Michel N Degroot (1937 - 2009)

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Michel N Degroot
1937 - 2009
updated February 06, 2019
Michel N Degroot was born on September 13, 1937. He died on March 21, 2009 at 71 years old. We know that Michel N Degroot had been residing in San Diego, San Diego County, California 92123.


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Michel N Degroot died on March 21, 2009 at 71 years of age. He was born on September 13, 1937. There is no information about Michel's immediate family. We know that Michel N Degroot had been residing in San Diego, San Diego County, California 92123.
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In 1937, in the year that Michel N Degroot was born, on May 6th, the German zeppelin the Hindenburg caught fire and blew up. The Hindenburg was a passenger ship traveling to Frankfurt Germany. It tried to dock in New Jersey, one of the stops, and something went wrong - it blew up. Thirty-six people were killed out of the 97 on board - 13 passengers, 22 crewmen, and one ground worker. The reasons for the explosion are still disputed.

In 1940, by the time he was only 3 years old, on November 5th, President Franklin Roosevelt was elected to a third term, defeating Wendell Willkie of Indiana (a corporate lawyer). Roosevelt running for a third term was controversial. But the U.S. was emerging from the Great Recession and he promised that he would not involve the country in any foreign war (which of course changed when Japan bombed Pearl Harbor). Roosevelt defeated Willkie in the popular vote by 54.7 to 44.8% and in the Electoral College 449 to 82.

In 1960, by the time he was 23 years old, on May 1st, an American CIA U-2 spy plane, piloted by Francis Gary Powers, was shot down by a surface-to-air missile over the Soviet Union. Powers ejected and survived but was captured. The U.S. claimed that the U-2 was a "weather plane" but Powers was convicted in the Soviet Union of espionage. He was released in 1962 after 1 year, 9 months and 10 days in prison.

In 1987, at the age of 50 years old, Michel was alive when was the first time that a criminal in the United States - a serial rapist - was convicted through the use of DNA evidence.

In 1994, when he was 57 years old, on May 6th, former political prisoner, lawyer, and activist Nelson Mandela was elected the first black President of South Africa. He was 75 when he was elected and he served one five-year term.

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Helena Degroot
Apr 13, 1948 - Apr 12, 2010
Sun City, California
Albertine W Degroot
Mar 19, 1914 - Apr 2, 1997
Pahoa, HI
Ernest Degroot
Sep 22, 1910 - Jul 23, 2003
Chino, CA
Wilhelmina Degroot
Mar 22, 1911 - Jul 18, 1997
Murrieta, CA
Blanche Degroot
Mar 19, 1906 - March 1975
Bellevue, Washington
Eleanor Degroot
Aug 9, 1916 - March 1975
Jacobus Degroot
Mar 19, 1892 - September 1972
Guerneville, California
Estelle Degroot
Jul 10, 1887 - September 1967
Berkeley, California
Berenice Degroot
Jan 22, 1903 - December 1976
Lake Zurich, Illinois
Jacobus Degroot
Sep 5, 1921 - Sep 12, 2007
Visalia, CA
Eugene Degroot
Apr 10, 1911 - May 14, 1998
Pahoa, HI
Martha H Degroot
Mar 27, 1909 - Jun 20, 1994
Deer Park, WA
Bertha L Degroot
Aug 1, 1895 - Sep 15, 1966
Oakland, CA
Mark D Degroot
May 1, 1953 - Feb 4, 2005
Ruth Degroot
May 26, 1890 - July 1975
Venice, California
Cornelia Degroot
Jan 9, 1878 - April 1978
Martinez, California
Thomas S Degroot
Aug 31, 1955 - Feb 23, 2006
Hal Degroot
Jul 16, 1902 - October 1972
Fresno, California

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