John Felix Yurko (1917 - 2010)

John Felix Yurko
1917 - 2010
updated February 06, 2019
John Felix Yurko was born on June 8, 1917. He died on March 23, 2010 at age 92. We know that John Felix Yurko had been residing in Bergenfield, Bergen County, New Jersey 07621.

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John Felix Yurko passed away on March 23, 2010 at 92 years old. He was born on June 8, 1917. There is no information about John's family or relationships. We know that John Felix Yurko had been residing in Bergenfield, Bergen County, New Jersey 07621.
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In 1917, in the year that John Felix Yurko was born, "I Want You" became famous. James Montgomery Flagg's poster, featuring Uncle Sam and based on a 1914 British poster, attracted thousands of U.S. recruits to WWI duty. Over 4 million posters were printed in 1917 and 1918.

In 1920, John was only 3 years old when the Volstead Act became law. Formally called the National Prohibition Act, the Volstead Act enabled law enforcement agencies to carry out the 18th Amendment. It said that "no person shall manufacture, sell, barter, transport, import, export, deliver, or furnish any intoxicating liquor except as authorized by this act" and defined intoxicating liquor as any beverage containing more than 0.5% alcohol by volume.

In 1942, John was 25 years old when on November 28th at 10:15p, a nightclub in Boston, the Cocoanut Grove, caught fire. The origins of the fire are unknown but it killed 492 people - the deadliest nightclub fire in U.S. history. Hundreds more were injured. The disaster was so shocking that it replaced World War II in the headlines and lead to reforms in safety standards and codes.

In 1966, when he was 49 years old, on July 1st, Medicare became available after President Johnson signed into law the Medicare Act in 1965. President Truman had received the first Medicare card since he had been the first to propose national healthcare law. insurance.

In 1994, John was 77 years old when on May 6th, former political prisoner, lawyer, and activist Nelson Mandela was elected the first black President of South Africa. He was 75 when he was elected and he served one five-year term.

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Oct 27, 1940 - Mar 10, 2000
Nov 11, 1959 - Mar 29, 1999
Jun 29, 1910 - February 1986
Nov 25, 1919 - Jan 5, 2004
Apr 12, 1905 - Aug 10, 1988
Mar 16, 1916 - May 1985
Aug 30, 1902 - Mar 2, 1999
Dec 20, 1904 - Mar 12, 2001
Dec 25, 1911 - March 1965
Mar 18, 1914 - April 1986
May 18, 1915 - December 1987
Dec 10, 1919 - Jan 2, 1996
May 3, 1937 - Aug 3, 2004
Dec 29, 1914 - Jul 6, 1991
Oct 28, 1899 - July 1991
Nov 5, 1893 - December 1979
Sep 27, 1911 - Aug 20, 2011

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May 8, 1913 - February 1975
Oct 16, 1914 - Dec 15, 1996
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Apr 16, 1920 - January 1982
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Feb 5, 1922 - January 1975
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Feb 22, 1914 - April 1972
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