Jonas Aug Lewis (1859 - 1946)

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Windsor, Australia

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Windsor, Australia

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Family

Father: Lewis Robert Lewis
Mother: Elizabeth Carvalho Lewis

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1859 - In the year that Jonas Aug Lewis was born, on April 25th, the Suez Canal Company began construction of the Suez Canal. It took 10 years to complete the canal.

1886 - By the time he was 27 years old, on October 28th, President Grover Cleveland officially dedicated the Statue of Liberty. A gift from France, the base for the statue had been built using donations from the American public. The unplanned but enthusiastic celebration after the dedication led to the first ticker tape parade.

1894 - When he was 35 years old, on March 12th, for the first time, Coca-Cola was sold in individual bottles as a drink for consumer consumption. Previously, it was sold as a syrup for upset stomachs - over the counter.

1896 - When he was 37 years old, 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.

1946 - In the year of Jonas Aug Lewis's passing, on July 4th, the Philippines gained independence from the United States. In 1964, Independence Day in the Philippines was moved from July 4th to June 12th at the insistence of nationalists and historians.

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Jonas Aug Lewis passed away in 1946 in Windsor, Australia at age 87. No cause of death has been entered. He was born in 1859. He was born to Lewis Robert Lewis and Elizabeth Carvalho Lewis, and we currently have no other siblings in his family tree.

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