Jennie Dematteis (1889 - 1972)

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Jennie Dematteis
1889 - 1972
updated February 06, 2019
Jennie Dematteis was born on December 8, 1889. She died in July 1972 at age 82. We know that Jennie Dematteis had been residing in West Orange, Essex County, New Jersey.

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Jennie Dematteis died in July 1972 at 82 years old. She was born on December 8, 1889. There is no information about Jennie's family or relationships. We know that Jennie Dematteis had been residing in West Orange, Essex County, New Jersey.
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1889 - 1972 World Events

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In 1889, in the year that Jennie Dematteis was born, on March 4th, Benjamin Harrison became the 23rd President of the United States. His grandfather, William Henry Harrison, was the 9th President of the United States. His father, John Scott Harrison - son of William Henry - was in the U.S. House of Representatives.

In 1924, by the time she was 35 years old, Macy's department store in New York held its first "Thanksgiving parade" on November 27th at 9a - during church services but leaving plenty of time to attend the big football game between Syracuse and Columbia universities. The parade was held as a way to promote the opening of the “World’s Largest Store” and its 1 million square feet of retail space in Manhattan’s Herald Square. The parade was 6 miles long and included floats, Macy's employees dressed as clowns, cowboys, and sword-wielding knights, and animals from Central Park Zoo. Santa Claus, of course, brought up the rear - opening the Christmas shopping season for Macy's.

In 1939, by the time she was 50 years old, in May, Disney's Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, the first full-length animated film, reached a total international gross of $6.5 million which made it (to then) the most successful sound film of all time. First released in December 1937, it was originally dubbed "Disney's Folly" but the premiere received a standing ovation from the audience. At the 11th Academy Awards in February 1939, Walt Disney won an Academy Honorary Award - a full-size Oscar statuette and seven miniature ones - for Snow White.

In 1945, she was 56 years old when on August 15th, Imperial Japan announced its surrender. On September 2nd, a formal agreement of surrender was signed. Japan and nine other states signed the Japanese Instrument of Surrender in Tokyo Bay, calling for the return of all Allied prisoners of war and subordinating the authority of the emperor and the Japanese government to the Supreme Commander for the Allied Powers. VJ (Victory in Japan) Day was celebrated in the United States on August 14th and 15th. World War II was over.

In 1972, in the year of Jennie Dematteis's passing, on September 5th, the Palestinian terrorist group Black September, with the assistance of German neo-nazis, kidnapped and killed 11 Israeli athletes at the Olympic Games in Munich. The attackers crept into the Olympic Village and abducted the athletes while they were sleeping. A German policeman was also killed.

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Feb 25, 1918 - March 1985
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Oct 3, 1972 - May 1, 1995
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Sep 28, 1894 - February 1975
Butler, PA
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Jul 20, 1914 - Jun 15, 2007
Clearwater, FL
Naomi Dematteis
Mar 16, 1916 - January 1979
Duncansville, PA
Richard Dematteis
Nov 28, 1928 - January 1982
Guido Dematteis
May 23, 1899 - Sep 16, 1993
Nicola Dematteis
Mar 24, 1897 - November 1972
Europe
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May 21, 1899 - August 1965
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Dec 12, 1900 - October 1970
Aliquippa, PA
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May 20, 1900 - November 1977
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