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Joseph J Simkovic (1938 - 2009)

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Joseph J Simkovic
1938 - 2009
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February 12, 1938
Death
April 24, 2009
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Phoenix, Maricopa County, Arizona 85078
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Joseph J Simkovic was born on February 12, 1938. He died on April 24, 2009 at 71 years old. We know that Joseph J Simkovic had been residing in Phoenix, Maricopa County, Arizona 85078.
Updated: October 6, 2011
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Joseph J Simkovic died on April 24, 2009 at 71 years old. He was born on February 12, 1938. We are unaware of information about Joseph's family. We know that Joseph J Simkovic had been residing in Phoenix, Maricopa County, Arizona 85078.
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In 1938, in the year that Joseph J Simkovic was born, on June 25th (a Saturday) the Fair Labor Standards Act was signed into law by President Roosevelt (along with 120 other bills). The Act banned oppressive child labor, set the minimum hourly wage at 25 cents, and established the maximum workweek at 44 hours. It faced a lot of opposition and in fighting for it, Roosevelt said "Do not let any calamity-howling executive with an income of $1,000 a day, ...tell you...that a wage of $11 a week is going to have a disastrous effect on all American industry."

In 1944, he was only 6 years old when on November 7th, Franklin Delano Roosevelt was reelected to a fourth term as President of the United States. Running against Thomas Dewey, Governor of New York, Roosevelt won 53.4 of the popular vote, Dewey got 45.9%.

In 1956, Joseph was 18 years old when this was the year that the King of Rock and Roll, Elvis Presley, became an international sensation. He began the year as a regional favorite and ended the year with 17 recordings having been on the Billboard’s Top 100 singles chart, 11 TV appearances, and a movie. Elvis scandalized adults and thrilled teens.

In 1966, when he was 28 years old, on July 1st, Medicare became available after President Johnson signed into law the Medicare Act in 1965. President Truman had received the first Medicare card since he had been the first to propose national healthcare law. insurance.

In 1993, at the age of 55 years old, Joseph was alive when on January 20th, William J. Clinton became the 42nd President of the United States. He beat incumbent George H.W. Bush who was seeking his second term. Clinton won 43.01% of the popular vote to Bush's 37.45%. An independent candidate, Ross Perot, won 18.91% - the most votes for an independent candidate since Teddy Roosevelt's run for President in 1912.

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