Leo Ader (1914 - 1972)

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Long Island National Cemetery
Section 2T Site 1174,
2040 Wellwood Avenue, Farmingdale, Ny

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New York, New York County, New York

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Branch of service: Us Army
Rank attained: WO JG
Wars/Conflicts: World War Ii

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1914 - In the year that Leo Ader was born, in only his second big-screen appearance, Charlie Chaplin played the Little Tramp, his most famous character. The silent film was made in January and released the following year. Of the character, Chaplin said: "On the way to the wardrobe I thought I would dress in baggy pants, big shoes, a cane and a derby hat. I wanted everything a contradiction: the pants baggy, the coat tight, the hat small and the shoes large." The moustache was added to age his 24-year-old face without masking his expressions.

1919 - Leo was only 5 years old when in Norfolk Virginia, the first rotary dial telephones were introduced by the American Telephone and Telegraph Company (AT&T), making it easier to make a call without an operator.

1927 - Leo was just 13 years old when 10 years after the United States bought the U.S. Virgin Islands from the Danish government, the inhabitants were granted U.S. citizenship. While they can vote in congressional elections and presidential primaries, they cannot vote for President.

1967 - At the age of 53 years old, Leo was alive when on November 7th, President Johnson signed legislation passed by Congress that created the Corporation for Public Broadcasting (CPB), which would later become PBS and NPR. The legislation required CPB to operate with a "strict adherence to objectivity and balance in all programs or series of programs of a controversial nature".

1972 - In the year of Leo Ader's passing, on September 5th, the Palestinian terrorist group Black September, with the assistance of German neo-nazis, kidnapped and killed 11 Israeli athletes at the Olympic Games in Munich. The attackers crept into the Olympic Village and abducted the athletes while they were sleeping. A German policeman was also killed.

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Leo Ader passed away on July 31, 1972 at age 57. No cause of death has been listed. He was buried in Long Island National Cemetery Section 2T Site 1174, Farmingdale, Ny. He was born on December 5, 1914. There is no information about Leo's immediate family. We know that Leo Ader had been residing in New York, New York County, New York.

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