Joseph M Oconnor (1930 - 2000)

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Joseph M Oconnor
1930 - 2000
updated February 06, 2019
Joseph M Oconnor was born on June 28, 1930. He died on August 17, 2000 at 70 years old. We know that Joseph M Oconnor had been residing in Bethlehem, Northampton County, Pennsylvania 18017.


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Joseph M Oconnor died on August 17, 2000 at age 70. He was born on June 28, 1930. There is no information about Joseph's family or relationships. We know that Joseph M Oconnor had been residing in Bethlehem, Northampton County, Pennsylvania 18017.
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In 1930, in the year that Joseph M Oconnor was born, as head of the Motion Picture Producers and Distributors of America, William Hays established a code of decency that outlined what was acceptable in films. The public - and government - had felt that films in the '20's had become increasingly risque and that the behavior of its stars was becoming scandalous. Laws were being passed. In response, the heads of the movie studios adopted a voluntary "code", hoping to head off legislation. The first part of the code prohibited "lowering the moral standards of those who see it", called for depictions of the "correct standards of life", and forbade a picture from showing any sort of ridicule towards a law or "creating sympathy for its violation". The second part dealt with particular behavior in film such as homosexuality, the use of specific curse words, and miscegenation.

In 1951, at the age of 21 years old, Joseph was alive 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 1970, when he was 40 years old, on May 4th, four students at Kent State University in Ohio were shot and killed by National Guardsmen. The students were at a peaceful demonstration protesting the invasion of Cambodia by US forces. There had been precedent for the killing of American college students. The previous year, on May 15th, Alameda County Sheriffs used shotguns against U.C. Berkeley students at a protest for People's Park. One student died, one was blinded, 128 were injured.

In 1989, he was 59 years old when on January 20th, George Herbert Walker Bush became the 41st President of the United States. Previously Ronald Regan's Vice President, he ran against Michael Dukakis and won the popular vote by 53.4% to 45.6%.

In 1995, he was 65 years old when on October 16th, the Million Man March took place on the National Mall in Washington DC. The March was organized to address "the ills of black communities and call for unity and revitalization of African American communities". An estimated 850,000 people attended.

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Mary E Oconnor
Aug 11, 1930 - May 31, 1998
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Joetta Oconnor
Nov 29, 1930 - May 1982
Lucille Oconnor
Jan 3, 1918 - April 1974
Depew, NY
Nora Oconnor
Mar 2, 1916 - Apr 28, 2001
Jenkintown, PA
Arthur Oconnor
Aug 28, 1890 - February 1974
Philadelphia, PA
Mary R Oconnor
Jun 20, 1915 - Mar 16, 1998
Philadelphia, PA
Elizabeth Oconnor
Jan 6, 1898 - April 1981
Englewood, CO
Michelle Oconnor
May 11, 1949 - Dec 3, 1999
West Chester, PA
Isabelle M Oconnor
Nov 28, 1903 - Sep 16, 1988
Danville, PA
Ruth C Oconnor
Mar 27, 1916 - Jun 1, 2006
Cranbury, NJ
Catherine A Oconnor
Dec 31, 1964 - Sep 15, 2005
John Oconnor
Jan 28, 1917 - November 1972
West Mifflin, PA
Helen C Oconnor
Jul 13, 1908 - Aug 21, 1995
Erie, PA
James Oconnor
Mar 14, 1916 - Sep 7, 2000
Erie, PA
John Oconnor
Feb 28, 1910 - Mar 23, 1992
Erie, PA
Earl Oconnor
Feb 15, 1897 - April 1969
Erie, PA
John Oconnor
Oct 6, 1875 - September 1962
La May Oconnor
Jan 7, 1919 - Apr 14, 1990
Pittsburgh, PA
Veronica Oconnor
Jan 13, 1918 - Dec 25, 2000
McKees Rocks, PA
Margaret Oconnor
Sep 25, 1899 - July 1977
Pittsburgh, PA

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