Lucia Delap (1895 - 1987)

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Lucia Delap
1895 - 1987
updated February 06, 2019
Lucia Delap was born on June 18, 1895. She died in May 1987 at 91 years of age. We know that Lucia Delap had been residing in Foxboro, Norfolk County, Massachusetts 02035.


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Lucia Delap passed away in May 1987 at 91 years of age. She was born on June 18, 1895. We are unaware of information about Lucia's immediate family. We know that Lucia Delap had been residing in Foxboro, Norfolk County, Massachusetts 02035.
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In 1895, in the year that Lucia Delap was born, on September 3rd, in Latrobe, PA, the first professional football game was played. The game was between the Latrobe YMCA and the Jeannette Athletic Club. Latrobe won 12 - 0.

In 1929, Lucia was 34 years old when on October 29th (Black Tuesday), the stock market crashed in the United States. Billions of dollars were lost and some investors committed suicide as a result, having lost their fortunes. This ushered in the 12 year, worldwide Great Depression.

In 1952, she was 57 years old when on February 6th, George VI of England died from a coronary thrombosis and complications due to lung cancer. His eldest daughter, age 25, immediately ascended the throne as Elizabeth II and her coronation was on June 2 1953.

In 1975, Lucia was 80 years old when on September 5th, Lynette "Squeaky" Fromme tried to assassinate President Ford in Sacramento, California. She failed when her gun wouldn't fire. President Ford escaped a second assassination attempt 17 days later on September 22 when Sarah Jane Moore tried to shoot him in San Francisco. A bystander saw her raise her arm, grabbed it, and the shot went wild.

In 1987, in the year of Lucia Delap's passing, on October 19th, stock exchanges around the world crashed. Beginning in Hong Kong then spreading to Europe, the crash then hit the United States. It was called Black Monday. The Dow Jones fell 508 points to 1,738.74 (22.61%).

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Mary Delap
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William J Delap
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Feb 16, 1907 - January 1984
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