Michael Tomczak (1900 - 1958)

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Michael Tomczak
1900 - 1958
updated February 06, 2019
Michael Tomczak was born on August 27, 1900. He died in January 1958 at 57 years of age.


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Michael Tomczak died in January 1958 at age 57. He was born on August 27, 1900. There is no information about Michael's family.
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In 1900, in the year that Michael Tomczak was born, the U.S. population exceeded 75 million, rising about 13 million from the 1890 census. 87.9% of the population was white, 11.6% was African-American, 0.7% was Hispanic, and 0.5% was Native American, Asian, and other minorities.

In 1923, by the time he was 23 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 1938, when he was 38 years old, on June 25th (a Saturday) the Fair Labor Standards Act was signed into law by President Roosevelt (along with 120 other bills). The Act banned oppressive child labor, set the minimum hourly wage at 25 cents, and established the maximum workweek at 44 hours. It faced a lot of opposition and in fighting for it, Roosevelt said "Do not let any calamity-howling executive with an income of $1,000 a day, ...tell you...that a wage of $11 a week is going to have a disastrous effect on all American industry."

In 1947, Michael was 47 years old when on April 15th, Jackie Robinson joined the Brooklyn Dodgers, playing first base. He was the first black man to play in the Major Leagues. Since the 1880's, professional baseball had been segregated and blacks played in the "Negro leagues". He went on to play for 10 years.

In 1958, in the year of Michael Tomczak's passing, on January 1st, the European Economic Community (Common Market) came into operation. The first members were France, West Germany, Italy, the Netherlands, Belgium, and Luxembourg. The Common Market was formed as a way to strengthen members' economies and deter wars in Europe.

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Apr 25, 1902 - February 1984
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Jul 5, 1915 - October 1994
Milwaukee, WI
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Jul 17, 1923 - Mar 15, 1996
Milwaukee, WI
Chester Tomczak
Aug 10, 1926 - Jun 18, 1993
Milwaukee, WI
Walter Tomczak
Mar 30, 1927 - August 1980
John Tomczak
Dec 10, 1888 - July 1979
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Prudence S Tomczak
Mar 7, 1943 - Dec 2, 2003
Constance Tomczak
Oct 31, 1885 - February 1975
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Vincent Tomczak
Jan 13, 1895 - September 1987
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Mary F Tomczak
Oct 16, 1916 - Apr 28, 1996
Milwaukee, WI
John Tomczak
Aug 18, 1918 - July 1977
Raymond H Tomczak
Jan 27, 1925 - Aug 19, 1996
Milwaukee, WI
Ralph F Tomczak
Apr 22, 1925 - Sep 25, 2000
King, WI
Phyllis Tomczak
Apr 3, 1916 - April 1980
Betty J Tomczak
Jan 17, 1930 - Mar 2, 2004
Milwaukee, WI
Raymond G Tomczak
Oct 18, 1939 - Jun 15, 2006
Wausau, WI
Maryann M Tomczak
Aug 2, 1947 - Nov 22, 2006
Waterford, WI
Helen Tomczak
Jan 5, 1918 - Jul 1, 1997
Greenwood, WI
Frank Tomczak
Nov 11, 1911 - December 1966
June v Tomczak
Aug 15, 1919 - Oct 15, 2001
Kansasville, WI

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Apr 25, 1902 - February 1984
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Feb 24, 1890 - March 1968
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Jan 10, 1908 - May 1981
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William Tomlinson
Jan 19, 1896 - February 1969
Kenosha, Wisconsin
Daniel Toner
May 25, 1898 - May 1981
Kenosha, Wisconsin
George Topel
Aug 25, 1892 - October 1963
Frank Torcaso
Aug 23, 1896 - August 1977
Fresno, California
Louis Torresin
Aug 30, 1897 - September 1971
Kenosha, Wisconsin
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Dec 5, 1907 - Nov 28, 1995
Kenosha, WI
Domenick Travanty
Sep 12, 1891 - September 1979
Kenosha, Wisconsin
John Travanty
Jun 1, 1894 - November 1967
Kenosha, Wisconsin
Wilson Turbey
Nov 5, 1912 - May 1983
Lake Worth, Wisconsin
Stanley W Pickos
Oct 11, 1909 - May 25, 1991
Herman M Piehl
Sep 13, 1901 - Nov 14, 1988
Kenosha, WI
William Piehl
Dec 8, 1890 - July 1971
Kenosha, Wisconsin
Mary Piepmeier
Jan 5, 1904 - December 1988
Racine, WI
Daniel Pierce
Nov 25, 1897 - June 1963
Lowell F Pierce
May 18, 1914 - Dec 14, 1994
Sterling, IL
Walter Pietkiewicz
Jul 26, 1896 - May 1972
Kenosha, Wisconsin
Walter Pietuch
Sep 22, 1887 - April 1966
Shiocton, Wisconsin
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