Lorenzo Corti (1890 - 1968)

Lorenzo Corti
1890 - 1968
updated February 06, 2019
Lorenzo Corti was born on February 8, 1890. He died in March 1968 at age 78. We know that Lorenzo Corti had been residing in Ross, Marin County, California 94957.

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Lorenzo Corti passed away in March 1968 at age 78. He was born on February 8, 1890. We are unaware of information about Lorenzo's immediate family. We know that Lorenzo Corti had been residing in Ross, Marin County, California 94957.
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1890 - 1968 World Events

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In 1890, in the year that Lorenzo Corti was born, on January 2nd, Alice Sanger became the first female staffer to work in the White House. She was hired as a stenographer and, as such, took dictation.

In 1903, he was merely 13 years old when the Ford Motor Company was incorporated in June after Henry Ford left another car company he founded in 1901 (which became the Cadillac Motor Company). He began Ford Motor Company with $28,000 in cash from twelve investors, two of whom (the Dodge brothers) later began their own car company. Henry Ford improved on assembly line techniques and has been so successful that his family still controls a very popular Ford line of cars and trucks.

In 1919, by the time he was 29 years old, 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.

In 1951, he was 61 years old when on February 27th, the 22nd Amendment to the US Constitution (which limited the number of terms a president may serve to two) was ratified by 36 states, making it a part of the U.S. Constitution. The Amendment was both a reaction to the 4 term Roosevelt presidency and also the recognition of a long-standing tradition in American politics.

In 1968, in the year of Lorenzo Corti's passing, on June 5th, Sen. Robert F. Kennedy was shot at the Ambassador Hotel in Los Angeles by Sirhan after celebrating his win in the California presidential primary. He died the next day at Good Samaritan Hospital.

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