Josephine Haas Sr (1914 - 1994)

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Vineland, Cumberland County, New Jersey

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Joseph "Trey" Haas

Joseph "Trey" Haas

Allen Haas

Allen Haas

Beatrice S Haas

Beatrice S Haas

James Hall and 1932 Galileo High, San Francisco

James Hall and 1932 Galileo High, San Francisco

Papaw in Indiana

Papaw in Indiana

Mom in 1944

Mom in 1944

Lt. Lou Haas in the Aleituans

Lt. Lou Haas in the Aleituans

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Grandma

Frank O'Sullivan & Nanette Haas

Frank O'Sullivan & Nanette Haas

Nanette and Koko

Nanette and Koko

Nan's first steps

Nan's first steps

Bruce Grammar School, Memphis

Bruce Grammar School, Memphis

Daddy's christening

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Unruh-O'Sullivan Campaign Joseph "Trey" Haas Allen Haas Beatrice S Haas

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1914 - In the year that Josephine Haas Sr was born, in August, the Panama Canal opened to traffic. Begun by the French in the 1880's and abandoned, the United States undertook further construction in 1904. After 10 years, and the elimination of malaria carrying mosquitoes (which caused immense delays for the French and the Americans), the 48 mile long artificial waterway - a series of locks - created a shortcut for ships traveling between the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans.

1939 - By the time she was 25 years old, on the 1st of September, Nazi Germany invaded Poland. On September 17th, the Soviet Union invaded Poland as well. Poland expected help from France and the United Kingdom, since they had a pact with both. But no help came. By October 6th, the Soviet Union and Nazi Germany held full control of the previously Polish lands. Eventually, the invasion of Poland lead to World War II.

1953 - At the age of 39 years old, Josephine was alive when actress and comedian Lucille Ball gave birth to Desi Arnaz, Jr on January 19th. On the same day on "I Love Lucy", the fictional Little Ricky was born as well. Baby Desi graced the cover of the first TV Guide magazine with a headline that read ""Lucy's $50,000,000 baby" - because the commercial revenue from his birth was expected to be that amount.

1972 - Josephine was 58 years old when on June 17th, 5 men were arrested by police in an attempt to bug the Democratic National Committee headquarters in Washington D.C.’s Watergate hotel. The burglars were found to be paid by cash from a slush fund used by the Committee for the Re-Election of the President - the official organization of President Nixon's campaign.

1994 - In the year of Josephine Haas Sr's passing, on May 6th, the Channel Tunnel or "Chunnel" was officially opened. The Chunnel is a railway tunnel beneath the English Channel that connects Great Britain to mainland France. Original plans for such a tunnel were developed in 1802 and approved by Napoleon Bonaparte but the British rejected the plan fearing that Napoleon would use the railway to invade.

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Josephine Haas Sr passed away in October 1994 at 79 years old. No cause of death has been listed. She was born on November 30, 1914. We have no information about Josephine's surviving family. We know that Josephine Haas Sr had been residing in Vineland, Cumberland County, New Jersey.

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