Michael Danek (1892 - 1966)

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Michael Danek
1892 - 1966
updated February 06, 2019
Michael Danek was born on January 28, 1892. He died in August 1966 at 74 years old. We know that Michael Danek had been residing in Chicago, Cook County, Illinois.


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Michael Danek died in August 1966 at 74 years old. He was born on January 28, 1892. We have no information about Michael's family. We know that Michael Danek had been residing in Chicago, Cook County, Illinois.
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In 1892, in the year that Michael Danek was born, on October 5th, the Dalton Gang was shot. The Gang was attempting to rob two banks - simultaneously - in Coffeyville Kansas but word spread of the robberies and townspeople with guns greeted them when they left the banks. Four members of the gang were killed - only Emmett Dalton survived his wounds and spent 14 years in prison.

In 1903, he was merely 11 years old when the Ford Motor Company was incorporated in June after Henry Ford left another car company he founded in 1901 (which became the Cadillac Motor Company). He began Ford Motor Company with $28,000 in cash from twelve investors, two of whom (the Dodge brothers) later began their own car company. Henry Ford improved on assembly line techniques and has been so successful that his family still controls a very popular Ford line of cars and trucks.

In 1923, when he was 31 years old, on August 2, President Warren G. Harding died in office, apparently of a heart attack. He was staying at the Palace Hotel in San Francisco after completing a nationwide tour. Suffering from cramps, indigestion, a fever and shortness of breath, his doctor thought he had food poisoning. After several days of being ill, he suddenly shuddered, slumped over, and died. There were rumors of foul play (some thought that his wife had poisoned him because of his affairs) but no evidence has ever been found.

In 1949, Michael was 57 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 1966, in the year of Michael Danek's passing, on September 8th, the first Star Trek episode, "The Man Trap," was broadcast on NBC. The plot concerned a creature that sucked salt from human bodies. The original series only aired for 3 seasons due to low ratings.

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Mar 19, 1921 - Dec 16, 1991
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Mar 29, 1919 - Oct 21, 2002
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Chicago, Illinois
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Mar 7, 1944 - Dec 11, 2009
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Feb 13, 1947 - Oct 10, 1998
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Marie A Danek
Dec 17, 1963 - May 20, 2007
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Mary C Danek
Feb 14, 1893 - Dec 26, 1987
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Mar 17, 1911 - January 1976
Maywood, Illinois
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May 27, 1893 - April 1975
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Dec 5, 1911 - December 1993
Chicago, IL
Milo M Danek
Jan 1, 1915 - May 10, 1990
Frank Danek
Aug 14, 1911 - Aug 22, 1991
Barbara Danek
Oct 11, 1940 - July 1980
Wheaton, Illinois
Stanley J Danek
Nov 15, 1941 - Oct 29, 1998
Henry E Danek
Sep 23, 1911 - Jan 21, 1997
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