James E Gegenheimer (1920 - 1990)

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James E Gegenheimer
1920 - 1990
updated February 06, 2019
James E Gegenheimer was born on July 20, 1920 at New Orleans, New Orleans, Louisiana. He was born to Frederick Gegenheimer and Isabella Mahoney, and we currently have no other siblings in his family tree. He married Gloria Mae Landry. James died in September 1990 in Patterson, Louisiana at 70 years old. We know that James E Gegenheimer had been residing in United States.


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James Gegenheimer was born on at New Orleans, in New Orleans, Orleans Parish County, Louisiana United States


James Gegenheimer died in in Patterson, St Mary Parish County, Louisiana United States 70392

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in Patterson, St Mary Parish County, Louisiana United States 70392



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White, Citizen

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Military serial#: 14096114
Enlisted: March 24, 1942
Military branch: Air Corps
Rank: Private, Army Of The United States - Includes The Following: Voluntary Enlistments Effective December 8, 1941 And Thereafter; One Year Enlistments Of National Guardsman Whose State Enlistment Expires While In The Federal Service; Officers Appointed In The Army Of The United States Under Army Regulations 605-10
Terms of enlistment: Enlistment For The Duration Of The War Or Other Emergency, Plus Six Months, Subject To The Discretion Of The President Or Otherwise According To Law

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James E Gegenheimer died in September 1990 in Patterson, Louisiana at 70 years of age. He was buried in Patterson, Louisiana. He was born on July 20, 1920 at New Orleans, New Orleans, Louisiana. He was born to Frederick Gegenheimer and Isabella Mahoney, and we currently have no other siblings in his family tree. James married Gloria Mae Landry. We know that James E Gegenheimer had been residing in United States.
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In 1920, in the year that James E Gegenheimer was born, the National Football League, first called the American Professional Football Association, was created. College football was more popular than pro football and rising player salaries were bankrupting league owners. In response, owners created the NFL, using the pro baseball association as a model. Eleven teams were formed: the Akron Pros, Canton Bulldogs, Cleveland Indians, Dayton Triangles, Decatur Staleys, Hammond Pros, Massillon Tigers, Muncie Flyers, Racine Cardinals, Rochester Jeffersons and Rock Island Independents.

In 1947, when he was 27 years old, in June, the Marshall Plan was proposed to help European nations recover economically from World War II. It passed the conservative Republican Congress in March of 1948. After World War I, the economic devastation of Germany caused by burdensome reparations payments led to the rise of Hitler. The Allies didn't want this to happen again and the Marshall Plan was devised to make sure that those conditions didn't arise again.

In 1972, he was 52 years old when on November 7th, Richard Nixon won re-election, amidst the dawning knowledge of the Watergate scandal, by 60.7% to anti-war candidate George McGovern's 37.5%.

In 1987, James was 67 years old when on October 19th, stock exchanges around the world crashed. Beginning in Hong Kong then spreading to Europe, the crash then hit the United States. It was called Black Monday. The Dow Jones fell 508 points to 1,738.74 (22.61%).

In 1990, in the year of James E Gegenheimer's passing, after 27 years in prison, Nelson Mandela, the leader of the movement to end South African apartheid was released on February 11th 1990.

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