Josefa Vega (1917 - 1982)

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Summary

Josefa Vega’s biography is built and maintained by people like you. Create an online profile of Josefa so that her life is remembered forever. If any factual information is incorrect, please edit Josefa’s biography.

Josefa Vega Biography & Family History

This genealogy profile is dedicated to the life and ancestry of Josefa Vega and her immediate Vega family. Add to Josefa Vega's genealogy page to share your memories & historical research with her family and other genealogy hobbyists.

Birth

Death

Cause of death

There is no cause of death listed for Josefa.

Burial / Funeral

Do you know the final resting place - gravesite in a cemetery or location of cremation - of Josefa Vega? Add burial and funeral information.

Obituary

Last Known Residence

Hialeah, Miami-Dade County, Florida

Average Age

Life Expectancy

Family

Add family members

Education

Did Josefa finish grade school, get a GED, go to high school, get a college degree or masters? What schools or universities did Josefa attend? Add education.

Professions

Share what Josefa did for a living or if she had a career or profession. Add Profession.

Military Service

It is unknown if Josefa Vega is a military veteran.

Middle name

Unknown. Add middle name

Maiden name

Unknown. Add maiden name

Surnames

Ethnicity

Unknown. Add Josefa's ethnicity.

Nationality

Unknown. Add Josefa's nationality.

Religion

Unknown. Was Josefa a religious woman? Add Josefa’s religion

Gender

Female

Family Photos

Pictures really do say a thousand words. Add photos of Josefa during various points of her life.

Timeline

1917 - In the year that Josefa Vega was born, Russian government offices were seized and the Romanov's Winter Palace was stormed in the Russian February and October Revolutions. The February revolution resulted in the abdication of Tsar Nicholas and a coalition of the Parliament and workers parties taking control of the government. The October revolution resulted in Lenin and the Bolsheviks taking complete control.

1927 - Josefa was just 10 years old when in September, the Columbia Broadcasting System (later called CBS) became the second national radio network in the U.S. The first broadcast was a presentation by the Howard Barlow Orchestra from radio station WOR in Newark, New Jersey.

1932 - When she was merely 15 years old, on February 27th, actress Elizabeth Taylor was born in London. Her parents were Americans living in London and when she was 7, the family moved to Los Angeles. Her first small part in a movie was in There's One Born Every Minute in 1942 but her first starring role was in National Velvet in 1944. She became as famous for her 8 marriages (to 7 people) as she was for her beauty and films.

1962 - When she was 45 years old, on February 20th, Lt. Col. John H. Glenn, Jr. became the first American to orbit the Earth. The Friendship 7 flew three times around the earth in 4 hours and 55 minutes. At age 77, Glenn returned to space - the oldest person to fly in space.

1982 - In the year of Josefa Vega'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.

Josefa Vega Family Tree

Who was Josefa’s parents? Did she get married and did they have children? Share Josefa’s family tree to share her legacy and genealogy pedigree.

Josefa's Family
Add a parent
Add a parent
Josefa Vega
Add a partner
Add a child
Add a sibling

You can add or remove people from Josefa's family tree by clicking here.

Obituary

This obit of Josefa Vega is updated by the community. Edit this biography to contribute to her obituary. Include details such as cemetery, burial, newspaper obituary and grave or marker inscription if available.

Josefa Vega passed away in January 1982 at 64 years of age. There is no known cause of death. She was born on May 8, 1917. We have no information about Josefa's family or relationships. We know that Josefa Vega had been residing in Hialeah, Miami-Dade County, Florida.

Memories

What do you remember about Josefa Vega? Share your memories of special moments and stories you have heard about her. Or just leave a comment to show the world that Josefa is remembered.

Write a comment

Other Records of Josefa Vega

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Other Biographies

Sources