Meyer Wisser (1908 - 1998)

Meyer Wisser
1908 - 1998
updated February 06, 2019
Meyer Wisser was born on March 13, 1908 in New York. He died on May 10, 1998 at age 90. We know that Meyer Wisser had been residing in Wilton, Fairfield County, Connecticut 06897.
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Meyer Wisser passed away on May 10, 1998 at age 90. He was born on March 13, 1908 in New York. There is no information about Meyer's family or relationships. We know that Meyer Wisser had been residing in Wilton, Fairfield County, Connecticut 06897.
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In 1908, in the year that Meyer Wisser was born, President Theodore Roosevelt held the White House Conservation Conference, which lead to the establishment of the National Conservation Commission. Preparing the first inventory of the United State's natural resources, the commission was divided into four parts: water, forests, lands, and minerals.

In 1928, he was 20 years old when aviatrix Amelia Earhart, age 31, became the first woman to fly solo across North America and back in August. In June, she had been part of a 3 man crew that flew the Atlantic Ocean but since she had no instrument training, she couldn't fly the plane - she kept the flight log. The North American flight became one of her many "firsts" as a female pilot.

In 1957, when he was 49 years old, on September 24th, the "Little Rock Nine" (nine African-American students) entered Little Rock High School. Arkansas Gov. Orval Faubus had previously prevented the students from entering the school at the beginning of the term with the Arkansas National Guard - they blocked the door. President Eisenhower ordered federal troops - the 101st Airborne Division of the United States Army - to guard the students and allow them entry.

In 1987, at the age of 79 years old, Meyer was alive when on October 19th, stock exchanges around the world crashed. Beginning in Hong Kong then spreading to Europe, the crash then hit the United States. It was called Black Monday. The Dow Jones fell 508 points to 1,738.74 (22.61%).

In 1998, in the year of Meyer Wisser's passing, on December 19th, the movie Titanic - based on the 1912 sinking of the ship and starring Leonardo DiCaprio and Kate Winslet - was released. Winning 11 Oscars, it was the first film to gross over a billion dollars and eventually grossed over $2 billion.

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