Lawrence James Delany (1883 - 1946)

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Malvern, Australia

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Malvern, Australia

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Family

Father: Delany James Joseph Delany
Mother: Agnes Mcleod Delany

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1883 - In the year that Lawrence James Delany was born, on February 28th, in Boston MA, the first vaudeville theater was opened by Benjamin Franklin Keith.

1918 - He was 35 years old when federal spending was $12.68 billion, unemployment was 1.4% and the cost of a first-class stamp was 3 cents.

1921 - By the time he was 38 years old, in May, the Emergency Quota Act - or Emergency Immigration Act - was passed. The law restricted the number of immigrants to 357,000 per year. It also established an immigration quota in which only 3 per cent of the total population of any ethnic group already in the USA in 1910, could be admitted to America after 1921. Although the Act was supposed to be temporary, it stayed in effect until 1965.

1923 - By the time he was 40 years old, Harlem's Cotton Club opened in New York City. Owned by a bootlegger and gangster, it was a 700 seat speakeasy that catered to a "white only" clientele. But most of the entertainers were African-American and featured some of the best entertainers of the time such as Lena Horne, the Nicholas Brothers, Ethel Waters, and Cab Calloway.

1946 - In the year of Lawrence James Delany's passing, on July 4th, the Philippines gained independence from the United States. In 1964, Independence Day in the Philippines was moved from July 4th to June 12th at the insistence of nationalists and historians.

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Lawrence James Delany passed away in 1946 in Malvern, Australia at 63 years of age. There is no known cause of death for Lawrence. He was born in 1883. He was born to Delany James Joseph Delany and Agnes Mcleod Delany, and we currently have no other siblings in his family tree.

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