Keith Kratz (1923 - 1981)

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Summary

Keith Kratz’s biography is built and maintained by people like you. Create an online profile of Keith so that his life is remembered forever. If any factual information is incorrect, please edit Keith’s biography.

Keith Kratz Biography & Family History

This genealogy profile is dedicated to the life and ancestry of Keith Kratz and his immediate Kratz family. Add to Keith Kratz's genealogy page to share your memories & historical research with his family and other genealogy hobbyists.

Birth

Death

Cause of death

There is no cause of death listed for Keith.

Burial / Funeral

Do you know the final resting place - gravesite in a cemetery or location of cremation - of Keith Kratz? Add burial and funeral information.

Obituary

Last Known Residence

Lititz, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania

Average Age

Life Expectancy

Family

Add family members

Education

Did Keith finish grade school, get a GED, go to high school, get a college degree or masters? What schools or universities did Keith attend? Add education.

Professions

Share what Keith did for a living or if he had a career or profession. Add Profession.

Military Service

It is unknown if Keith Kratz is a military veteran.

Middle name

Unknown. Add middle name

Surnames

Ethnicity

Unknown. Add Keith's ethnicity.

Nationality

Unknown. Add Keith's nationality.

Religion

Unknown. Was Keith a religious man? Add Keith’s religion

Gender

Male

Family Photos

Pictures really do say a thousand words. Add photos of Keith during various points of his life.

Timeline

1923 - In the year that Keith Kratz was born, on August 2nd, Calvin Coolidge was sworn in as the 30th President of the United States due to the sudden death of Warren G. Harding. After the scandals of the Harding presidency, Coolidge restored public confidence and was very popular. He won the Presidential election in 1924 but declined to run again in 1928.

1945 - At the age of 22 years old, Keith was alive when on December 5th, Flight 19 was lost in the Bermuda Triangle. All five planes and 14 airmen disappeared, as did 13 crew on a plane that was dispatched to find them. The official Navy reported the disappearance as "cause unknown".

1963 - When he was 40 years old, the British Secretary of War, 46 year old John Profumo ,was forced to resign when he lied about an affair with 19 year old Christine Keeler. Keeler was also involved with the Soviet naval attaché and charges of espionage were feared. No proof of spying was ever found.

1971 - Keith was 48 years old when in March, Intel shipped the first microprocessor to Busicom, a Japanese manufacturer of calculators. The microprocessor has since allowed computers to become smaller and faster, leading to smaller and more versatile handheld devices, home computers, and supercomputers.

1981 - In the year of Keith Kratz's passing, on January 20th, Ronald Reagan became the 40th President of the United States. He ran against the incumbent, Jimmy Carter, and won 50.7% of the popular vote to Carter's 41.0%.

Keith Kratz Family Tree

Who was Keith’s parents? Did he get married and did they have children? Share Keith’s family tree to share his legacy and genealogy pedigree.

Keith's Family
Add a parent
Add a parent
Keith Kratz
Add a partner
Add a child
Add a sibling

You can add or remove people from Keith's family tree by clicking here.

Obituary

This obit of Keith Kratz is updated by the community. Edit this biography to contribute to his obituary. Include details such as cemetery, burial, newspaper obituary and grave or marker inscription if available.

Keith Kratz died in June 1981 at 57 years old. No cause of death has been listed. He was born on August 18, 1923. We have no information about Keith's immediate family. We know that Keith Kratz had been residing in Lititz, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania.

Memories

What do you remember about Keith Kratz? Share your memories of special moments and stories you have heard about him. Or just leave a comment to show the world that Keith is remembered.

Write a comment

Other Records of Keith Kratz

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Other Biographies

Sources