Joseph Charles Tesla Sr (1919 - 1997)

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Joseph Charles Tesla
1919 - 1997
October 14, 1919
March 27, 1997
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Cape Coral, Lee County, Florida 33904
Joseph Charles Tesla Sr of Cape Coral, Lee County, Florida was born on October 14, 1919, and died at age 77 years old on March 27, 1997. Joseph Tesla was buried at Florida National Cemetery Section 317 Site 416 6502 Sw. 102nd Ave., in Bushnell.
Updated: June 21, 2016
Biography ID: 7191294

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Cape Coral, Lee County, Florida 33904
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Florida National Cemetery Section 317 Site 416 6502 Sw. 102nd Ave., in Bushnell, Florida 33513
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Joseph Tesla passed away at age 77 years old on March 27, 1997, and was buried at Florida National Cemetery Section 317 Site 416 6502 Sw. 102nd Ave., in Bushnell. Joseph Charles Tesla Sr of Cape Coral, Lee County, Florida was born on October 14, 1919.

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1919 - 1997 World Events

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In 1919, in the year that Joseph Charles Tesla Sr was born, on January 6th, President Theodore Roosevelt died. Having gone to bed the previous night after being treated for breathing problems, the ex-President died in his sleep from a clot that had traveled to his lungs. He was 60. After a simple service, Roosevelt was buried on a hillside overlooking Oyster Bay.

In 1967, Joseph was 48 years old when on November 7th, President Johnson signed legislation passed by Congress that created the Corporation for Public Broadcasting (CPB), which would later become PBS and NPR. The legislation required CPB to operate with a "strict adherence to objectivity and balance in all programs or series of programs of a controversial nature".

In 1976, when he was 57 years old, The United States celebrated the Bicentennial of the adoption of the Declaration of Independence. It was a year long celebration, with the biggest events taking place on July 4th.

In 1986, when he was 67 years old, 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.

In 1997, in the year of Joseph Charles Tesla Sr's passing, on June 26th, the first Harry Potter book by J. K. Rowling was released. "Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone" was an immediate success and spawned not only sequels but also movies, video games, plays, and amusement park attractions. J.K. Rowling, at the time of the first book a poor single mother, has become a multi-billionaire.

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