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Leon Rosenkrantz (1926 - 2002)

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Leon Rosenkrantz
1926 - 2002
Born
October 10, 1926
Death
February 11, 2002
Last Known Residence
Fair Lawn, Bergen County, New Jersey 07410
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Leon Rosenkrantz of Fair Lawn, Bergen County, New Jersey was born on October 10, 1926, and died at age 75 years old on February 11, 2002.
Updated: October 5, 2011
Biography ID: 15354760

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Leon Rosenkrantz passed away at age 75 years old on February 11, 2002. Leon Rosenkrantz of Fair Lawn, Bergen County, New Jersey was born on October 10, 1926.

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In 1926, in the year that Leon Rosenkrantz was born, on November 15th, NBC was founded. It was the U.S.'s first major broadcast network. Ownership of the network was split between RCA (a majority partner at 50%), its founding corporate parent General Electric (which owned 30%), and Westinghouse (which owned the remaining 20%).

In 1939, by the time he was just 13 years old, in May, Disney's Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, the first full-length animated film, reached a total international gross of $6.5 million which made it (to then) the most successful sound film of all time. First released in December 1937, it was originally dubbed "Disney's Folly" but the premiere received a standing ovation from the audience. At the 11th Academy Awards in February 1939, Walt Disney won an Academy Honorary Award - a full-size Oscar statuette and seven miniature ones - for Snow White.

In 1958, at the age of 32 years old, Leon was alive when on January 31st, Explorer I, the United States' answer to Sputnik I (and 2,) was launched. America had entered the Space Race. The first spacecraft to detect the Van Allen radiation belt, it remained in orbit until 1970.

In 1966, by the time he was 40 years old, on July 1st, Medicare became available after President Johnson signed into law the Medicare Act in 1965. President Truman had received the first Medicare card since he had been the first to propose national healthcare law. insurance.

In 1996, when he was 70 years old, on April 3rd, Theodore Kaczynski (nicknamed the Unabomber) was arrested. His mailed or hand-delivered bombs, sent between 1978 and 1995, killed three people and injured 23 others. Diagnosed as suffering from paranoid schizophrenia, Kaczynski is serving 8 life sentences without the possibility of parole.

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