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Mary S Deck
Sep 29, 1900 - Aug 25, 1998
Newark, OH
John Deck
Jul 24, 1946 - November 1976
Dorothy A Deck
Dec 25, 1953 - Mar 2, 1999
Mollie Deck
Feb 9, 1908 - December 1993
Robert Deck
Jun 8, 1942 - January 1979
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James R Deck
Apr 22, 1955 - Jan 1, 2004
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Alice Marie Deck
May 13, 1920 - Aug 27, 2011
Auburn, California
Ralph Deck
Apr 21, 1911 - December 1978
Redondo Beach, California
Charles J Deck
Jan 6, 1938 - Jul 13, 2005
Sapulpa, OK
Gustave Deck
Dec 24, 1888 - February 1963
New Jersey
Sylvester Deck
Mar 15, 1873 - February 1969
Santa Ana, California
Frances Deck
Jan 24, 1904 - Oct 6, 1998
Santa Monica, CA
Eileen E Deck
Jun 24, 1946 - Feb 15, 2003
Ida Deck
Sep 17, 1881 - December 1975
Santa Ana, California
E J Deck
Feb 9, 1963 - Oct 15, 1991
Roy B Deck
Jun 17, 1924 - Jan 16, 1996
Baton Rouge, LA
Lillian R Deck
Sep 5, 1909 - Feb 21, 1998
Brandywine, MD
George Deck
May 5, 1911 - March 1975
Washington, Maryland

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