Joaquin Perez-Castro (1910 - 1983)

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Joaquin Perez-Castro
1910 - 1983
updated February 06, 2019
Joaquin Perez-Castro was born on November 9, 1910. He died in June 1983 at 72 years old. We know that Joaquin Perez-Castro had been residing in Miami, Miami-Dade County, Florida 33142.


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Joaquin Perez-Castro died in June 1983 at 72 years of age. He was born on November 9, 1910. We have no information about Joaquin's surviving family. We know that Joaquin Perez-Castro had been residing in Miami, Miami-Dade County, Florida 33142.
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In 1910, in the year that Joaquin Perez-Castro was born, the Boy Scouts of America was incorporated. U.S. publisher W.D. Boyce was visiting England when he became lost in the London fog. An unknown Boy Scout helped him find his way out, declining a tip (he said that he was a Boy Scout and was doing his good deed for the day). Boyce was so impressed that he incorporated the Boy Scouts of America when he returned home. Its purpose was "to teach boys patriotism, courage, self-reliance, and kindred values."

In 1921, at the age of merely 11 years old, Joaquin was alive when hugely popular Roscoe "Fatty" Arbuckle, silent film star, was arrested for rape and manslaughter after an actress died following a party at his house. He was acquitted after three trials and the jury wrote a formal letter apologizing for the charges, but his career never recovered. His films were at first banned - the ban was lifted after a year - and he was mostly ostracized by the community. He died at 46..

In 1937, he was 27 years old when on May 28th, the San Francisco Golden Gate Bridge opened to cars. Taking 5 years to build, the 4,200-foot-long suspension bridge was an engineering marvel of its time - 11 men died during construction. The "international orange" color was chosen because it resisted rust and fading. To the present, it is the symbol of the City that is known throughout the world.

In 1973, by the time he was 63 years old, on August 15th, amidst rising calls for the impeachment of President Richard Nixon, Congress imposed an end to the bombing of Cambodia.

In 1983, in the year of Joaquin Perez-Castro's passing, "crack" cocaine was developed in the Bahamas and spread to the United States. Previously, cocaine had been cut with other substances, diluting it. Crack was 80% pure and therefore was more addictive. It was also cheaper, making it more easily available to low income neighborhoods.

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