Joseph Penna (1920 - 1995)

Joseph Penna
1920 - 1995
updated February 06, 2019
Joseph Penna was born on September 9, 1920. He died on October 29, 1995 at age 75. We know that Joseph Penna had been residing in Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania 15205.
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Joseph Penna passed away on October 29, 1995 at age 75. He was born on September 9, 1920. We are unaware of information about Joseph's surviving family. We know that Joseph Penna had been residing in Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania 15205.
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In 1920, in the year that Joseph Penna was born, Italian born factory worker Nicola Sacco and fish peddler Bartolomeo Vanzetti were picked up by police on May 5th in connection with the April 15th murder and robbery of a guard and a paymaster at the Slater and Morrill Shoe Company in South Braintree, Mass. Although in later years they were thought to be innocent, they were anarchists and were convicted of the crime and put to death.

In 1967, when he was 47 years old, on October 2nd, Thurgood Marshall was sworn in as the first black US Supreme Court justice. Marshall was the great-grandson of a slave and graduated first in his class at Howard University Law School. His nomination to the Supreme Court was approved by the Senate, 69 to 11.

In 1977, at the age of 57 years old, Joseph was alive when on January 20th, Jimmy Carter became the 39th President of the United States. Running against incumbent Gerald Ford, he won 50.1% of the popular vote to Ford's 48.0%. He was elected to only one term.

In 1984, by the time he was 64 years old, due to outrage about "Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom" (it seemed too "dark" to many and it was rated PG), a new rating was devised - PG-13. The first film rated PG-13 was "Red Dawn".

In 1995, in the year of Joseph Penna's passing, on September 3rd, eBay was founded in San Jose California. Beginning as simply a place for Pierre Omidyar's girlfriend (now wife) to share her Pez passion and collection online, the site has become a multibillion-dollar business and operates in 30 countries.

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