Lyall Delamater (1896 - 1985)

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Lyall Delamater
1896 - 1985
updated February 06, 2019
Lyall Delamater was born on May 21, 1896. He died in June 1985 at 89 years old. We know that Lyall Delamater had been residing in Aurora, Arapahoe County, Colorado 80014.


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Lyall Delamater died in June 1985 at age 89. He was born on May 21, 1896. There is no information about Lyall's immediate family. We know that Lyall Delamater had been residing in Aurora, Arapahoe County, Colorado 80014.
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In 1896, in the year that Lyall Delamater was born, on August 17th, the first pedestrian v car fatality occurred in Great Britain. Bridget Driscoll, age 44, was walking with her family on the grounds of The Crystal Palace in London when she was hit by a car driven by Arthur James Edsall. Edsall claimed to be going 4.5 mph and Driscoll's death was ruled an "accidental death" after an inquest.

In 1904, Lyall was just 8 years old when the first underground line of the New York City subway system opened. London's underground system was opened in 1863 and Boston opened one in 1897, but New York quickly became the largest system in the U.S. More than 100,000 people paid 5 cents to ride under Manhattan that first day.

In 1925, at the age of 29 years old, Lyall was alive when gangster Al "Scarface" Capone took over the Chicago bootlegging racket at age 26. Previously right hand man to boss Johnny Torrio, Capone took over when Torrio was shot and severely injured and decided to resign. The bootlegging and brothel organization was massive and when asked what he did, Capone often replied "I am just a businessman, giving the people what they want".

In 1945, by the time he was 49 years old, on May 8th, World War II in Europe ended when Germany surrendered. Hitler had committed suicide a week before.

In 1985, in the year of Lyall Delamater's passing, in May, a paper published in Nature by three British scientists reported that a huge hole was discovered in the ozone layer over the Antarctic. It was much larger than expected and is due to the use of manmade chemicals.

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