Joseph Oberbrockling (born 1905)

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Joseph Oberbrockling
1905 - ? (edit)
updated February 06, 2019
Joseph Oberbrockling was born on May 18, 1905.

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In 1905, in the year that Joseph Oberbrockling was born, the Niagara Falls conference was held in Fort Erie, Ontario. Led by W.E.B. Du Bois and William Monroe Trotter, a group of African-American men met in opposition to racial segregation and disenfranchisement. Booker T. Washington had been calling for policies of accommodation and conciliation and these two men, along with the others who attended the conference, felt that this was accomplishing nothing. The group was the precursor to the NAACP.

In 1921, on November 11th, the first burial was held at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier in Arlington National Cemetery. The body of an unknown soldier - selected by Army Sgt. Edward F. Younger who was highly decorated for valor and received the Distinguished Service Cross in "The Great War" - was brought back from France (World War 1) and placed in the newly completed tomb. President Warren G. Harding officiated at the interment ceremonies.

In 1940, on September 16th, the Selective Training and Service Act of 1940, was enacted - the first peacetime draft in U.S. history. Men between 21 and 36 were required to register with their draft boards. When World War II began, men between 18 and 45 were subject to service and men up to 65 were required to register.

In 1960, on September 26th, the first televised debate for a Presidential campaign in the United States - Kennedy vs Nixon - was held. Seventy million people watched the debate on TV. The debate pre-empted the very popular Andy Griffith Show.

In 1982, on September 14th, Princess Grace of Monaco (American actress Grace Kelly), 52, died of injuries when her car plunged off a mountain road. Her 17 year old daughter, Stephanie, was also in the car and suffered serious injuries but recovered. It's believed that the accident was caused when Princess Grace, who was driving, had a mild stroke.

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Emma Oberbrockling
Born: Jun 15, 1901
Margaret Oberbrockling
Jun 24, 1867 - Jul 13, 1941
Josephine Oberbrockling
Born: Aug 25, 1910
Bernard Oberbrockling
Oct 13, 1899 - Dec 27, 1976
Rose Oberbrockling
Born: May 12, 1895
Henry Oberbrockling
Jan 29, 1896 - Jun 24, 1990
Irene Marie Oberbrockling
Jul 9, 1914 - Jun 24, 2008
Elgin, Nebraska
James E. Oberbrockling
Born: around 1946
TX
David P. Oberbrockling
Born: around 1952
TX
Sharon G. (Beagle) Oberbrockling
Born: around 1946
TX
Micheal J. Oberbrockling
Born: around 1963
TX
Candace L. (Wills) Oberbrockling
Born: around 1964
TX
Bernard J. Oberbrockling Iii
Born: around 1963
TX
John P. Oberbrockling
Born: around 1966
TX
Rebecca (Martinez) Oberbrockling
Born: around 1970
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Emma Oberbrockling
Born: Jun 15, 1901
Margaret Oberbrockling
Jun 24, 1867 - Jul 13, 1941
Josephine Oberbrockling
Born: Aug 25, 1910
Bernard Oberbrockling
Oct 13, 1899 - Dec 27, 1976
Rose Oberbrockling
Born: May 12, 1895
Henry Oberbrockling
Jan 29, 1896 - Jun 24, 1990
Ernest Marks
Born: Feb 15, 1918
Walter Marks
Born: July 1915
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