Luisa Medel (1900 - 1985)

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Summary

Luisa Medel’s biography is built and maintained by people like you. Create an online profile of Luisa so that her life is remembered forever. If any factual information is incorrect, please edit Luisa’s biography.

Luisa Medel Biography & Family History

This genealogy profile is dedicated to the life and ancestry of Luisa Medel and her immediate Medel family. Add to Luisa Medel's genealogy page to share your memories & historical research with her family and other genealogy hobbyists.

Birth

Death

Cause of death

There is no cause of death listed for Luisa.

Burial / Funeral

Do you know the final resting place - gravesite in a cemetery or location of cremation - of Luisa Medel? Add burial and funeral information.

Obituary

Last Known Residence

Miami, Miami-Dade County, Florida

Average Age

Life Expectancy

Family

Add family members

Education

Did Luisa finish grade school, get a GED, go to high school, get a college degree or masters? What schools or universities did Luisa attend? Add education.

Professions

Share what Luisa did for a living or if she had a career or profession. Add Profession.

Military Service

It is unknown if Luisa Medel is a military veteran.

Middle name

Unknown. Add middle name

Maiden name

Unknown. Add maiden name

Surnames

Ethnicity

Unknown. Add Luisa's ethnicity.

Nationality

Unknown. Add Luisa's nationality.

Religion

Unknown. Was Luisa a religious woman? Add Luisa’s religion

Gender

Female

Family Photos

Pictures really do say a thousand words. Add photos of Luisa during various points of her life.

Timeline

1900 - In the year that Luisa Medel was born, Carrie Chapman Catt succeeded Susan B. Anthony as the president of the National American Woman Suffrage Association. NAWSA was created by Anthony in 1890 in order to fight for the right of women to vote in the United States. Membership in NAWSA began at 7,000 and in the decades of the struggle - women didn't get the right to vote until 1920 - membership rose to 2 million.

1908 - Luisa was just 8 years old when a mysterious Siberian explosion leveled over 770 square miles of forest. There were no human casualties. Explanations of the explosion have included a comet, meteorite, natural atomic explosion, or a crashed UFO. Although it is called an impact event - the largest one in recorded earth history - there is no crater and it is widely thought that the explosion was caused by a meteor exploding 3 to 6 miles above the earth.

1926 - At the age of 26 years old, Luisa was alive when 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%).

1947 - Luisa was 47 years old when on April 15th, Jackie Robinson joined the Brooklyn Dodgers, playing first base. He was the first black man to play in the Major Leagues. Since the 1880's, professional baseball had been segregated and blacks played in the "Negro leagues". He went on to play for 10 years.

1985 - In the year of Luisa Medel's passing, on March 7th, the song "We Are the World" was released as a charity effort to alleviate the African famine. The song was written by Michael Jackson and Lionel Richie, and produced by Quincy Jones. They were joined by 37 other famous singers in the recording studio and a phenomena had begun

Luisa Medel Family Tree

Who was Luisa’s parents? Did she get married and did they have children? Share Luisa’s family tree to share her legacy and genealogy pedigree.

Luisa's Family
Add a parent
Add a parent
Luisa Medel
Add a partner
Add a child
Add a sibling

You can add or remove people from Luisa's family tree by clicking here.

Obituary

This obit of Luisa Medel is updated by the community. Edit this biography to contribute to her obituary. Include details such as cemetery, burial, newspaper obituary and grave or marker inscription if available.

Luisa Medel died in October 1985 at 85 years old. No cause of death has been entered for Luisa. She was born on April 26, 1900. There is no information about Luisa's immediate family. We know that Luisa Medel had been residing in Miami, Miami-Dade County, Florida.

Memories

What do you remember about Luisa Medel? Share your memories of special moments and stories you have heard about her. Or just leave a comment to show the world that Luisa is remembered.

Write a comment

Other Records of Luisa Medel

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Other Biographies

Sources