John J Holtzbach (1896 - 1970)

John J Holtzbach
1896 - 1970
updated February 06, 2019
John J Holtzbach was born on April 20, 1896 in New York. He died in July 1970 at 74 years of age. We know that John J Holtzbach had been residing in New York, New York County, New York 10021.

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John J Holtzbach died in July 1970 at 74 years of age. He was born on April 20, 1896 in New York. We have no information about John's immediate family. We know that John J Holtzbach had been residing in New York, New York County, New York 10021.
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In 1896, in the year that John J Holtzbach was born, on May 18th, the U.S. Supreme Court issued a ruling in the case of Plessy v. Ferguson. By a vote of 7 to 1, the Court upheld state racial segregation laws, introducing the idea of "separate but equal" facilities for races.

In 1904, when he was only 8 years old, the United States acquired the Panama Canal Zone. Now an unincorporated territory of the U.S., the Canal Zone had been previously held by the French, who were constructing a canal. The U.S. took over the construction of the Panama Canal and it was finally finished in 1914, when it was opened to commercial shipping. The United States held the Canal Zone until 1979.

In 1915, John was 19 years old when the Superior Court in Fulton County Georgia accepted the charter for the establishment of the new Ku Klux Klan, succeeding the Klan that flourished in the South in the late 1800's. This iteration of the Klan adopted white clothing and used many of the code words from the first Klan, adding cross burnings and mass marches in an attempt to intimidate others.

In 1958, when he was 62 years old, on January 31st, Explorer I, the United States' answer to Sputnik I (and 2,) was launched. America had entered the Space Race. The first spacecraft to detect the Van Allen radiation belt, it remained in orbit until 1970.

In 1970, in the year of John J Holtzbach's passing, on April 10th, Paul McCartney announced that he was leaving the Beatles. (John Lennon had previously told the band that he was leaving but hadn't publicly announced it.) By the end of the year, each Beatle had his own album.

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