Oliver Darbeau (1922 - 1979)

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Oliver Darbeau
1922 - 1979
updated February 06, 2019
Oliver Darbeau was born on August 17, 1922. He died in January 1979 at age 56. We know that Oliver Darbeau had been residing in White Plains, Westchester County, New York 10607.

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Oliver Darbeau died in January 1979 at 56 years old. He was born on August 17, 1922. We are unaware of information about Oliver's immediate family. We know that Oliver Darbeau had been residing in White Plains, Westchester County, New York 10607.
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In 1922, in the year that Oliver Darbeau was born, from October 22nd - 29th, 3,000 men of Benito Mussolini's National Fascist Party marched on Rome. (Mussolini waited in Milan, he did not participate in the March.) The day after the March Mussolini went to Rome and the King of Italy handed over power to Mussolini, in part because he was supported by the military, the business class, and the right-wing factions of Italy.

In 1946, Oliver was 24 years old when pediatrician Dr. Benjamin Spock's book "The Common Sense Book of Baby and Child Care" was published. It sold half a million copies in the first six months. Aside from the Bible, it became the best selling book of the 20th century. A generation of Baby Boomers were raised by the advice of Dr. Spock.

In 1955, at the age of 33 years old, Oliver was alive when in January, President Eisenhower sent direct aid to South Vietnam. In February, U.S. advisors were sent to train troops.

In 1966, at the age of 44 years old, Oliver was alive when on July 1st, Medicare became available after President Johnson signed into law the Medicare Act in 1965. President Truman had received the first Medicare card since he had been the first to propose national healthcare law. insurance.

In 1979, in the year of Oliver Darbeau's passing, on November 4th, Iranian militant students seized the US embassy in Teheran and held 52 American citizens and diplomats hostage for 444 days. They were released at the end of the inauguration speech of the newly elected Ronald Reagan.

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