Oneil Ellis (1929 - 1994)

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Oneil Ellis
1929 - 1994
December 20, 1929
November 11, 1994
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Jersey City, Hudson County, New Jersey 07305
Oneil Ellis was born on December 20, 1929. Oneil died on November 11, 1994 at age 64. We know that Oneil Ellis had been residing in Jersey City, Hudson County, New Jersey 07305.
Updated: October 6, 2011
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Oneil Ellis passed away on November 11, 1994 at 64 years old. Oneil was born on December 20, 1929. We have no information about Oneil's surviving family. We know that Oneil Ellis had been residing in Jersey City, Hudson County, New Jersey 07305.

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In 1929, in the year that Oneil Ellis was born, on October 29th (Black Tuesday), the stock market crashed in the United States. Billions of dollars were lost and some investors committed suicide as a result, having lost their fortunes. This ushered in the 12 year, worldwide Great Depression.

In 1962, this person was 33 years old when lasting from October 16th - 28th, the Cuban Missile Crisis was the closest that the United States and the Soviet Union came to nuclear war. The Soviet Union had been installing a nuclear missile base in Cuba. The United States established a blockade to stop the base from being completed. Through secret negotiations, war was averted: the Soviet Union agreed to dismantle their weapons in Cuba and the United States agreed to never invade Cuba and to dismantle weapons in Turkey and Italy.

In 1979, at the age of 50 years old, Oneil was alive when on March 28th, a partial nuclear meltdown occurred at the power plant at Three Mile Island Pennsylvania. Radiation leaked into the environment, resulting in a rating of 5 on a scale of 7 ("Accident With Wider Consequences") . It ended up costing $1 billion to clean up the site.

In 1989, when this person was 60 years old, on January 20th, George Herbert Walker Bush became the 41st President of the United States. Previously Ronald Regan's Vice President, he ran against Michael Dukakis and won the popular vote by 53.4% to 45.6%.

In 1994, in the year of Oneil Ellis's passing, 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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