John Vanek (1905 - 1968)

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John Vanek
1905 - 1968
updated February 06, 2019
John Vanek was born on June 25, 1905. He died in November 1968 at 63 years of age. We know that John Vanek had been residing in Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio 44103.


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John Vanek passed away in November 1968 at age 63. He was born on June 25, 1905. We are unaware of information about John's surviving family. We know that John Vanek had been residing in Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio 44103.
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1905 - 1968 World Events

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In 1905, in the year that John Vanek was born, acclaimed dancer Isadora Duncan established the first school of modern dance in Berlin Germany. Isadora Duncan, born in San Francisco California, dedicated herself to the creation of beauty - through dance. Her focus on the movement of the human body rather than formal kinds of dance helped to give rise to the modern dance movement.

In 1918, John was only 13 years old when in January, President Wilson presented his Fourteen Points, which assured citizens that World War I was being fought for a moral cause and outlined a plan for postwar peace in Europe. The only leader of the Allies to present such a plan, the Europeans thought Wilson was being too idealistic. The points included free trade, open agreements, democracy and self-determination. They were based on the research and suggestions of 150 advisors.

In 1922, John was 17 years old when from October 22nd - 29th, 3,000 men of Benito Mussolini's National Fascist Party marched on Rome. (Mussolini waited in Milan, he did not participate in the March.) The day after the March Mussolini went to Rome and the King of Italy handed over power to Mussolini, in part because he was supported by the military, the business class, and the right-wing factions of Italy.

In 1936, John was 31 years old when on November 2nd, the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) debuted the world's first regular high-definition television service. The channel had a short schedule - Monday through Saturday, 3:00p to 4:00p and 9:00p to 10:00p. The first broadcast was "Opening of the BBC Television Service".

In 1968, in the year of John Vanek's passing, on January 31st, the North Vietnamese launched the Tet Offensive, a turning point in the Vietnam War. 70,000 North Vietnamese and Viet Cong forces swarmed into South Vietnam. The South Vietnamese and US troops held off the offensive but it was such fierce fighting that the U.S. public began to turn against the war.

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John R Vanek
Born: around 1926
Montana, United States
John J Vanek
Born: around 1926
Ohio, United States
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Born: around 1911
Ohio, United States
John Jr Vanek
Born: around 1921
Ohio, United States
John J Vanek
Born: around 1921
Pennsylvania, United States
John Vanek
Born: around 1915
New York, United States
John H VanEk
Born: around 1900
Connecticut, United States
John J Vanek
Born: around 1922
New York, United States
John Rudolph Vanek
Sep 14, 1926 - Sep 10, 2012
John Paul Vanek
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John W. Vanek
Born: around 1965
John W. Vanek
Born: around 1965
John Vanek
Born: around 1941
John Vanek
Born: around 1944
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Born: around 1945

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Raymond Vanek
Dec 27, 1907 - July 1960
Nellie Vanek
Sep 29, 1902 - October 1978
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Mae Vanek
Sep 18, 1905 - May 1974
Maple Heights, Ohio
William Vanek
May 29, 1907 - February 1980
Cleveland, Ohio
John J Vanek
Oct 24, 1895 - Aug 4, 1989
Bedford, OH
Frank Vanek
Aug 11, 1909 - May 1976
Lewisville, Texas
Elsie Vanek
Sep 15, 1905 - October 1986
Solon, Ohio
Edgar A Vanek
Apr 28, 1929 - Oct 1, 1999
Shadyside, OH
Charles F Vanek
Jul 22, 1928 - Dec 9, 2002
Cleveland, OH
August Vanek
Nov 24, 1894 - November 1969
Maple Heights, Ohio
Joseph Vanek
Jan 17, 1913 - January 1971
North Hollywood, California
Frank Vanek
Jul 24, 1904 - June 1975
Cleveland, Ohio
Joseph Vanek
Oct 30, 1898 - June 1956
Eleanore Vanek
May 13, 1914 - Jan 15, 1989
Cleveland, OH
Elmer Vanek
Jan 4, 1907 - June 1962
Edwin Vanek
Sep 10, 1905 - March 1986
Chagrin Falls, Ohio
Mickey N Vanek
Dec 3, 1914 - Mar 26, 1990
Barbara Vanek
May 5, 1896 - May 1986
Maple Heights, Ohio
Jack R Vanek
Mar 8, 1918 - May 2, 1992
Bedford, OH
Theodore Vanek
Aug 30, 1902 - November 1973
Cleveland, Ohio

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Steve Troyan
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Bedford, OH
Joseph Sliz
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Joseph P Povolny
Jun 1, 1913 - Apr 14, 2002
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Emery Thomas
Oct 18, 1901 - December 1985
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Rudolph Patrick
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Cleveland, Ohio
Joseph Wick
Mar 8, 1900 - February 1971
Cleveland, Ohio
Leonard Badowski
Aug 29, 1915 - September 1981
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Leo Zawicki
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Cleveland, Ohio
Adolph Kinkoph
Sep 22, 1900 - August 1970
Cleveland, Ohio
Wilbur A Schempp
Aug 14, 1912 - Jul 2, 1998
Cleveland, OH
Daniel J Badowski
Oct 24, 1917 - Apr 8, 1997
Tampa, FL
Alex Jaskiewicz
Mar 10, 1918 - January 1967
John Kozelka
Apr 29, 1901 - December 1978
Cleveland, Ohio
Walter Kuskin
Mar 21, 1917 - February 1971
Walter Wanclovic
May 25, 1908 - March 1977
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