John A Deckinga (1946 - 2004)

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John A Deckinga
1946 - 2004
updated February 06, 2019
John A Deckinga was born on May 1, 1946. He died on December 4, 2004 at 58 years of age. We know that John A Deckinga had been residing in Lansing, Cook County, Illinois.


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John A Deckinga died on December 4, 2004 at 58 years old. He was born on May 1, 1946. We are unaware of information about John's family or relationships. We know that John A Deckinga had been residing in Lansing, Cook County, Illinois.
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In 1946, in the year that John A Deckinga was born, on July 4th, the Philippines gained independence from the United States. In 1964, Independence Day in the Philippines was moved from July 4th to June 12th at the insistence of nationalists and historians.

In 1957, by the time he was only 11 years old, on October 4th, the Soviet Union launched Sputnik I, the first man made earth-orbiting satellite - and triggered the Space Race. Sputnik I was only 23 inches in diameter and had no tracking equipment, only 4 antennas, but it had a big impact.

In 1977, when he was 31 years old, on January 21st, President Carter pardoned "draft dodgers" - men who avoided the draft during the Vietnam War. He fulfilled a campaign promise with the pardon. But it only applied to civilian evaders - the estimated 500,000 to 1 million active-duty personnel who went AWOL were not included.

In 1987, by the time he was 41 years old, was the first time that a criminal in the United States - a serial rapist - was convicted through the use of DNA evidence.

In 1991, by the time he was 45 years old, on November 7th, legendary basketball player Magic Johnson announced that he had HIV. In 1991, the public was confused about the difference between HIV and AIDS (HIV is a virus that can lead to AIDS) and there was little treatment for either. Most thought that Johnson would die within a year or so. Also, the transmission of AIDS wasn't understood so he had to retire from basketball. Magic Johnson is still alive and well.

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Ethel M Deckinga
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Henry Deckinga
Jan 27, 1894 - Aug 8, 1988
South Holland, IL
Otto Deckinga
Aug 16, 1892 - September 1967
Oak Lawn, Illinois
Dora Deckinga
Sep 15, 1901 - June 1985
South Holland, Illinois
Clarence J Deckinga
Jan 18, 1927 - Nov 6, 2000
Woodridge, IL
Nathan J. Deckinga
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Ellen M. (Rhodes) Deckinga
Born: around 1977
Claus Deckinga
Born: around 1921
Illinois, United States
Clarence Deckinga
Born: around 1918
Illinois, United States

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