Oscar Lindberg (1896 - 1976)

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McKeesport, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania

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1896 - In the year that Oscar Lindberg was born, on January 28th, the first ticket for speeding - called "furious driving" - was issued. Walter Arnold of Kent England was fined 1 shilling plus costs - for going 8 mph. The speed limit was 2 mph.

1899 - Oscar was only 3 years old when on February 14th, the first voting machines were approved by Congress for use in federal elections. Several states were already using voting machines in their elections and the Federal government was finally convinced of their safety and accuracy.

1925 - At the age of 29 years old, Oscar was alive when gangster Al "Scarface" Capone took over the Chicago bootlegging racket at age 26. Previously right hand man to boss Johnny Torrio, Capone took over when Torrio was shot and severely injured and decided to resign. The bootlegging and brothel organization was massive and when asked what he did, Capone often replied "I am just a businessman, giving the people what they want".

1953 - Oscar was 57 years old when 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.

1976 - In the year of Oscar Lindberg's passing, on August 4th, a mysterious illness struck an American Legion convention in Philadelphia. Within a week, 25 people had died and 130 people had been hospitalized. It was the first known instance of what came to be called "Legionnaires Disease."

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Oscar Lindberg passed away in August 1976 at 79 years of age. No cause of death has been listed for Oscar. He was born on December 20, 1896. We have no information about Oscar's family or relationships. We know that Oscar Lindberg had been residing in McKeesport, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania.

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