Louis Lagreca (1905 - 1960)

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Louis Lagreca
1905 - 1960
updated February 06, 2019
Louis Lagreca was born on December 19, 1905. He died in May 1960 at 54 years old.


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Louis Lagreca passed away in May 1960 at age 54. He was born on December 19, 1905. There is no information about Louis's immediate family.
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In 1905, in the year that Louis Lagreca was born, federal spending was $0.57 billion, unemployment was 4.3%, and the cost of a first-class stamp was $0.02. Current U.S. government spending is $4.268 trillion.

In 1918, when he was only 13 years old, on November 11th, an armistice was signed between the Allies and Germany, ending the fighting on the Western Front in World War I. This meant a complete defeat of Germany although Germany never formally surrendered. It took another six months of negotiations to sign an actual peace treaty between the warring parties.

In 1925, when he was 20 years old, in July, the Scopes Trial - often called the Scopes Monkey Trial - took place, prosecuting a substitute teacher for teaching evolution in school. Tennessee had enacted a law that said it was "unlawful to teach human evolution in any state-funded school". William Jennings Bryan headed the prosecution and Clarence Darrow headed the defense. The teacher was found guilty and fined $100. An appeal to the Supreme Court of Tennessee upheld the law but overturned the guilty verdict.

In 1940, he was 35 years old when on September 16th, the Selective Training and Service Act of 1940, was enacted - the first peacetime draft in U.S. history. Men between 21 and 36 were required to register with their draft boards. When World War II began, men between 18 and 45 were subject to service and men up to 65 were required to register.

In 1960, in the year of Louis Lagreca's passing, on September 26th, the first televised debate for a Presidential campaign in the United States - Kennedy vs Nixon - was held. Seventy million people watched the debate on TV. The debate pre-empted the very popular Andy Griffith Show.

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Elizabeth Lagreca
May 19, 1905 - October 1981
Toms River, NJ
Nicholas Lagreca
May 21, 1914 - January 1985
Paterson, NJ
Charles Lagreca
May 26, 1903 - July 1986
C P Lagreca
Jun 29, 1928 - Sep 15, 1987
Antonio H Lagreca
Jun 5, 1902 - Jan 27, 1988
Hackensack, NJ
Donald Lagreca
Nov 8, 1937 - May 11, 1997
Hawthorne, NJ
Isabella Lagreca
Apr 1, 1898 - December 1969
East Orange, NJ
Patrick Lagreca
Mar 17, 1910 - January 1973
Passaic, NJ
Manuel Lagreca
Jan 22, 1944 - Jun 9, 1996
Ida Lagreca
Feb 14, 1918 - March 1992
Norton, MA
Ralph Lagreca
Jul 1, 1943 - August 1972
Sandra Lagreca
Jan 19, 1946 - Nov 29, 1995
Saddle Brook, NJ
John F Lagreca
Jun 26, 1950 - Jun 5, 1996
Mary Lagreca
Dec 13, 1920 - February 1984
Elmwood Park, NJ
James Lagreca
Jul 27, 1921 - Jan 30, 1996
Port Saint Lucie, FL
Vincent Lagreca
Sep 5, 1921 - August 1984
Garfield, NJ
Rose Lagreca
Jan 22, 1924 - Dec 22, 2001
East Hanover, NJ
Yolanda Lagreca
Nov 14, 1915 - Sep 9, 2001
Glenside, PA
Clara A Lagreca
Mar 4, 1923 - Nov 7, 2009
Mount Laurel, NJ
Josephine Lagreca
Jul 16, 1912 - Oct 4, 1991

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