John Deck (1893 - 1979)

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John Deck
1893 - 1979
updated February 06, 2019
John Deck was born on August 7, 1893. He died in July 1979 at age 85. We know that John Deck had been residing in Palmyra, Lebanon County, Pennsylvania.


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John Deck passed away in July 1979 at 85 years old. He was born on August 7, 1893. We have no information about John's family. We know that John Deck had been residing in Palmyra, Lebanon County, Pennsylvania.
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In 1893, in the year that John Deck was born, on November 7th, the women of Colorado were given the right to vote via a state referendum. Fifty-five percent of voters turned out and the referendum passed with 35,798 voting in favor and 29,551 voting against.

In 1911, when he was 18 years old, the first use of aircraft as an offensive weapon occurred in the Turkish-Italian War. First used for aerial reconnaissance alone, planes were then used in aerial combat to shoot down recon planes. In World War I, planes and zeppelins evolved for use in bombing.

In 1925, at the age of 32 years old, John was alive when on November 28th, radio station WSM broadcast the Grand Ole Opry for the first time. Originally airing as “The WSM Barn Dance”, the Opry (a local term for "opera") was dedicated to honoring country music and in its history has featured the biggest stars and acts in country music.

In 1939, at the age of 46 years old, John was alive when 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 1979, in the year of John Deck's passing, on November 4th, Iranian militant students seized the US embassy in Teheran and held 52 American citizens and diplomats hostage for 444 days. They were released at the end of the inauguration speech of the newly elected Ronald Reagan.

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California, United States
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Born: around 1921
United States
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Born: around 1900
Indiana, United States
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Born: around 1917
Ohio, United States
John F Deck
Born: around 1907
Ohio, United States
John L Deck
Born: around 1906
Ohio, United States
John L Deck
Born: around 1917
Pennsylvania, United States
John W Deck
Born: around 1925
Pennsylvania, United States
John F Deck
Born: around 1920
Maryland, United States
John S Deck
Born: around 1919
Pennsylvania, United States
John W Deck
Born: around 1915
Pennsylvania, United States
John I Deck
Born: around 1911
Maryland, United States
John Deck
Born: around 1919
New Jersey, United States
John W Deck
Born: around 1929
Ohio, United States
John Deck
Died: Oct 3, 1926
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Died: Mar 25, 1917

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Vergie B Deck
Jan 17, 1908 - Oct 12, 2001
Reading, PA
M R Deck
Mar 17, 1955 - September 1992
Alice Deck
Sep 18, 1888 - April 1974
Lebanon, PA
Fannie E Deck
May 4, 1907 - Jan 25, 1988
Orrstown, PA
Lillian L Deck
Jun 6, 1919 - Nov 13, 1999
Arden, NC
Harold Deck
May 25, 1901 - August 1980
Lebanon, PA
Robert Deck
Sep 3, 1907 - December 1979
Lebanon, PA
Kathryn A Deck
Sep 7, 1910 - Jan 5, 1998
Canton, OH
Herman Deck
Sep 29, 1910 - June 1978
Richland, PA
Anna L Deck
Nov 18, 1916 - Aug 28, 1993
Chicago, IL
Anne G Deck
Oct 16, 1921 - Jun 4, 1999
Glenside, PA
Helen Deck
Aug 1, 1912 - March 1984
Collingswood, NJ
Paul H Deck
Jul 29, 1927 - Sep 27, 2004
Easton, PA
Harvey H Deck
Jul 5, 1934 - Dec 29, 2006
Wernersville, PA
Ruby Deck
Apr 5, 1896 - November 1979
Reading, PA
Jacob Deck
Jan 10, 1889 - April 1983
Allentown, PA
Albert Deck
Mar 18, 1897 - December 1983
Lebanon, PA
Sara A Deck
Sep 13, 1904 - Aug 19, 2001
Uniontown, PA
Jean P Deck
Aug 29, 1909 - Apr 10, 1990
Hatboro, PA
Sandra F Deck
Feb 7, 1947 - May 18, 2004

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