Manuel Reyes (1913 - 2006)

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Manuel Reyes
1913 - 2006
updated February 06, 2019
Manuel Reyes was born on January 1, 1913. He died on February 16, 2006 at 93 years old. We know that Manuel Reyes had been residing in Palm Bay, Brevard County, Florida 32908.

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Manuel Reyes passed away on February 16, 2006 at 93 years old. He was born on January 1, 1913. There is no information about Manuel's family or relationships. We know that Manuel Reyes had been residing in Palm Bay, Brevard County, Florida 32908.
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In 1913, in the year that Manuel Reyes was born, 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 1926, when he was merely 13 years old, 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%).

In 1938, when he was 25 years old, on October 30th, a Sunday, The Mercury Theatre on the Air broadcast Orson Welles' special Halloween show The War of the World's. A clever take on H.G. Wells' novel, the show began with simulated "breaking news" of an invasion by Martians. Because of the realistic nature of the "news," there was a public outcry the next day, calling for regulation by the FCC. Although the current story is that many were fooled and panicked, in reality very few people were fooled. But the show made Orson Welles' career.

In 1941, he was 28 years old when on December 7th, the Japanese attacked the military base at Pearl Harbor, Hawaii. The surprise aerial attack damaged 8 U.S. battleships (6 later returned to service), including the USS Arizona, and destroyed 188 aircraft. 2,402 American citizens died and 1,178 wounded were wounded. On December 8th, the U.S. declared war on Japan and on December 11th, Germany and Italy (allies of Japan) declared war on the United States. World War II was in full swing.

In 1974, by the time he was 61 years old, on August 9th, Gerald R. Ford became the 38th President of the United States. He had been Vice President for 8 months when he became President due to the resignation of President Nixon.

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Born: around 1918
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Feb 11, 1911 - June 1984
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Apr 16, 1924 - Sep 30, 2004
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Jun 16, 1904 - Jul 23, 1993
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Damaso Reyes
Feb 12, 1928 - Aug 31, 1990
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