Joseph J Drost (1922 - 1996)

Joseph J Drost
1922 - 1996
updated February 06, 2019
Joseph J Drost was born on September 2, 1922. He died on January 8, 1996 at 73 years of age. We know that Joseph J Drost had been residing in Wilkes Barre, Luzerne County, Pennsylvania 18702.
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Joseph J Drost died on January 8, 1996 at 73 years old. He was born on September 2, 1922. There is no information about Joseph's surviving family. We know that Joseph J Drost had been residing in Wilkes Barre, Luzerne County, Pennsylvania 18702.
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In 1922, in the year that Joseph J Drost was born, on December 6th, the Irish Free State, a self-governing dominion of the British Empire, was officially proclaimed. While establishing some independence for the people of Ireland, it did not create a fully independent Ireland and the fighting continued.

In 1936, when he was only 14 years old, on November 3rd, President Franklin Delano Roosevelt was reelected to a second term. He ran against Republican Governor Alf Landon (Kansas), defeating Landon in the popular vote by 60.8% to 36.5%. Vermont and Maine were the only two states in which Landon won. John Nance Garner IV became the Vice-President in this election.

In 1968, Joseph was 46 years old when on April 4th, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., the civil rights leader, was shot and killed by an assassin in Memphis. James Earl Ray was apprehended and plead guilty to shooting Dr. King. Ray died in jail in 1998.

In 1981, Joseph was 59 years old when on August 1st, MTV debuted. It was the first music video TV channel. The first music video played was the Buggles' "Video Killed the Radio Star" - the second was Pat Benatar's "You Better Run".

In 1996, in the year of Joseph J Drost's passing, on July 5th, the first cloned mammal - "Dolly the Sheep" - was born in Scotland. She had three mothers. Dolly lived to be 6 years old and produced 6 lambs. Since, other sheep have been cloned as well as horses, pigs, deer, and bulls.

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Nov 18, 1912 - Oct 28, 1981
Jul 20, 1913 - October 1982
Dec 24, 1928 - Dec 30, 2007
Jan 22, 1943 - Mar 15, 1996
May 19, 1907 - Aug 9, 1996
May 30, 1910 - Oct 16, 1999
Dec 18, 1921 - Sep 8, 2008
Dec 13, 1921 - Feb 17, 2010
Mar 30, 1908 - January 1973
Nov 26, 1915 - Dec 10, 1990
Mar 23, 1922 - Nov 17, 2007
Oct 4, 1922 - Apr 18, 1992
Mar 3, 1939 - Jul 30, 2004
Jul 6, 1903 - May 9, 2005
Nov 26, 1916 - August 1972
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Aug 14, 1918 - February 1975
Jan 5, 1899 - September 1968
Jun 19, 1922 - November 1984
Jul 8, 1912 - Mar 5, 1997
Jun 17, 1905 - April 1981
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Jul 28, 1919 - Jan 23, 2001
Feb 28, 1921 - Dec 17, 2009
Dec 16, 1912 - Dec 21, 1992
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