Michael Defrancesso (1902 - 1990)

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Michael Defrancesso
1902 - 1990
updated February 06, 2019
Michael Defrancesso was born on March 20, 1902. He died on February 9, 1990 at 87 years old. We know that Michael Defrancesso had been residing in Rochester, Monroe County, New York.

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Michael Defrancesso died on February 9, 1990 at 87 years old. He was born on March 20, 1902. We are unaware of information about Michael's family or relationships. We know that Michael Defrancesso had been residing in Rochester, Monroe County, New York.
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In 1902, in the year that Michael Defrancesso was born, the Bureau of the Census was established. This was the government department that was a boon to family historians - it, even now, is responsible for taking the census and provides demographic information and analyses about the population of the United States.

In 1924, when he was 22 years old, J. Edgar Hoover, at the age of 29, was appointed the sixth director of the Bureau of Investigation by Calvin Coolidge (which later became the Federal Bureau of Investigation). The Bureau had approximately 650 employees, including 441 Special Agents. A former employee of the Justice Department, Hoover accepted his new position on the proviso that the bureau was to be completely divorced from politics and that the director report only to the attorney general.

In 1953, when he was 51 years old, on July 27th, the Korean Armistice Agreement was signed. The Armistice was to last until "a final peaceful settlement is achieved". No peaceful settlement has ever been agreed upon.

In 1975, at the age of 73 years old, Michael was alive when on September 5th, Lynette "Squeaky" Fromme tried to assassinate President Ford in Sacramento, California. She failed when her gun wouldn't fire. President Ford escaped a second assassination attempt 17 days later on September 22 when Sarah Jane Moore tried to shoot him in San Francisco. A bystander saw her raise her arm, grabbed it, and the shot went wild.

In 1990, in the year of Michael Defrancesso's passing, after 27 years in prison, Nelson Mandela, the leader of the movement to end South African apartheid was released on February 11th 1990.

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