John Wilhelm (1920 - 1982)

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John Wilhelm
1920 - 1982
updated February 06, 2019
John Wilhelm was born on October 8, 1920. He died in November 1982 at 62 years old. We know that John Wilhelm had been residing in Moscow, Latah County, Idaho 83843.

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John Wilhelm died in November 1982 at 62 years old. He was born on October 8, 1920. There is no information about John's immediate family. We know that John Wilhelm had been residing in Moscow, Latah County, Idaho 83843.
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In 1920, in the year that John Wilhelm was born, the National Football League, first called the American Professional Football Association, was created. College football was more popular than pro football and rising player salaries were bankrupting league owners. In response, owners created the NFL, using the pro baseball association as a model. Eleven teams were formed: the Akron Pros, Canton Bulldogs, Cleveland Indians, Dayton Triangles, Decatur Staleys, Hammond Pros, Massillon Tigers, Muncie Flyers, Racine Cardinals, Rochester Jeffersons and Rock Island Independents.

In 1938, by the time he was 18 years old, on June 25th (a Saturday) the Fair Labor Standards Act was signed into law by President Roosevelt (along with 120 other bills). The Act banned oppressive child labor, set the minimum hourly wage at 25 cents, and established the maximum workweek at 44 hours. It faced a lot of opposition and in fighting for it, Roosevelt said "Do not let any calamity-howling executive with an income of $1,000 a day, ...tell you...that a wage of $11 a week is going to have a disastrous effect on all American industry."

In 1951, when he was 31 years old, on February 27th, the 22nd Amendment to the US Constitution (which limited the number of terms a president may serve to two) was ratified by 36 states, making it a part of the U.S. Constitution. The Amendment was both a reaction to the 4 term Roosevelt presidency and also the recognition of a long-standing tradition in American politics.

In 1960, John was 40 years old when on May 1st, an American CIA U-2 spy plane, piloted by Francis Gary Powers, was shot down by a surface-to-air missile over the Soviet Union. Powers ejected and survived but was captured. The U.S. claimed that the U-2 was a "weather plane" but Powers was convicted in the Soviet Union of espionage. He was released in 1962 after 1 year, 9 months and 10 days in prison.

In 1982, in the year of John Wilhelm's passing, on September 14th, Princess Grace of Monaco (American actress Grace Kelly), 52, died of injuries when her car plunged off a mountain road. Her 17 year old daughter, Stephanie, was also in the car and suffered serious injuries but recovered. It's believed that the accident was caused when Princess Grace, who was driving, had a mild stroke.

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Other John Wilhelms

John C. Wilhelm
around 1908 - Aug 20, 1944
John R Wilhelm
Born: around 1927
Ohio, United States
John M Wilhelm
Born: around 1917
California, United States
John J Wilhelm
Born: around 1913
California, United States
John I Wilhelm
Born: around 1914
California, United States
John W Wilhelm
Born: around 1911
California, United States
John S Jr Wilhelm
Born: around 1913
Texas, United States
John F Wilhelm
Born: around 1921
Missouri, United States
John N Wilhelm
Born: around 1916
Ohio, United States
John D Wilhelm
Born: around 1922
Ohio, United States
John R Jr Wilhelm
Born: around 1919
Ohio, United States
John F Wilhelm
Born: around 1925
Ohio, United States
John J Wilhelm
Born: around 1920
Ohio, United States
John P Jr Wilhelm
Born: around 1919
Indiana, United States
John G Wilhelm
Born: around 1917
United States
John E Wilhelm
Born: around 1910
Maryland, United States
John Wilhelm
Born: around 1914
United States
John Wilhelm
Born: around 1906
Pennsylvania, United States
John M Wilhelm
Born: around 1917
Pennsylvania, United States
John T Wilhelm
Born: around 1923
Maryland, United States

Other Wilhelms

Kathryn Wilhelm
Apr 21, 1921 - Oct 22, 2001
Ephrata, WA
Annie Wilhelm
Jun 13, 1908 - March 1981
Yakima, Washington
Fred J Wilhelm
Dec 30, 1924 - Mar 17, 1999
Wilson Creek, WA
Benjamin Wilhelm
Sep 18, 1886 - April 1975
Yakima, Washington
Rod Wilhelm
Oct 12, 1922 - Nov 22, 2007
Walla Walla, WA
Rose M Wilhelm
Feb 18, 1919 - Jun 24, 2004
Spokane, WA
Rosina Wilhelm
Jan 31, 1891 - April 1973
Salem, Oregon
Donald R Wilhelm
Sep 27, 1933 - Dec 20, 2002
Puyallup, WA
David Wilhelm
Mar 21, 1960 - Mar 21, 1960
Walter Wilhelm
Apr 1, 1894 - November 1978
Oakland, California
Henry Wilhelm
Feb 10, 1904 - March 1971
Seattle, Washington
Herbert Wilhelm
Mar 28, 1915 - January 1979
Asotin, Washington
Orville Wilhelm
Jan 2, 1909 - November 1977
Wenatchee, Washington
Ruth K Wilhelm
Apr 22, 1914 - Jan 2, 1991
Shelton, WA
John Wilhelm
Sep 28, 1914 - Dec 29, 1993
Fox Island, WA
Fred Wilhelm
Sep 3, 1906 - June 1971
Tacoma, Washington
Carl Wilhelm
Aug 16, 1911 - October 1981
Tacoma, Washington
Violet Wilhelm
Nov 1, 1909 - Jun 17, 2002
Wapato, WA
John Wilhelm
May 16, 1887 - May 1974
Tacoma, Washington
Agnes Wilhelm
Dec 25, 1894 - December 1982
Grandview, Washington

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Elsie v Dragovich
Oct 1, 1915 - Oct 29, 1998
Anacortes, WA
Norris Bowdish
Aug 10, 1910 - February 1979
Troutdale, Oregon
Richard S Kassebaum
Jul 16, 1916 - April 1996
Outlook, WA
Theodore Lewis
Apr 25, 1915 - July 1973
Charles Chappell
May 16, 1902 - April 1965
Washington
Elmer L Guenther
Jan 31, 1913 - Jul 31, 2002
Seattle, WA
Richard M West
Mar 3, 1912 - Nov 12, 2004
Seattle, WA
Alma Bennett
May 6, 1897 - October 1983
Seattle, Washington
Benjamin Siegel
Nov 1, 1914 - May 1973
Lois Roberts
Dec 25, 1911 - July 1977
Walla Walla, Washington
Armand Stanley
Feb 24, 1902 - April 1980
Bellingham, Washington
Ilona March
Jan 13, 1913 - April 1973
Arold Nelson
Sep 19, 1917 - November 1982
Gold Bar, Washington
Howard Kruger
Aug 30, 1913 - September 1984
Monroe, Washington
Alf Hansen
Oct 13, 1895 - April 1985
Long Beach, California
Michael White
Jun 14, 1894 - February 1982
Everett, Washington
Louis Handler
Jul 14, 1894 - August 1984
Davis, California
Earl M Petersen
Feb 7, 1918 - Jan 12, 2003
Seattle, WA
Martin Eystberg
Feb 18, 1898 - July 1978
Los Angeles, California
Lisco B Pearson
Nov 7, 1904 - Aug 25, 1996
Leesburg, FL
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