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Joseph Charles Tesla Sr (1919 - 1997)

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Joseph Charles Tesla Sr
1919 - 1997
Born
October 14, 1919
Death
March 27, 1997
Last Known Residence
Cape Coral, Lee County, Florida 33904
Summary
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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Branch of service: Us Marine Corps Rank attained: SGT Wars/Conflicts: World War Ii
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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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Joseph Charles Tesla Sr lived 1 year longer than the average Tesla family member when he died at the age of 77.
The average age of a Tesla family member is 76.
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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 1928, when he was just 9 years old, aviatrix Amelia Earhart, age 31, became the first woman to fly solo across North America and back in August. In June, she had been part of a 3 man crew that flew the Atlantic Ocean but since she had no instrument training, she couldn't fly the plane - she kept the flight log. The North American flight became one of her many "firsts" as a female pilot.

In 1965, when he was 46 years old, on March 8th, the first US combat troops arrived in Vietnam. The 3500 Marines joined 23,000 "advisors" already in South Vietnam. By the end of the year, 190,000 American soldiers were in the country.

In 1974, Joseph was 55 years old when on July 30th, the House Judiciary Committee adopted three articles of impeachment against President Nixon. He was charged with obstruction of justice, failure to uphold laws, and the refusal to produce material subpoenaed by the committee. In order to avoid impeachment, Richard M. Nixon announced that he would resign on August 8th, the first President to do so.

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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