Joseph Begg (1920 - 1986)

Joseph Begg
1920 - 1986
updated February 06, 2019
Joseph Begg was born on September 16, 1920. He died in May 1986 at 65 years of age. We know that Joseph Begg had been residing in North Versailles, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania 15137.

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Joseph Begg died in May 1986 at age 65. He was born on September 16, 1920. We have no information about Joseph's family or relationships. We know that Joseph Begg had been residing in North Versailles, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania 15137.
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In 1920, in the year that Joseph Begg was born, Italian born factory worker Nicola Sacco and fish peddler Bartolomeo Vanzetti were picked up by police on May 5th in connection with the April 15th murder and robbery of a guard and a paymaster at the Slater and Morrill Shoe Company in South Braintree, Mass. Although in later years they were thought to be innocent, they were anarchists and were convicted of the crime and put to death.

In 1943, when he was 23 years old, on June 20th through June 22nd, the Detroit Race Riot erupted at Belle Isle Park. The rioting spread throughout the city (made worse by false rumors of attacks on blacks and whites) and resulted in the deployment of 6,000 Federal troops. 34 people were killed, (25 of them black) - mostly by white police or National Guardsmen, 433 were wounded (75 percent of them black) and an estimated $2 million of property was destroyed. The same summer, there were riots in Beaumont, Texas and Harlem, New York.

In 1951, he was 31 years old when on April 5th, Julius and Ethel Rosenberg (husband and wife) were sentenced to death for treason. They were executed on June 19th. American citizens, they were convicted of spying for the Soviet Union. Their two young sons were adopted by a high school teacher and his wife.

In 1972, Joseph was 52 years old when on November 7th, Richard Nixon won re-election, amidst the dawning knowledge of the Watergate scandal, by 60.7% to anti-war candidate George McGovern's 37.5%.

In 1986, in the year of Joseph Begg's passing, on September 8th, the Oprah Winfrey Show went into national syndication. A popular talk show, it was number 1 in the ratings since its debut. The last show aired on May 25, 2011.

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around 1877 - May 12, 1924
around 1873 - Mar 9, 1929
around 1900  - Oct 14, 1900
Aug 1, 1918 - May 21, 2008

Other Beggs

Mar 28, 1910 - Jul 20, 1998
May 8, 1921 - Feb 28, 2009
Nov 26, 1919 - Aug 16, 2001
Jun 29, 1897 - July 1963
Nov 10, 1909 - Mar 3, 1995
Aug 6, 1910 - Oct 1, 1995
Feb 25, 1925 - Sep 2, 2005
May 13, 1923 - October 1968
Jan 25, 1939 - August 1978
Mar 1, 1930 - Dec 5, 2009
Jan 29, 1919 - Mar 3, 2002
Nov 25, 1924 - Dec 19, 1988
May 20, 1913 - October 1987
Dec 4, 1898 - Mar 17, 1990
Jan 7, 1915 - Jun 24, 1994
May 21, 1928 - Jul 10, 2005
Apr 17, 1919 - Aug 15, 1988
Nov 13, 1924 - Aug 26, 2003
Aug 27, 1917 - May 1982
Aug 19, 1916 - Jul 23, 1994

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Feb 25, 1918 - Dec 20, 1997
Dec 31, 1919 - October 1979
Dec 8, 1916 - February 1978
May 17, 1919 - October 1980
Sep 17, 1917 - February 1959
Jul 20, 1913 - Jul 31, 2004
Sep 25, 1919 - Jun 19, 1998
Oct 24, 1900 - March 1976
Feb 29, 1912 - Dec 17, 1991
Jan 26, 1889 - July 1962
Mar 31, 1915 - September 1986
May 16, 1886 - April 1972
Jul 31, 1920 - February 1993
Jun 3, 1914 - Jun 14, 1970
Mar 10, 1919 - Jun 26, 2007
Mar 2, 1917 - November 1979
Mar 27, 1919 - October 1979
Dec 28, 1898 - July 1967
Oct 9, 1920 - November 1972
Feb 14, 1916 - Jan 27, 1998
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