Lucille Capasso (1927 - 2002)

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Lucille Capasso
1927 - 2002
updated February 06, 2019
Lucille Capasso was born on May 17, 1927. She died on October 11, 2002 at 75 years of age. We know that Lucille Capasso had been residing in Fort Lauderdale, Broward County, Florida 33313.


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Lucille Capasso died on October 11, 2002 at 75 years old. She was born on May 17, 1927. We are unaware of information about Lucille's family or relationships. We know that Lucille Capasso had been residing in Fort Lauderdale, Broward County, Florida 33313.
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1927 - 2002 World Events

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In 1927, in the year that Lucille Capasso was born, 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.

In 1931, when she was just 4 years old, in March, “The Star Spangled Banner” officially became the national anthem by congressional resolution. Other songs had previously been used - among them, "My Country, 'Tis of Thee", "God Bless America", and "America the Beautiful". There was fierce debate about making "The Star Spangled Banner" the national anthem - Southerners and veterans organizations supported it, pacifists and educators opposed it.

In 1961, at the age of 34 years old, Lucille was alive when on April 17th, about 1,000 CIA trained Cuban exiles invaded Cuba with the intention of igniting a rebellion and overthrowing Castro. They were defeated within three days. Although the operation began under Eisenhower, Kennedy approved it and the operation, named the Bay of Pigs for the beach where they landed, was a humiliation for the United States.

In 1970, she was 43 years old when on May 4th, four students at Kent State University in Ohio were shot and killed by National Guardsmen. The students were at a peaceful demonstration protesting the invasion of Cambodia by US forces. There had been precedent for the killing of American college students. The previous year, on May 15th, Alameda County Sheriffs used shotguns against U.C. Berkeley students at a protest for People's Park. One student died, one was blinded, 128 were injured.

In 1989, Lucille was 62 years old when on March 24th, the Exxon Valdez, an oil tanker, struck a reef in Alaska's Prince William Sound and oil began spilling out of the hold. The oil would eventually contaminate more than a thousand miles of coastline. It is estimated that over 10.8 million gallons of crude oil spilled into the Sound - killing 100,000 to 250,000 seabirds, over 2,800 sea otters, about 12 river otters, 300 harbor seals, 247 bald eagles, and 22 orcas - as well as an unknown number of salmon and herring.

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Phyllis G Capasso
Jan 5, 1914 - Jun 18, 2003
Spring Hill, FL
Madeline Capasso
Aug 13, 1914 - September 1983
Glen Oaks, NY
Dolores Capasso
Sep 15, 1901 - January 1969
Staten Island, NY
Lary A Capasso
Nov 3, 1914 - Oct 3, 1999
Glen Oaks, NY
Angelina Capasso
Dec 28, 1914 - March 1978
Henry Capasso
Nov 21, 1923 - Jan 18, 2002
Hamburg, NY
Jerome G Capasso
Nov 14, 1933 - Jun 26, 2007
Staten Island, NY
Thomas Capasso
Jun 25, 1924 - Jan 21, 2004
Brooklyn, NY
Anthony Capasso
Jul 2, 1929 - Nov 27, 2008
Dunedin, FL
Alfred Anthony Capasso
Feb 18, 1914 - Aug 31, 2008
Hauula, HI
Michael Capasso
Oct 22, 1909 - December 1967
Jessie Capasso
Jul 1, 1922 - Oct 16, 2006
Mamaroneck, NY
Luigi P Capasso
Mar 17, 1933 - Jul 9, 2011
Manorville, NY
Angelo M Capasso
Mar 11, 1937 - Nov 27, 2002
Staten Island, NY
Pearl M Capasso
Aug 30, 1917 - Oct 24, 2001
Versailles, NY
Anthony J Capasso
Jan 27, 1930 - Jan 11, 2005
Hollis, NY
Rose Capasso
Feb 2, 1920 - Jun 17, 2007
Staten Island, NY
Joseph Capasso
May 4, 1924 - December 1972
Pasquale Capasso
May 17, 1904 - Mar 4, 2003
West Babylon, NY
Frances Capasso
Jun 27, 1902 - January 1980
Walton, NY

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