Maria D Defelice (1898 - 1994)

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Maria D Defelice
1898 - 1994
updated February 06, 2019
Maria D Defelice was born on January 1, 1898. She died on February 20, 1994 at 96 years of age. We know that Maria D Defelice had been residing in .


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Maria D Defelice passed away on February 20, 1994 at 96 years of age. She was born on January 1, 1898. There is no information about Maria's surviving family. We know that Maria D Defelice had been residing in .
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In 1898, in the year that Maria D Defelice was born, on March 24th, Robert Allison of Pennsylvania became the first person to buy an American-built car. He bought a Winton, which he had seen in an advertisement in Scientific American. The Winton, built in Ohio, was made by hand and came with a leather roof, padded seats, gas lamps, and tires made by B.F. Goodrich.

In 1915, when she was 17 years old, in May, the RMS Lusitania was sunk by a German torpedo. The Lusitania was a British passenger ship that was sailing from New York to Liverpool England. She sank in 18 minutes - 1,198 died and 761 survived. While travelers were the main casualty - and commodity - the Lusitania did carry wartime weapons. "Remember the Lusitania" became the rallying cry of World War 1.

In 1930, at the age of 32 years old, Maria was alive when on August 6th, N.Y. Supreme Court Judge Joseph Crater went through papers in his office, destroyed some of them, withdrew all his money from the bank - $5,150, sold his stock, met friends at a restaurant for dinner and disappeared after getting into a taxi (or walking down the street - his friends' testimony later changed). His disappearance was reported to the police on September 3rd - almost a month later. His wife didn't know what happened, his fellow Justices had no idea, and his mistresses (he had several) said that they didn't know. While his disappearance was front page news, his fate was never discovered and after 40 years the case was closed, still without knowing if Crater was dead or alive.

In 1948, when she was 50 years old, on January 30th, Mahatma Gandhi was assassinated in New Delhi by a member of a Hindu nationalist party who thought that Gandhi was too accommodating to Muslims. The man, Nathuram Godse, shot Gandhi 3 times. He died immediately. The shooter was tried, convicted, and hung in November 1949.

In 1994, in the year of Maria D Defelice's passing, on May 6th, the Channel Tunnel or "Chunnel" was officially opened. The Chunnel is a railway tunnel beneath the English Channel that connects Great Britain to mainland France. Original plans for such a tunnel were developed in 1802 and approved by Napoleon Bonaparte but the British rejected the plan fearing that Napoleon would use the railway to invade.

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Sep 8, 1911 - Dec 21, 2003
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Jan 10, 1920 - Nov 29, 2009
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Oct 10, 1916 - May 3, 2004
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Jul 28, 1938 - Jul 25, 2011
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Oct 20, 1888 - November 1972
Andover, MA
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Jan 13, 1907 - September 1983
Norwich, CT
Domenic F Defelice
Jan 24, 1918 - Nov 28, 1998
Plymouth, MA
Dorothy E Defelice
May 23, 1920 - Dec 11, 2001
Plymouth, MA
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Mar 27, 1900 - June 1986
Norwood, MA
Gerardo Defelice
Mar 6, 1886 - January 1965
Bernice Defelice
Jun 1, 1913 - Dec 6, 2000
Danvers, MA
James Defelice
May 23, 1890 - December 1967
Lynn, MA
Angelina Defelice
Dec 4, 1922 - December 1995
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Dec 26, 1894 - December 1967
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