Malcolm Bertram (1908 - 1976)

A photo of Malcolm Bertram
Add photo
Malcolm Bertram
1908 - 1976
July 6, 1908
December 1976
Last Known Residence
Springfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts 01107
Malcolm Bertram was born on July 6, 1908. He died in December 1976 at 68 years old. We know that Malcolm Bertram had been residing in Springfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts 01107.
Updated: October 3, 2011
Every life has a story to tell. This collaborative biography is dedicated to tell the story of Malcolm Bertram. Click the to update this introduction with a synopsis or highlights of Malcolm's life.
Show & Tell His Story
Share your memories, stories, and photos so that Malcolm is always remembered.
Update biography
What's this?

This collaborative biography is for you to show & tell Malcolm's life so that he is always remembered.

Malcolm Bertram
Most commonly known as
Malcolm Bertram
Full name
Did Malcolm go by other names?
Other names or aliases
Springfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts 01107
Last known residence
Malcolm Bertram was born on
Malcolm Bertram died in
There is no cause of death listed for Malcolm.
Cause of death
Do you know the final resting place - gravesite in a cemetery or location of cremation - of Malcolm Bertram?
Burial / Funeral

Ethnicity & Lineage

What is Malcolm's ethnicity and where did his parents, grandparents & great-grandparents come from?

Nationality & Locations

Where was Malcolm born and where did he live?


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


Was Malcolm a religious man?


Was Malcolm baptized?


Share what Malcolm did for a living or if he had a career or profession.

Personal Life

Share highlights of Malcolm's life. Experiences, organizations, & how he spent his time.

Military Service

Did Malcolm serve in the military or did a war or conflict interfere with his life?

Average Age

Life Expectancy

Looking for a different Malcolm Bertram?
View other bios of people named Malcolm Bertram
Malcolm's immediate relatives including parents, siblings, partnerships and children in the Bertram family tree.

Malcolm's Family Tree

Malcolm Bertram Malcolm Bertram


Friends can be as close as family. Add Malcolm's family friends, and his friends from childhood through adulthood.

Add bio

There are no photos of Malcolm Bertram! Please share photos of Malcolm and the Bertram family.


Leave a comment to ask questions, share information, or simply to show that you care about Malcolm.


Share Malcolm's obituary or write your own to preserve his legacy.

Malcolm Bertram passed away in December 1976 at 68 years of age. He was born on July 6, 1908. We are unaware of information about Malcolm's surviving family. We know that Malcolm Bertram had been residing in Springfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts 01107.

Refresh this page to see various historical events that occurred during Malcolm's lifetime.

In 1908, in the year that Malcolm Bertram was born, a 7.1 earthquake and the resulting tsunami killed 70,000 to 100,000 people in southern Italy and Sicily. The earthquake, lasting 30 to 40 seconds, occurred in the Strait of Messina which was between the region of Calabria (at the "toe" of Italy) and the island of Sicily and destruction from it occurred in a 186 mile radius. It was the most destructive earthquake ever to hit Europe.

In 1913, by the time he was merely 5 years old, ratified in February the 16th Amendment, establishing a Federal income tax, became law. Previously, customs duties (tariffs) and excise taxes were the primary sources of federal revenue. With the passage of the 16th Amendment, incomes of couples exceeding $4,000, as well as those of single persons earning $3,000 or more, were subject to a 1% Federal tax (that would be about $98,000 and $74,000 now). Rates rose to 7% for incomes over half a million dollars. Less than 1% of the population was subject to income tax.

In 1938, at the age of 30 years old, Malcolm was alive when on June 25th (a Saturday) the Fair Labor Standards Act was signed into law by President Roosevelt (along with 120 other bills). The Act banned oppressive child labor, set the minimum hourly wage at 25 cents, and established the maximum workweek at 44 hours. It faced a lot of opposition and in fighting for it, Roosevelt said "Do not let any calamity-howling executive with an income of $1,000 a day, ...tell you...that a wage of $11 a week is going to have a disastrous effect on all American industry."

In 1949, Malcolm was 41 years old when on January 25th, the first Emmy Awards (for television) were handed out in Los Angeles. Shirley Dinsdale won for the Most Outstanding Television Personality and Pantomime Quiz Time earned an Emmy for the Most Popular Television Program.

In 1976, in the year of Malcolm Bertram's passing, The United States celebrated the Bicentennial of the adoption of the Declaration of Independence. It was a year long celebration, with the biggest events taking place on July 4th.

Other Malcolm Bertrams

Other Bertrams

Other Biographies

Created on Jun 04, 2020 by Daniel Pinna
See Success Stories
"Thank you for helping me find my family & friends again so many years after I lost them. I get the chance to remember them all this time later." Highlights of just a few of the many successes of sharing memories on AncientFaces. From reuniting lost or 'orphan' photos with their families, seeing faces of relatives for the first time, to the many connections made with family & friends. These special moments are why it's important we share.
Back to Top